Tech Tactics East 2012 registration opens Wednesday, Feb. 1
Be sure to register for the Annual Tech Tactics East at the Porsche Cars North America Training Center in Easton, Pa. The dates are Feb. 25 and 26. The format will be the same as last year with two identical programs offered on Saturday and Sunday. The speaker line-up promises to be exciting and informative, with experts from Porsche and PCA. The entry fee of $50 includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and a social at the end of day.
Event typically sells out, so register soon.
Video from Tech Tactics West.
48 Hours at Sebring Club Race
Can't make it in person for the 48 Hours at Sebring Club Race? Follow the event and all the action on our Live Blog. You will be able to follow all the activities of the event, in close to real time, right from your computer or smartphone. We will post all the goings on, along with photos and other information, as it happens. You can make comments and ask questions. All right from PCA.org. Click here for the blog and sign up for a reminder email now. The 48 Hours of Sebring runs February 2nd through the 5th, and is one of the largest and most exciting events on the PCA calendar. More information is available here. Join the excitement that is the 48 Hours at Sebring in person or online.
Porsche finishes 1, 2, 3 in the Rolex 24 at Daytona - includes videos
The Porsche Guys Share
Monday, Jan. 30, was the finish of the running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The race was the start of the Rolex Sports Car Series season and it looks like it could be a great one for Porsche with Porsche race cars finishing 1, 2 and 3 in the GT Class. More
This week's PCA Spotlight videos
The Porsche 911 evolves
If we could summarize the Porsche 911 with just one word, it would be "evolution." For decades, Porsche has methodically improved its rear-engined sports car. The design changes are subtle, and power has risen steadily. More
New "911 Identity" Exhibit opens at the Porsche Museum
The Porsche Museum in Stuttgart, Germany, unveiled its new "911 Identity" Exhibit, a major "family" retrospective of all seven generations of the legendary Porsche 911, each showcased against the backdrop of its era. The exhibit will be open to the public until May 20, 2012. More
PCA offers a stylish Brumos embroidered shirt only available to members
Following the success of the limited edition Brumos shirt offered last month, PCA now offers its members a crew style shirt that one can wear in the paddock or to your next PCA event. For a larger image of the shirt, click here. Orders yours today!
VW board to discuss Porsche deal on Feb. 14
Volkswagen's supervisory board will discuss plans to acquire the remaining 50.1 percent of Porsche SE'S sports car business at a meeting on Feb. 14, German magazine Der Spiegel reported. More
World's largest Porsche Service Center opens in Abu Dhabi
An exclusive gala event was held on Jan. 23, 2012 at the new Porsche Facility in Musaffah area that was attended by customers, dignitaries, and members of the media. The opening was also used as a platform to reveal the highly acclaimed the new generation 911 Carrera and Carrera S Coupe. Spanning 6,000 square meters, the new Porsche facility embodies the unique Porsche design and is the largest in the region, incorporating a Service Center and Porsche Approved Pre-owned Cars Showroom. More
Someday, you'll wish you owned these cars
Yahoo Autos Share
Of all the new cars that sell for under $100,000 today, these 10 are most likely to become highly collectible in the future, according to the expects at Hagerty Insurance, a collector car insurance company. Most of the cars on this list are high-performance special editions. While relatively affordable, these cars are still rare and exciting.
Two Porsche Cayennes made entirely of wood and smashed
Fast Company Design Share
The German duo Köbberling and Kaltwasser are obsessed with wood, but only as an anachronistic take on contemporary modes of transportation. In the past two years, they've built a bulldozer made from discarded panels of the Olympic Village, a mock archway to stand as a finish line made of salvaged wood collected in East London, and a temporary railway station in Marfa, Texas. More
The Kahn Porsche Panamera Wide Track is both sophisticated and sporty
The A.Khan Design Outfit has designed many a Porsche over the years and the latest addition to the British-based team's line of customised luxury creations is a Porsche Panamera in carbon gray with an F1 number plate. Looks have never been the Panamera's strong point but the Kahn Porsche Panamera Wide Track is aggressive, sophisticated and sporty. More
Cash for cars: Accelerated sales for BMW, Porsche and other fine makes
National Post Share
Recession? What recession? When it comes to ultra-luxury cars, there's no such thing. Although sales of some large, gas-guzzling vehicles have leveled off due to high gas prices and the recent economic slowdown, high-end marques don't feel the pinch like their lesser brethren. Anyone who can afford a vehicle costing more than $100,000 doesn't worry about the price of gasoline spiking a few cents. More
Chris Harris' ode to his hibernating Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0: Video
Motor Authority Share
Being a motor journalist, especially in these transitional post-print, pre-full-digital times often involves taking a vow of poverty. Many of us have left careers that pay real salaries, lured by the promise of driving the latest hoon-mobiles before anyone else can. More
How to save your Porsche floor mats and keep your carpets clean this winter
Porsche Purist Share
Paula Irving writes, "When we bought our 2009 Cayenne one of the first things I did was to protect the outside of it with a clear bra. This turned out to be a great investment and my only regret is that I didn't do something to protect the inside of my Porsche at the same time." More
PCA stainless steel license frames inventory replenished
These elegant OEM quality stainless steel frames are now in stock in four finishes, including a high tech carbon fiber look. All frames are made from heavy rust proof 304 stainless steel with highly detailed laser etch graphics. Universal fit and easy mounting application. Includes matching frame finish hardware hider caps to complement your frames. Available in black powder-coated, brushed stainless steel, and gold titanium finishes. Price $19.99-39.99 S/H. Order here.
The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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