Porsche put it quite simply, Style. Class. Sex appeal. What are they talking about? Their new Black Edition models have just been released and are set to impress supercar fans with high aesthetic standards, designer’s influences and attractive equipment packages.
Porsche 911 Carrera Black Edition
Since its launch in 1963 the iconic Porsche coupe has been heralded as one of the world’s most sought after sports cars. The new 911 Carrera Black Edition combines a sleek black bodywork with a sumptuous black interior which emphasises the timeless yet purposeful elegance of this model.
Distinctive 20-inch diameter ‘911 Turbo’ style alloy wheels look resplendent against the glossy paintwork of this performance car and drivers will also enjoy the automatically dimming rear-view mirrors, cruise control, rain sensing windscreen wipers and Sport Design steering wheel.
This special model is also enhanced by LED headlights including the Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS+).
Power is no problem with the rear-mounted, flat-six cylinder engine which has become synonymous with the 911. Powered by a 3.4-litre engine which is capable of achieving 350 hp (257 kW) this model is available as coupé and convertible versions, and with rear-wheel drive or Porsche Traction Management (PTM) all-wheel drive.
Step inside the sophisticated black interior and take your seat on the heated seats before resting your head on the Porsche crest embossed on the head restraints. With Bose® Surround Sound you can enjoy excellent sound quality entertainment as you zip around town.
In addition, the mobile telephone module, front and rear Park Assist, which includes a reversing camera, and ‘911’ rear badge add to the effortless style of this new Porsche 911 Black Edition.
Porsche Boxster Black Edition
The new Porsche Boxster Black Edition is a magical combination of glossy black paintwork and black partial-leather interior maximising the elegance of the mid-engine design on this model.
The Boxster Edition models is packed full of technology including the Porsche Communication Management (PCM) with navigation module and mobile phone preparation module, automatically dimming rear-view mirrors, rain sensor, Park Assist front and rear, cruise control and Sport Design steering wheel.
The black colour concept runs through every aspect of the cars beautiful design from the soft top to the roll-over protection bar. Driver comfort is not overlooked with the standard wind deflector helping limit turbulence when the electrically-operated soft top is lowered.
Powered by an emotive 2.7-litre flat-six engine the two-seater roadster achieves 265 hp (195 kW), which is mid-mounted in the chassis for optimal driving dynamics and responsiveness.
With climate control and heated seats both driver and passenger can enjoy a higher level of personal comfort. With the added touch of the Porsche Crest embossed on the head restraints car enthusiast can enjoy perfect open-topped motoring. Ensuring entertainment can be enjoyed no matter the driving conditions Porsche have included a high-quality Sound Package Plus sound system.
As with all Boxster models, this edition includes electric powered hood with CDR audio system with 7-inch colour touchscreen, universal audio interface offering MP3 connectivity, auto stop/start, Sports mode, tyre pressure monitoring and Porsche Stability Management (PSM), heated glass rear window, remote control roof operation and air conditioning.
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