• (4.8) 38 reviews
  • MSRP: $27,455$54,527
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 21-22
  • Engine: 325-hp, 3.6-liter H-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
2006 Porsche 911

Our Take on the 2006 Porsche 911

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 325 horsepower, while the Carrera S holds a 3.8-liter version that develops 355 hp. Motorsports enthus... 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

2006 Porsche 911 Reviews

Cars.com 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 for the 2006 Porsche 911

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Consumer Reviews


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Worth more than I paid

by Thero from AZ on July 2, 2009

I bought this car new in 2006. It has this magic to it when I think it does, when I ask it gives. It is sublime to drive this car, my heart races every time I start it up. It feels as though it is tun... Read Full Review

9 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Porsche 911 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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