Unveiling of the off-road-ready Porsche 911 Dakar

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At the Los Angeles auto show, Porsche has revealed its brand-new 911 Dakar.

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A significantly modified version of the company's flagship coupé, the 911 Dakar.

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Porsche created the 911 Dakar as both a spiritual successor and a tribute to its 1984 Paris-Dakar rally champion.

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The rear spoiler made of carbon fiber-reinforced plastic is one of the other exterior highlights.

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An optional roof rack with a 12V outlet for the LED lights and the boot lid removed from the lightweight GT3.

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The 911 Dakar has bucket seats up front and forgoes the back seats to keep the interior lightweight.

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the latter's 480 horsepower, 570 Nm, 3.0-liter twin-turbo flat-six and 8-speed PDK automatic transmission.

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As a result, the 911 Dakar can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.4 seconds.

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Rear-wheel steering, GT3 engine mounts, and active roll control are all included in the 911 Dakar.

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In order to compete with EV SUVs like the BMW iX, Porsche is currently developing an all-electric SUV that will sit above the Cayenne.

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