Porsche has disclosed some photos of the next generation 911 model series. According to them, there will be four new 911 models, the 911 Carrera Coupe, 911 Carrera Cabriolet, 911 Carrera S Coupe, and 911 Carrera S Cabrioletgo on sale in September in North America. All models offer a higher level of performance with the new replacement of their new flat six engines displacing 3.6 and 3.8 liters respectively.
For the first time in Porsche sports car, engines utilize direct fuel injection (DFI) and can be equipped with the new optional 7-speed double-clutch gearbox Porsche-Doppelkupplung (PDK), racing inspired technology and a Porsche first. Giving those new features and technologies, they allows Porsche to once again boost performance of the 911, yet improve fuel efficiency by up to 13 percent as measured in the European driving cycle. (more…)