Stuttgart. Race drivers love sporty cars. Formula 1 pilot Adrian Sutil is particularly enthusiastic about the Porsche 911 Turbo. During a two-week test drive, the 25-year-old motorsport professional, who competes for the Formula 1 Force India squad, put the 480 hp sports car from Zuffenhausen through its paces, above all the driving dynamics.
“I have always wanted to drive a Porsche 911 Turbo. And the car has surpassed all my expectations by far,” concluded Adrian Sutil. “I was particularly impressed with the massive torque of the Turbo engine and the excellent handling at high speed. The car is easy to drive fast and is very comfortable over long distances.” The Formula 1 pilot also praised the Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB) in the Guards-red test car: “The deceleration is immense and above all constant. I only know such great brakes from race cars.”
Ex-factory, the Porsche 911 Turbo features all-wheel-drive with an electromagnetically controlled multiple plate clutch. With its six-speed manual gearbox, the 911 Turbo takes just 3.9 seconds for the sprint from 0 to 100 kph. Top speed is 310 kph.
* These data were obtained using the Euro 5 measurement method (715/2007/EC and 692/2008/EC) in the NEDC (New European Driving Cycle) with standard equipment. The information does not refer to an individual vehicle and is not part of the offer, but is simply provided so that comparisons can be made between different types of vehicle. Further, up to date information on the individual vehicles can be obtained from your Porsche Centre.
Consumption figures were obtained on the basis of standard equipment. Special equipment may affect consumption and performance.