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Brumos Racing sets the stage for 2012 season with Rolex 24 podium finish
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With countless hours of hard work and preparation behind them, Brumos Racing was happy to get back on track at the 2012 season-opener Rolex 24 at Daytona. With momentum of the 2011 Championship behind them, the drivers and crew were confident of their ability to deliver a strong performance and hopeful of delivering a Rolex 24 win as well. The challenges were many, with one of the largest and most competitive fields in Rolex 24 history. Although the hoped-for win proved elusive, Brumos delivered a dominant performance, with the #59 leading the race for 281 laps before ending on the podium with a 3rd place finish. More



PCA offers a stylish Brumos embroidered shirt only available to members
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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!
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48 hours of Porsche racing, PCA style
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For over 19 years Porsche Club of America (PCA) members from all around the country have flocked to legendary Sebring International Raceway for the annual 48 Hours at Sebring club race. Taking place in early February, the event is nearly always blessed with perfect Florida weather and ideal track conditions. More

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1975 911S Targa


2012 48 Hours at Sebring Club Race


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Porsche salutes its iconic 911: Video
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When it comes to sports cars, perhaps the most iconic one of all is Porsche's storied 911. In production since 1964, the basic shape of the car has changed little over the past five decades, although the car's engineering has kept pace with the times. Few cars can match the 911's racing heritage, and even fewer can match the number of first-place trophies on the 911's shelf. More

Porsche Classic Polo Shirt

Your Porsche pride does not have to be loud. Match your style with this Classic Porsche Polo. Discreet Porsche logo in grey on the front. Buttons with Porsche logo. 100% cotton. Available in Black, White, Crystal Blue, & Red. Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL. Imported.
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Porsche Leipzig concludes best year in the company's history
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The Porsche factory in Leipzig, Germany, is celebrating its best year in its history. From January to December 2011, 93,838 new Porsche vehicles rolled off the production line in the German state of Saxony; 62,004 examples of the all-wheel drive Cayenne and 31,834 of the four door Panamera Gran Turismo. More

Specifications and platform for 2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car to remain the same
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Fresh from the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup's GT podium sweep at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, Porsche Motorsport North America, Inc. (PMNA) has announced that the 2013 version of the Cup race car will be virtually unchanged from the current model. More

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First Drive: 2013 Porsche Panamera GTS
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Jonny Lieberman writes, "In master Italian storyteller Umberto Eco's latest novel, 'The Prague Cemetery' the despicable and horrifically offensive narrator says, 'Their abuse of beer makes them incapable of having the slightest notion of their vulgarity, and the height of this vulgarity is that they feel no shame in being German.' I mention this not only because it's funny (in an admittedly cruel way), but because recently the gathered worldwide automotive media was told - by a man with a straight face - that power-wise, the new Porsche Panamera GTS nicely fills the gap between the 400-horsepower Panamera 4S and the 500-horsepower Turbo." More

Porsche Cars North America January sales rise
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Porsche Cars North America Inc., the importer and distributor of Porsche in the U.S., reported a growth of 6 percent in January sales. January sales increased to 2,550 from 2,400 a year ago. The company attributed the increase to Panamera, which had sales of 703, up 16 percent from 604 last year. More

Intermediate Shaft Bearing Retrofit Kit

The intermediate shaft is a vital moving part in your vehicle’s engine. In event of failure, engine replacement or full rebuild is the only option.
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2013 Porsche Cayman spied testing
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The hardtop twin to Porsche's new Boxster has been spied testing in Northern Europe. Like its predecessor, the new Cayman will enter as a coupe version of the topless Boxster, with little separating the two beneath the skin, including a longer wheelbase, a wider track and shorter overhangs at each end. More

Dreams of ratty Porsches don't come cheap with this original 1956 356A coupe
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Undoubtedly the idea of stumbling across a Porsche 356 in neglected but solid original condition is the stuff of gearhead dreams. The relative mechanical simplicity of the 356 and it's iconic shape lend itself perfectly to the idea of driving and enjoying it in slightly deteriorated original condition. More

IMS Guardian: First Line of Defense Against IMS Failure!
Now you’ll KNOW when an IMS Retrofit is necessary. IMS Guardian detects the earliest signs of eleven different engine catastrophes. Install affordable peace of mind. Details.


1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS lightweight - the resurrection
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Ian Kuah writes, "Tales of valuable classic cars turning up as barn finds are the stuff of legend. And when you dig deep into the history and the lives of their owners, the story behind such a car is usually a fascinating one. I first came across the Beirut RS when I was speaking with Josh Sadler, owner of Autofarm, the world-renowned independent Porsche specialists based in Oxfordshire, England." More

PCA stainless steel license frames inventory replenished
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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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Pick one of the standard designs or design your own card. Only available to U.S. residents. Visit rewards.umb.com for details. Sign up today!
 


Cayman clear engine cover, available for all Cayman's


Cayman drill less front license plate mount. Mounts into your front tow-hook in minutes.

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