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Porsche 968 TurboS specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1356 kg (2989 lbs)
Power / weight 225 ps (222 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 369 Nm (272 lb-ft) / t
Introduced 1993
Origin country Germany
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Performance

Top speed 284 kph (176 mph)
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s
0 - 200 kph 17.2 s
0 - 100 mph 10.6 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.7 s @ 89.5 mph
Est. 1/4 mile 13.2 s @ 110.6 mph
Est. 100 - 200 kph 12.4 s

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Porsche 968 TurboS acceleration graph

Powertrain

Engine type 4cly Turbo
Displacement 3.0 l (183 ci)
Power 305 ps (301 bhp / 224 kw)
Torque 500 Nm (369 lb-ft)
Power / liter 102 ps (100 hp)
Transmission 6
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

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Track Time
Hockenheim Short 1:18.20

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uptownfunker  3y ago

3.0-liter inline-four?! That's like half a Corvette engine! ;)

EDIT: I didn't know Porsche made a 3.0 4cyl. engine.


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Ferrari driver  6y ago

YEAH!!
Deutsche Muscle-Cars!!


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Mental  6y ago

A muscle car, gemacht in Deutschland. The only word I can say is AWESOME! Imagine if it had the new V8 engine with 500 PS, it would just fly!


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Michael Carmichael  6y ago

I want one.


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333pg333  8y ago

This also used the 3L block and 2.7L head. Not a 2.5L turbo motor.


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333pg333  8y ago

As if this car is slower than a Z4. Lol!


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944 buff  9y ago

yeah they are rare from the factory, but a rebuilt 944 turbo motor bolts straight in with no mods. When Porsche made the turbo s 968 they just bolted a 944 turbo cylinderhead/ turbo and exhaust system and put a cool fiberglass hood on it. the motors are good for a relable 350 whp with 415 ft-lbs or up to 500 whp if you plan on drag racing.


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Georg  12y ago

and unfortunatily ... unpayable.. today used TurboS cost more as they were new... if you have the luck to find a collector willing to sell his 968 TurboS


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FastestLaps  12y ago

Very cool car. And fast. Even by todays standarts.

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