Porsche 911 Carrera S 50th anniversary model: Limited Edition for IAA 2013

Porsche celebrates at the IAA in Frankfurt 50 years Porsche 911. And to holiday there is of course a birthday penalty. Of the anniversary edition 1963 special 911 Carrera S are placed.

06/04/2013 Uli Baumann

And why 1963? precisely because the original penalty was introduced in 1963 at the IAA. And why only a 911 Carrera S? Because so too does the original model was a coupe with rear-wheel drive and six-cylinder boxer in the rear. the special model particularly nevertheless, it may still carry the wide bottom, which is usually reserved for the all-wheel models.

Porsche 911 Carrera special models 50years
50 years Porsche 911 Carrera S as a special model 1:20 min.

Fuchs wheels are part of the anniversary package

The PASM suspension has been adapted in its vote on the wider track, a sports exhaust system contributes a crisper sound. In the wheel housings to 20-inch wheels rotate with matt black surface and high-sheen star, the rest in their design of the legendary Fuchs rims. Other features of the model are 911 special chrome strips in the front air inlet on the fins of the engine compartment grating and the aperture between the rear lights as well as the bi-xenon headlights with dynamic curve light. Add gloss trim come as window frames and sports design mirrors.

The Porsche 911 anniversary model is "black" available either in "graphite gray" and "geysirgraumetallic" and in. On the boot lid
Birthday penalty bears the name "911 50" in 3D look. This is repeated three colors embroidered in the headrest and two colors as a logo in the rev counter and the aluminum-colored door sills. He also emblazoned together with the individual limit number of the respective vehicle on the aperture of the cup holder.

Porsche 911 special model with checked pattern on the seats

find in the interior in the Porsche 911 to 50 years special model references to the original Penalty: The labeling of the instruments is like 50 years ago green, the white pointer and the axles are covered with silver caps. The fabric center panels of leather / fabric seats cite "Pepita" -Karo patterns of the 60s. Those who choose a full-leather appointments, get seat covers in the colors agate gray or black with decorative stitching partly in contrasting color. There are also decorative trim on the dashboard, doors and center console in brushed aluminum. The switching or selector lever comes from the program from Porsche Exclusive.

The performance of the 400 hp Porsche special model 50 years 911 largely correspond to those of the 911 Carrera S. The anniversary penalty sprints in 4.5 seconds (4.3 with PDK) from zero to 100 km / h and reaches a top speed of 300 km / h (298 with PDK). Fuel consumption is 9.5 l / 100 km (8.7 with PDK).

The Porsche 911-based vehicles are available from September 23, 2013 the merchants and costs in Germany from 121,119 euros. Again, the special model congestion becomes noticeable, because the normal Carrera S costs only from 105,173 euros.

Our colleagues from MotorKlassik have launched a big special on the 50th 911-anniversary and the sports car colleagues were able to check the current 911 in the Super Test through its paces.