Next-Gen Porsche 911 [998] Carrera Cabrio (spy photos)

22 01 2009

These is the first spy photos of the next-generation 998 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet. There you can see clear differences between the 998 and the stream 911 version are a pair of more upright headlights, and the piece mirrors are now positioned at the side of the doors and not at the porthole. The body also appears to be somewhat longer, suggesting a longer wheelbase and more interior seat.

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It’s still too early to shape what changes Porsche has in keep for the engine order, but assume to see the freshly revised lifeless-six range carry over with only minimal updates – possibly for emissions and country values. The new PDK dual-grasp gearbox will also relay over as will a streamer six-rush handbook, more fuel-competent fighter engines and PASM (Porsche Active Suspension Management) among others.

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Next-gen 2011 Porsche 998 Spy photo

25 11 2008

This time the Porsche 998 – the next-gen 911er, has been spied prancing around in test mule camo.  Model changes are at the legendary 911er always a tricky thing. Innovations must be – without, however, the fans of the brand deterred.

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Despite camouflage immediately clear: Here is a Porsche 911 on the road. At first glance the differences from the current model can be found only by professionals. So are the classic round headlights slightly steeper than previously and the outside mirrors are now directly attached to the doors. Interested in more details? Then it is waiting. Mark does not start before 2011.

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