Wednesday, 21 November, 2018

Porsche 911 pressure testing in final stages, launch scheduled for early 2019

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Sandy Mccarthy | 08 November, 2018, 19:01

The 2020 Porsche 911 prototype has been undergoing rigorous final testing before the production model hits the market in early 2019.

With an official reveal in sight, Porsche has been making sure the next-generation 911 (992) is up for the task of satisfying customer rigours.

The Zuffenhausen-based automaker confirmed the eighth-generation version of the sportscar was scheduled to launch in Europe "at the beginning of 2019".

Fleets of Porsche 911 test mules have been roaming the globe from very cold to very hot areas, separated by up to 85 degrees Celsius temperature gaps.

Porsche says that every component of these cars has to perform as well at the end of testing as they did at the start. The models have been tried for endurance in lengthy traffic jams crosswise over different cities and on the race tracks as well.

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Taylor went on to top score with 80 to setup New Zealand's victory while Hafeez remained wicketless from his six overs. The New Zealand cricketers have wrapped up a 47-run win over Pakistan in the first one-day worldwide in Abu Dhabi .

The testing focuses primarily on the chassis and engine, which have been enhanced even further to increase both performance and everyday use. The new driver assistance systems and enhanced connectivity must also be assessed as part of the strenuous testing phase.

After it goes on sale in the global markets, Porsche will surely bring the new-gen 911 to India sometime later next year.

In hot regions, such as the Middle East or Death Valley in the United States of America, the air conditioning, thermal management, and combustion behaviour need to pass functional checks in temperatures up to 50 degrees Celsius.

Finland where temperature dips under - 35 degree Celsius was picked as the solidifying area to test for chilly begin testing, warming footing, taking care of and braking conduct and additionally the reaction speed control system which are identified with the driving dynamics. The auto was also tested in heavy traffic in China. Elevation tests have run the gamut from Death Valley at 282 feet below sea level to Mount Evans, Colorado, reaching higher than 14,000 feet.

Also worth mentioning that the Porsche company in honor of its 70th anniversary, has released a unique version of the model 911 (993) Turbo S. This vehicle exists in a single copy.

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