• (5.0) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $9,396$75,424
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 18-22
  • Engine: 325-hp, 3.6-liter H-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
2005 Porsche 911

Our Take on the 2005 Porsche 911

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort on rougher surfaces
  • Price
  • Minimal backseat space
  • Cargo space

Notable Features

  • Redesigned 911 Carrera and Carrera S coupes and cabriolets for 2005
  • More powerful 3.6- and 3.8-liter flat-six engines
  • More potent Turbo S models
  • Available Porsche Active Suspension Management


Our Expert Reviews

One of the great regrets of my auto-reviewing career has been that I apparently instill fear in the good people at Porsche.I know this because I rarely have had the opportunity to test drive the company's primo sports cars. Oh, sure, I've driven all versions of the Cayenne, but testing a Porsche sport-utility vehicle really doesn't count. To most motorists, Porsche equates to top... Read full review for the 2005 Porsche 911

Consumer Reviews


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Outstanding Porsche 911 (997) Carrera Cabriolet

by emptymotte from Rhode Island on December 27, 2012

The Porsche 911 Carrera has always been a fun car. I owned a 1996 911 (993-series), which was the last of the air-cooled models. That was fast, fun... but a little hair-raising at its limits, especial... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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