The 2017 Porsche 960 concept is ready to emerge with the mid-engine feature to make it bigger, but highly efficient. The style and design of this model is quite stylish by means of a couple of features, as well as a creative innovation to make it as one among the leader vehicles in the sport sedan segment. Much effort has been taken by the manufacturer of this model to make it a stronger rival to vie competently with its class competitors like such as Audi R8, Ferrari 458 Italia, Lamborghini Gallardo and McLaren 12C. It is also expected that the 2017 model 960 will be a world-class vehicle with current, noteworthy technology and outstanding structure.
The external design will be derived from the new platform of Porsche, known as the Modular Sport Architecture. This platform is specifically customized for mid engine and back engine automobiles, which is composed of high power steel, magnesium, titanium, aluminum and carbon fiber among other frivolous materials. These materials will assist in keeping the overall weight of the new Porsche 960 2017 not more than 3000 pounds (approx 1364 kg). As a result, the body of the new vehicle will be lighter at the same time as firmer than that of its predecessor. The new supercar will be released with the coupe body style with two doors.
2017 Porsche 960 Interior
On the interior it is expected to come with copious comfort features that include CD changes, fine leather upholstered seats, MP3 player, cup holders, AM-FM radio, and remote controlled start and much more. The future Porsche 960 will come with the cabin that will be designed with the sitting capacity for two adult passengers. Much attention has been paid by the automaker to provide passengers and the vehicle with adequate safety and to have a comfortable ride.
Some of the standard safety features should include:
Active Braking System.
Electronic Stability Control.
Intelligent Speed Assist.
Head location airbags.
Adjustable Steering Column.
Blind Spot Warning System.
Lane Change Assist.
Active Cruise Control.
Passenger Knee Airbags.
Daytime Running Lights.
2017 Porsche 960 Engine
It is expected that it will be powered by two different engines of different capacities.
The first mill will be an 8-cylinder engine with the displacement of 3.9 liters, equipped with four turbo chargers. This engine is competent to generate an amazing power of 600 + horses and it will be mated to a seven-rate manual transmission or with a seven-velocity mechanical transmission with the four-wheel drive system as standard. Through this engine, the new 960 can attain the 60 mph velocity from the stationary mode n less than 2.5 seconds and gets the maximum velocity of 200 mph.
The next optional mill could be V8, 4.6-liter engine found in the Porsche 911. This engine is competent to produce the greatest power of 570 horses and it will be mated to a seven-rate double clutch computerized transmission system.
Date of release and the base price
It is reported that the 2017 Porsche 960 release date is rumored to be at the last part of 2016 or at the early part of 2017. As far as the initial price of the new vehicle is concerned, it is estimated that it will be sold at an initial cost of $200,000, which is quite reasonable when considering its specifications and features.
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