Steve McQueen's Porsche for sale
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A Porsche once owned by the "King of Cool," Steve McQueen, is being sold at auction this summer. The 1970 911 S is itself a veteran of the silver screen, having been featured in the opening sequence of McQueen's epic tribute to his love of automobiles and motorsports, "Le Mans." It was used as the actor's personal car during the filming of the movie in France while he was living in a rented 30-room 15th century chateau. The car is mentioned in book, Steve McQueen: The Life and Legend of a Hollywood Icon, in a passage where the star takes a Hollywood executive visiting the set on a 100 mph ride through the French countryside. More
2011 Porsche Parade
Registration for the 2011 Porsche Parade opened last week and Tom Brown, PCA Parade Chair, is happy to report that the registration trend for 2011 is exceeding that of last year's Parade. PCA is looking forward hosting this exciting event in beautiful Savannah, Ga. In addition to the traditional Parade events, PCA and Porsche Classic will be unveiling and awarding the 1973 911T raffle car recently restored at the factory. Registration is still open; don't miss out, be a part of the biggest PCA event of the year! MORE Parade info
12 Hours of Sebring - Porscheplatz - March 18 and 19, 2011
Join us for the 59th running of America's greatest sports car race, the 12 Hours of Sebring, while enjoying the festivities at the PCNA/PCA Porscheplatz. Gates will open on Friday, March 18 and remain open through the entire 12 hours of the race on March 19. More
VW reiterates plan to merge with Porsche
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The head of Volkswagen reiterated his intention to merge Europe's biggest carmaker with Porsche but said the luxury sports car company had to resolve its financial problems first. "Alliances and partnerships are an important instrument" as the group works towards becoming the world's biggest car maker by 2018, VW boss Martin Winterkorn said during an annual press conference. More
Porsche posts net income of $1.8 billion for 5-month rump business year
Porsche SE, the holding company that owns 51 percent of Volkswagen AG (VOW)'s common shares, recorded a profit in its shortened 2010 business year on gains from VW and profit from the Porsche sports-car business. More
Alex Job Racing ready to defend GTC at Sebring
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Alex Job Racing (AJR) is ready to defend their 2010 GTC class win in the season opening American Le Mans Series (ALMS) presented by Tequila Patron Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. Last year, running three GTC class cars, AJR swept the podium. The 2011 version of the team has one car and drivers Bill Sweedler, Leh Keen and Brian Wong are up to the task of defending the team's win in eight days. More
Video: Porsche 911 GT2 RS arrives in America
Porsche 911 GT2 RS is a very special car. To celebrate its arrival in America Porsche set up an event at the El Toro Air Station in Irvine, Calif., and invited all the buyers who've been waiting for the RS for months, and treated them with a special driving course. More
First Porsche 911 Speedster comes to Boston
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Last week, Herb Chambers Porsche in Boston received a new 911 Speedster, one of only 356 such cars in the world. More
The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
Show your PCA pride by carrying a PCA Visa Rewards Card!
• 0 percent Introductory APR on purchases and balance transfers for 6 months. After this period, a low variable APR will apply.
• Earn bonus points for FREE airline tickets, merchandise, cash-back and more at participating merchants.
• No annual fee and no additional cost to you.
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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! More
New PCA Merchandise
Great PCA gift ideas...Now with PCA, Drivers Education and Porsche logos! More