2017 Porsche 911 Carrera Chicago IL
It isn’t every year that we get a brand new 911 Carrera, so let’s take a moment to celebrate this tremendous occasion amongst ourselves. Ok, moving on, let’s look at what the innovative and exciting 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera in Chicago IL is going to be bringing to the table! There’s a new engine, some new technology, and a new design on this vehicle, so enthusiasts will have a lot to discover and familiarize themselves with if they are considering purchasing this fantastic machine or its slightly faster Carrera S sibling.
While the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera’s profile is similar to that of its predecessor, the vehicle has several unique exterior upgrades that give it a more modern design. One of the benefits of this sharper design is that there is less drag as well. This is thanks to several active aerodynamic features including active cooling air flaps and and active rear spoiler which adjusts its angle of attack based on the flap position and it even helps to cool the engine.
Porsche Communication Management
Drivers will now be able to enjoy the Porsche Communication Management system in the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera. This will also include an online navigation module and it will allow drivers to access Apple CarPlay via the 7-inch touch screen display. This will also allow you to make phone calls, send messages, stream music and much more.
Porsche Active Suspension Management
You will now be able to enjoy a smoother ride in the 2017 911 Carrera thanks to the standard Porsche Active Suspension Management. Utilizing a number of different sensors and inputs throughout the vehicle, the PASM continuously adjusts the damping force on each wheel. With two different modes, drivers will be able to enjoy a level of stability they’ve never had before.
Front Axle Lift System
No one wants to buy a new Porsche and then drive it over a somewhat steep bank on the ride home and tear up the front end. Thanks to the Front Axle Lift System, you won’t have to worry about that happening. This system will raise the front end of your 911 by 40 mm, which will make tricky curbs and ramps much more manageable.
Turbocharged Power Comes to the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera
For enthusiasts, one of the biggest changes in the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera in Chicago IL will be the roadster's new 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine. This engine is expected to provide acceleration and performance unlike anything we have experienced in a 911 Carrera in the past. More specifically, the 3.0-liter produces 370-horsepower which is 20 more horsepower than the previous model. The same goes for torque, which at 325 lb.-ft if over 40 lb.-ft more than what was available to drivers on the previous model.
No matter what type of driver you may be, whether you want the full vehicle control that only comes with a manual, or you prefer the functional and sporty PDK, you will have your choice on the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera in Chicago IL. This year’s model features a 7-speed manual that provides shorter shifts for optimal acceleration and performance.
If you would like to learn more about the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera in Chicago IL, please contact one of our Loeber Motors sales team members.