The principle of the mid-engined sports car
What is it that makes the new 718 models so special? Their performance, their handling, their design and the generous amount of space afforded by two luggage compartments. Above all: a mid-engine...
Could have, should have, would have. Life’s too short for ‘what ifs’. Too short for unfulfilled daydreams. The new 718
It interprets the 718 legend by...
Precise, not fanciful. Self-assured, not restrained. Low, wide and sleek. The exterior design of the new 718 models ushers in a new era for the
Intuitive handling, performance-oriented ergonomics, a clean design. The interior of the new 718 models is also fully geared for sporty performance.
A strong emphasis on the horizontal gives the new...
Creating more power is still no challenge. Not unless it’s done the
The displacement of the new 718
Variable turbine geometry (VTG)
The new 718
Auto start/stop switches off the engine when the driving speed falls below 7 km/h, such as when you are approaching a red light. As soon as you release the clutch or depress the accelerator pedal,...
Sports exhaust system
With the optional sports exhaust system, the already powerful sound of the midmounted engine becomes even more intense – at the push of a button. Having caught the ear, the sports exhaust system also...
6-speed manual transmission
The 718 models are equipped with a smooth-shifting 6-speed manual transmission optimally matched to the respective engine map. The shift throws are sporty and short – shift effort is low. This means...
Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)
7-speed PDK, featuring both a manual and an automatic mode, is available as an option and offers extremely fast gear changes with no interruption in the flow of power. Not to mention even faster...
Anyone can follow the straight and narrow. Only the corner is the true test of mettle. Only in the corner does a sports car really become a sports car. So it’s all the more important to have a...
Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)
Optional PASM, the electronic damping control system, continuously adjusts the damping force on each wheel, based on current road conditions and driving style. In addition, the body sits 10 mm lower.
Porsche Stability Management (PSM)
The new 718
The new 718
On all 718 models, the...
The SPORT button enables you to select a suspension setup where the emphasis is on either comfort or sporty performance. At the push of a button, the engine dynamics become even more direct. In...
In sport, performance counts. It applies to the engine and it also applies to the brakes. The new 718 models are therefore equipped with four-piston aluminium monobloc fixed calipers.
On the new 718...
Porsche Side Impact Protection System (POSIP)
The new 718 models offer advanced airbag technology in the form of full-size driver and front passenger airbags, which are inflated in two stages depending on the severity and type of accident.
In the open-top 718
The new sports steering wheel with its puristic design, the ascending centre console, three round instruments with the rev counter positioned in the centre: everything in the interior is intended to...
Sports steering wheel
The sports steering wheel with threespoke design is lightweight and functional. The small centre pad and the chrome ring encircling the
Light design package
The optional light design package is both practical and aesthetically appealing. It comprises dimmable LEDs in various parts of the interior.
Porsche Entry & Drive*
With the optional
The Sports seats are comfortable and provide support even during performance driving. They come equipped with electric backrest adjustment and mechanical height and fore/aft adjustment....
An optional alternative to the air conditioning system, two-zone automatic climate control has separate temperature controls for the driver and front passenger and offers a choice of three climate...
Luggage compartments and storage solutions
A lot can be expected of a genuine sports car. The mid-engine concept of the 718 models impresses not only by delivering superbly agile driving dynamics, but also by affording two luggage...
Porsche Communication Management (PCM)
The optional Connect module makes the optimum connection between your smartphone and your
The Connect Plus module ensures maximum connectivity in your
It features an LTE telephone module – with SIM card reader – for convenience, excellent reception and optimised voice quality. A...