2010 Porsche 911 Turbo First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2010 Porsche 911 - Road Test Specs

2010 Porsche 911 Coupe

(3.8L 6-cyl. Twin-turbo AWD 6-speed Manual)


Model year2010
StyleTurbo 2dr Coupe AWD (3.8L 6cyl Twin-turbo 7AMT)
Base MSRP$133,775
Options on test vehicleSeven-Speed PDK transmission ($4,550), Sport Chrono Turbo Package ($3,830 -- includes dynamic engine mounts and overboost), GT Silver Metallic Paint ($3,140), Porsche Torque Vectoring Traction Control ($1,320), Adaptive Seats With Driver Memory ($1,145), Dynamic Cornering Headlamps ($690), Park Assist System ($530), Three-Spoke PDK Sport Steering Wheel ($490), Universal Audio Interface ($440), Wheel Caps With Colored Porsche Crest ($185).
As-tested MSRP$149,120


Drive typeRear-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeLongitudinally mounted, twin-turbocharged, direct-injected, flat-6
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,800cc (232 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)9.8:1
Redline (rpm)7,000
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)500 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)516 @ 2,100 (with optional overboost)
Transmission typeSeven-speed double-clutch automated manual
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)1st = 3.91, 2nd = 2.29, 3rd = 1.58, 4th = 1.18, 5th = 0.94, 6th= 0.79, 7th = 0.62, FD = 3.44, R = 3.55


Suspension, frontIndependent, modified MacPherson strut, coil springs, driver-adjustable two-position dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent, multilink, coil springs, driver-adjustable two-position dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeHydraulic-assist, speed-proportional, variable-ratio, rack-and-pinion power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)Being researched
Tire brandBridgestone
Tire modelRE050A
Tire typeHigh-performance asymmetrical summer
Tire size, front235/35ZR19 (87Y)
Tire size, rear305/30ZR19 (102Y)
Wheel size19-by-8.5 inches front -- 19-by-11 inches rear
Wheel materialPainted aluminum
Brakes, front13.8-by-1.3-inch vented and cross-drilled two-piece steel discs with six-piston fixed aluminum calipers
Brakes, rear13.8-by-1.1-inch vented and cross-drilled two-piece steel discs with four-piston fixed aluminum calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph (sec.)3.2 (mfr. claim)

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)TBD
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)17.7

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,516
Length (in.)175.2
Width (in.)72.9
Height (in.)51.2
Wheelbase (in.)92.5
Track, front (in.)58.7
Track, rear (in.)60.9
Turning circle (ft.)35.8
Seating capacity4
Cargo volume (cu-ft)3.3
Max. cargo volume, seats folded (cu-ft)10


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
Electronic brake enhancementsBraking assist, electronic brakeforce distribution
Traction controlStandard plus optional torque-vectoring brake differential
Stability controlStandard, three-tier and off modes
Rollover protectionNot available
Tire-pressure monitoring systemStandard tire-pressure monitoring with location
Emergency assistance systemNot available
NHTSA crash test, driverNot tested
NHTSA crash test, passengerNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side frontNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side rearNot tested
NHTSA rollover resistanceNot tested

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