1983-1991 Porsche 944 and 944 S Pictures and Specifications

The Porsche 944 bowed in 1982, answering criticisms that the Audi-built 924 wasn't a "real Porsche." The 944 was available in several different models, including the 944 S, 944 S2, and 944 S2 Cabriolet. The Porsche 944 enjoyed a nine-year run that ended in 1991.

The Porsche 944 boasted a 2.5 liter
The Porsche 944 improved on the 924 with more power and bolder styling.

This display Porsche 944 was built to highlight the many differences from the 924.
The Porsche 944 debuted for 1983 as a 2+2 coupe; a convertible bowed for 1989.


1983-1991 Porsche 944 and 944 S Specifications

Prices New:

  • $18,450 for 1983 944
  • $21,440 for 1984 944
  • $25,550 for 1987 944
  • $30,850 for 1986 944 S
  • $30,995 for 1988 944
  • $47,600 for 1989 944 S2
  • $50,350 for 1991 944 S2 Cabriolet
Dimensions:
Length (inches) Wheelbase (inches) Weight (pounds)
168.9 94.5 2,790

Engines:

Size (cc)
Type
Horsepower
Years
2479
sohc I-4
143-147
1983-1985
2479
sohc I-4
158
1988-1989
2479
dohc I-4
188
1986-1988
2680
sohc I-4
162
1989
2990
dohc I-4
208
1989-1991

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