Special Porsche 911 on the mountain plain

Romain Dumas Explores the Limits of the Porsche 911

Built for the Challenge: Special Porsche 911 

Specially designed Porsche 911 models have been tested on the world’s highest volcanic mountains to explore their capabilities. The ultimate off-roading capacity of the Porsche 911 is well-known. Led by the popular endurance racer Romain Dumas, the Special Porsche 911’s expedition to the Ojos del Salado in Chile, an extreme altitude place, has proved the experimental model’s performance. At Porsche of Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, CO, we have the details of this extreme exploration. Read on to know more about it. 

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Porsche 911 Dakar in the desert

Porsche 911 Dakar Performance Demonstrated in Testing

Porsche 911 Dakar undergoes a testing program on gravel, sand, and snow 

Porsche unveiled a very special variant of the iconic 911: the new Porsche 911 Dakar, at the Los Angeles Auto Show on November 16, 2022. This is the first two-door sports car from Porsche to offer off-road capabilities. The model’s name is a tribute to the first overall victory by Porsche in the Paris-Dakar rally in 1986, and it comes with an all-wheel-drive system for the first time in a 911. The development engineers around General Project Manager Achim Lamparter used the off-road proving grounds in Weissach, Germany, as well as in other extreme conditions to the tune of more than 300,000 miles, including more than 6,000 miles off-road. Keep scrolling down to learn more about the performance demonstrated by the Porsche 911 Dakar during this testing, presented to you today by our team at Porsche of Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, CO. 

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Ducktails of the Porsche 911 Carrera RS models

Know What the Porsche 911’s Ducktail Can Do!

What are the Benefits of the Ducktail, a part of the Porsche 911?

Porsche models come with exquisite aerodynamic exterior styling that is specific to enhance performance. One widely discussed external element is the legendary ducktail structure of the Porsche 911 series, which first appeared in the unique Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7. At Porsche of Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, CO, we have information on the benefits of this ducktail and how it makes the Porsche 911 models maintain its astounding performance on track or road. Keep reading to learn more.

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