The natural evolution of the 924 would be to equip it with a real Porsche engine. The base for the 944 engine design came from the aluminium V8 of the 928.
Porsche 944 Special Edition & Motorsport Model Guides
Several limited and special edition Porsche 944s were made over the life of the model. There were a few race cars made, most importantly the Porsche 944 Turbo Cup cars for the series racing created for the 944. There was also the Celebration model in 1988 and the Turbo S model also from 1988. The final special edition 944 was the S2 SE, UK only special edition, of which only 15 were ever made. See below for all the details.
Porsche 944 Performance Overview
Below we take a look at the performance and specifications for the core production model Porsche 944s.
More Porsche 944 Information & Research
The is a lot more Porsche 944 research available. We have detailed Porsche 944 production numbers broken out by year and model. We also have Porsche 944 VIN numbers and ranges and a really cool diagnostics manual that a user created to help you find solutions to problems more easily.
Porsche 944 Sales & Parts Catalogs
Free to download Porsche 944 brochures. We have both sales brochures for the 944 as well as parts catalogs. The sales brochures give you a great look into how Porsche positioned the 944 in its sales materials. The parts catalogs are an invaluable tool for finding the information you need for replacements and DIY work.
Porsche 944 Specs & Performance (by Year)
Technical specs and performance numbers for every Porsche 944. In-depth detail you won't find anywhere else. From displacement to dimensions and everything in between, we have all the specifications you could ever want for your Porsche 944.
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