Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (base model) and Carrera 4 Cabriolet are powered by 3.6L 6-cylinder boxer engine, which delivers a maximum output of 345 hp @ 6500 rpm and a peak torque of 390 Nm @ 4400 rpm. The base model of the convertible accelerates from rest to 100km/h in just 5.1 seconds and reaches a top speed of 289 km/h. 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet variant accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 5.3 seconds and delivers a top speed of 284 km/h. The other two variants of the convertible - 911 Carrera S Cabriolet and 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet are powered by 3.8L 6-cylinder boxer engine, which pumps out a power of 385 hp @ 6500 rpm and a maximum torque of 420 Nm @ 4400 rpm. Both the models accelerate from rest to 100 km/h in just 4.9 seconds. The 911 Carrera S Cabriolet variant delivers a top speed of 302 km/h, whereas the 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet model's top speed is 297 km/h.
Design And Comfort
Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet is similar to its coupe sibling, except the fact that the former is a convertible. The retractable soft top opens and closes within 20 seconds (approx). The roof can be operated even when the vehicle is being driven at a speed of 50 km/h. 911 Carrera Cabriolet gets a fabric hood, which contributes to make it lightweight and provides the low center of gravity needed by a sports car. The jewel-like additional head lights provide extra visibility, with brightness that is not provided by the regular halogen lamps. In the rear end, the stainless twin tail pipes and stylish tail lights cluster add to the dynamic look of the convertible. The car also promises ultimate open-top driving experience.
The cabin of Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet provides all the storage spaces, designed from the driver's perspective. Twin cup holders are neatly placed behind the dashboard trim. The glove compartment is spacious enough, with special storage facility for CDs. There is a storage compartment in the center console. The two-seater vehicle also provides a luggage compartment in the rear side, along with a Surround Sound music system. A detachable wind deflector is fitted in all the models of the convertible.
Ride And Handling
The finely tuned suspension system - McPherson Strut in the front and multi-link suspension in the rear axle - provide for excellent stability and handling of Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet. The vehicle is lightweight, which adds to the effortless driving. It gets advanced Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPM), which detects when the tyres are flat. The automobile is also equipped with sensors, which monitor the movement of its body, in case of heavy acceleration as well as while driving on uneven roads.
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The advanced safety features of Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet provide high level of security to its occupants. The latest models of the convertible are characterized by high torsional rigidity and flexural strength. The roll-over protection system deploys automatically in case the vehicle overturns during an accident. The roll-over bars are deployed within a fraction of a second, in case of an emergency. Apart from this, the 911 Carrera Cabriolet is equipped with airbags for the driver and co-driver, apart from Antilock-Braking System (ABS) and Vehicle Tracking System.
Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet Price, Variants And Color
Apart from the base model, Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet comes in three other models, including the 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet and 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet. The base modelbriolet is priced at Rs 86 lakh (approx), while the 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet costs Rs 91 lakh (approx). The 911 Carrera S Cabriolet comes with a price tag of Rs 96 lakh (approx) and 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet will require you to shell out around Rs. 1 crore. 911 Carrera Cabriolet is available in a wide range of colors, both solid and metallic. The solid colors are Black, Guards Red, Carrara White and Speed Yellow. Metallic colors assigned for the car include Basalt Black, Arctic Silver, Midnight Blue, Ruby Red, Macadamia, Meteor Gray, Aqua Blue, Porsche Racing Green. Apart from this, special exteriors colors are also available for the car, which include Cream White, GT Silver Metallic, Atlas Grey Metallic, Malachite Green Metallic and Nordic Gold Metallic.
Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet Mileage
Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet is as similar as of its coupe model and gives an average mileage of 6-8 kmpl.