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

type Series Production Car
built at Germany
price $ $7 074 USD
engine Flat 6
valvetrain SOHC
displacement 1991 cc / 121.5 in³
bore 80.0 mm / 3.15 in
stroke 66.0 mm / 2.6 in
compression 9.8:1
power 134.2 kw / 180.0 bhp @ 6600 rpm
specific output 90.41 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 167.75 bhp per tonne
torque 195.2 nm / 144.0 ft lbs @ 5200 rpm
body / frame Unit Steel
driven wheels Rear Engine / RWD
front tires 165 HR 15
rear tires 165 HR 15
front brakes Vented Discs
front wheels F 38.1 x 11.4 cm / 15.0 x 4.5 in
rear wheels R 38.1 x 11.4 cm / 15.0 x 4.5 in
steering Rack & Pinion
curb weight 1073 kg / 2365 lbs
wheelbase 2210 mm / 87.0 in
front track 1356 mm / 53.4 in
rear track 1326 mm / 52.2 in
length 4163 mm / 163.9 in
width 1610 mm / 63.4 in
height 1321 mm / 52.0 in
transmission 5-Speed Manual
gear ratios 3.09:1, 1.89:1, 1.32:1, 1.04:1, 0.79:1
final drive 4.43:1
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