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Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet - Technical Specs
Height: 50.9 in.
Width: 72.91 inches (w/out mirrors)
Wheelbase: 96.46 in.
Length: 176.81 in.

Technical Specs 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet


Manual PDK
Engine layout Rear engine Rear engine
Cylinder layout / number of cylinders Horizontally Opposed / 6 Horizontally Opposed / 6
Displacement 3.8 l 3.8 l
Max. Power 400 hp 400 hp
@ rpm 7400 rpm 7400 rpm
Max. Torque 325 lb.-ft. 325 lb.-ft.
Compression ratio 12.5 : 1 12.5 : 1


Manual PDK
Manual transmission 7-speed -
Tiptronic S n/a n/a
PDK - 7-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)


Manual PDK
Top Track Speed 183 mph 182 mph
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph 4.5 sec 4.3 sec / 4.1 sec (PDK with Sport Plus)


Manual PDK
MSRP $ 117,530.00 MSRP $ 121,610.00


S = Standard; O = Optional


Standard S Optional O
3.8 liter horizontally opposed 6-cylinder aluminum engine S
Aluminum block and cylinder heads S
Water-cooling with thermal management for engine and transmission S
4 valves per cylinder S
VarioCam Plus variable intake valve timing and lift S
Hydraulic valve adjustment S
Integrated dry-sump lubrication S
On-demand electronically controlled oil pump S
Electronic engine management (EMS SDI 9.1) S
Electronic throttle S
Pressure sensor for determining air mass S
Direct fuel injection (DFI) S
Cylinder-specific knock control S
Two 3-way catalytic converters S
Stereo Lambda control circuits S
Static high-voltage distribution system with individual ignition coils S
Resonance intake system with control valve S
Four-pass multi-flow exhaust system with valve control and 2 twin-tube tailpipes in brushed stainless steel S
SPORT button S
Electrical system recuperation with absorbent glass mat (AGM) starter battery S
On-board diagnostics for monitoring emission control system S
LEV II emission standards S


S = Standard; O = Optional

Standard S Optional O
Standstill management with HOLD function S
All wheel drive S
Auto Start Stop Function, retains last selected setting after vehicle restart S
8.5 J x 20-inch Carrera S alloy wheels with 245/35 ZR 20 performance summer tires front S
11 J x 20-inch Carrera S alloy wheels with 305/30 ZR 20 performance summer tires rear S
Tire sealing compound and electric compressor S
Electromechanical power steering with variable steering ratio and steering impulse S
McPherson strut suspension with anti-roll bar at front S
LSA multi-link suspension with anti-roll bar at rear S
Enhanced Porsche Stability Management (PSM) with ABS, ASR, ABD and EDTC as well as pre-filling of brake system and brake assist S
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) S
Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV) incl. mechanically controlled differential lock with asymmetrical locking action (22% in traction, 27% in overrun) S
Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) with ride height lowered by 10 mm (0.39 in.) S
Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control (PDCC) O
Sport Chrono Package O
Power Steering Plus O
Carrera S Powerkit O


S = Standard; O = Optional

Braking system

Standard S Optional O
6-piston aluminum fixed monobloc calipers front and 4-piston aluminum fixed monobloc calipers rear S
Brake discs with 340 mm (13.39 in.) diameter front and 330 mm (12.99 in.) rear, all discs internally ventilated and cross-drilled S
ABS (integrated in PSM) S
Pad wear sensor on every brake pad S
Brake Calipers in Red S
Electric parking brake S
Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB) O

Passive safety

Standard S Optional O
Full-size airbags for driver and front passenger S
Knee airbag for driver and front passenger S
Porsche Side Impact Protection System (POSIP), for driver and front passenger with side impact protection elements in each door, integral thorax airbags in seat backrests and head airbags in each door panel, and automatically deploying rollover protection S
Three-point seatbelts front and rear, front seat belt height adjustment S
Front seat belt pretensioners S
LATCH child seat mounting system with top tethers on rear seats S
Remote central door locking incl. release for luggage compartment lid S
Engine immobilizer and alarm system with contact-sensitive exterior protection and radar-based interior surveillance (with deactivation switch in lower B-pillar on driver side) S
Deformable front and rear aprons with integral alloy bumpers mounted on impact absorbers S

Lighting system

Standard S Optional O
Bi-Xenon(TM) headlights with dynamic headlight leveling S
Separate auxiliary light modules in front apron with daytime running lights, sidelights and turn signals in LED S
Tail lights incl. back-up light, rear fog light and turn signals as well as the high-level third brake light and license plate illumination in LED S
Rear light panel with integrated parking light and tail light function. Reflectors integrated in lower rear end. S
Auto on/off headlights incl. Welcome home lighting S
Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS) O


S = Standard; O = Optional


Standard S Optional O
2+2-seat Cabriolet with 44mm wider body in rear S
Intelligent lightweight construction with aluminum-steel composite S
Galvanized steel body shell components S
Automatically extending rear spoiler S
Front apron with integrated air intakes S
Underbody paneling S
PORSCHE and 911 Carrera 4S logotype on rear lid with chrome-colored finish S
Aluminum luggage compartment lid, doors and rear lid S
Door brakes with 3 rest positions S
Water-repellent coating on door windows S
Grey top tint on windscreen S
Deletion of Model Designation O
Model Designation "911" O
Porsche Entry and Drive O
ParkAssist (front and rear) O
Electric folding exterior mirrors O
SportDesign package O
Bi-Xenon headlights in black incl. Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS) O
Headlight cleaning system cover painted exterior color O


Manual PDK
Length 176.81 in. 176.81 in.
Width 72.91 inches (w/out mirrors) 72.91 inches (w/out mirrors)
Height 50.9 in. 50.9 in.
Wheelbase 96.46 in. 96.46 in.
Drag coefficient (Cd) 0.31 0.31
Curb weight 3,340 lbs 3,384 lbs
Luggage compartment volume (with rear seats folded) 4.41 cu. ft. 4.41 cu. ft.
Fuel Tank Capacity 18 gal. 18 gal.


S = Standard; O = Optional


Standard S Optional O
Power windows with one-touch operation S
Rain-sensing windshield wipers with aerodynamic wiper blades, 2 wiper speeds, adjustable intermittent wipe and heated washer nozzles S
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors on door panels S
Heated rear glass window S
HomeLink(R) programmable garage door opener S
Unified interior lighting design for the entire cabin in white with variable dimming S
Reading lights, orientation lights, ignition lock and vanity mirrors lighting in LED, as well as footwell, glove compartment, luggage compartment and exit lighting S
Three 12-volt plugs (passenger side footwell, glove compartment, enclosed center console storage compartment) S
Power release button for front and rear lid S
Cruise control S
Sport Seats with 4-way electric adjustment of backrest and seat height as well as mechanical fore/aft adjustment S
Integral headrests in front seats S
Split folding rear seat backrests S
Sports steering wheel with manual fore/aft and height adjustment S
Partial leather front seats with seat centers, side bolsters and headrests upholstered in grained leather S
Steering wheel rim, gearshift lever, door handles, door armrests, door paneling and center console storage compartment cover in smooth-finish leather S
Interior trim components silver-colored (air vent frames, dashboard decorative trim, center console trim, glove compartment opener, door opening handle) S
Dual cupholders integrated behind decorative dashboard trim above glove compartment S
Model logotype badge in front of gearshift lever S
Large lockable glove compartment S
Storage compartments in each door S
Elevated center console with switch panel, open storage compartment and enclosed storage compartment S
Floor mats S
Door entry guards with model logotype S
Smoking package S
Sport seats S
Automatically dimming mirrors O
Seat heating (front) O
Steering wheel heating O
Adaptive cruise control incl. Porsche Active Safe (PAS) O
Fire extinguisher O
Seat ventilation (front) O
Light Design Package O
Sport Seats Plus O
Power Sport Seats (14-way) O
Adaptive Sport Seats Plus (18-way) O


Standard S Optional O
Integral cluster of 5 round instruments S
Analog gauges for revs, speed, oil temperature, coolant temperature and fuel level S
Central rev counter and high-resolution 4.6-inch TFT color display with trip computer functions vehicle settings menu and navigation radio and telephone display, illuminated in white S
Instrument dials in black and silver-colored rev counter S
Gear indicator in rev counter S

Air conditioning

Standard S Optional O
2-zone automatic climate control with separate temperature controls for driver and front passenger side, automatic air circulation control incl. air quality sensor and residual heat function S
Active carbon filter S
Green tinted heat-insulating glass S


Standard S Optional O
Porsche Communication Management (PCM) incl. navigation module, featuring high-resolution 7-inch color display (touch screen), radio with RDS double-tuner, single CD/DVD drive incl. audio playback of audio/video DVDs and MP3 music, hard disc with map data for the U.S. and Canada S
Sound Package Plus analog sound system featuring 9 Speakers and 235 Watt output S
Universal audio interface (AUX-IN, USB, iPod®) in the glove compartment for connection of external audio sources, operated through external device or on PCM (depending on device and connection used) S
Bluetooth(R) hands-free mobile phone connection, using Hands Free Profile (HFP) S
Navigation Module S
Electronic logbook O
Telephone module O
Cordless handset for telephone module O
Voice Control O
BOSE(R) Surround Sound System O
Burmester(R) High-End Surround Sound System O
SiriusXM(R) Satellite Radio Receiver incl. 3 month trial subscription O
HD Radio(R) Receiver O
SiriusXM(R) Satellite Radio Receiver incl. 3 month trial subscription and HD Radio(R) Receiver O
6-disc CD/DVD changer O
Online Services O

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Consumption

Manual PDK
City (estimate) 18 mpg 19 mpg
Highway (estimate) 26 mpg 26 mpg

EPA estimate; your mileage may vary.