Porsche 911 (964) 3.6 Carrera RS (260 hp, petrol, 1991) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

coupe (fixed-head coupé), 2 doors, 2 + 2 seats, dimensions: 4250.00 mm x 1650.00 mm x 1310.00 mm, weight: 1240 kg, engine displacement: 3600 cc, 6 cylinders, 2 valves per cylinder, max power: 260 hp @ 6100 rpm, max torque: 314 Nm @ 5600 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 5.40 s, max speed: 260 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 5 / -, fuel type: petrol, tyres: 205/50 R17
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

Model(964) 3.6 Carrera RS
First year of production1991
Last year of production1993

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typecoupe (fixed-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats2 + 2
Wheelbase2270.00 mm (millimeters)
7.45 ft (feet)
89.37 in (inches)
2.2700 m (meters)
Front track1380.00 mm (millimeters)
4.53 ft (feet)
54.33 in (inches)
1.3800 m (meters)
Rear track1374.00 mm (millimeters)
4.51 ft (feet)
54.09 in (inches)
1.3740 m (meters)
Length4250.00 mm (millimeters)
13.94 ft (feet)
167.32 in (inches)
4.2500 m (meters)
Width1650.00 mm (millimeters)
5.41 ft (feet)
64.96 in (inches)
1.6500 m (meters)
Height1310.00 mm (millimeters)
4.30 ft (feet)
51.57 in (inches)
1.3100 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity90.0 l (liters)
3.18 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.09 m3 (cubic meters)
90000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight1240 kg (kilograms)
2733.73 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight-
Capacity of the fuel tank77.0 l (liters)
16.94 UK gal (UK gallons)
20.34 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrol
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine locationlongitudinal, rear
Engine displacement3600 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio11.30 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersboxer/flat engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)
Valves per cylinder2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)100.00 mm (millimeters)
0.33 ft (feet)
3.94 in (inches)
0.1000 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)76.40 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0764 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power260 hp (horse power)
193.9 kW (kilowatts)
263.6 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6100 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque314 Nm (newton meters)
32.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
231.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at5600 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.40 s (seconds)
Maximum speed260 km/h (kilometers per hour)
161.56 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)-
Fuel consumption (extra urban)-
Fuel consumption (combined)-

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Type of transmissionmanual
Number of manual gears5 (five)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulic
Turning circle diameter-


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - coil springs
Type of rear suspension - coil springs


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size-
Tyre code205/50 R17

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase- 15%
Front track- 9%
Rear track- 9%
Length- 5%
Width- 7%
Height- 13%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity- 80%
Curb weight- 13%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 25%
Engine displacement+ 60%
Maximum power+ 64%
Maximum torque+ 18%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 47%
Maximum speed+ 29%