Porsche 968 Turbo S 

  • 1993
  • 301 HP 3.0L
  • 176 mph
The top model of the 968 series is the Turbo S, which also forms the basis for the 968 Turbo RS.
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Optically the Turbo S is distinguished by two additional air inlets in the engine bonnet, an additional spoiler lip on the nose section and a larger, adjustable rear wing.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Porsche 968 Turbo S

0-60mph

968 Turbo S
4.5 s
Nissan GT-R
2.7 s

Top speed

968 Turbo S
176 mph
Agera R
260 mph
Veyron
253 mph

0-100mph

968 Turbo S
10.6 s
GT 86
17.8 s
Veyron
5.1 s

1/4 mile

968 Turbo S
13 s
Agera R
10.1 s

Data points Key details of the Porsche 968 Turbo S

Horsepower

968 Turbo S
301 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Torque

968 Turbo S
370 ft-lb
Veyron
922 ft-lb
Agera R
888 ft-lb

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Dec

Porsche 968 Turbo S

www.supercars.net
The top model of the 968 series is the Turbo S, which also forms the basis for the 968 Turbo RS.
Optically the Turbo S is distinguished by two additional air inlets in the engine bonnet, an additional spoiler lip on the nose section and a larger, adjustable rear wing.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Porsche
Year 1993

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 9.91 lb/hp
Maximum hp 301 HP @ 5,400 RPM
Maximum torque 370 ft-lb @ 3,000 RPM
Engine placement Front
Steering system rack&pinionPAS

engine

Displacement 3,000 cc
Air compressor Turbocharger
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 8:1
Bore/stroke 4.09 in / 3.46 in
Valvetrain Single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,983 lb
Width 68.3 in
Height 50.2 in
Length 170.1 in
Front track width 58.2 in
Ground clearance 4.1 in
Wheelbase 94.5 in

road tests

Top speed 176 mph
1/4 mile 13 s
0-60mph 4.5 s
0-100mph 10.6 s
0-200kph 17.2 s
Hockenheim short lap time 1:18.20

transmission

Drivetrain Rear wheel drive
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 6 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 457/? 203
Rear wheels 457/? 254
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