2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S (Midyear Redesign) Coupe 3.8L 6-cyl. 7-speed Manual Features and Specs

2012 Porsche 911 Coupe - Features & Specs

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Carrera S (Midyear Redesign) Coupe

(3.8L 6-cyl. 7-speed Manual)

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  • FUEL ECONOMY (CTY/HWY) Not Available
  • CAR TYPE Coupe
  • TRANSMISSION 7-speed Manual
  • BASIC WARRANTY 4 Yr./ 50000 Mi.
  • CYLINDERS Flat 6
  • DRIVE TRAIN Rear Wheel Drive


Exterior Colors

Info N/A Amethyst Metallic Aqua Blue Metallic Basalt Black Metallic Black Carrara White Info N/A Creme White Info N/A Dark Blue Metallic Info N/A Exterior Paint to Sample Metallic Info N/A Exterior Paint to Sample Non-Metallic GT Silver Metallic Guards Red Info N/A Ipanema Blue Metallic Macadamia Metallic Meteor Grey Metallic Platinum Silver Metallic Porsche Racing Green Metallic Ruby Red Metallic Speed Yellow

Interior Colors

Black, leather Black, leather Black, leather Black, leather Black/Sand Beige, leather Black/Stone Grey, leather Carrera Red, premium leather Espresso, premium leather Info N/A Leather Interior to Sample, leather Sand Beige, leather Sand Beige, leather Sand Beige, leather Sand Beige, leather Sea Blue, leather Sea Blue, leather Sea Blue, leather Stone Grey, leather Stone Grey, leather Stone Grey, leather Stone Grey, leather
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LENGTH 14ft 8.8in
WIDTH 5ft 11.2in
4ft 3in
Body style illustration may not reflect the actual shape of this vehicle.

Exterior Measurements

5 ft. 11.2 in. (71.2 in.) 4 ft. 3 in. (51 in.)
14 ft. 8.8 in. (176.8 in.) 8 ft. 0.5 in. (96.5 in.)

Interior Measurements


Gas Premium unleaded (required)
16.9 gal. N/A

Weights and Capacities

4034 lbs. 0.29 Cd
3075 lbs. 4.8 cu.ft.
4.8 cu.ft.


Rear wheel drive 7-speed manual

Engine & Performance

3.8 L Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Flat 6 24
Variable 325 ft-lbs. @ 5600 rpm
400 hp @ 7400 rpm


  • Modified MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension
  • Four-wheel independent suspension
  • Front and rear stabilizer bar


4 yr./ 50000 mi. 4 yr./ 50000 mi.
4 yr./ 50000 mi.

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Interior Features

Front Seats

  • 4 -way power passenger seat
  • 4 -way power driver seat
  • Height adjustable driver seat
  • Height adjustable passenger seat
  • Leather
  • Sport front seats

Rear Seats

  • Split-folding rear seatback

Power Features

  • Remote keyless power door locks
  • Power mirrors
  • Heated mirrors
  • 2 one-touch power windows


  • Clock
  • Tachometer
  • Trip computer
  • External temperature display
  • Low fuel level warning
  • Compass


  • Cruise control
  • Front cupholders
  • Front door pockets
  • Remote trunk release
  • Retained accessory power
  • Electric speed-proportional power steering
  • Universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)
  • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel


  • Interior active charcoal air filter
  • Dual zone climate controls - driver and passenger
  • Extended cabin heating
  • Trunk light
  • Leather trim on center console
  • Leather trim on dash
  • Leather trim on doors
  • Front reading lights
  • Leather and simulated alloy trim on shift knob
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Rear floor mats
  • Dual illuminating vanity mirrors

In Car Entertainment

  • 9 total speakers
  • 235 watts stereo output
  • AM/FM stereo
  • Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control
  • Radio data system
  • USB connection


  • Navigation with voice activation navigation system
  • Pre-wired for phone
  • Bluetooth wireless data link for hands-free phone
  • Real time traffic


Exterior Features

Roof and Glass

  • Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers
  • Rear defogger


  • Rear spoiler

Tires and Wheels

  • Alloy wheels
  • 20 x 11.0 in. wheels
  • 295/30R Z tires
  • Performance tires
  • Tire repair kit

Safety Features

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Front head airbags
  • Dual front side-mounted airbags
  • Child seat anchors
  • Remote anti-theft alarm system
  • Front and rear ventilated disc brakes
  • Daytime running lights
  • Engine immobilizer
  • High pressure washers headlamps
  • Auto delay off headlamps
  • Dusk sensing headlamps
  • Xenon high intensity discharge headlamp
  • 2 front headrests
  • Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners
  • Stability control
  • Traction control
  • Electronic brakeforce distribution
  • Emergency interior trunk release
  • Emergency braking preparation
  • Self-leveling headlights
  • Tire pressure monitoring
  • Dynamic Cornering Lights
  • Park Assist Rear
  • Fire Extinguisher
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  • Sport Chrono Package w/o PCM
  • BOSE Surround Sound System
  • PASM Sports Suspension Package
  • Sport Chrono Package Plus
  • Makassar Package
  • Interior Aluminum Look Package
  • Leather A-Pillar Interior Package
  • Interior Leather Package
  • "25 Years of Porsche Exclusive" Package
  • Interior Carbon Package
  • Carbon Package
  • Interior Makassar Package

Exterior Options

  • 19" Turbo II Wheels
  • Wheel Center Caps w/Colored Crest
  • Wheels Painted Black
  • Wheels Painted in Exterior Color
  • Wheels Painted Speed Yellow
  • Fuel Tank Cap in Aluminum Look
  • Wheels Painted Basalt Black
  • Rear Windshield Wiper
  • Wheels Painted Carrara White
  • Roof Transport System
  • Delete Model Designation
  • Rod Antenna
  • 19" Sport Design Wheels
  • Sport Tailpipes
  • SportDesign Front Apron
  • 19" Carrera Classic Wheels
  • Aerokit Cup
  • 19" 911 Turbo Wheels
  • Model Designation "911"
  • Model Designation On Rear Lid in Exterior Color
  • Headlight Cleaner Cover in Exterior Color
  • Clear Glass Tail Lights
  • Lower Part Of Wing Mirror in Aluminum Look
  • Wheel Spacers
  • Wheels Painted Guards Red
  • 19" Carrera Sport Wheel

Interior Options

  • Sports Steering Wheel
  • Multifunction Heated Steering Wheel
  • Leather Interior Package in Two-Tone Combination
  • Navigation Module for PCM
  • Voice Control
  • Electronic Logbook
  • Footrest in Aluminum
  • Illuminated Outer Door-Sill Guards in Stainless Steel
  • PDK Gear Selector Gate Surround in Aluminum Look
  • Seat Belts in Silver Grey
  • Seat Belts in Sand Beige
  • Seat Belts in Guards Red
  • Seat Belts in Speed Yellow
  • PDK Gear Selector Gate Surround Painted in Exterior Color
  • PDK Gear Selector Gate Surround in Black
  • XM Radio
  • 6-Disc CD/DVD Changer
  • Extended Trim Package Doors in Leather
  • Sport Seat Backs in Leather
  • Leather Covered Steering Column
  • Leather Inner Sill Finishers
  • Porsche Crest in Headrests
  • Instrument Dials in Carrara White
  • Instrument Dials in Guards Red
  • Instrument Dials in Speed Yellow
  • Instrument Dials in Sand Beige
  • Natural Leather Interior
  • Soft Ruffled Leather on Seats
  • Sport Seat Backs Painted in Exterior Color
  • Rear Center Console Painted in Exterior Color
  • Leather Rear Center Console
  • Instrument Cluster in Leather
  • Leather Dome Lamp Cover
  • PDK Gear Selector Gate Surround in Leather
  • Clothes Hook in Seat Backrest In Leather
  • Sports Seats
  • Instrument Surround in Aluminum Look
  • Rear Center Console in Aluminum Look
  • Handbrake Lever in Aluminum
  • B-Pillar Belt Outlets in Aluminum Look
  • Trim Strip Switch Panel Painted
  • 3-Spoke Multifunction Steering Wheel-Aluminum Look for PDK
  • Decorative Trim on Gear/PDK Lever Painted
  • Belt Outlets On B-Pillars Painted In Exterior Color
  • Instrument Surround Painted in Exterior Color
  • Dashboard Trim Strip in Leather
  • Rear View Mirror in Leather
  • Defroster Trim in Leather
  • Door and Rear Speakers in Leather
  • PDK Gear Selector and Handbrake Lever in Aluminum
  • Model Logo on Center Console Storage Bin Lid
  • Gear Lever and Handbrake Lever in Aluminum Look
  • Rear Seat Backrest Lever in Leather
  • Door Entry Guards in Stainless Steel
  • Gear Lever and Handbrake Lever in Aluminum
  • Belt Outlet On B-Pillar in Leather
  • Power Comfort Seats w/Driver Memory
  • Sport Bucket Seats
  • Adaptive Sport Seats w/Driver Memory
  • Porsche Crest on Center Console Storage Bin Lid
  • Rooflining in Leather
  • Leather Sun Visors
  • Gear Lever Trim in Leather
  • Carbon Door Entry Guards
  • 3-Spoke Multifunction Steering Wheel in Carbon
  • Preparation for Mobile Phone w/Console
  • Rear Center Console Makassar
  • Telephone Module
  • Cordless Receiver for Telephone Module
  • Multifunction Steering Wheel in Makassar
  • Illuminated Door Entry Guards in Carbon
  • Belt Outlets On B Pillars in Carbon
  • Carbon Rear Center Console
  • Seat Ventilation
  • Instrument Dials in Black
  • Seat Heating (Front)
  • Heated Steering Wheel

Mechanical Options

  • Sports Exhaust System
  • Limited Slip Rear Differential Lock
  • 7-Speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)
  • Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB)
  • Sport Shifter
  • Carrera S Powerkit
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