At the LA Auto Show yesterday Porsche announced that they would build a West Coast Porsche Experience Center. Much of this news was overshadowed by the world premiere of the Porsche Panamera GTS. Because of this I am putting more information as found in the official press release below.
Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) today announced it will build a second new Porsche Experience Center in North America, in Carson, California.… Read More
Yesterday Porsche had the world premiere of the new Porsche Panamera GTS at the LA Auto Show. At the beginning of the presentation was a video introducing the car, this is that video. You can also read more about the premiere of the new Porsche Panamera GTS here.
It is official. Quite a few rumors have been going around the web the past few days and today they were confirmed. Porsche had the world premiere of the Panamera GTS.
The new car promises great performance for a four door coupe with a powerful 430 hp 4.8-litre V8 engine with Sound Symposer and sports exhaust. Porsche wanted to stress the performance of the new car so much that they had a couple of Porsche race drivers present the car, Patrick Long and Romain Dumas.… Read More
Today’s video is of the body restoration of the 1973 911T that was raffled off to Porsche Club of America members. The video shows how much work it takes to get the body of the car looking exactly as it would back in 1973. The big take away is how precise the work is and how little filler is needed.
Winter is on it’s way and for many this means driving in the snow. So, today’s video is of the Porsche’s Winter Experience that teaches performance driving in snow and ice. Porsche’s Winter Experience will be returning to Canada in late January of 2012. The event promises to be worth the travel for anybody the drives in the snow (or that just wants to have fun driving in the snow).… Read More
At the end of this week is the L.A. Auto Show. The show promises to be a good one for Porsche as they will be showing the new 2012 Porsche 911 (a.k.a. 991) and will have a World Premiere. Because of this fast approaching event today’s video is of the Frankfurt Motor Show World Premiere of the 2012 Porsche 911. This video should get you excited for what is to coming in a few days.… Read More
Today’s video is from Rennsport Reuinion IV. This video is about how at Rennsport Reunion IV people where able to meet their heros. Both the drivers that raced these great Porsches and the cars themselves, both are now the stuff of legend. The video does a great job of including historic footage with new footage from Rennsport.
I normally try to only post one video a day. However, our friends over at PorschePurist.com posted this video of Rennsport Reunion IV on their Facebook page. The video contains many good images including Sally from the Cars movies and knowing that my 3 year old would want to see this in the video I figured I would post the video here (easier for me to find and easier to pass along to all of you).… Read More
Today’s video is of the 2011 Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid 2.0 Race Car. The video is from Road and Track and takes you on a lap of the race car on the track. This car shows what may be the future of Porsche racing and that a hybrid car doesn’t have to be like the Toyota Prius.
With yet another increase in sales in October 2011, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has already delivered more than 100,000 vehicles for the full year. The 9,419 vehicles delivered to customers worldwide were 6.8 per cent more than the same month the previous year. In the first ten months the Zuffenhausen-based company delivered a total of 100,391 new cars, 28.2 per cent more compared with the same period the year before.… Read More