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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Engines


The engine has been the character-defining feature of every 911 since 1963. And on the new 911 Targa 4 models, it’s no different. The 6-cylinder boxer engine, positioned low down at the rear of the car, succeeds in uniting two characteristics that are normally mutually exclusive – performance and...

Fuel consumption* of the 911 models: Urban in l/100 km (mpg) 18.9 (15.0)-11.3 (25.0); Extra urban in l/100 km (mpg) 8.9 (32.0)-6.6 (42.8); Combined in l/100 km (mpg) 12.4 (23.0)-8.2 (34.4); CO2 emissions in g/km 289-191.

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Efficiency-enhancing measures

Efficiency-enhancing measures

At Porsche, reducing fuel consumption is part and parcel of performance. It goes without saying, therefore, that efficiency technologies are standard features on the 911 Targa 4 models and form an integral part of the vehicle concept.

Whenever the car comes to a stop, the auto start/stop function...

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Coasting


The coasting function available with Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) enables you to save even more fuel where the situation allows. The engine is decoupled from the transmission to prevent deceleration caused by engine braking. In this way, optimum use is made of the vehicle’s momentum, allowing it to...

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - 7-speed Manual Transmission

7-speed Manual Transmission

Pure, direct, precise. Short shift movements and an optimum transition from one gear to the next. That’s exactly what you would expect of a Porsche manual transmission.

What you might not have expected is a 7-speed manual transmission that combines a high level of sporty performance with an equally...

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Available as an option for all new 911 Targa 4 models is 7-speed PDK featuring manual and automatic modes. It facilitates extremely fast gear changes with no interruption in the flow of power, while at the same time improving acceleration.

Gears 1 to 6 have a sports ratio and top speed is reached in...

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Exhaust system

Exhaust system

The exhaust system of the 911 models has been redesigned – acoustics included. The stainless steel exhaust system comprises two distinctive and independent exhaust tracts. A selectable twin-tube sports exhaust system featuring distinctive polished stainless steel tailpipes is available as an option...

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Direct Fuel Injection (DFI)

Direct Fuel Injection (DFI)

DFI delivers fuel directly into the combustion chamber with millisecond precision. The spray and cone angles of the multi-hole injectors have been optimized for torque, power output, fuel consumption, emissions and efficient combustion.

With Direct Fuel Injection, the engine management system...

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Porsche 911 Targa 4S - Porsche Traction Management (PTM)

Porsche Traction Management (PTM)

Sports car aesthetes will love this topic. Because it’s all about curves. And sport. And the enhanced Porsche Traction Management (PTM) is in control of both. Fitted as standard, PTM is an active allwheel- drive system with an electronically variable map-controlled multi-plate clutch, automatic...

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