The Porsche Carrera GT is the ultimate production-based concept car. Porsche have announced plans to release the road-going version some time in the seond half of 2003. The car will be limited to 1000 examples.

Porsche first presented a study based on this high performance sports car series at the Paris Automobile Salon on 28 September 2000.

The construction of the Carrera GT is based on pure racing car engineering. This applies to the chassis and the understructure as well to the new V10 engine and the six gear gearbox.

Engine & performance:

Position: mid-mounted longitudinal

Type: V10

Capacity: 11000 cc

Power: 558 hp @ 5580 rpm

Torque: 600 Nm

Drive: RWD

Top speed: 330 km/h

0-100 km/h: 4 s


Length: 4556 mm

Width: 1915 mm

Height: 1192 mm

Wheelbase: 2700 mm

Weight: 2500 kg