Porsche 911 Turbo S GB Edition

Since it first went on sale in 1974, the Porsche 911 Turbo has become a much sought after model by car enthusiasts and has become a famed high performance sports coupé which many companies try to beat. Since 1986, Porsche has been offer tailored sports cars to customers who want something a little different from their Porsche, including performance and styling.

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As the name suggests, the Porsche 911 Turbo S GB Edition will only be made available to UK customers and are limited to 40 units. It will be powered by a 560bhp flat six-cylinder twin-turbocharged engine with an all-wheel drive chassis. As with the standard Turbo S model, handling is improved by the addition of PDCC, Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control. The 911 Turbo S can sprint from 0-100km/h in just 3.1 seconds and achieve a top speed of 317km/h. Of course Porsche hasn’t forgotten, they set a lap time of 7 minutes and 27 seconds around the Nürburgring-Nordschleife.

Th 911 Turbo S GB Edition adds features from previous Porsche models. In particular, the 911 Turbo 930 from ’74. This idea sound familiar? Yes, the Porsche 911 Sport Classic of 2009. Only 250 ever made.

The Porsche 911 Sport Classic - Exclusive For 250 Fans Of The 911

In profile, the 911 Turbo S Exclusive GB Edition shows a clear link to the first 911 Turbo – the black rear upper spoiler, Sport Classic wheels in black, black finished exterior door handles, and the black ‘Porsche’ script along the sills pays tribute to its ancestor. Inside the motif is continued. The black leather upholstery features Guards Red contrasting stitching and unique highlights include an embossed Union flag on the centre storage compartment lid.

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So you want your Turbo S GB edition in red, sir?, no problem. White, sir?, no problem. Blue, sir?, Sorry no can do! The GB Edition comes in three different colours, White, Guards Red and GT Silver metallic. Ah sure who needs the colours of the flag anyway…The wheels are 20″ Sport Classic alloys in Gloss Black. Here is a lost of the special features:

  • Porsche logo script in black along door sills
  • Storage compartment lid with embossed Union flag
  • SportDesign steering wheel with centre marking in Guards Red and rim with Guards Red stitching
  • Black leather interior with Guards Red stitching
  • Privacy glazing
  • Porsche crest embossed on head restraints
  • Seat belts in Guards Red
  • Personalised carbon door sill guards with ‘911 Turbo S – Exclusive GB Edition’ in illuminated lettering
  • Carbon interior trim, including PDK gear lever, with chrome logo on dash insert
  • Bespoke floor mats with leather edging and decorative stitching in Guards Red

Each lucky customer receives a complementary accessory pack including a personalised indoor car cover, a photo book of the build process and a key pouch in leather with decorative Guards Red stitching.

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So you want one? Well you can for as little as £150,237! Just a mere £8,000 more than a standard Turbo S. With places only limited to 40 units you would want to get your hands on one quick! Ah of course, only for UK customers… Dream on I suppose