US car owners award Porsche 'the best European car brand'
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The sports car manufacturer Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is the best European car brand. This is borne out by the current Vehicle Dependability Study 2012 (VDS) unveiled by the prestigious U.S. market research Institute J.D. Power and Associates. The study focuses on the vehicles' long-term quality in the U.S. market. It was based on a poll of more than 31,000 American motorists who have owned their 2009 model year vehicles for three years. More
Tech Tactics East 2012 - Saturday sold out! Sunday slots still available.
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.
Video from Tech Tactics West.
PCA launches 2012 Spring Collection
Spring is just around the corner and PCA has just released over twenty new clothing items at www.pcawebstore.com. We've added sporty performance and elegant business casual pieces for men and women, all with beautifully embroidered PCA and Porsche logos. Items are in stock and ready to ship. Order here.
First look at 2013 Porsche Macan
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Porsche has confirmed it intends to produce the Macan, a small sport-utility based on the Audi Q5 platform that will be positioned beneath the larger Cayenne SUV. The Stuttgart-based automaker has provided a few details, including a production date of late-2013, and has released a concept drawing. More
Porsche Cars North America Corporate Hospitality Tickets for Sebring has gone live
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The Sebring site for purchasing hospitality packages is live. Porsche will be open Friday and Saturday. For this race, Porsche Racing is opening up the option for customers to purchase "Hospitality Only" packages and the full package (including race tickets). For more detailed information and to purchase tickets, click here.
'Risky Business' Porsche for sale
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For Tom Cruise fans, there may be no substitute. AllePorsche.com reports that a 1979 Porsche 928 used during the filming of "Risky Business" is being put up for sale by the Volo Auto Museum, located about an hour north of Chicago, where the movie was set. More
Porsche shows how to do winter camping right
Edmonton Journal Share
Porsche has blessedly seized upon these solemn winter days in a place laden with snow and ice to hold its Camp4 Canada. Here, tucked into the wilderness a two-hour drive north of Montreal into the heart of Quebec's Laurentians, is more than 5,000 horsepower divided among 30 Porsches, including such models as the new 991 911, Cayman S and Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet. More
No manual gearbox for Porsche 991 GT3?
News emerge that Porsche motorsport division is pondering a new PDK transmission for the new 911 GT3. That means the GT3 will no longer be available with a manual 'box. That is a bold move that could cause serious emotional damage to the die hard Porsche GT3 fans. The car always had a manual, it's part of its character. The PDK might make it faster, but it won't be just as fun. More
Porsche renews its title sponsorship of Grand-Am race at Barber
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Porsche has renewed its longstanding title sponsorship of the Rolex Grand-Am Series race at Barber Motorsports Park in a multi-year deal announced. Porsche has sponsored the race at the 2.38-mile road course every year since 2004. The first year the race was held in 2003 there was no title sponsor. More
First Drive: 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet
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As goes the 911 coupe, so goes the convertible. The all-new 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet is longer, lighter, and more powerful than its predecessor. While it retains all the unmistakable DNA like the rear-mounted flat-six and evolutionary styling that still pays homage to the 1965 original, there's no mistaking this 911 for any previous generation. More
Porsche driver gets in sticky situation when he runs his car right into a patch of wet cement
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A man driving a Porsche in San Francisco was frozen in an embarrassing situation when he got stuck in a patch of fresh cement. The unidentified driver was attempting to sidestep some stopped traffic when he landed himself in the thick of ongoing construction. More
Porsche's moving memorial for Jason Richards
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The memory of V8 Supercars driver Jason Richards will forever be associated with one of Porsche's most famous race cars, thanks to a touching gesture by Porsche museum director Klaus Bischof. The 1987 Le Mans-winning 962 was the last car Richards drove before his death from cancer on Dec. 15 last year. More
Porsches like 'pirate treasure', court told
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A retired Melbourne, Australia, managing director likened to a pirate with buried treasure - three classic Porsche racing cars and parts valued at almost $1 million - is now digging for damages from a bank nearly nine years after it vanished from shipping containers in a Yarraville storage yard. 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.
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