For many, the only German sports car is the Porsche 911. For decades, the heart of the Porsche lineup has consisted of the stalwart 911 in a dizzying array of models. The lineup has expanded around the 911 to include the competent Boxster roadster, Cayman coupe and the Cayenne SUV. The Panamera sedan has been a successful addition to the model range.

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For many, the way a car performs is a key criterion for which car to purchase. Our Velocity Index helps determine which vehicles are the best all-around performers taking in to consideration a balance of factors such as acceleration and handling. A higher number is better.

Model Velocity Index
Porsche 718 Cayman 78-85
Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe 81-85
Porsche 911 Turbo 84
Porsche 911 Targa 78-81
Porsche 718 Boxster 76-81
Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet 74-80
Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet 79
Porsche Panamera 69-77
Porsche Macan 67-68
Porsche Cayenne 53-65

Note: Bar graphs denote the composite performance for the model. "*" indicates models with incomplete data.

For more information, view our new car performance guide.