PCA Escape 2011 registration opens April 20
Point your Porsche to Flagstaff, Ariz., Sept. 15 through 18 for the PCA Escape 2011. Hosted by the Arizona Region, Escape is a four day, multi-event, social gathering with a national attendance list. Experience northern Arizona like you never have before ... The Grand Canyon, Route 66, Indian country, Sedona, national monuments, wine tasting, golf and more. It's the cars and the people that will make Escape to Arizona an event to remember. Registration for Escape opens April 20 at 7 a.m. PST. Set at the beautiful Little America Resort, it's expected this national event will fill up fast, so plan to register early. More
Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas win Grand Am race at Barber Motorsports Park
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In the GT race, NASCAR driver Boris Said nearly pulled off a worst-to-first finish. Said started dead last in the field of 16 GT cars but managed to get to the front and lead 26 laps. But after a driver swap, co-driver Eric Curran came to a stop on the track with mechanical problems. More
Walter Rohrl reunited with Porsche 911 SC Rally Car
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Thirty years ago, rally champion Walter Rohrl and co-driver Christian Geistdoerfer almost won the 1981 San Remo rally in a Porsche 911 SC, but a snapped driveshaft cost them victory. Now the two have been reunited with their car and will enter it in the Targa Tasmania, a 1200-plus-mile campaign across Australia. More
Porsche 918 heads to production
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Get your order in, quick. Porsche will build 918 examples of the plug-in hybrid Porsche 918. The car will do 0-60 mph in about 3.1 seconds, top out at 199 mph and achieve 78.4 mpg equivalent on the European fuel economy cycle. (The mpg estimate is converted from 3.0 liters per 100 kilometers, and will likely be lower on the U.S. EPA label.) More
Porsche spring start up steps
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After what seems like one of the longest, coldest and snowiest winters in just about forever, spring has finally sprung here in the U.S. For a good number of you that means it's time to get your Porsche ready to go back on the road. For those unfortunate souls who, for one reason or another, might need to put their Porsche away for a bit, here are tips on preparing your Porsche for storage. More
Porsche's home state may face Autobahn speed limit
There is a speed limit sign coming to Porsche's hometown. That's correct, voters who helped move forward the Green Party to a record result in Baden-Wuerttemberg may have won to get a speed limit on Autobahn highways in the Baden-Wuerttemberg, home to Porsche and Mercedes-Benz. More
Where Porsche dreams come to life
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It's an inauspicious building in an equally inauspicious industrial mall on the outskirts of Stuttgart, right next to a children's daycare center. There are no external signs of what goes on in the building, except for the fact there seems to be an inordinate number of Porsches of varying vintage parked outside. Look a little closer. Isn't that a 959 painted a particularly garish hue being hosed down? And, over there, that's a lovely little 356 being loaded on to a transporter. More
American Le Mans Series, Round 2 in Long Beach, Calif.
The race on the street circuit in Long Beach marks another highlight on the American Le Mans Series calendar. Porsche works drivers Joerg Bergmeister (Germany) and Patrick Long (USA) tackle the prestigious Californian city race on April 16 with the Porsche 911 GT3 RSR fielded by Flying Lizard Motorsports. Last year, the pair won the GT class for the second time straight. Wolf Henzler (Germany) competes for the Falken Tire squad as the third Porsche factory driver. More
The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
Show your PCA pride by carrying a PCA Visa 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! More
PCA launches new Web store on www.pca.org
Get the latest PCA clothing, promotional/print products as a gift for a PCA enthusiasts or for yourself. Porsche, PCA DE Instructor and Club Racing logos are available on most items. PCA gift certificates are also available. For those attending the 2011 Parade, there are a few limited production items currently for sale. We hope you enjoy the convenience of ordering your favorite PCA items online. Check back regularly as we plan to expand our offering. More