The 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S accomplished a 2.2-second zero-to-60-mph time in Car and Driver testing.
It additionally raced through the quarter-mile in 10.1 abnormal at 137 mph.
The 992-generation Turbo S is powered by a twin-turbo 3.7-liter flat-six that produces 640 application and 590 lb-ft of torque.
Porsche’s achievement claims are frequently modest. When they apparent the 2021 911 Turbo S, the German automaker boasted a 2.6-second dart to 60 mph and said it would bang through the quarter-mile in 10.5 seconds. In the old Turbo S, we accomplished a 2.6-second run to 60 mph, 0.2 additional advanced of Porsche’s antecedent claim, but this time, in the new car, we afford off four-tenths of a second, extensive 60 mph in the 992-generation 911 Turbo S in a blisteringly quick 2.2 seconds.
To accomplish such a quick barrage to 60 mph, we put the Turbo S in its Sport mode—not Sport Plus because it engages all of the alive aerodynamics—and Sport absorption in Porsche Stability Management (PSM). Barrage ascendancy in Sport approach holds the rpm at about 4000, but we burst the Sport Response button in the centermost of the steering-wheel-mounted drive-mode punch to jump up to aloof over 5000 rpm. Then, we appear the anchor and ripped to 60 mph in 2.2 seconds, abaft the amalgam Porsche 918 Spyder hypercar by alone a tenth of a second.
Jumping off the band is abreast effortless for the 911 Turbo S—we accomplished 30 mph in 0.9 second—because of its added all-wheel-drive system, which can accelerate up to 368 lb-ft of torque to the advanced wheels. The 3.7-liter flat-six additionally makes 60 added application and 37 lb-ft added torque than its antecedent acknowledgment to beyond capricious agent geometry turbos. The aftereffect is 640 application and and 590 lb-ft of torque, which additionally helped the S bang through the quarter-mile in 10.1 abnormal at 137 mph.
The 918 Spyder is the quickest car we’ve anytime tested, and it comes with a near-million-dollar price. Right abaft it is the $204,850 911 Turbo S, so that’s affectionate of a arrangement if you anticipate about it. Then it’s the Lamborghini Huracán Performante (2.3 seconds) and the Porsche Taycan Turbo S and Tesla Model S Achievement with Cheetah mode, which both ripped to 60 mph in 2.4 seconds.