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Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (996) (1999) – Specifications & Performance

Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (996)(1999) – Specifications

1999 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (996) Technical Specifications

Engine Type Flat 6
Induction Normally-aspirated
Cooling Water-cooled
Valvetrain Double overhead camshafts
Injection Port injection
Bore X Stroke 3.78 in/96 mm x 3.07 in/78 mm
Displacement 206.67 cu-in/3,387 cc
Horsepower 296 bhp @ 6800 rpm
Torque 258 ft lbs @ 4600 rpm
Max Rpm 7300
Compression Ratio 11.3:1
Transmission Options 6-speed manual, 5-speed Tiptronic S
Chassis Type Rear-engined, rear-wheel drive
Curb Weight 3,075 lbs. manual/3,174 lbs. Tiptronic S
Height 51.38 in/1,305 mm
Ground Clearance 4.33 in/110 mm
Length 174.41 in/4,430 mm
Wheelbase 92.52 in/2,350 mm
Width 69.49 in/1,765 mm
Track Front 57.28 in/1,455 mm
Track Rear 59.06 in/1,500 mm
Drag Coefficient 0.3
Wheel Size Front 17 x 7
Wheel Size Rear 17 x 9
Tire Size Front 205/50ZR-17
Tire Size Rear 255/40ZR-17
Brake Caliper Front Fixed 4-piston
Brake Caliper Rear Fixed 4-piston
Disc Type Front Ventilated, cross-drilled discs
Disc Type Rear Ventilated, cross-drilled discs
Disc Size Front 12.53 in/318 mm x 1.1 in/28 mm
Disc Size Rear 11.78 in/299 mm x 0.95 in/24 mm
0 To 62 Mph 5.4 seconds manual/6.2 seconds Tiptronic S
Top Speed 174 mph manual/171 mph Tiptronic S
Mpg City 15 manual/15 Tiptronic S
Mpg Highway 22 manual/22 Tiptronic S
Mpg Combined 17 manual/17 Tiptronic S
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 U.S. gallons
Required Octane Premium unleaded (91+)