The Porsche 911 is indisputably one of the most celebrated vehicles in all of automotive history. Since its initial appearance in 1964, the Porsche 911 has featured an unconventional rear-engined layout, only adding to its popularity. The general shape of the iconic sports car has been preserved over the 911’s decades-long lifespan, proving itself as a timeless design that has burrowed its way into the hearts of auto enthusiasts everywhere.
Those looking to buy a Porsche 911 Carrera will be able to experience the culmination of decades of refinements in Porsche’s flagship vehicle. The 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet for sale featured an engine change from the outgoing model year. This refreshed model replaced the larger 3.8L naturally-aspirated engine with a smaller 3.0L twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine. Despite the smaller displacement, the Carrera S engine can output 420 horsepower and 368 lb-ft of torque, a 20 hp increase over the previous engine option. The smaller displacement also allows for better fuel economy with an impressive city/highway fuel economy of 22/28 mpg.
Optioned with the 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) dual-clutch transmission, this Porsche 911 Carrera for sale is capable of delivering the power behind the new 3.0L engine as quickly as possible. Porsche states that the official 0-60 mph time with the PDK is 3.9 seconds. However, many publications and owners have shown that it can achieve that speed in a blistering 3.2 seconds. Those looking to reach new heights will be pleased to know that this 911 Carrera S Cabriolet for sale can hit a top speed of 189 mph.