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Important: This blog has moved

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

This Porsche Blog has moved to a new location, so to find the latest Porsche stories head over to http://thesportscarguys.com/category/porsche/. We’ll see you there.… Read More

The New Porsche Boxster (981) Receives Multiple Accolades from Publications

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

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The New Porsche Boxster (981) is quite a car. Having driven a new Porsche Boxster S (981), I can attest that it is quite a machine and it comes very close in performance to the new Porsche 911 (991) Carrera. Well, we have arrived at the end of the year and this is the time of year when all of the major magazines start given out their awards and accolades for the best cars of the year.… Read More

Car and Driver Unveils its 10Best Cars of 2012 – Video

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche, Video

It is that time of year again, time for Car and Driver’s 10Best Cars. The list of the ten best cars, as selected by Car and Driver has been an annual list every year since 1983. Porsche has been a regular in the list ever since the 1983 Porsche 944 made the very first list. The list has a rule that the cars must be under $80,000, so the new Porsche 911 (991) Carrera S is not in the running, however the new Porsche Boxster S (981) is in the running.… Read More

Porsche Surpasses Previous Year’s Record Figures

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

Porsche 911 Carrera 4 und 4S

This year, Porsche AG has delivered 128,978 new vehicles to customers around the world, meaning that the previous year’s figure (of 118,868 vehicles in total) has already been surpassed one month before the end of the year. In November 2012, the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer sold a total of 12,928 vehicles, achieving an increase of 38.7 percent over the same month last year.… Read More

Share Your Porsche Stories

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

918 Martini side angle

As a Porsche enthusiast you probably have quite a few interesting stories, thoughts or news involving Porsches. You may have found that sharing these stories on Facebook or Twitter doesn’t give you enough space to really share with everyone. Because of this many people have tried to start their own blog, but coming up with consistent content and working on promoting the blog have made this a lot more work than it should be to share with the Porsche community.… Read More

Configure Your own Porsche Cayman

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche, Video

This video highlights the options available to you for configuring your new Porsche Cayman the way you would like it. The video is pretty well done and shows a new Porsche Cayman in motion, in different colors and with different options. You can play with the configuration that you would like for your new Porsche Cayman through a micro-site that Porsche has just released.… Read More

Porsche has Best Sales Month Ever

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of Porsche sports cars, Cayenne SUVs and the Panamera four-door sports sedan line-up in the United States, today announced a record November 2012 sales of 3,865 vehicles. This compares to 2,255 vehicles sold last November, for an increase of 71 percent. November 2012 was the best sales month ever for Porsche in the United States.… Read More

Porsche Breaks Ground on New U.S. Headquarters

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

Porsche Carrera und Carrera S 2011

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of Porsche sports cars, Cayenne SUVs and the Panamera four-door sports sedan, today celebrated a landmark groundbreaking of its new headquarters, to be known as One Porsche Drive. Located adjacent to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the 26.4-acre site is the first complex to be built in the “Aerotropolis Atlanta” business district.

Employees from Porsche Cars North America and its affiliates Porsche Financial Services, Porsche Business Services, and Porsche Consulting attended the event alongside executives from Porsche Group companies in North America and Germany, as well as local dignitaries.… Read More

Porsche Receives Three 2013 Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Awards

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

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Porsche has received three Best Resale Value Awards from Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com for the 2013 Porsche Cayenne and 2013 Porsche Panamera vehicles. Cayenne and Panamera were named Best Resale Value in their respective classes. In addition, the Cayenne SUV is one of the Top 10 cars with Best Resale Value according to Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com.

According to Kelley Blue Book, the 2013 model-year vehicle winners of the annual Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Awards recognize current and forthcoming vehicles for their projected retained value throughout the initial five-year ownership period.… Read More

40 Years of Porsche Design

Posted by: David Hurth  /  Category: News, Porsche

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The world’s first black timepiece, the legendary exclusive eyeglasses and the Porsche 911 – for decades, each of these products has stood as a unique design by Ferdinand Alexander Porsche. In 1972, he founded the Porsche Design Studio in Stuttgart, which was relocated to Zell am See in Austria in 1974. Starting today, the Porsche Museum is marking the company’s 40th anniversary with a special exhibition.… Read More