It began a revolution for Porsche by introducing a front-mounted, water-cooled four cylinder engine, and a rear-mounted gearbox.
The changes were aimed to achieve a goal of perfect handling. In addition, the introduction of the 924 gave Porsche a larger brand audience with the entry level car.
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed
The Porsche 924 appears in the PlayStation release of Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed as a Golden Era Class 3 car.
It has average stats, however, it is superseded by the higher trim models that improve on most characteristics.
- Despite not appearing in the PC release, the 924 is still presented at the Porsche Chronicle section.
- Pictures, a garage logo, and showcase data of the 924 can be found in the PC game files.