2017 Porsche 911 Turbo vs 2017 Porsche 911 R

Talk about a heavyweight matchup. What happens when you try to pit two of the best performance cars in the world against one another? You end up with an intra-brand comparison that shows there really is no wrong choice. Here we have the 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo vs 2017 Porsche 911 R comparison, and no matter which one you decide upon, you will be getting one of the most outstanding sports cars on the road today.

The biggest difference between the 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo and the 2017 Porsche 911 R is that the 911 R is more of a purist’s racecar that can also go on the street. Don’t get us wrong, the 911 Turbo can certainly hold its own on the track, however, the Turbo is more of a street car that can go on the track. The 911 R is the exact opposite. This vehicle is at home on the track, where it will make you work to get the most out of it every single corner, each and every single lap.

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2017 Porsche 911 Turbo vs 2017 Porsche 911 R
540 hp, 523 lb.-ft of torque Performance 500 hp, 339 lb.-ft of torque
PDK Transmission Manual
2.9 seconds 0-60 3.7 seconds
198 mph Top Speed 200 mph

Plenty of Power Packed into the 911 Turbo and 911 R

As you can see in the table above, both of the vehicles in the 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo vs 2017 Porsche 911 R comparison pack plenty of power under the hood. The biggest difference between the powertrains on each of these vehicles is that the Turbo comes with the PDK transmission while the R comes with a six-speed manual.

Both of these vehicles will provide you with an endless number of thrills and excitement. The only way to know for sure whether the 2017 Porsche 911 Turbo or the 2017 Porsche 911 R is the right sports car for you is to get behind the wheel of each and take them for a spin. Only then will you truly know which one of the best performance vehicles in the world is right for you. If you would like to experience either of these vehicles, please contact one of our Loeber Motors sales team members today.

911 Turbo2017 Porsche 911 Turbo Performance Exterior
911 R2017 Porsche 911 R Performance Exterior with Racing Stripes
2017 Porsche 911 Turbo Interior with PDK transmission
2017 Porsche 911 R interior with manual transmission

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