2017 Porsche Carrera Video, First Look

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

From now on, every Porsche 911 will come with a turbocharged engine.

Making their debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show were the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S models, ushering in a new era where forced induction is used on every 911 model. The Carrera and Carrera S are both powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged flat-six engine with the Carrera pushing 370 horsepower and 331 pound-feet of torque while the Carrera S sports 420 hp and 368 lb-ft of torque.

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Compared to their predecessors, Porsche claims the new powerplants will be 12 percent more fuel efficient and will continue to have a signature raspy growl Porsche 911 models have become known for over the years.

Learn more about the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S models by watching our first look video below.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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