With over 50 years of production to its name, the 911 has continued to impress even the most discerning sports car enthusiasts. Porsche continually pushes the limits of engineering, with each iteration materializing into something far more powerful than before. The 2017 911 Carrera 4 S is no different–a superb athlete at home on any road. Since the first 911 turbo debut circa 1974, the 911 continues to answer questions about the future of sports cars. How? Boldy going where no sports car has gone before.
In this latest version, power and efficiency are demonstrated by a 3.6-liter twin-turbo V6 capable of producing 420 hp at 6500 rpm. Controlled by Porsche's 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) with Auto Start Stop function the 14.75 ft can be propelled from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.0 seconds.The all-wheel drive coupe gets 21 mpg (city) and 28 mpg (highway) according to Porsche’s estimates.
This particular 911 is all wheel drive-perfect for driving all year round. The Porsche Traction Management (PTM) active all-wheel drive system transforms everyday driving into an unforgettable experience. The PTM system delivers the level of grit you can expect in all Porsche models and ensures the perfect distribution of torque at all times. The PTM includes an electronically variable, map-controlled multi-plate clutch, Automatic Brake Differential and Anti-Slip Regulation.
Versatile 20-inch wheels come standard with the 2017 911 4S, adding to its capability and safety factors. The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) provides the tools the check individual tire pressure through the 911's multi-purpose display, along with warnings if the tire pressure drops at all.
“The steering delivers immediate gratification that Jeff Bezos only fantasizes about offering Amazon customers. Both the steering wheel and brake pedals communicate clearly and this not only boosts confidence, but it also makes linking a series of corners into a smooth, almost serene experience..”
The rear engine sports car comes equipped with an impressive roster of safety features including 6-piston front, 4-piston rear, all aluminum fixed monobloc caliper, Brake discs with 350 mm (13.78 in.) diameter front and 330 mm (12.99 in.) diameter rear, ABS (integrated in PSM) and Pad wear sensors on every brake pad.
Highlights of standard features include:
Make your Porsche 911 4S uniquely yours with optional features such as Lane Change Assist (LCA), Sport Chrono Package, and the Burmester® High-End Surround Sound System.