Review

Did Turbocharging Ruin One Of The Best Sports Cars?

EVO gets behind the wheel of one to find out.

When enthusiasts found out that Porsche would be turbocharging its entire 911 lineup, they flipped out. We couldn’t help but wonder whether Porsche was making a mistake. EVO has now got behind the wheel of a bright blue 911 Carrera S to see what’s what. Adding a pair of turbochargers to an engine has downsides and upsides. The major upside of the new turbocharged engine is the 20-hp and 44 lb-ft increase over the previous engine, while sound is one downside every enthusiast was worried about.

While it’s not a full review, EVO had a lot of good things to say about the new sports car and we have to say that it sounds pretty good.

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