1966 Porsche 911 S


1966 Porsche 911 S

The 911 S was introduced to increase the performance potential of the very successful 911. It had a more powerful engine along with a number of chassis enhancements that made it very desirable.

1966 Porsche 911 S

In Detail

typeSeries Production Car
built atGermany
price $$7 074 USD
engineFlat 6
valvetrainSOHC
displacement1991 cc / 121.5 in³
bore80.0 mm / 3.15 in
stroke66.0 mm / 2.6 in
compression9.8:1
power134.2 kw / 180.0 bhp @ 6600 rpm
specific output90.41 bhp per litre
bhp/weight167.75 bhp per tonne
torque195.2 nm / 144.0 ft lbs @ 5200 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsRear Engine / RWD
front tires165 HR 15
rear tires165 HR 15
front brakesVented Discs
front wheelsF 38.1 x 11.4 cm / 15.0 x 4.5 in
rear wheelsR 38.1 x 11.4 cm / 15.0 x 4.5 in
steeringRack & Pinion
curb weight1073 kg / 2365 lbs
wheelbase2210 mm / 87.0 in
front track1356 mm / 53.4 in
rear track1326 mm / 52.2 in
length4163 mm / 163.9 in
width1610 mm / 63.4 in
height1321 mm / 52.0 in
transmission5-Speed Manual
gear ratios3.09:1, 1.89:1, 1.32:1, 1.04:1, 0.79:1
final drive4.43:1
top speed~226.9 kph / 141.0 mph
0 – 60 mph~8.1 seconds
0 – 100 mph~20.0 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile~15.7 seconds