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Parade 2011 - Additional Tour Dates added
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Parade registration is open for this year's Porsche Parade in Savannah, Ga. Registrations are up; attendance is tracking to be higher than last year. Due to popular demand, additional driving tour dates have been added to the schedule. If you thought you missed out, please look again and notice these new opportunities to explore the greater Savannah area. More

PCA Drivers Education programs are in full swing
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The majority, if not all, PCA Drivers Education programs are in full swing by now. Last month, over 200 PCA members kicked off their DE season at the Zone 2 DE at Virginia International Raceway. In this week's spotlight video a first time DE attendee shares his experience and we also catch up with the largest Cayman DE gathering. See why DE events are so popular in PCA. More

1963 Porsche runs with the classics, dude
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People talk about cars as rolling sculpture, as art on wheels. But few vehicles have merged the worlds of art and automobile quite like David Duthu's 1963 Porsche 356 Reutter Sun Roof Coupe, a k a "the Psychedelic Surfer Dude." The car's bodywork is an escapist tribute to a bygone era of peace and love. More

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Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0 spec sheet allegedly leaked, will produce 500-hp
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It was reported last month that Porsche is working on a limited-edition model of the Porsche 911 GT3 RS. At the time it was reported that the limited-edition 911 GT3 RS would be unveiled on April 7 - but April 7 has come and gone and we haven't seen anything from Porsche. However, what we are seeing today is leaked spec sheet on something called the Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0. More

ALMS: Podium for Porsche in GTC - Tough season ahead for Porsche in GT
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The GT Challenge story is a good one, as the Black Swan Racing, Alex Job Racing, Magnus Racing, and TRG Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars all had their moments, but it was the defending champions Tim Pappas/Jeroen Bleekemolen who brought the Black Swan car home to victory. More

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Porsche sells $7.1 billion in rights offering to prepare way for VW merger
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Porsche SE raised 4.9 billion euros ($7.1 billion) in a rights offering, boosting the sports-car maker's chances of completing a merger with Volkswagen AG. A total of 99.7 percent of the available preferred shares were bought in the rights offering, with the remainder sold on the open market, the Stuttgart, Germany-based company said today in an e-mailed statement. The Porsche and Piech families, who control the common stock, also participated. More

Porsche tops Forbes' quality list
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U.S. consumers believe luxury and quality go hand-in-hand and rate Porsche as the highest-quality automobile, Forbes magazine reported. Forbes averaged out scores of two J.D. Power's surveys -- one that rated consumer satisfaction on 2010 model cars after 90 days of ownership and one that rates the same after three years of ownership. They also factored in scores on quality from a survey done by automobile industry research firm ALG. More

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Porsche 911 named most dependable vehicle by J.D. Power and Associates
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Porsche of Nashua is proud to announce that customers can now find the most dependable vehicle available in North America on its lot. J.D. Power and Associates has named the Porsche 911 sports coupe as the most dependable vehicle on the road in the 2011 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS). More

Safety first works for bin Rashid in final rounds of Porsche GT3 Cup
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Sheikh Salman bin Rashid had conceded on Friday evening that he was not sure what approach he was going to take into the final two rounds of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East Championship. More

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Old and new Porsche 911s at the Targa Tasmania Rally
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The 2011 Targa Tasmania rally had no shortages of Porsches and the automaker was on hand to produce a video documentary of three teams as they raced and demonstrated the impressive versatility of their unique 911s. World Rally Champion Walter Röhrl and his co-driver Christian Geistdörfer were arguably the most compelling story during the five-day race through the island's most challenging roads. More

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PCA launches new Web store on
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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

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