2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS First Drive Specs | Edmunds.com

2011 Porsche 911 - Road Test Specs

2011 Porsche 911 Coupe

(3.8L 6-cyl. 6-speed Manual)


Year Make Model2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS (3.6L 6cyl Turbo 6M)
Vehicle Type2dr Coupe RWD
Estimated MSRP$245,000
Assembly locationStuttgart, Germany


ConfigurationLongitudinal, rear-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeTwin-turbocharged, port-injected gasoline flat-6
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,599cc (220cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)620 @ 6,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)516 @ 2,250
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSix-speed manual with console shifter
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=3.82; II=2.26; III=1.64; IV=1.29; V=1.06; VI=0.88; Reverse=2.86
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.89


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts with dual lower ball joints, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Steering typeHydraulic-assist speed-proportional rack-and-pinion steering
Tire make and modelMichelin Sport Cup
Tire typePerformance front and rear
Tire size, front245/35ZR19 Z
Tire size, rear325/30ZR19 Z
Wheel size, front19-by-9 inches
Wheel size, rear19-by-12 inches
Wheel materialForged aluminum
Brakes, front15-inch two-piece ventilated carbon-ceramic discs with 6-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear13.8-inch two-piece ventilated carbon-ceramic discs with 4-piston fixed calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)3.5

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,021
Length (in.)175.6
Width (in.)72.9
Height (in.)50.4
Wheelbase (in.)92.7
Track, front (in.)59.4
Track, rear (in.)61.2

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