2023 Porsche 718 Cayman vs. Porsche 911 Carrera

 2021 Porsche 718 Cayman vs. Porsche 911 Comparison
2023 Porsche 718 Cayman


2023 Porsche 911 Carrera
$63,400 MSRP

Starting Price

$106,100 MSRP
2.0L turbo boxer

Base Engine

3.0L twin-turbo boxer
300 hp


379 hp
4.9 seconds

0-60 MPH Time

0-60 in 4.0 seconds

Seating Capacity


If you’re looking for that perfect Porsche sports car, there’s been two great Porsche models for quite a while now. Those would be the 718 Cayman and the 911 Carrera, and when you compare the Porsche Cayman vs. 911, you’ll find two immaculately crafted vehicles ready to give you miles of thrills. Encinitas and Del Mar drivers can pick the two-seater 718 or the two-row 911 and get it from a great team at Porsche Carlsbad. Our guide is ready and waiting for you to explore!



Porsche 718 Cayman vs. 911 Carrera: Power & Efficiency

You’ll find the Porsche emblem on both the 718 Cayman and the 911 Carrera, so you know they’re track tested vehicles ready to perform. But, how does each vehicle perform? This Porsche 911 vs. Cayman comparison all comes down to power, which you’ll see in the following fact sheet:

  • Porsche 718 Cayman Horsepower: 300 hp
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Horsepower: 379 hp
  • Porsche 718 Cayman 0-60 mph: 4.9 seconds
  • Porsche 911 Carrera 0-60 mph: 4.0 seconds 
  • Porsche 718 Cayman 0-60 mph (w/ Sport Chrono Pkg): 4.9 seconds
  • Porsche 911 Carrera 0-60 mph (w/ Sport Chrono Pkg): 3.8 seconds 
  • Porsche 718 Cayman Top Track Speed: 170 mph
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Top Track Speed: 182 mph
  • Porsche 718 Cayman Fuel Efficiency: n/a
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Fuel Efficiency: 20 mpg combined*

Porsche 718 Cayman vs. 911 Carrera: Size & Features

You’ll find a smaller vehicle in the Cayman vs. the 911, which is why the two vehicles are priced so differently. The Cayman coupe offers seating for two, while you’ll get seating for four in the Porsche 911. Here are the specifications for each of these vehicles:

  • Porsche 718 Cayman Length: 172.4 inches
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Length: 177.9 inches
  • Porsche 718 Cayman Width: 70.9 inches w/ mirrors folded
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Width: 72.9 inches w/ mirrors folded
  • Porsche 718 Cayman Height: 51.0 inches
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Height: 51.1 inches
  • Porsche 718 Cayman Max. Interior Passenger Capacity: 2
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Max. Interior Passenger Capacity: 4

Compare These Porsche Models in Carlsbad

If you’re a San Diego County driver who wants to see everything Porsche has to offer, we invite you to come on over to our dealership in Carlsbad to check them out for yourself. Contact us today with your questions, and someone from our team will reach out to you. We can’t wait to hear from you!


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