2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Spy Photos Snapped While Nurburgring Testing

Colum Wood
by Colum Wood

After the reveal of the new 911 at the Frankfurt Motor Show last year Porsche has been busy prepping the rest of the range, with these recent spy photos showing the soon-to-be-announced 911 Carrera 4S.

Based on the new longer 991 platform that’s roughly 2-inches longer with a wheelbase that is roughly 3-inches longer,both the 4 and 4S models will get the wider wheelbase of the 911 Turbo to deliver all-wheel drive performance and much improved grip.

While it’s hard to tell the differences from the other end of a lens, it appears as though the 4S models will continue to have a reflective strip between the taillights – though it’s covered on this test car

Look for the 4S to boast 400 hp from a 3.8-liter flat six while the Carrera 4 will get a 350 hp 3.4-liter flat-four. Expect a debut at the Paris Motor Show this fall.

GALLERY: 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

Plus, check out the 2013 Porsche GT3 spy photos here and 911 Turbo Cabriolet Spy Photos here

Colum Wood
Colum Wood

With AutoGuide from its launch, Colum previously acted as Editor-in-Chief of Modified Luxury & Exotics magazine where he became a certifiable car snob driving supercars like the Koenigsegg CCX and racing down the autobahn in anything over 500 hp. He has won numerous automotive journalism awards including the Best Video Journalism Award in 2014 and 2015 from the Automotive Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC). Colum founded Geared Content Studios, VerticalScope's in-house branded content division and works to find ways to integrate brands organically into content.

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