New light-weight sports activities automotive: Porsche 911 Carrera T

Porsche is including to the 911 household with the light-weight sports activities automotive, the 911 Carrera T. The letter “T” stands for touring and describes fashions that supply a purist driving expertise with exceptionally sporty gear.


The usual 911 T contains a seven-speed handbook gearbox. An eight-speed PDK can also be obtainable. The rear seats are omitted. That includes a PASM sports activities suspension with 10-mm-lowering and lowered insulation, the brand new 911 Carrera T is the epitome of purism and exhilarating driving pleasure. You possibly can really feel it on winding mountain and nation roads – and you’ll hear it too. The sound of the six-cylinder boxer engine is now an much more placing presence within the inside.

Normal with PASM sports activities suspension and Sport Chrono package deal

The brand new 911 Carrera T slots in between the 911 Carrera and the 911 Carrera S. The Carrera T takes its biturbo engine with 283 kW (385 PS; 911 Carrera T fashions: Gas consumption* mixed (WLTP) 10.9 – 10.3 l/100 km , CO₂ emissions* mixed (WLTP) 247 – 233 g/km, Gas consumption* mixed (NEDC) 10.2 – 9.5 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* mixed (NEDC) 232 – 217 g/km) and 450 Newton meters of torque , and which accelerates the sports activities automotive from zero to 100 km/h in 4.5 seconds and to a high pace of 291 km/h, from the entry-level 911. The usual gear from the Carrera S with a handbook transmission is augmented by Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV) with a mechanical rear differential lock.

The 911 Carrera T additionally comes customary with the Sport Chrono package deal and the PASM sports activities suspension (-10 mm) – options that solely the Carrera T gives together with the 385-PS engine. That is obtainable as an choice within the 911 Carrera S. On request, the Carrera T can be ordered with the optionally available rear-axle steering, which can also be usually reserved for fashions from the Carrera S and up.

T-specific gear options embody 20- and 21-inch Titanium Grey Carrera S wheels in back and front, respectively, with 245/35 (entrance) and 305/30 (rear) sized tires. The 911 Carrera T additionally comes customary with the GT sports activities steering wheel, sports activities exhaust system and Sports activities Seats Plus (four-way, electrical). Weighing simply 1,470 kg, the 911 Carrera T with a handbook transmission is the lightest collection 911 with the entry-level engine, coming in 35 kg lighter than the 911 Carrera with a regular eight-speed PDK. Within the 911 Carrera, the handbook transmission is not obtainable. Past the omitted again seats and lowered insulation, light-weight glass and a light-weight battery shave off much more weight.

Touring automotive idea profitable throughout a number of mannequin strains

The “T” within the mannequin designation of the Porsche 911 Carrera T stands for touring and traces its historical past again to the homologation of the 911 T as a touring automotive in 1968. This primary 911 T was supplied till 1973, and in 2017 Porsche revived the purist 911 variant with the 911 Carrera T of the 991 mannequin line. Since then, the idea of the stripped-down, but exceptionally sporty setup has been efficiently dropped at different mannequin strains with the 718 Cayman T, the 718 Boxster T and the Macan T.

Unique particulars in and out

On the outside, the Porsche 911 Carrera T stands out from the remainder of the mannequin line with Darkish Grey accentuating particulars. Contrasting components resembling the highest and backside trim on the outside mirrors, the brand new door logos and the rear logos, and the trim strips on the rear lid grille function Agate Grey. The windscreen additionally contains a grey high tint. The tailpipes of the sports activities exhaust system are in high-gloss black. All of it provides the brand new 911 Carrera T an much more extroverted and dynamic look.

The automotive’s sportiness is underscored within the inside by the usual four-way Sports activities Seats Plus. Ornamental trim in matte black and ornamental inlays in high-gloss black spherical off the T inside. Clients looking for much more distinctiveness can select the optionally available Carrera T inside package deal. On this case, they obtain further security belts within the contrasting colours Slate Grey or Lizard Inexperienced.

The identical goes for the ornamental stitching, the 911 brand embossed within the headrests and the stripes down the seat centres. The ground mats additionally supply the brand and stitching within the contrasting colours of Lizard Inexperienced and Slate Grey as an choice.

Small however beautiful choice of choices and colours

The 911 Carrera T gives optionally available Adaptive Sports activities Seats Plus (18-way, electrical) in addition to the even sportier and exceptionally light-weight full bucket seats that includes Race Tex seat centres. The Carrera T inside package deal is obtainable with an optionally available prolonged leather-based inside. The armrests on the door panels and middle console are additionally in leather-based, together with the higher components of the dashboard and door panel trim.

The brand new 911 Carrera T is on the market within the 4 stable colours Black, White, Guardsred and Racing Yellow in addition to within the 4 metallic finishes Deep Black, Gentian Blue, Ice Grey and GTsilver. Accessible particular colours are Chalk, Ruby Star Neo, Carmine Pink, Shark Blue and Python Inexperienced. Patrons of the 911 Carrera T even have the choice of utilizing the Paint to Pattern program, which gives paintwork in over 110 obtainable shade tones.

Data

The Porsche 911 Carrera T will exit to sellers in February 2023 and could be ordered now. The value in Germany begins at € 123,845 together with VAT and country-specific gear.