Meet the winners of the 2011 Golden Quill Awards - PCA's Porsche Panorama named
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Drum roll, please ... Meet the winners of the 2011 Golden Quill Awards, which spotlight balanced, well-done publications that meet the needs of their car club while advancing general knowledge of collector cars and their history. Out of thousands of entries, see who finished on top. More
American Le Mans Monterey by Patrón - American Le Mans Porscheplatz - May 11-12, 2012
It's another six hours into the darkness at famed Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The Monterey Peninsula has played host to world-class sports car racing for more than 50 years. The downhill Corkscrew Turn provides one of the most challenging single corners on the season. More
PCA Club Racing Decals now available at www.pcawebstore.com
Official PCA Club Racing decals in various colors. They measure approx 12 inches wide and 4 inches high. These decals DO NOT have the unsightly clear bumper sticker look. The decals apply with a transfer tape and leaves just the colored vinyl on the surface it is applied to. Price: $14.99. Order here.
PCA Product Spotlight
Porsche at Techno Classica 2012
Porsche Classic will be exhibiting from March 21-25, 2012 at the biggest Classic trade fair in the world in Essen, Germany, this time showcasing its comprehensive service offering on a stand with more than twice the area compared with last year. A particular highlight is the legendary 911 Carrera RS 2.7, celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. More
RM Auctions displays brown Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 for bidding
RM Auctions, the industry leader in classic car restoration and auction, displayed the brown 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 RS for bidding in Monaco. Set for auction on May 12, the car has an estimated value of 165,000-185,000 Euros. More
Porsche plans to accelerate China dealership openings this year
Porsche SE's carmaking unit said it plans to step up expansion plans in China by increasing its dealerships in the country by more than 40 percent this year to meet demand in the world's largest automobile market. More
Video: Porsche Factory Drivers prepare for the 2012 season
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For quite some time, the Porsche Factory Drivers have been preparing themselves for the racing season at undisclosed resort locations together with their support team. For 2012, Porsche took the opportunity to follow the team with the camera and gain some exciting insight into the pre-season work of our factory drivers Jörg Bergmeister, Timo Bernhard, Romain Dumas, Wolf Henzler, Marco Holzer, Marc Lieb, Richard Lietz, Patrick Long and Patrick Pilet. More
The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin speeds towards the start of a new season
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After a ground-breaking first season, the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin enters its second year with triple the entries and three more races for 2012. Last year, less than two months before the first race, Porsche Canada announced North America's newest single-make racing series, the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada. More
Bowing to pressure, Porsche joins Hyundai in ending business with Iran
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Porsche has become the latest international automaker to pull its business out of Iran in an apparent response to an effort by two U.S.-based advocacy groups to step up pressure on the Tehran regime, FoxNews.com has learned. United Against a Nuclear Iran and Iran Watch List launched their campaign in 2010 after they discovered the Iranian auto industry, the 13th-largest in the world, is dominated by members of the Iranian regime and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. More
Porsche 911 Turbo S Akrapovic exhaust tunnel sound
In the automotive world, there are certain combinations that are guaranteed to pump up your bpm and we're here to offer you a new example of what happens when you mix and aftermarket exhaust with a long tunnel. More
What a Porsche owner needs to know about 15 percent ethanol gasoline
The Porsche Guys Share
Not very long ago the EPA OK'd 15 percent ethanol in gasoline. They originally OK'd it in 2010, but a class action law suite delayed this. Unfortunately, they ultimately have been able to get it OK'd. It is debatable if adding ethanol in gasoline does more good than harm to both the environment and to your car. More
Porsche 911 is bigger, but still a fun drive
Dan Carney writes, "Truth is, I didn’t want to like this car. Yeah, that sounds like car-guy blasphemy, but it's not because I don’t like Porsche. It's because I do like Porsche. I'm just not thrilled with its current product direction. A company that was built on lightweight, elemental, responsive sports cars is becoming a Panzer tank purveyor. Or so it seems." More
Audi buys Ducati for $1.12 billion, but why?
After weeks of rumors, Audi has announced plans to purchase Ducati for something in the neighborhood of $1.12 billion. But why does a gigantic auto conglomerate want a tiny bike manufacturer? What will VW do with Ducati? And, what does the deal mean for that most evocative of bike brands? Let’s examine the background, business and speak to experts that may be able to share some insight. More
Porsche Cayenne models to get a diesel V8 in Europe
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We learned at the 2012 New York Auto Show that the U.S. market would soon get their hands on a diesel V6 powered Porsche Cayenne and now it looks like there will be a more powerful oil burning V8 as well – but we shouldn't expect to be seeing that in American dealerships any time soon. More
Brumos Racing hoping to score 3rd consecutive podium at Homestead
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For Brumos Racing, 2012 has thus far been the year of the podium finish. The Jacksonville, Fla.-based team is now 2-for-2 in podium appearances - the only Rolex Series team that can make that claim.
As they prepare for Round 3 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Brumos is hoping to extend that streak. More
Goodyear Racing to be 2012 944 Cup title sponsor
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Goodyear Racing will be the title sponsor for the 944 Cup series for the 2012 season. Goodyear has a long and storied history with sports car racing. The 944 Cup is very proud to become a part of the Goodyear tradition. More
Gear up for the Porsche Parade with official Parade clothing
We've added a few Parade clothing items to the PCA webstore You'll find a casual hat and shirts for men and women. All items (except t-shirt) are embroidered with the 2012 Parade logo. More
PCA stainless steel license frames in stock
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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