While German cars aren’t usually associated with the supercars terminology, the reality is that the Porsche 918 has been king in this territory for many years. However, this automaker decided it was time to launch a new supercar to the world – the 2019 Porsche 960.
The truth is that rumors about a car that was able to fill the spot between the 918 Spyder and the 911 Turbo S have already been circulating for some time now. And this is exactly where the 2019 Porsche 960 should be.
Let’s take a look at what you may expect from the new 2019 Porsche 960.
2019 Porsche 960 Release Date
While there are no official dates just yet, we believe that the release of the new 2019 Porsche 960 should happen in 2018 and it should arrive during 2019.
2019 Porsche 960 Price
Just like the release date, Porsche hasn’t unveiled anything regarding the prices of the 2019 Porsche 960.
2019 Porsche 960 Changes and Redesign
One of the things that you can expect of the 2019 Porsche 960 is that it will use the Volkswagen modular sports-car platform that is also going to be used for the Audi R8 and the 718, just to mention two.
We believe that the 2019 Porsche 960 will have a four-wheel drive following the trend of the last two supercars Porsche launched.
The structure of the new 2019 Porsche 960 should include mainly aluminum. However, we expect to see it use also titanium, high-strength steel, and other composites.
2019 Porsche 960 Video
2019 Porsche 960 Specs
One of the surprises of the 2019 Porsche 960 comes under the hood. According to most rumors, the 2019 Porsche 960 will come with a flat-eight layout engine. This kind of layout has the advantage of providing a lower center of gravity proving not only a smoother running as well as a better efficiency.
According to some rumors we have been reading and reading about the 2019 Porsche 960, Porsche is already testing the engine in a heavily modified Cayman.
While a four-wheel drive tends to increase the weight of the final car, the 2019 Porsche 960 should still include it. After all, they will already be using a different platform and lighter materials to compensate.
Regarding the engine itself, it seems there isn’t much of a consensus just yet. However, most people tend to believe that the 2019 Porsche 960 will come with a 3.9-liter quad-turbocharged flat-eight engine that is capable of producing 650 of horsepower.
2019 Porsche 960 Interior
Regarding the interior of the 2019 Porsche 960, there aren’t many images or rumors about it. However, if we know Porsche, we know that it will surprise us with an extremely comfortable and spacious cabin able to provide an excellent ride.
In terms of the features, we are expecting to see the latest Porsche multimedia system, a rotary drive mode selector, and an active aerodynamics.
Besides, safety features are always a part of all Porsche’s models and we believe that the 2019 Porsche 960 won’t be any different. So, you may expect to find the latest technology in terms of safety to be sure that you can take quite a drive, always in a safe and secure way.