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Porsche Hybrid world premiere at Geneva Motor Show
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Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart is putting the spotlight of its presence at the 81st Geneva Motor Show on the world premiere of a parallel full hybrid model. In the wake of the success of the Cayenne S Hybrid it signals a new chapter in the Zuffenhausen company's "Porsche Intelligent Performance" philosophy. More

PCA Club Racing kicks off the season at Sebring. PCA Member Spotlight - Mike Levitas
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The PCA Club Racing season is upon us and hundreds of racers and volunteers made their annual trek to Sebring, FL. We also catch up with 2006 Rolex 24 Class winner, Mike Levitas. Mike shares his thoughts on PCA and the PCA Club Racing program. Video here

Porsche puts finishing touches on capital hike
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Porsche is about to hit the road with a 5 billion euro ($6.8 billion) capital increase, paving the way for a planned merger with Volkswagen, two people familiar with the matter said. Bankers at Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley have finished preparations for a capital hike with Porsche's owners -- members of the Porsche and Piech families -- one person familiar with the auto maker's thinking said. More

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Porsche Panorama receives PIAG award
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PCA's magazine, Porsche Panorama, has received a Best of Category Award for a Magazine Series in the 2010 Print Excellence Competition from the Printing and Imaging Association of Georgia.

According to PIAG literature, the Print Excellence Competition "showcases today's finest technology and craftsmanship in print, imaging and finishing." The criteria for judging included visual impact, illustration and half-tone detail, finishing, richness and tonal qualities of color, degree of difficulty, paper and ink selection as well as consistency. Judging was based on a series of three issues of Porsche Panorama from 2009.

In accepting the award, Panorama gratefully acknowledges the design skills of creative director Allen Lane, the photography and image management of Leonard Turner and the exceptional team at RR Donnelly-IPD who print the magazine each month.

PCA Club Racer goes "Pro" in production 911
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Long-time PCA Club Racer and PCA Club Racing National Staff member Scott Kuhne is taking a production based 911 to World Challenge. Follow the transformation of this street 911 into a GTS class contender. Become a team member and part of the "Peoples Car" where individuals can have their name displayed on the car. More

PCA places finishing touches on Tech Tactics 2011 event
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Tech Tactics is a day dedicated to all things Porsche related to Tech. 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. Registration for Sunday, Feb. 27 is still available. Event fee: $45 Video here.

Did Mercedes rip off Porsche?
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Were you one of the 111 million viewers of the Super Bowl? With such a huge number of viewers, chances are good that you were. Porsche Purist found this year's commercial selection to be a bit lacking. However, there was one spot in particular that stood out. More

Porsche to add 1,000 employees
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To keep pace with its planned model expansion and sales targets, Porsche AG will add more than 1,000 employees by 2015, Automotive News Europe has learned from Volkswagen Group sources. More

Can a real Porsche have 4 doors?
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For old-school Porsche loyalists, the past decade has been a test of automotive faith. First came the great sacrilege of 2002: the Cayenne, a bloated SUV aimed at status-seeking commuters and socialite soccer moms. Then, in 2009, came the second blow: the Panamera, a luxury-laden sports sled with four doors and the dimensions of a minivan. More

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 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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