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Porsche 911 Sports Classic Launches Modernized Retro Models

Porsche’s Heritage Design Edition Collection has the 2022 Porsche 911 as its latest 911 model. It is a tribute to the classic 1960s-1970s period of Porsche and is an inspiration for the first 911 and the 911 Carrera RS 2.7. The limited-edition Porsche version is now available to purchase if Porsche fans are interested. It will be available in the United States for the 2023 model year, however, only 1,250 copies are available all over the world.

The stunning car will appeal to Porsche enthusiasts who are familiar with the company’s history. This is the second vehicle of Porsche’s Heritage Design Edition. It was launched in 2020 by the 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design Edition. The Sports Classic takes many characteristics from various Porsches and combines them into a distinctive vehicle that includes the 911 Turbo S’s wide-body layout (without the air intakes on the side in the rear fenders) The initial 911 (997-gen) Sports Classic’s double-bubble roof, as well as the 911 Carrera RS 2.7’s famous ducktail.

The Sports Classic comes in four colors The colors are: Sport Grey Metallic (Agate Grey Metallic) Gentian Blue Metallic (Gentian Blue Metallic) and Black. The lollipop, side lettering, and double racing stripes will come in Light Sport Grey and will make a statement in the color chosen. Exterior highlights include a 1963 Crest and a Heritage Design plaque. Logos in the rear are also gold-colored. 911 Sports Classic owners can buy a Porsche Design titanium watch to be matched to their car in case this isn’t quite enough luxury.

“This unique method sees the Style Porsche design department working in conjunction with Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur to reinvent iconic 911 models and equipment from the 1950s until the 1980s and also to revive design features from those decades,” said Alexander Fabig, Vice of Individualization and Classic.

Modern amenities and better performance offset the retro look. It’s got the identical 3.7-liter twin-turbo flat-six that was used in the 911 Turbo models (capable of 543 horsepower and 442 lb.-ft. of torque) the 2022 model is equipped with an automatic seven-speed transmission that powers the rear wheels. The engine mapping has been updated to ensure it is compatible with the latest transmission. All in all, it’s the most robust 911 model on the market today.

In more simple terms, this car can go from 0-62 miles per hour in 4.1 seconds. The speed and sleek exterior are only enhanced by the two-tone leather interior with Pepita upholstery. Porsche’s Heritage Design Edition collection has everything the Sports Classic has. This stunning model leaves you with one question What is the starting number you display on the side of your Porsche Heritage Design Edition?

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