The 911 is perhaps the most famous of all Porsche’s. In our review today we discover exactly why the 911 is one of the most desired vehicles on the car market today.


We start off with the performance attribute as the 911 is built is deliver a thrilling drive with plenty of speed. The 911 Carrera has a 3.6 litre flat six engine achieving a maximum of 341 BHP. If that isn’t enough then the Carrera S’s 3.6 litre achieves a great 380 BHP from its 3.8 litre. These two versions are made available with Porsche’s PDK sequential shift gearbox transmission. Both of which are also four wheel drive. The Carrera S can hit 0 – 62 MPH in just 4.7 seconds. If any of these two doesn’t suit your fancy, the Carrera GTS produces 402 BHP. Going above that the GT3 achieves 429 BHP with the Turbo hitting 493 BHP. At the very top end of the scale the GT2 reaches 530 BHP. You certainly are not spoilt for choice.

The drive

The drive is never not exciting in the 911. The agility of the car is nothing short of superb. Whilst behind the wheel you are able to change direction in an instant. The S variants goes that extra mile and comes with adaptive sports suspension with drivers able to select between comfort and sport mode.


The Porsche 911 is built with pure quality throughout. Inside the car you get the feel as you are sitting inside an expensive luxurious vehicle with high quality materials being used throughout. The advanced mechanical structure of the engine allows you to take it to the limit without feeling guilty.


The Porsche 911 has a great amount of safety equipment as you may have expected with such a powerful car. Stability control is fitted as standard. Side, twin front and curtain airbags are also installed. A highly sophisticated alarm is installed too.

Model variants

  • Coupe 3.6 Black Edition 2dr – £67,202
  • Coupe 3.6 Carrera 2dr – £67,270
  • Coupe 3.6 Carrera 4 2dr – £71,883
  • Coupe 3.8 Carrera S 2dr – £76,172
  • Coupe 3.6 Targa 4 2dr – £77,629
  • Coupe 3.8 Carrera GTS 2dr – £78,370
  • Coupe 3.8 Carrera GTS 2dr – £78,370
  • Coupe 3.8 Carrera 4 S 2dr – £80,785
  • Coupe 3.8 Carrera 4 GTS 2dr – £83,145
  • Coupe 3.8 Targa 4 S 2dr – £86,532
  • Coupe 3.8 GT3 2dr – £89,785
  • Coupe 3.8 GT3 RS 2dr – £109,123
  • Coupe 3.8 Turbo 2dr – £110,232
  • Coupe 3.8 Turbo S 2dr – £125,865
  • Coupe 4.0 GT3 RS 2dr – £128,466
  • Coupe 3.8 Sport Classic 2dr – £140,543