Porsche 991.1 v 991.2 Carrera in numbers

Our Porsche 991.1 v 991.2 Carrera head-to-head is more than just a numbers game. The turbocharged driving experience is something that data alone does not attest for.

However, comparing the vital statistics of the Gen1 and Gen2 Porsche 991 Carreras does make for some interesting reading. Judge for yourself here:

Porsche 991.2 Carrera Porsche 991.1 Carrera
Capacity 2,981cc 3,436cc
Compression ratio 10.0:1 12.5:1
Power 370hp @ 6,500rpm 350hp @ 7,400rpm
Torque 450Nm @ 1,700-5,000rpm 390Nm @ 5,600rpm
Max. engine speed 7,500rpm 7,800rpm
0-62mph 4.2 seconds 4.4 seconds
Top speed 182mph 178mph
Drag coefficient 0.29 0.29
Wheelbase 2,450mm 2,450mm
Length 4,499mm 4,491mm
Width 1,808mm 1,808mm
Weight 1,450kg 1,400kg
Power-to-weight 259bhp/tonne 254bhp/tonne
Price Starting from £76,412 Starting from £71,449

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