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Porsche 911 Carrera

(1993 model)

Brief specs of 1993 Porsche 911 Carrera

2-door 2+2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve flat (horizontally opposed, boxer) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3600 cm3 / 219.7 cu in / 219.7 cu in, 202.8 kW / 272.0 hp / 272.0 hp @ 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm, 330.0 N·m / 243.4 lb·ft / 243.4 lb·ft @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 270 km/h / 168 mph / 168 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PorscheIssued from1993
Model911 CarreraIssued until
Serie911Number made
Model family993Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPorscheCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3750 l / 132.43 cu ft / 132.43 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4260 mm / 167.7 in / 167.7 inTotal (curb) weight1390 kg / 3064 lb / 3064 lb
Width1735 mm / 68.3 in / 68.3 inDry weight
Height1316 mm / 51.8 in / 51.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2272 mm / 89.4 in / 89.4 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1405 mm / 55.3 in / 55.3 inTowing weight
Track rear1445 mm / 56.9 in / 56.9 inWeight distribution (front)41.5 % / 41.5 % / 41.5 %
Ground clearance119 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity74 l / 16.2 UK gal / 19.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.88  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.94 m2 / 20.9 sq ft / 20.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typeflat (horizontally opposed, boxer) (Boxer, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerPorscheValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore100.0 mm / 3.94 in / 3.94 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke76.4 mm / 3.01 in / 3.01 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.31
Fuel supplyBo DME fuel inj.Engine displacement3600 cm3 / 219.7 cu in / 219.7 cu in
Engine Main bearings8Unitary capacity600.00 cm3/cylinder / 36.614 cu in/cylinder / 36.614 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.3 : 1
SumpdryMax. output power202.8 kW / 272.0 hp / 272.0 hp at 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque330.0 N·m / 243.4 lb·ft / 243.4 lb·ft at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)93.9 kW / 125.9 hp / 125.9 hp (est.)
CoolantairSpecific output56.3 kW/l / 1.238 bhp/cu in / 1.238 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque91.7 N·m/l / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed270 km/h / 168 mph / 168 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)5.40 s / 5.40 s / 5.40 sPower-to-weight ratio195.7 kW/ton / 148.3 bhp/ton / 148.3 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationrearEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock2.5Turning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Double wishbones, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/45-ZR17Tyres rear225/45-ZR17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Porsche 911 Carrera

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