Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Owner’s Guide

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet is what people think of when they envision a convertible sports car. It’s the iconic droptop version of Porsche’s rear-engine, rear-drive coupe – with a lot more power than you ever imagined. 

Read on to discover what it’s like to own a Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet in Austin. 

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Model Essentials

Porsche has solidified its place in convertible lovers’ hearts with the 911 Carrera S Cabriolet. The 8th generation (992 Series) is a real winner in terms of drivability, luxury and pure fun. This edgy, undeniably sporty soft top will have you planning a Hill Country drive every weekend.

Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Performance 

Sure, the Cabriolet is slower than it’s sibling the 911 Carrera S but not by much. It packs the same amount of horsepower and the handling is every bit as good. That makes the Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet one of the most powerful convertibles ever made. The new dampening system has also made the sport suspension much smoother than most other vehicles. 

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet performance specs include: 

Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Pricing

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet model starts at $126,100. That’s $13,000 more than the standard 911 Carrera S. 

Tech Features in the New Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Model

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet’s tech features are on par with the Panamera. It also has one special feature that the 911 Carrera S doesn’t have – an innovative folding fabric top with interwoven magnesium panels for safety and sound reduction.  

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet comes equipped with additional tech features such as: 

Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Repair in Austin

Seasoned car owners know to prepare for repairs, no matter what car you own. Even a vehicle as well-made as the Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet can come across a vicious pothole or get an electrical bug.

The most common Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet repairs we see in Austin include: 

The Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet has been a part of several recalls in recent years. In 2013 there was a recall for exhaust pipe failure. One of the latest recalls involved bolts coming loose on the driveshaft. It’s a reminder that every detail matters and even small repairs need to be handled quickly.

Common Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet Maintenance in Austin

Maintenance for the Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet starts at 7,500 miles. You’ll want to adhere to the manufacturer’s guidelines or create a custom maintenance schedule with a mechanic that specializes in Porsche upkeep.

Common maintenance measures include:

When you need Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet service in Austin you can count on German Auto Center. Our experienced technicians are every bit as skilled as dealership mechanics, and our shop is known for providing exemplary repair results. If it’s time for a repair, performance upgrade or maintenance give German Auto Center a call.

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