55th Annual Porsche Parade: There's still time, there's still space
Sign up now to join us in St. Charles, Ill., July 3rd through the 9th, 2010. The Concours will be right outside your hotel door, the Autocross will be at a premier venue, and the Rally will be one for the books. Driving tours, city tours, the return of the Tech Academy, and all your Porsche friends. The Pheasant Run resort is even a great place for kids.
Visit www.pca.org for registration info and additional details. Here is a recent behind-the-scenes tour of the Parade host hotel and Parade autocross site: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4WOohG89G3U More
John Crosby, PCA member from the Mardi Gras region is a hero
A 58-year-old Mandeville man jumped into Lake Pontchartrain and rescued another man who apparently flung himself into the water, where he was struggling to stay afloat as stunned Causeway commuters looked on. More
Porsche Travel Club Camp Nürburgring
The legendary‚ Nordschleife situated in the middle of a wonderful landscape. Perfect for an unforgettable driving experience. Experience a Porsche sports car or Porsche Panamera on winding country roads and get to know the 'Green Hell' personally. More
Porsche recalls all Panameras in embarrassing move
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Performance sports car maker Porsche AG's sterling reputation for quality took a severe dent on Tuesday, when it recalled every Panamera it built only months after the model line was launched to much fanfare. The announcement comes on the heels of a quality scandal at Toyota and serves as a bitter pill for Michael Macht, who headed up production before being named the brand's chief executive late in July. More
When Porsches were "Made by Hand"
Here's an interesting Porsche Factoid: William Scholar, the founder of the Porsche Club of America, is reported to have directed one of the first Porsche factory tour videos showcasing just how the Porsche 356 was put together titled "Made by Hand" and showcased below. It doesn't matter if you're a 356 owner/fan or not. This is a much watch series for all Porsche fans and all PCA members. More
Formula 1 pilot Nico Hülkenberg makes successful Nordschleife debut
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The Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid has passed its most unusual task by now with flying colors in preparation for the Nürburgring 24 hour race on May 15 - 16. AT&T Williams Formula 1 pilot Nico Hülkenberg tested the orange-and-white liveried racing 911 on the Nürburgring Nordschleife in the lead up to the third round of the VLN Long Distance Championship and was enthusiastic on multiple fronts. More
Porsche's 918 Spyder hybrid model draws 900 potential buyers
Porsche AG said it has almost 900 potential buyers for its 918 Spyder hybrid prototype as the manufacturer moves toward approving production of the vehicle. Porsche, which unveiled the 918 Spyder at the Geneva auto show last month, will probably decide to build the model once 1,000 potential customers have pledged interest, Porsche's development chief, Wolfgang Duerheimer, said in an interview at the Beijing Auto Show. 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.
• Enhanced Visa Platinum benefits, including 24/7 Emergency Customer Service and 100 percent Fraud Protection, Purchase security, Warranty Manager and much more.
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
from PCA Great PCA gift ideas...Now with PCA, Drivers Education and Porsche logos! More