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HPDE Insurance Program new annual policy option
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In June 2009, Porsche Club of America and the Lockton HPDE Insurance Program® announced their partnership in delivering affordable insurance to the many PCA enthusiasts involved in performance driving events. The program provides affordable, single-event physical damage insurance for vehicles used in PCA high-performance driving schools. More

Tech Tactics 2011 - Sunday, Feb. 27 registrations are still available but won't last long
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Tech Tactics is a day dedicated to all things Porsche related to Tech. From how to balance Weber carburetors for your 1970 Porsche 911S to understanding how your Cayenne Hybrid works. Tech Tactics has become a PCA National event and will be hosted at the PCNA Training facility in Easton, Pa. This facility is perfect for a "hands on" type of event. This facility is used to train Porsche technicians on the intricacies of the new Porsches. It is equipped with the state of the art classrooms with lifts and drive train assemblies which will be available for our event. Attendees will also get to tour the state-of-the-art parts distribution facility. Video here.

Racing fantasies become real at 24 hrs of Daytona
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Daytona race fans, get ready for the opportunity of a lifetime: a chance to ride alongside a Professional racecar driver from the Porsche Sport Driving School on a closed course in a Porsche sports car! The cost for this amazing experience? A small $15 donation to the Seamark Ranch home and school for children!

To register, please sign up at the Porsche tent (look for the Porsche flags in the infield) or you may also sign up at the ride along site. Click here to read about the drivers.

For the tenth year in a row, PCA regions from Zone 12 and Zone 3 will welcome PCA members and Porsche owners from all over the globe to the PCA Corral at the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, Jan. 29-30, 2011. Our infield corral parking area is reserved exclusively for Porsches. There is no extra charge as long as you have an infield parking pass. Be sure to arrive early as the area fills quickly on the morning of the race and admission is on a first come basis. In addition to parking, this great member benefit offers a large tent with seating and closed circuit television coverage of the race. Refreshments and PCA member information are also provided. The Racer's Group (TRG) has invited PCA members to tour the TRG trailers and garages prior to the race. Interested PCA members will meet at the corral tent at 10am on Saturday morning and walk as a group to the TRG area of the paddock to take part in the special tour. Remember, overnight camping and tailgating in the corral is strictly prohibited and overnight parking of your Porsche is at your own risk. The racing is set to be phenomenal this year as this will be the first official event on Daytona's new pavement. We look forward to seeing you there!

Film maker Jeremy White fuels our anxiousness to get back on the track in 2011
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For some of us, the winter weather conditions have forced us to tuck our Porsches away for a while. Some may use this time to refresh, upgrade, and prepare for the upcoming driving season. We often think back to the previous driving year to help get through the winter lull. For those that do not have a vivid memory, check out film maker Jeremy White's coverage of the PCA at Lime Rock Park Aug. 18, 2010... it'll get your brake fluid boiling! More

Porsche Calendar Special Now $60

The new year in a new look – the official 2011 Porsche calendar. Discover through 12 impressive images the colourful variety and fascination of the current line-up of models. A special highlight: the Concept Study 918 Spyder. With an exclusive collector’s coin.

Porsche takes control of sports car development at VW Group
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A Lamborghini Gallardo developed by Porsche? How about a Stuttgart-engineered Audi R8? It could happen under a new plan that puts Porsche in charge of sports car development for all Volkswagen Group brands. More

Porsche announces a drop in prices for 2011
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Porsche has announced a belated Christmas present for prospective buyers: They are dropping their prices. As a result, the Cayenne saw its price go to $72,700 from $76,000. More

Porsche considers producing some vehicles in China, Focus Magazine reports
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Porsche Automobil Holding SE may move parts of its production to China, Focus magazine reported, citing Chief Executive Officer Matthias Mueller. The company will discuss this year whether to open assembly plants in Asia or North America, Mueller is quoted as saying by the German magazine. More

Nurburgring trip for Porsche Carrera Cup GB
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The stars of the Porsche Carrera Cup GB can look forward to a meeting at the world famous Nürburgring Nordschleife in 2011. They will take part in the world's greatest Porsche race on Saturday June 25, when around 200 Porsche 911 GT3 Cars will line up for the Porsche Carrera World Cup. More

GoPro #1 On-Board HD Camera
Your Porsche, True HD. GoPro's HD Motorsports HERO camera (only $299 @, the world's #1 1080p HD on-board video and 5MP time-lapse photo camera, safely mounts to any surface & captures your ride in True HD video & audio. Shockproof and waterproof to 180' / 60m. WATCH HD VIDEOS. more

TRG adds fourth Porsche for Rolex 24 with star power in famed 66
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TRG has finalized the fourth car for the upcoming 2011 Grand-Am Rolex Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 Rolex 24 Hour at Daytona. The team will comprise Ben Keating, Tim George Jr., Dominik Farnbacher and Lucas Luhr.    More

"Gelber Engel" Prize for the Porsche 911
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The Porsche 911 has won the "Gelber Engel" Prize presented by the German Automobile Club (ADAC) for the highest-quality and most reliable car in Germany. More

Porsche 959 redefined 'high performance' in 1980s
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How does one describe the indescribable? When it comes to the Porsche 959, you could pull out every superlative and every piece of hyperbole from your verbal arsenal ... and it still might not be enough. More

Did you hear? The Porsche 918 RSR is missing
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No, it wasn't stolen, but it's not in Detroit at the NAIAS where you would expect it either. For thousands of expectant fans, the absence of the Porsche 918 RSR came as a cruel surprise this weekend when the show was finally opened to the public after a week of reporting and accolades from the automotive press. More

The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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Show your PCA pride by carrying a PCA Visa Rewards Card!

• 0 percent Introductory APR on purchases and balance transfers for 6 months. After this period, a low variable APR will apply.
• Earn bonus points for FREE airline tickets, merchandise, cash-back and more at participating merchants.
• No annual fee and no additional cost to you.
• Enhanced Visa Platinum benefits, including 24/7 Emergency Customer Service and 100 percent Fraud Protection, Purchase security, Warranty Manager and much more.

Pick one of the standard designs or design your own card. Only available to U.S. residents. Visit for details. Sign up today!

New PCA Merchandise
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Great PCA gift ideas...Now with PCA, Drivers Education and Porsche logos! More

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