Porsche 911 R Returns with Exceptional Performance, Handling, and Acceleration

Porsche has released new details about the exciting new 2016 Porsche 911 R at the Geneva International Motor Show available later this summer. Porsche fans have a new reason to celebrate with the debut of the 2016 Porsche 911 R. Built upon the legacy of the original 1967 race car, the new model will be available as a limited production series with only 991 units worldwide. It will offer a lightweight body and high level of performance, acceleration, and handling. Drivers can get an early look at the model at the 2016 Geneva International Motor Show and can follow ongoing updates until its release in late summer. Lightweight and Ready to Thrill Featuring the latest design technology from Porsche, the new 2016 Porsche 911 R model is the lightest model to date weighing in at just 3021 pounds. Thanks to its super light construction, the car is bred for speed. It is powered by a 500hp four-liter naturally aspirated flatsix engine capable of accelerating the vehicle from 0 to 60 miles per hour in just 3.7 seconds. The engine is paired with a six-speed manual transmission and generates 338lb-ft of torque. It is designed to achieve crisp shifting and reliable [...]