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Porsche 911 Targa 4

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Porsche 911 Targa 4

2-door 2+2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve flat (horizontally opposed, boxer) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3596 cm3 / 219.4 cu in / 219.4 cu in, 239.4 kW / 321.0 hp / 321.0 hp @ 6800 rpm / 6800 rpm / 6800 rpm, 370.0 N·m / 272.9 lb·ft / 272.9 lb·ft @ 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, all wheel drive, 280 km/h / 174 mph / 174 mph top speed, consumption 11.3 l/100km / 25.0 mpg-UK / 20.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PorscheIssued from2006
Model911 Targa 4Issued until
Serie911Number made
Model family997Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPorscheCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber 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) weight1510 kg / 3329 lb / 3329 lb
Width1852 mm / 72.9 in / 72.9 inDry weight
Height1310 mm / 51.6 in / 51.6 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2350 mm / 92.5 in / 92.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1488 mm / 58.6 in / 58.6 inTowing weight
Track rear1548 mm / 60.9 in / 60.9 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity67 l / 14.7 UK gal / 17.7 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.88  

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 constructionaluminium block & headBore96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.8 mm / 3.26 in / 3.26 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.16
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement3596 cm3 / 219.4 cu in / 219.4 cu in
Engine Main bearings7Unitary capacity599.33 cm3/cylinder / 36.573 cu in/cylinder / 36.573 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.3 : 1
SumpdryMax. output power239.4 kW / 321.0 hp / 321.0 hp at 6800 rpm / 6800 rpm / 6800 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque370.0 N·m / 272.9 lb·ft / 272.9 lb·ft at 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm7300 rpm / 7300 rpm / 7300 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)119.5 kW / 160.3 hp / 160.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output66.6 kW/l / 1.463 bhp/cu in / 1.463 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque102.9 N·m/l / 0.90 lb·ft/cu in / 0.90 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driveall wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.88
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed280 km/h / 174 mph / 174 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio212.6 kW/ton / 161.1 bhp/ton / 161.1 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h5.30 s / 5.30 s / 5.30 sFuel consumption, City (urban)16.6 l/100km / 17.0 mpg-UK / 14.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)11.60 s / 11.60 s / 11.60 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)11.3 l/100km / 25.0 mpg-UK / 20.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions272 g/km / 438 g/mi / 438 g/mi
  Range593 km / 369 mi / 369 mi

Chassis

Engine locationrearEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning 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 18Wheels rear11J x 18
Tyres front235/40 ZR 18Tyres rear295/35 ZR 18
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front318 mm / 12.5 in / 12.5 inBrake diameter rear299 mm / 11.8 in / 11.8 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Porsche 911 Targa 4

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