The convertibles are known to have a convertible that can open and close through buttons or open hands. Normally, convertible cars will reveal the cockpit completely when the hood is stowed into the back. In the 1960s, realizing the dangers of this model, the US government enacted legislation requiring convertible cars sold in this market to have mechanisms to protect drivers against accidents. accident happened. And thanks to the same law, the sports car named Targa from Porsche was born.
In order to be able to sell convertibles in this large market, Porsche had to design the Porsche 911 Targa 2.0 with the upgraded B-pillar with good impact-resistant material with a width of 20 cm, dome over the head. passengers sit inside. This design is completed with a glass rear compartment and a fabric hood that can be removed manually. This Porsche is not the only car in the world that owns such a detachable hood, some other cars also use this type of roof including Lamborghini Aventador Roadster, Chevrolet Corvette, Ferrari 308 GTS, … However, Porsche is the only automaker that can use the Targa name on these convertible models.
Targa in Italian means a shield and is meant to protect the passengers in the vehicle. Along with that, Targa Florio is a famous race in Sicily, Italy, where the automaker has won many glory here in the past. Over the years, the Targa has been developed alongside 911 with the newest models on the market today, the 911 (992) Targa 4S and the Targa 4 that were released not too long ago. The car we show off in the video above is the 911 Targa 4 GTS, from the 991.2, 7th generation of the legendary 911.
In the upgraded 991.2, Porsche has brought a number of improvements to the appearance to make the car even more beautiful. The first is the front bumper with the air cavity made larger and similar to the previous GT3 version, the front lights stand out with four-point LED daytime running, smart headlights can be adjusted according to the steering angle. At the rear, the rear lights are redesigned with two distinct upper and lower ribs, connected by a third row of lights running across the rear of the car.
The Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS has an overall dimension of 4,528 x 1,852 x 1,291 mm, with a wheelbase of 2,450 mm and a weight of 1,651 kg. On 911 models bearing the high-performance GTS code, Porsche will equip vehicles as standard with multi-spoke wheels with central locking screws, a dual sports exhaust system located in the center of the rear end. The hood can be opened and closed through the button inside the interior as well as remotely via the key within 20 seconds. The cockpit inside retains a retro design with a five-meter cluster, a 2 + 2 seat layout, and modern lines and technology. The interior of the car is upholstered in color leather, black suede with contrast stitching and red seat belts.
This 911 Targa 4 GTS comes with a Carrara White Metallic exterior paint, an optional paint color priced at VND69 million. In addition, the car also possesses many other expensive options such as LED headlights adjusted to the steering angle for 144.4 million, a smart key painted in the same color as the car priced at 63.2 million, a frame management system. Active undercarriage (PASM) costs 185 million, front wheel lift system 130.3 million, rear wheel steering system 129 million, Burmester surround sound system 253 million, 18-way electric sports seats including position memory capacity 162 million, carbon fiber door sill panels with glowing logo 58 million price, interior package GTS 189 million, …
Porsche 911 (991.2) Targa 4 GTS uses a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged flat-six engine that produces a maximum power of 450 hp, maximum torque of 550 Nm in the range from 2,150 rpm. up to 5,000 rpm. Vehicles capable of accelerating from 0 – 100 km / h in 3.7 seconds, a maximum speed of 306 km / h. Porsche equips the car with a 7-speed PDK gearbox with a dual-clutch, transmitting power to all four wheels. In its Targa lineup, Porsche equips all four-wheel drive models as standard.
In -, Porsche 911 (991.2) Targa 4 GTS was genuine distribution with prices from – 8.35 billion. After equipping the options, the price of this car was at 11,253 -. Currently, Porsche has launched the next generation of the 911 Targa models on the 992 platform with two versions, the Targa 4 and the Targa 4S.
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