Rolex 24 at Daytona Notebook: TRG overcomes starting spot
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A racing legend was the early leader in the GT class, and a Hollywood idol was out front at sunrise. But at the end, the car that started dead last in the Rolex 24 at Daytona was in Victory Lane. The Porsche 911 GT3 Cup for Andy Lally, Brendan Gaughan, Steven Bertheau, Wolf Henzler and Spencer Pumpelly started 48th after their qualifying time was disallowed for an improperly positioned rear wing. More
Dr. Frank Walliser from Porsche AG will be addressing Tech Tactics 2011 attendees
Tech Tactics is a day dedicated to all things Porsche related to Tech. PCA is excited to announce that Dr. Walliser will be speaking about the 918. 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. More
Porsche supervisory board chairman: Talks with Qatar were positive
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Porsche Automobil Holding SE supervisory board chairman Wolfgang Porsche said that talks with Qatar over the German auto maker's planned capital increase were "positive." Speaking at the sidelines of the Qatar Motor Show, Wolfgang Porsche confirmed that the Gulf Arab state, which owns a 10 percent voting stake in Porsche, will take part in the capital increase. More
2011 Winter Savings eCoupon Program
Twenty percent off a counter sales invoice based on PCNA's listed MSRP, of Genuine Porsche Parts, Tequipment, Classic, and Porsche Design Driver's Selection (PDDS) merchandise (before tax), at any participating authorized Porsche dealership. Installation, labor and insurance claims are not covered by this program. More
PCA Corral - Members gather for the Rolex 24
PCA members gathered in sunny Daytona, Fla., for the 2011 Rolex 24. Not only was the weather perfect for racing, PCA Zone 12 and it's regions provided a perfect location for a Porsche corral, gathering with friends, and to experience the Rolex on-track excitement. Highlight video: http://www.youtube.com/user/PCAHQ More
Porsche Museum and Factory Tour information
PCA often receives phone calls and emails from members asking for Porsche Museum and Factory Tour information. Find it here: http://pca.org/AboutUs/PorscheInformation.aspx We recommend planning your visit 2-3 months in advance. Be sure to bring your PCA membership card for discounts. Also consider a PCA Treffen. Details here: http://pca.org/Activities/TreffenTour.aspx
Porsche considering diesel vehicles for US
Pssst...word of the street is that luxe automaker Porsche might sell diesel versions of their Panamera sedan and Cayenne SUV and the vehicles may be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Auto show. Porsche might be buckling to the demands of the masses who want to drive more fuel-efficient vehicles. "We are discussing internally if we should introduce the Cayenne diesel in the U.S. this year. Also a Panamera diesel is an option," said Bernhard Maier, the brand's sales and marketing chief. More
Production Porsche 918 Spyder will be Spyder
The title for this post might not make much sense, let us explain. We were expecting to see the production version of the Porsche 918 Spyder at the recently over Detroit Motor Show in form of the Porsche 918 Coupe. But instead we got the 918 RSR racing car. Now Porsche executives have confirmed the road-going version will retain its Spyder form. More
Porsche sales explode in China in 2010
The awful year German sport car manufacturer had in 2009 is now behind it. Building on the newly found love it shares with the company it once tried to take over, Volkswagen, Porsche enjoyed enough peace in 2010 that it is now able to report very strong sales results. More
2011 Porsche 911 Black Edition
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Porsche has announced a special edition new sportscar which will be available in limited numbers. Called the Porsche 911 Black Edition, the car comes with bespoke black and darkened cosmetic features. More
A video look at Porsche and Hurley Haywood's history at Daytona
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A little over three hours into the 2011 Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway Porsche gave their fans a great show. However, with more than 20 hours remaining it was a little too early to get excited or make predictions. More
The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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New PCA Merchandise
Great PCA gift ideas...Now with PCA, Drivers Education and Porsche logos! More