2010 Porsche 911 GT3 RS First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2010 Porsche 911 - Road Test Specs

2010 Porsche 911 Coupe

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


Model year2010
StyleGT3 RS 2dr Coupe (3.8L 6cyl 6M)
Base MSRP$132,800


Drive typeRear-wheel drive
Engine typeHorizontally opposed 6
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,797cc (232 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft, four valves per cylinder, variable valve timing and lift
Compression ratio (x:1)12.2
Redline (rpm)8,500
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)450 @ 7,900
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)317 @ 6,750
Transmission typeSix-speed manual
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I=3.82; II=2.26; III=1.64; IV=1.29; V=1.06; VI=0.88; R=2.86; Final drive=3.89


Suspension, frontModified MacPherson strut, coil springs, antiroll bar
Suspension, rearMultilink, coil springs, antiroll bar
Steering typeSpeed-proportional power rack-and-pinion steering
Tire brandMichelin
Tire typePerformance
Tire size, front245/35ZR19 Z
Tire size, rear325/30ZR19 Z
Wheel size19-by-9 inches front -- 19-by-12 inches rear
Wheel materialForged aluminum
Brakes, front15.0-inch ventilated disc
Brakes, rear13.8-inch ventilated disc

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)14 city/21 highway
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)17.7

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,020
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
Turning circle (ft.)35.7
Seating capacity2
Cargo volume (cu-ft)3.7


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion10 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenanceNot available


Front airbagsStandard
Side airbagsStandard dual front
Head airbagsStandard front
Knee airbagsNot available
Antilock brakesFour-wheel ABS
Traction controlStandard
Stability controlStandard
Tire-pressure monitoring systemTire-pressure monitoring
Emergency assistance systemNot available

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