Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
»
1-min read

New Porsche 911 Unveiled Ahead of Los Angeles Auto Show

It comes as no surprise to see that the freshly unveiled version of the 911 is faster and more powerful than ever.

AFP Relaxnews

Updated:November 29, 2018, 10:55 AM IST
facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp
New Porsche 911 Unveiled Ahead of Los Angeles Auto Show
The new Porsche 911 Carrera 4S is available to order now. (Image: AFP Relaxnews)
Loading...

The German automaker celebrated the world premiere of its new 911 on the eve of the Los Angeles Auto Show. It is the eighth generation version of this emblematic Porsche model, and it is already available to order. It comes as no surprise to see that the freshly unveiled 2019 version of the 911 is faster and more powerful than ever. It gets a newly developed eight-speed dual-clutch transmission and next-generation flat-six turbocharged engines, delivering up to 450 horsepower in the S models (a gain of 30 horsepower). The most powerful model, the Porsche 911 4S, has a top speed of 308km/h and does 0-100km/h in just 3.6 seconds (3.7 seconds for the Coupé). A further 0.2 seconds can be gained with the optional "Sport Chrono" package.

Vote Now! Tech And Auto Awards 2018 is here. Click here to vote for your favourite gadgets and cars.

In a world first, Porsche has developed "wet mode," included as standard in the new 911. This function detects water on the road, which can lead to slippery driving conditions, and optimizes the vehicle for safety by selecting the most suitable driving mode. The new Porsche 911 also has an anti-collision assistance system and brake-assist function as standard. A night vision assist function using a thermal camera is also available as an optional extra for the 911 for the first time.

There are relatively few changes to the exterior design -- although the 911 does get new LED headlights -- but the interior has been seriously reworked, getting a striking new 10.9-inch central touchscreen. Located underneath is a compact switch unit with five buttons for direct access to important vehicle functions. The new Porsche 911 is available to order now in Carrera S and Carrera 4S models.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Subscribe to Moneycontrol Pro and gain access to curated markets data, trading recommendations, equity analysis, investment ideas, insights from market gurus and much more. Get Moneycontrol PRO for 1 year at price of 3 months. Use code FREEDOM.

| Edited by: Abhinav Jakhar
Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp

Live TV

Loading...
Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results