Top 5 Fastest Porsche Models
Top 5 Fastest Porsche Models
When it comes to speed, Porsche doesn’t play around. Setting records for 0-60 times, ¼ miles times, and lap times are of paramount concern for Porsche engineers. Today’s Porsche models are faster than ever before.
In fact, the 919 Evo hybrid, 918 Spyder, and 911 trim mark some of the fastest Porsche models ever created.
With the fastest stock Porsches available now at Beverly Hills Porsche, your need for speed can be fulfilled today. Visit our showroom to learn more about each of these Porsche models.
Porsche 919 Evo Hybrid Specs
Believe it or not, one of the fastest Porsche vehicles is a hybrid. The 2019 919 Evo runs on a 2.0L V4 turbo hybrid engine that puts out 900 ps. With a seven-speed transmission and a middle engine, this all-wheel-drive Porsche can hit 0-60 mph in just 2.2 seconds and 0-120 mph in 4.8 seconds.
With a ¼ mile time of 8.3 seconds at 185.8 mph, the Porsche 919 Evo has completed the Bahrain International Circuit at 1:39.67 and the Circuit Paul Ricard at 1:37.22.
Even more impressively, the Porsche 919 Evo recently set a record lap time at the Spa-Francorchamps with a 1:41.770 finish time. This beat an F1 car by completing the 4.35-mile circuit at an average speed of 152 mph and a top speed of 230 mph.
How fast is the Porsche 919 Evo Hybrid?
- 0-60 MPH Time: 2.2 Secs
- 0-120 MPH Time: 4.8 Secs
- 1/4 Mile Time: 8.3 Secs
- Top Speed: 230 MPH
- Horsepower: 887 HP
Porsche 918 Spyder Specs
What do you get when you cross a V8 engine with two electric motors? The impressive performance of the Porsche 918 Spyder. With its 4.6L engine providing 608 ps alone, the addition of the two plug-in motors brings the total power up to a whopping 887 ps.
The seven-speed PDK transmission pushes the torque up to 944 lb-ft for incredible acceleration. The Spyder’s mid-engine design and all-wheel drive give the balance and control need to harness the engine’s fullest performance.
The 918 Spyder hits 0-60 mph in 2.2 seconds and 0-120 mph in 6.7 seconds with one of the fastest Porsche top speeds of 214 mph. Its ¼ mile time of 9.8 seconds at 148.5 mph gives the Spyder an incredible track performance. The Spyder completed the Anglesey Coastal in 1:12.40 and the Motortrend Figure-8 in 0:22.20. The Silverstone National Circuit brought a time of 0:58.47.
Porsche 911 GT2 RS Specs
The Porsche 911 GT2 is the big brother to the GT3. Again listed as one of the fastest stock Porsche cars, the 911 GT2 hits a top speed of 211 mph with 700 ps and 553 lb-ft of torque, making the GT2 one of the most powerful commercially available sports cars on the market.
The twin-turbocharged 3.8L flat-six is paired with a seven-speed dual-clutch PDK transmission for refined control and unrivaled gear shifting. Like the GT3, the GT2 is a rear-engined vehicle with rear wheel drive that excels on the track.
This potent combination gives the GT2 a 0-60 mph of 2.6 seconds and a 0-120 mph of 7.8 seconds. This translates to a ¼ mile time of 10.3 seconds at 139.3 mph. On the track, the GT2 completed the Anglesey Coastal in 1:12.01 and the Willow Springs track in 1:21.08. On the Motortrend Figure-8, the GT2 achieved a lap time of just 0:21.90.
How Fast is the Porsche 911 GT2 RS?
- 0-60 MPH Time: 2.6 Secs
- 0-120 MPH Time: 7.8 Secs
- 1/4 Mile Time: 10.3 Secs
- Top Speed: 211 MPH
- Horsepower: 690 HP
Porsche 911 Turbo S Specs
Continuing on our trend of the fastest stock Porsches, we have another 911 model. The Porsche 911 Turbo S boasts a 3.8L twin-turbocharged boxer six engine achieving 580 ps. This puts the Turbo S in between the GT2 and GT3 in terms of raw power, though the Turbo S rates the same for torque at 553 lb-ft and has a top speed similar to the GT2 at 198 mph.
The Turbo S is unique in this fast 911 lineup for its all-wheel drive. It also contains a simple seven-speed PDK transmission without the dual-clutch of the GT series.
Thanks to is smarter body engineering, the Turbo S achieves similar performance specs as the GT2 despite its lower ps engine rating. The Turbo S hits 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds and a 0-120 of 8.5 seconds. With a ¼ mile time of 10.5 seconds at 133 mph, the Turbo S sets respectable lap times.
At Willow Springs, it achieved a time of 1:24.26, just shortly behind the GT2. At the Hockenheim Short, the Turbo S hit a time 1:08.50. The all-wheel drive also allowed great times on the Goodwood Hill climb with a time of 0:53.31.
Porsche 911 GT3 RS Specs
The Porsche 911 GT3 is one of the highest performing sports cars in the 911 lineup and is designed primarily for ultimate track performance. With a 4.0L flat-six engine, the 911 GT3 achieves up to 500 ps with 338 lb-ft of torque and a top speed of 197 mph.
The seven-speed PDK dual-clutch allows both manual and automatic transmission with “millisecond shift times.” The rear-engine setting and rear wheel drive provide the athletic handling only the 911 GT3 can deliver.
With a 0-60 mph of 3.0 seconds and a 0-120 mph of 9.8 seconds, the 911 GT3 is a little slower than its 919 and 918 cousins. However, it remains one of the fastest stock Porsche models available.
The ¼ mile time for the GT3 is 11.1 seconds at 125 mph. Its Anglesey Coastal performance is only slightly behind the 918 Spyder with a time of 1:13.60. On the Top Gear Track, the 911 GT3 achieved a time of 1:16.10. At the Sebring International Raceway, it hit 2:20.53.
How fast is the Porsche 911 GT3 RS?
- 0-60 MPH Time: 3.0 Secs
- 0-120 MPH Time: 9.8 Secs
- 1/4 Mile Time: 11.1 Secs
- Top Speed: 197 MPH
- Horsepower: 492 HP