THE Porsche 911 Sport Classic it was finally revealed after we had already seen him several times in spy photos.
Based on the Porsche 911’s 992 generation – more specifically, the new 911 Sport Classic, based on the 911 Turbo S, is limited to 1250 units. Low figure but higher than the 2009 911 Sport Classic (997) 250 units.
Its design is inspired by the glorious past of the 911, as evidenced by spoiler The “Duck Tail” is inspired by the 911 Carrera 2.7 RS from 1973 or the 20 “front and 21” rear wheels that honor the 1967 911S.
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In addition, the 911 Sport Classic features double stripes painted on the body and numbered decals common to former racing cars. Finally, the exclusive elements of this limited set include golden logos and a carbon fiber reinforced hood.
Inside, the so-called “Pepita” pattern on the seats and door panels, as well as the two-tone leather upholstery, give the cab of the Porsche 911 Sport Classic a clear impression of the past.
Classic look, modern mechanics
As I mentioned, the new 911 Sport Classic is based on the 911 Turbo S, but it doesn’t share all the mechanics with it.
Yes, 3.7 l flat six The Biturbo is the same, but while the 911 Turbo S produces 650 hp and 800 Nm, the 911 Sport Classic has 550 hp and 600 Nm of torque.
The “good news” is that while the Turbo S is only available with all-wheel drive and automatic transmission, the 911 Sport Classic “draws inspiration from the past to the heart” and comes with a seven-speed manual transmission and rear-wheel drive. .
In terms of performance, Stuttgart’s new proposal reaches 0-100 km / h in 4.1 seconds and reaches a top speed of 315 km / h.
Finally, the 911 Sport Classic comes standard with Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) adaptive damping system, sports suspension that reduces ground clearance by 10 mm, ceramic brakes, Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control (PDCC), Sport Chrono package and a louder exhaust system.
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When the first units are delivered in July, the new 911 Sport Classic will now be available for order in Portugal and will be available from € 331,353.