2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Porsche 911 - Road Test Specs

2013 Porsche 911 Coupe

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


Year Make Model2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S 2dr Coupe (3.8-liter 6-cyl 7AM)
Vehicle TypeAWD 2dr 4-passenger coupe
Estimated MSRP$106,580 (base)
Assembly locationZuffenhausen, Germany


ConfigurationLongitudinal rear-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, direct-injected flat-6, dry-sump gasoline engine with auto stop-start
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,800/232
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake-valve timing and lift
Compression ratio (x:1)12.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)400 @ 7,400
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)325 @ 5,600
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSeven-speed double-clutch automated manual
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 3.91, II = 2.29, III = 1.65, IV = 1.30, V = 1.08, VI = 0.88, VII = 0.62, R = 3.55
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.44
Differential(s)Front: open; Rear: mechanical limited-slip with electronic torque vectoring


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, driver-adjustable two-mode dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, driver-adjustable two-mode dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional rack-and-pinion steering
Steering ratio (x:1)12.3-16.6
Tire make and modelPirelli Sottozero Winter 240 Series II
Tire typeWinter
Tire size, front235/40R19 92V M+S
Tire size, rear295/35R19 100V M+S
Wheel size, front19-by-8.5 inches
Wheel size, rear19-by-11 inches
Brakes, front13.8-inch ventilated cross-drilled carbon-ceramic discs with six-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear13.8-inch ventilated cross-drilled carbon-ceramic discs with four-piston fixed calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)4.1

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)19 city/26 highway/22 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)18

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionBurmester AM/FM/single-CD/DVD/MP3 800-watt audio system with 12 speakers
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard USB port and aux-in jack
Satellite radioOptional
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemStandard with 7-inch display screen
Smart entry/StartOptional
Parking aidsOptional parking sonar front and rear
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceOptional
Night VisionNot available

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,230
Length (in.)176.8
Width (in.)71.2
Height (in.)51
Wheelbase (in.)96.5
Track, front (in.)60.6
Track, rear (in.)61.1
Turning circle (ft.)36.4
Seating capacity4
Trunk volume (cu-ft)4.4
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)948


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion10 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles

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