Luxury Automobiles

Speed Redefined: The 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo

The new 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo is the perfect speed machine. It looks lean and drives mean, two things that you always expect from a Porsche. With an enhanced design, the 2017 models also have a 20hp advantage over previous versions. You can choose from the Coupe and Cabriolet versions of the car, all these version now feature the Dynamic Boost function and Sport Chrono Package that improve the overall handling of the call. With the additional features set as a standard, the overall responsiveness of the car has also improved.

The 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo has an impressive 3.8 ltr 6 Cylinder twin turbo engine that enables a 540 hp output. The Turbo S version has a 580 hp output owing to new turbochargers with larger impellers. As a result of the powerful engine and aerodynamic shape the coupe can achieve a speed of 60mph from a stationary position in just 2.9 seconds, while the Turbo S achieves the same is just 2.8 seconds. Both versions also have an amazing top track speed with 911 Turbo clocking nearly 198mph while the 911 Turbo S clocking an impressive 205mph. The car definitely appeals to the rider who has an affinity to speed.

With Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM), you get a great balance between the agility and comfort of the car. An auto post-collision braking system and rear axle steering are now standard features with the car. A great feature however is the superb communication system integrated into the car. The Porsche Communication Management system is user friendly and is coupled with a state of the art touch-screen & navigation system. You can get real-time traffic information and can also pair the system with your smart phone giving you better access and control.

While the engine and performance of the car redefines your expectations, the appearance of the car is also worth a mention. The Turbo 911 has a distinctive design that are carried from the 2017 911 Carrera. The front fascia is new and with LED front lights gives you that exaggerated sports car feel. Equipped with 20-inch wheels you get the perfect racing machine in the form of the new 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo.

The new 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo Coupe versions are priced around $160,000 whereas the Turbo S versions cost around $30,000 additional. The cabriolet versions on the hand are priced at around $170,000 for the 911 Turbo and $200,000. You might have to pay an additional $1,000 as destination charge.

Jai Bhujwala

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