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Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Tiptronic

(2005 model)

Brief specs of 2005 Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Tiptronic

2-door 2+2-seater drophead coupé (convertible coupé), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve flat (horizontally opposed, boxer) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3824 cm3 / 233.4 cu in / 233.4 cu in, 261.0 kW / 350.0 hp / 350.0 hp @ 6600 rpm / 6600 rpm / 6600 rpm, 400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft @ 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 285 km/h / 177 mph / 177 mph top speed, consumption 11.6 l/100km / 24.4 mpg-UK / 20.3 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PorscheIssued from2005
Model911 Carrera S Cabriolet TiptronicIssued until
Serie911Number made
Model family997Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPorscheCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typedrophead coupé (convertible coupé)Number of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4427 mm / 174.3 in / 174.3 inTotal (curb) weight1620 kg / 3571 lb / 3571 lb
Width1808 mm / 71.2 in / 71.2 inDry weight
Height1300 mm / 51.2 in / 51.2 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2350 mm / 92.5 in / 92.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1486 mm / 58.5 in / 58.5 inTowing weight
Track rear1516 mm / 59.7 in / 59.7 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity64 l / 14.1 UK gal / 16.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.88  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.29Frontal area (A)2.00 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.58 m2 / 6.2 sq ft / 6.2 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.4 kW / 19.3 hp / 19.3 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typeflat (horizontally opposed, boxer) Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerPorscheValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionaluminium block & headBore99.0 mm / 3.90 in / 3.90 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.8 mm / 3.26 in / 3.26 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.2
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement3824 cm3 / 233.4 cu in / 233.4 cu in
Engine Main bearings7Unitary capacity637.33 cm3/cylinder / 38.892 cu in/cylinder / 38.892 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.8 : 1
SumpdryMax. output power261.0 kW / 350.0 hp / 350.0 hp at 6600 rpm / 6600 rpm / 6600 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft at 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm7300 rpm / 7300 rpm / 7300 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)125.1 kW / 167.7 hp / 167.7 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output68.2 kW/l / 1.500 bhp/cu in / 1.500 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque104.6 N·m/l / 0.91 lb·ft/cu in / 0.91 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed285 km/h / 177 mph / 177 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio216.1 kW/ton / 163.7 bhp/ton / 163.7 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h5.40 s / 5.40 s / 5.40 sFuel consumption, City (urban)17.9 l/100km / 15.8 mpg-UK / 13.1 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)12.00 s / 12.00 s / 12.00 sFuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)8.4 l/100km / 33.6 mpg-UK / 28.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.6 l/100km / 24.4 mpg-UK / 20.3 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions283 g/km / 455 g/mi / 455 g/mi
  Range552 km / 343 mi / 343 mi

Chassis

Engine locationrearEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock2.5Turning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Multi-link, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front8J x 19Wheels rear11J x 19
Tyres frontMichelin Pilot Sport N1 235/35 ZR 19Tyres rearMichelin Pilot Sport N1 295/30 ZR 19
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front330 mm / 13.0 in / 13.0 inBrake diameter rear330 mm / 13.0 in / 13.0 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Tiptronic

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