Geneva Auto Show 2014: Porsche lineup

Team OD  /
06 Mar 2014 16:25:34 IST

Porsche has two world premieres and one showcase at the Geneva Motor Show. Porsche had the world premiere ofthe 919 Hybrid race car and the new Porsche Macan S diesel SUV, while the 911 RSR, which began its season with a class victory at Daytona,was also on display.

Porsche 919 Hybrid racecar

2.0-litre turbocharged V4 petrol engine, with two hybrid systems to boot, power the 919 RSR2.0-litre turbocharged V4 petrol engine, with two hybrid systems to boot, power the 919 RSR

Porsche says that the 919 is the most complex race car it has ever built. At the heart of the car is a 2.0litre, 4-cylinder engine which produces 507PS and redlines at 9000rpm.This car has been designed not only to be the fastest but also to travel the farthest on a given amount of energy. This racer will participate in the LMP1 category of World Endurance Championship this year.

The 911 RSR will compete in the GT class of the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2014 as well as the World Endurance ChampionshipThe 911 RSR will compete in the GT class of the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2014 as well as the World Endurance Championship

This year's 911 RSR has already started its racing season on a winning note by being the class victor of Daytona 24-hour race. The engine is a 4.0litre, flat six capable of 476PS mated to a six-speed gearbox with paddle shifters. The car gets its performance by focusing on lightweight design and better aerodynamics. Two 911 RSR's will be inducted in to competition at this years World Endurance Championships which begin in April.

Macan S diesel

macan S diesel

The Macan S diesel is a sports vehicle intended for long drives. With its 3.0-litre, 6-cylinder engine generating 261PS/580Nm power/torque figures, those drives can be a lot of fun as well. The compact SUV covers the 0-100kmph mark in 6.3 seconds and is limited to a top speed of 230kmph. Fuel efficiency figures are impressive when you consider the performance. Porsche claims a combined fuel efficiency of 19kmpl.The Macan S diesel is available in the UK from Rs 44,76,879 including VAT.

PORSCHE MACAN S IMAGE GALLERY

Porsche Macan S Diesel Specifications


  
ENGINE
Layout / number of cylinders 6
Displacement 2,967cc
Engine layout/Drive Front Engine / All wheel drive
Power 258PS (190 kW)@4,000-4,250rpm
Max. torque (Nm) at rpm 580Nm at 1,750-2,500
Compression ratio 16.8 : 1
PERFORMANCE
Top speed 230 kmph
Acceleration from 0 - 100 kmph 6.3s
Fuel consumption 15.5kmpl
CO2 emissions in g/km 164 - 159
BODY
Length 4,681 mm
Width 1,923 mm
Height 1,624 mm
Wheelbase 2,807 mm
Drag coefficient (Cd) 0.35
Unladen weight (DIN) 1,880 kg
Unladen weight (EC) 1,955 kg
Permissible gross weight 2,575 kg
CAPACITIES
Luggage compartment volume / with rear seats folded down 500 litres / 1.500 litres
Fuel tank 60 litres
Price (UK) 43,300.00 incl. VAT
  

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