The new Porsche 911 (type 992) is unveiled at the salon of Los Angeles 2018. Developing 450 hp in its ” S ” version, it is proposed in France from 122 255 euros.
The new Porsche 911 (992) made its world premiere at the occasion of the exhibition of Los Angeles 2018. This eighth generation is the best of the technological equipment and to gain even more power. Check out all the info on the new 911 as well as the prices for the French market.
The new Porsche 911 is one of the major stars in this show of Los Angeles 2018. This 8th generation (known as 992) respects the tradition of the model being very close to the previous version (generation 991). We found a design very similar with the optical round and the wings are very well marked. But the new 911 has some changes like the door handles were now flush, new rear lights joined by a strip of LED on all versions or a new rear apron pierced by an imposing dual exhaust.
Also note the notch marked on the front cover which is reminiscent of the design of the original model, as well as the wheel arches widened to allow the installation of the new 20-inch rims at the front and 21 inch at the rear.
The new Porsche 911 to the digital age The new 911 carries several screens, including a touch of 10.9 inches.
On board, the new 911 comes in the digital age. The tachometer central is surrounded by two screens to digital, while the aerators had to be moved to the bottom of the center console to be able to integrate thetouch screen of 10.9 inches. The new multimedia system is gaining speed, and integrates a navigation system connected. Porsche also offers several connected applications :
- Porsche Road Trip offers a selection of the most beautiful roads in the world to arrange tours, or even a selection of hotels, restaurants on the route.
- Porsche 360+ wants to be like a smart personal assistant offering ” exceptional experiences “, says the brand in its press release.
- Porsche Impact is an application that we would not have thought to find on a 911. It indicates to the driver the amount of CO2 emitted by the car !
Compared to the previous generation, Porsche has reduced the number of controls on the central console, and designed a new gear lever, much smaller than the old one.
The air conditioning controls are located on the central console. The gear lever is thinner than before.
More power for the new 911
In its ” S ” version, the only unveiled to this day, the new 911 gains in power. The flat 6 turbocharged goes to 450 bhp (30 bhp more than before) thanks to the optimization of the injection system and a new pattern of turbos. The transmission is ensured by a new dual clutch transmission and 8-speed.
Side performance, the new 911 Carrera S and 911 Carrera 4S cut down the 0 to 100 km/h in less than 4 s. compared to the previous generation, the gain is estimated to be 0.4 s or 0.6 s with the pack Sport Chrono option. Porsche announces an average fuel consumption below 9 l/100 km for the Carrera S, according to the NEDC cycle-correlated.
Carrera S Porsche 911
Carrera 4S Power 450 hp Box Car. Dual-clutch transmission,
8-speed Transmission To the rear wheels To all 4 wheels 0 to 100 km/h in 3.7 s 3.6 s, a maximum Speed of 308 km/h 306 km/h Consumption average of 8.9 l/100 km 9.0 l/100 km
New technological equipment
The new Porsche 911 is full of new technological equipment and driving aids. For example, the adaptive cruise control with ” Stop and Go “, the emergency stop automatic, night vision or the new mode of conduct ” Wet Mode “. Delivered in series, the latter allows to optimize the responsiveness of aid to the road when the pavement is wet.
Notice the integration of the third brake light in the center of the air vent.
The price of the new Porsche 911 (992)
The new Porsche 911 (992) is already available for order on the French market. The 911 Carrera S is proposed from 122 255 euros, while the 911 Carrera 4S starts at 130 175 euros. Compared to the old 911 type 991, the price increase is
respectively of 7, 680, and 8 160 euros.