This is a 2023 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America designed exclusively for the U.S. market and will be on display at the end of 2022.
The model is based on the standard 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet, so it has the same mechanical components. Thus, he received 473 hp. and a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine that produces 420 pounds (569 Nm) of torque.
Porsche has equipped the limited-edition model with the Porsche Active Suspension Management Sport as standard. Like the 16-inch (408 mm) front and 14.9-inch (380 mm) cast iron brakes on the back, the sports exhaust and Sport Chrono package are standard equipment. Porsche ceramic composite brakes are available as an option.
911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America is a bold exterior inspired by the original 1953 356 America Roadster that distinguishes it from the standard model. Thus, the car is finished in Azure Blue 356 color and has a front glass frame painted in satin black. The automaker has also installed RS Spyder Design Wheels with white spokes and Guards Red stripe on the rim. Guards Red accents with the word “America” on both sides are also available.
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Various changes have been made to the salon. Pebble Gray leather is found everywhere and decorates many surfaces. The car also has two colors Guards Red and Pebble Gray stitching, and the leather of the center console is embossed with the logo “America”.
Porsche has also found that consumers can opt for the Guards Red 12-hour steering wheel and an extended interior package that includes a horizontal seam on the inside edge of the wheel. The shift loader has two color stitches, and the 911 Sport Seets Plus has a special contrast stitch and a 911 stitch. There are also Guards Red and Pebble Gray seams on the floorboards, and each car comes with an Azure Blue 356 painted key.
Kjell Gruner, President and CEO of Porsche Cars North America, said in a statement that “the desire to drive a Porsche is deep in the United States.” “In particular, there is a peculiarity of the road on the open top 911 with a perfectly matched manual transmission. It’s also a great time to add another “America” model to our history, as we look back 70 years since the 356 America Roadster and 30 years since the 964 America Roadster.
Although Porsche did not say how many units will be produced, the 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America confirmed that it will start at $ 184,920, excluding the $ 1,450 set fee. Extended interior package models start at $ 192,430.
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