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Porsche 911 GT3 RS

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

2-door 2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve flat (horizontally opposed, boxer) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3600 cm3 / 219.7 cu in / 219.7 cu in, 305.0 kW / 409.0 hp / 409.0 hp @ 7600 rpm / 7600 rpm / 7600 rpm, 405.0 N·m / 298.7 lb·ft / 298.7 lb·ft @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 310 km/h / 193 mph / 193 mph top speed, consumption 13.0 l/100km / 21.7 mpg-UK / 18.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PorscheIssued from2006
Model911 GT3 RSIssued until
Serie911Number made
Model family997Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPorscheCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4460 mm / 175.6 in / 175.6 inTotal (curb) weight1375 kg / 3031 lb / 3031 lb
Width1852 mm / 72.9 in / 72.9 inDry weight
Height1280 mm / 50.4 in / 50.4 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2360 mm / 92.9 in / 92.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1497 mm / 58.9 in / 58.9 inTowing weight
Track rear1558 mm / 61.3 in / 61.3 inWeight distribution (front)38.7 % / 38.7 % / 38.7 %
Ground clearanceFuel capacity105 l / 23.1 UK gal / 27.7 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.89  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.04 m2 / 22.0 sq ft / 22.0 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.61 m2 / 6.6 sq ft / 6.6 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)15.2 kW / 20.3 hp / 20.3 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typeflat (horizontally opposed, boxer) Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerPorscheValves per cylinder4
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 supplyDME fuel injectionEngine 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 ratio12.0 : 1
SumpdryMax. output power305.0 kW / 409.0 hp / 409.0 hp at 7600 rpm / 7600 rpm / 7600 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque405.0 N·m / 298.7 lb·ft / 298.7 lb·ft at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm8400 rpm / 8400 rpm / 8400 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)137.4 kW / 184.3 hp / 184.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output84.7 kW/l / 1.862 bhp/cu in / 1.862 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque112.5 N·m/l / 0.98 lb·ft/cu in / 0.98 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.92
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.44

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)3.10 s / 3.10 s / 3.10 sTop (maximal) speed310 km/h / 193 mph / 193 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio297.4 kW/ton / 225.4 bhp/ton / 225.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h4.20 s / 4.20 s / 4.20 sFuel consumption, City (urban)20.0 l/100km / 14.1 mpg-UK / 11.8 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)8.80 s / 8.80 s / 8.80 sFuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)9.0 l/100km / 31.4 mpg-UK / 26.1 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)13.0 l/100km / 21.7 mpg-UK / 18.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time12.20 s / 12.20 s / 12.20 s (top 117 km/h / 73 mph / 73 mph)Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions307 g/km / 494 g/mi / 494 g/mi
  Range808 km / 502 mi / 502 mi

Chassis

Engine locationrearEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock2.5Turning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strutSuspension rearIndependent, Multi-link
Wheels front8.5J x 19Wheels rear12J x 19
Tyres front235/35 ZR 19Tyres rear305/30 ZR 19
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front350 mm / 13.8 in / 13.8 inBrake diameter rear340 mm / 13.4 in / 13.4 in
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Porsche 911 GT3 RS

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