2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 vs 2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4

Those of you who are looking to purchase a new Porsche have probably been running into a familiar problem. That problem is people asking, “Which model is right for me?” To help you out, we have put together a comparison of several Porsche models. Here, we have the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 vs the 2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4. These vehicles are actually extremely similar, as the table shows, but they have a few key differences.

As you can see in the table, one thing that the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and Targa 4 have in common is the engine under the hood. This 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder motor is actually used in a variety of 911 models this year. With 370 hp and 331 lb.-ft of torque, it is one of the most exciting engines on the road today. However, because of their designs, the engine will carry the Carrera 4 slightly faster than it will the Targa 4.

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2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 vs 2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4
$96,300 Starting MSRP $108,600
370 hp, 3.0L Twin-Turbo Engine 370 hp, 3.0L Twin-Turbo
4.3 seconds 0-60 mph 4.5 seconds
181 mph Top Track Speed 179 mph

Which Porsche 911 Design is Right for You?

The biggest difference in the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 vs 2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4 comparison is the design of the two vehicles. While the Carrera 4 does have a Cabriolet model available, the Targa 4 is only available as a convertible. As you can see, the rear end of the Targa 4 is designed slightly different as well, with the large glass casing instead of your more traditional convertible look.

Inside, both the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and Targa 4 will come equipped with the Porsche Communication Management system. This system allows owners to easily stay connected to the world around them thanks to its ability to make phone calls, send messages, and access third party apps. Apple CarPlay is accessible through this as well.

If you would like additional information on the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 vs 2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4 comparison, please get in touch with one of our sales team members!

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Front View
2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4 front view
2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Rear View
2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4 Rear View

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