The Heritage Design Package Harkens back to the early 356 race cars

The 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster is a really cool sports car that comes with a lot of extras over the regular 911, but you can customize it beyond that by ordering the Heritage Design Package. Crafted by Porsche Exclusive, the division responsible for bespoke features, it adds classic styling elements that link back to the roots of the German company.

The Porsche 911 Speedster Heritage Design looks the part

What Is The Heritage Design Package of the 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster?
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As a tribute to the golden years of motorsport, Porsche painted the front bumper and the upper front fenders in white

Already a cool car on the outside, the 911 Speedster becomes downright awesome when fitted with the Heritage Design Package. If you’re a fan of vintage Porsches and classic race cars, then you’ll definitely want this bundle for your 911 Speedster. The only downside is that it’s restricted to one exterior color: GT Silver Metallic. That’s mostly because silver has been Porsche traditional motorsport color for many decades.

As a tribute to the golden years of motorsport, Porsche painted the front bumper and the upper front fenders in white. This is yet another feature inspired by race car from the 1960s, including the iconic Porsche 917. The white accents continue onto the sides with "Porsche" lettering and stripes above the side skirts and around back with a white license plate recess in the bumper. The Heritage Design Package also adds white "gumball" graphics on the front lid and doors, which can be fitted with racing numbers via Porsche Tequipment. The "gumballs" can be removed at no extra cost if you want a cleaner exterior.

What Is The Heritage Design Package of the 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster?
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The 20-inch, center-lock wheels are finished in either Platinum Satin or Silver with this package, while the black calipers have white "Porsche" lettering. A historic Porsche crest on the front lid and gold "Speedster" badges on the rear fascia and on the sides of the flying buttresses round off the unique exterior.

The Porsche 911 Speedster Heritage Design’s interior is as vintage as they get

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The Cognac seats have the historic Porsche crest embossed in the headrests

The cool thing about vintage Porsches is that many of them had lightly colored interiors. Light brown was a common choice back in the day, and Porsche had the bright idea to add Cognac upholstery to the Heritage Design Package too. This rich brown color covers the seats and parts of the door panels and the dash, while the rest of the leather and surfaces are black for a classy contrast. Even the 12 o’clock market on the steering wheel is Cognac, as is the center console lid with "Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur" lettering.

The seats have the historic Porsche crest embossed in the headrests and GT Silver Metallic seatbacks and trim. Porsche also added "Speedster" throughout the interior, as well as a limited-edition plaque in gold on between the seats. This insert says "Porsche 70" and contains the production number of the car (out of 1,948).

The Porsche 911 Speedster Heritage Design comes with a customized chronograph

What Is The Heritage Design Package of the 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster?
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The chronograph that comes with each Speedster model was further customized to match the Heritage Design Package. It features the says Werk 01.200 movement and carbon-fiber dial, but the rotor is modeled after the Heritage Design Package’s wheels. The leather strap and stitching is also Cognac instead of black, just like the upholstery inside the car.

2020 Porsche 911 Speedster drivetrain specifications
Engine naturally-aspirated 4.0 liter flat-six
Horsepower 502 HP
Torque 346 LB-FT
0 to 60 mph 3.8 seconds
Top Speed 192 mph
Transmission six-speed manual
Weight 3,230 Lbs

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Heritage Design Package by Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur features many classic styling elements

Atlanta. Following the unveiling of the 2019 911 Speedster yesterday, Porsche introduced the optional Heritage Design Package for the limited production sports car at the New York International Auto Show. Developed by Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur using the highest levels of craftsmanship, the Heritage Design Package links back to the roots of Porsche with numerous classic-inspired styling and design elements.

Exclusively available in conjunction with GT Silver Metallic paint, as a tribute to the golden days of motorsport, the front bumper and front fender “arrows” are painted in White. The “gumball” styled graphics in White on the front luggage compartment lid and the doors were inspired by historic Porsche 356 models, whose owners decorated them individually as they participated in races at the time. These areas can be fitted with individual start numbers via Porsche Tequipment, or the customer can order the vehicle without these stickers if desired. The historical “Porsche” decal along the sides of the car completes the classic-inspired exterior look of the vehicle, as well as the historic Porsche crest on the front luggage compartment lid.

The 20-inch center lock wheels of the 911 Speedster with Heritage Design Package are painted in Platinum Satin and can also be ordered in Silver. Like the front luggage compartment lid, they are also decorated with a historic Porsche crest. The calipers of the standard PCCBs are painted in Black and feature white “Porsche” lettering to suit the classic appearance of the package.

“Speedster” model designations in gold at the rear of the vehicle and on the sides of the characteristic streamliners further underscore the exclusivity of the Heritage Design Package.

The interior of the 911 Speedster with Heritage Design Package features a distinct classic look with a two-tone leather interior in Black and Cognac. The standard Full Bucket Seats are upholstered in Cognac leather and decorated with a historic Porsche crest that is embossed in the headrest. The seat backs as well as the interior trim pieces are painted in the exterior color of the car, GT Silver Metallic. Cognac was also the color choice for the 12 o’clock center marker on the steering wheel as well as the center console lid, which features embossed “Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur” lettering. The raised “Speedster” model designation on the interior trim as well as the limited edition plaque located between the seats, both of which are featured in gold, represent further highlights of the Heritage Design Package.

Exclusively for owners, Porsche Design has created a Chronograph 911 Speedster Heritage Design timepiece. The high-performance Flyback-Chronograph with Werk 01.200 in house movement features Heritage Design Package-specific elements such as a carbon fiber dial, and rotor which is modeled after the Speedster Heritage Design Package center lock wheel, in both design and color. Genuine Porsche interior leather and thread are also used for the Cognac leather strap and stitching.

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