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If you’re looking for New England Porsche dealers you can count on to carry an extensive selection as well as provide excellent customer service, we’d love to show you everything that we have to offer at Porsche Nashua. There’s a lot to consider when you’re buying a new car, and we never want you to feel overwhelmed by automotive jargon at our Porsche dealership, whether you need a new Porsche 911, financing, or service. We’ve put together some terms you might not fully understand because informing our customers is our mission.

Technical Terms:

Active suspension: A suspension that monitors road conditions using sensors and a computer and adjusts itself accordingly.

All-wheel drive: A powertrain that provides power to all four wheels using sensors to determine which wheels have the most traction.

Automatic climate control: A system that monitors and maintains a specified temperature without intervention.

Lane departure warning system: A mechanism that warns you when you begin to drift out of your lane on highways and freeways. 

Interest rate: A proportion of an amount of money being lent that is charged for the use of the loan.

Tire rotation: A service that moves your tires to different positions on your car in order for the tires to wear more evenly.

Porsche Terms:

PDK transmission: A dual-clutch transmission that comes with both manual and automatic modes and provides lightning-fast gear changes.

Porsche Active Suspension Management: An electronic damping system that responds to changing road conditions as well as driving style for optimal road grip.

Porsche Communication Management: The centralized control unit for all your car’s infotainment functions, controlled via a high-resolution display.

If you’re asking yourself, “Where can I find Porsche cars for sale near me?” because you’re ready to experience everything these amazing vehicles have to offer in person, visit us today at 170 Main Dunstable Road. We’re always happy to answer your questions, whether you’re shopping for a new car or need help from our Porsche service center. We hope we have the chance to help you out very soon at Porsche Nashua!