The ultra-modern “nine hundred eleventh” with recognizable design elements of the 50’s and early 60-ies: Porsche introduces the 911 Targa 4S Design Heritage Edition is the first of four collectible models that will be released in the framework of the strategy the Heritage Design.
Historical design elements in the interior and exterior received a new interpretation and with the latest technology implemented in an exclusive special models from Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur.
To order the car now in dealerships it will arrive in the fall of 2020. In accordance with the internal designation of the model number of the special edition model will be limited to 992 copies.
In parallel with the release of collection models the individual elements of the interior will be offered for all current models of the 911 in the package Design Heritage.
Exclusive for clients of collector car division Porsche Design has also developed appropriate style of chronograph, which will also be released in limited edition.
“Due to the Heritage Design we create customers and fans memories of the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80-ies. No other brand except Porsche not equally able to seamlessly migrate these items into the present.
Thus we fulfill the wishes of our customers. Besides, releasing this exclusive special model, we create a new Lifestyle category of products in our product strategy,” says Oliver Blume, Chairman of the Board of Porsche AG.
Thanks to the exclusive color of the body Cherry red and four other colors available, body and Golden inscriptions authentic look is created in the style of 50-ies. The body of the 911 Targa 4S Design Edition Heritage are decorated with high quality white stickers in the historic design. Particularly impressive is the racing graphics on the front fenders.
These so-called “arrows” – a kind of reminder of the past of Motorsport. Another remarkable element is the label of the Porsche Heritage on the grid of the back cover. In its design it resembles the Porsche 356 ID plate, which at that time were issued to drivers after mileage of 100,000 kilometers. This kind of sign of quality from the past, but with a modern twist adorns the rear of all four models of the Porsche Design Heritage.
Historical Porsche crest 1963 on the front cover, the steering wheel, the hub cap of the wheel, the ignition key and the (embossed) on the headrests and the case for a key – a kind of excursion into the past, like serial 20/21-inch wheels in Carrera Exclusive Design and painted in black brake calipers in a classic style.
The interior of the car also appeals to the traditions of an exclusive two-tone leather trim is a combination of leather color Bordeaux Red, or Black with leather Club OLEA Atacama Beige color. And seat trim and door trims corduroy reproduces not only the material that was used in the Porsche 356, but also the spirit of the era and the fashion trends of 50 years.
The tachometer and stop watch in a classic design with green illumination to emphasize the emotionality of the concept, as well as perforated headliner microfiber and numerous leather components Exclusive Manufaktur. A metal plate on the strap decorative front panel indicates the individual serial number limited edition.
The first model, the Heritage Design is based on the new 911 Targa generation 992, which was introduced just a few days ago, and equipped with the latest technology, the latest assistance systems and infotainment functions. P
rivada is a twin-turbo boxer engine power 331 kW (450 HP). In combination with the eight-speed gearbox with two clutches is a high-tech engine of the 911 Targa accelerates to a maximum speed of over 304 km/h in less than 3.6 seconds (with Launch Control) from a standstill to 100 km/h.
Models are characterized by exceptional Design Heritage more emotional and close relationship with history. These products are Lifestyle on offer within the Porsche product strategy, emphasize a particular style of life.
Designer Porsche Style unit together with specialists from Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur new interpreterpath of the legendary 911 model and equipment of the 50s – 80s years and revives to life the characteristic features of the time. First impression about this strategy, has already given the Heritage package Design for the 911 Speedster 2019 release. The company Porsche will be released in four special models – after a certain period of time and in limited edition.
A limited special model division Porsche Design has been developed high quality chronograph 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design Edition. Mechanical watch is elegant and simple style, and their circulation, and the release of the car is limited to 992 copies. Down to the smallest detail the designers focused on the legendary Porsche 356 and style icon the Porsche 911 Targa, the design of the dial with white second hand and green (Phosphorus Green) rings echoes the design of the tachometer and speedometer cars of the past. The numbers on the dial is made in typical Porsche font. The strap is made of original leather used in the interior of the Porsche. Embossed “911” – another homage to the iconic sports car.
Porsche is the world public the new 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design Edition on its own channel Internet TV. On 911-magazin.porsche.de Alexander Fabig, Vice-President in charge of individualization and classic models, Boris Apenbrink, head of the automotive division Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur, and Ivo van Hulten, head of interior design division of Style Porsche, inform about the features of this exclusive special model.