Porsche is trying to make this car more compatible with more tastes and budgets by offering different versions of the popular 911 model. Following the introduction of the GT3 Turing version in recent days, it is now time for the Carrera GTS version of this iconic model to make the new 911 family more crowded and diverse. This version falls between the Carrera S and the turbo versions.
Compared to the Carrera S, the new version of the GTS has more power and a sportier performance. Powering this version is the same 3-liter inline six-cylinder twin-turbo engine from Porsche, this engine is tuned so that the GTS can produce 473 horsepower and 569 Nm of torque. It is worth mentioning that this generation of GTS has 30 horsepower compared to the output of the Carrera S engine and 23 horsepower compared to the previous generation GTS.
Power transmission on the 911 Carrera GTS 2022 is assigned to an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic or a seven-speed manual. For faster shifts, Porsche has reduced the displacement of the manual transmission shifter by 10 mm. This version of the 911 will be sold in rear differential and dual differential versions, as well as coupe, cabriolet and targa rooms. It is important to note that the Targa 4 GTS will only be available with two differentials.
According to Porsche, the Carrera 4 GTS, if equipped with an automatic transmission, accelerates to 100 km / h in 3.3 seconds, which is 0.3 seconds faster than the previous generation. Prices for the Carrera GTS, the cheapest version of the series, start at $ 136,700. A higher class is the Carrera 4 GTS, which is priced at $ 144,000.
Fans of the Carrera GTS Convertible must save $ 149,500, while the Carrera 4 GTS Convertible is priced at $ 156,800. For the beautiful Targa 4 GTS model, you should have $ 156,800 in bank savings! You can see the price list of different versions briefly below.
911 Carrera GTS – $ 136,700
911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet – $ 149,500
911 Carrera 4 GTS – $ 144,000
911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet – $ 156,800
911 Targa 4 GTS – $ 156,800
The new GTS series comes with the SportDesign package and is accurately recognizable by the black components such as the spoiler, the middle of the rims, the air conditioning grille and the GTS logo mounted on the door and back of the car. Matte taillights and standard LED lights equipped with Dynamic Light System Plus are other features of this series. The Targa 4 GTS is also distinguished from its counterparts by its bars and bold letters.
Inside the GTS Series cabin, the GT Sport steering wheel, Sport Chrono package and Sport Seats Plus seats with four-way adjustment are used and the Porsche Track Precision app is standard. The use of Race-Tex special material in parts such as the center of the seats, steering wheel, door handles, under-elbows, gear lever and dashboard compartment door are other notable features in the cabin of this series.
The 911 GTS 2022 will arrive with the latest generation of Porsche Infotainment system, called Porsche Communication Management
In addition to upgrading the engine and face, the GTS series has also been revised in terms of suspension and its height has been reduced by 10 mm. In parallel with the increase in engine output, the braking system has also been strengthened and in fact turbo series brakes have been used in this version.
For this series of 911 Lightweight packages can be ordered, which if selected, will reduce the overall weight of the car by about 25 kg. This package includes carbon fiber seats, windows and a lighter battery, and the rear seats can be removed by ordering them! As announced, Porsche will begin delivering the GTS series in the United States early next year.