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Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM) is fitted as standard. This system automatically maintains stability, even at the limits of dynamic driving performance. Sensors continuously monitor the speed, yaw velocity and lateral acceleration of the car. Using this information, PSM is able to calculate the actual direction of travel at any given moment. If the car begins to oversteer or understeer, PSM applies selective braking on individual wheels in order to restore stability.

When accelerating on wet or low-grip road surfaces, PSM improves traction – as well as agility and safety – using the automatic brake differential (ABD) and anti-slip regulation (ASR). Integrated ABS is designed to minimise braking distances.

Prefer an ever sportier drive? PSM can be switched off. For your safety, however, PSM remains set to intervene if the vehicle is braked and ABS assistance is required. ABS and ABD remain switched on at all times. Also included with PSM are engine drag torque control (EDC), precharging of the brake system and brake assist. If you suddenly release the accelerator pedal, PSM automatically prepares for your next action: the braking system is precharged so that the brake pads are already in light contact with the brake discs. Maximum braking power is therefore achieved much sooner. Brake assist detects a panic braking situation and generates the brake pressure required for maximum deceleration.

In brief, PSM increases stability and safety – while providing the agility that you expect of a Porsche.

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Idea

Idea

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Character

Character

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Exterior

Exterior

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Interior

Interior

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Performance

Performance

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Boxer engines

Boxer engines

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Efficiency

Efficiency

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Coasting

Coasting

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Manual gearbox

Manual gearbox

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Sport button

Sport button

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Exhaust system

Exhaust system

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Direct fuel injection (DFI)

Direct fuel injection (DFI)

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - VarioCam Plus

VarioCam Plus

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Integrated dry-sump lubrication

Integrated dry-sump lubrication

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Steering

Steering

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Sport Chrono Package

Sport Chrono Package

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Dynamic gearbox mounts

Dynamic gearbox mounts

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV)

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Wheels + TPM

Wheels + TPM

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Braking system

Braking system

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Lights

Lights

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Airbags

Airbags

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Roll-over protection

Roll-over protection

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Engineered body design

Engineered body design

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Anti-theft protection

Anti-theft protection

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Interior

Interior

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Burmester® High-End Surround Sound-System

Burmester® High-End Surround Sound-System

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - BOSE® Surround Sound System

BOSE® Surround Sound System

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Steering wheels

Steering wheels

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Seats

Seats

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Leather package

Leather package

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Air conditioning system

Air conditioning system

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Mobile phone / Bluetooth® connection

Mobile phone / Bluetooth® connection

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Assistance systems

Assistance systems

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Additional Features

Additional Features

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Hood

Hood

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Transport

Transport

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Exhaust emission control

Exhaust emission control

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Recycling

Recycling

Porsche Porsche Stability Management (PSM) - Fuel

Fuel