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ATLANTA, GEORGIA, August 6, 2003 - Porsche launched it will produce a particular 40th Anniversary 911 model in recognition of first associated with very first Porsche 911 on 1963 Frankfurt engine Show (IAA). Become revealed the following month at 2003 IAA, the commemorative design is founded on the current rear-wheel drive Porsche 911 Carrera but offers more horsepower, improved handling functions, and special interior and outside styling.
The 40th Anniversary 911's 3.6-liter flat-six motor creates 345 horsepower (DIN), 25 horsepower significantly more than the beds base design 911. Because of this, the design is just one 2nd quicker compared to the regular 911 from 0 to 120 miles per hour (200 km/h) with an occasion of 16.5 moments. The automobile's top track speed, 180 mph (290 km/h), causes it to be the second fastest non-turbocharged model in today's 911 range.
Aggressive sport suspension settings make it possible to boost the 40th Anniversary 911's management. Combined with standard electronic Porsche Stability control (PSM) system, one more mechanical rear-axle differential lock provides better yet traction and maximum speed potential.
The 40th Anniversary 911's identifying styling functions feature GT silver metallic external paint shade (unique for this design additionally the Carrera GT), front cooling atmosphere openings adopted from the 911 Turbo, human anatomy shade air intake grills, left and right sill trims, an aluminum "911" logo design regarding motor cover, shot-blasted, polished 18-inch Carrera wheels, and high-gloss polished exhaust tailpipes. A sliding sunroof, bi-xenon headlights with dynamic ray direction control and a headlight cleaning system finish the typical external features.
The inside is cut in naturally soft dark gray leather. Other interior details include recreation seating with two-stage heating; center console, seat backs and dashboard groove trim strips and handbrake lever side covers completed in GT silver metallic; aluminum-finish instrument switch rings; and a numbered "911 40th Anniversary" plaque on the center system.
Porsche will create only one, 963 40th Anniversary 911 designs. It'll be available to the North American market in November 2003 with a base U.S. cost of $89, 800 ($131, 450 Canadian).
Porsche Cars the united states, Inc. (PCNA), located in Atlanta, Ga., and its particular subsidiary, Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd., would be the exclusive importers of Porsche cars when it comes to US and Canada. A wholly owned, indirect subsidiary of Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG, PCNA employs roughly 200 people who provide Porsche cars, parts, advertising and marketing and training because of its 204 U.S. and Canadian dealers. They, consequently, supply Porsche proprietors with best-in-class service.