2006 Porsche 911

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26 reviews
Available Price Range $28,657-$54,841 Trims9 Combined MPG 21-22 Seats 4

Our Take on the 2006 Porsche 911

Our Take

Porsche's long-lived 911 got a major makeover for 2005, which included two distinct engines powering the Carrera and the Carrera S. A 3.6-liter flat-six-cylinder in the 911 Carrera produces 32... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

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

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2005
  • 3.6- and 3.8-liter flat-six engines
  • Potent Turbo S models
  • Available Porsche Active Suspension Management
  • New AWD Carrera 4 and 4S coupe and convertible for 2006


Our Expert Reviews

The sleek and fast 2006 Porsche 911 C4 sitting in my yard presented an incongruous picture:It was, like the yard, cloaked in snow. So were all roads leading to civilization.Beneath all the white was the beauty and utility of this repeat winner of New England Motor Press Association awards for its winter behavior: The ''4" after the ''C" stands for how many wheels get power w... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.8 out of 5

Based on 26 reviews

Carrera S, things to know.

by Porschephile from Reno, Nv on December 19, 2012

First off, let me start by saying, dont be fooled into thinking that by spending more money for a car you are getting the very best built product that money can buy. This is not true, and holds true f... Read Full Review

9 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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