Porsche Unveils New 911


    Porsche AG revealed the 2012 911 Carrera coupe. The 911 coupe goes on sale in the U.S. in February, with the convertibles — the cloth-top Cabriolet and open-top Cabriolet S — following a few months later. The Cabriolet roof, which raises and lowers in two seconds, consists of a heated glass rear window and fabric-covered magnesium. It can open when the car is going at speeds of 31 mph or lower. The Cabriolet has a 3.4-liter, 350-horsepower V6 and a seven-gear manual transmission. It will go from zero to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 176 mph. Pricing for the 911 Cabriolet starts at $93,700, while the Cabriolet S starts at $103,800.