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Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (1997) – Specifications & Performance

Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (1997) – Specifications

1997 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (993) Technical Specifications

Engine Type Flat 6
Induction Naturally Aspirated
Cooling Air/oil-cooled
Valvetrain Single overhead camshaft
Injection Port injection
Bore X Stroke 3.94 in/100 mm x 3.01 in/76.4 mm
Displacement 219.60 cu-in./3,600 cc
Horsepower 282 bhp @ 6100 rpm
Torque 251 ft lbs @ 5250 rpm
Max Rpm 6700
Compression Ratio 11.3:1
Transmission Options 6-speed manual, 4-speed Tiptronic
Chassis Type Rear-engined, rear-wheel drive
Curb Weight 3,065 lbs. manual/3,120 lbs. Tiptronic S
Height 51.77 in/1,315 mm
Ground Clearance 4.72 in/120 mm
Length 167.72 in/4,260 mm
Wheelbase 89.45 in/2,272 mm
Width 68.31 in/1,735 mm
Track Front 55.31 in/1,405 mm
Track Rear 56.85 in/1,444 mm
Drag Coefficient 0.33
Wheel Size Front 16 x 7
Wheel Size Rear 16 x 9
Tire Size Front 205/55ZR-16
Tire Size Rear 245/45ZR-16
Caliper Front Fixed 4-piston
Caliper Rear Fixed 4-piston
Disc Type Front Ventilated and cross-drilled discs
Disc Type Rear Ventilated and cross-drilled discs
Disc Size Front 11.97 in/304 mm x 1.26 in/32 mm
Disc Size Rear 11.77 in/299 mm x .94 in/24 mm
0 to 60 mph 5.3 seconds manual/6.3 seconds Tiptronic S
Top Speed 171 mph manual/168 mph Tiptronic S
Mpg City 15 manual/15 Tiptronic S
Mpg Highway 23 manual/22 Tiptronic S
Mpg Combined 18 manual/18 Tiptronic S
Fuel Tank Capacity 19.4 U.S. gallons
Required Octane Premium unleaded (91+)