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Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV
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PCA will participate in Porsche's celebration of its racing heritage at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, October 14-16, 2011. More

Sir Stirling Moss will race his $1.7 million Porsche at Le Mans
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Stirling Moss bought his Porsche RS 61 back in 2010 at the Amelia Island Auction in Florida for $1.7 million, then crashed it at Laguna Seca. It's fixed, and he'll race it at Le Mans. More

Porsche takes up efforts to keep electric cars sporty
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One of the biggest questions involving the influx of electric cars coming in the future is how fun they'll be to drive. We already get a slight glimpse with the likes of the Tesla Roadster, the new Chevrolet Volt, and even got a further glimpse back in the day with the Toyota Prius. But Tesla aside, we’ve come to learn that they're not all that exciting to drive. Sure they're soothingly quiet and kind to the planet but that's pretty much it. They are virtually the antithesis to driving fun. More

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Porsche Cayman R: Hardcore, with luxuries
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What makes the Porsche Cayman R so special? It has a little more power and a lot less weight than the standard Cayman S, making it a more driver-focused, track-day-friendly machine. According to the beautiful hardcover brochure that came with our test car, the essence of the Cayman R's character goes something like this: "No radio. No air-conditioning system. No cupholders." More

By popular demand - PCA stainless steel license frames are now available!
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These elegant OEM quality stainless steel frames are now in stock and available for your fine Porsche vehicles.

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 or brushed stainless steel finishes. Price $19.99 + S/H. Order here.

Intermediate Shaft Bearing Retrofit Kit

The intermediate shaft is a vital moving part in your vehicle’s engine. In event of failure, engine replacement or full rebuild is the only option.

Did you just hear that Porsche? Me neither!
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Listen up, as this could be the sound of the future. Porsche just wrapped up their participation in the 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum. In a nutshell, Challenge Bibendum (Bibendum is Michelin's famous mascot, "Bib" for short) promotes sustainable mobility utilizing advanced technology vehicles like the parallel hybrid drive Panamera S Hybrid and the Boxster E. More

Renault and Porsche dominate alternative-powertrain rally in Berlin
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The Renault Fluence Z.E. electric car was among the victors in the Michelin Challenge Bibendum, a 186-mile, sustainable mobility-themed rally held in and around Berlin. The Fluence edged the second-place Tesla Roadster and several hydrogen fuel-cell cars for the top honor in the Electric Drive Production category, reserved for cars currently in production. Race officials calculated the so-called well-to-wheels carbon output of each car over the course of the circuit. More

Licensed Porsche Mats For Porsches

Custom made to fit, made with quality, improve interior. Order mats in many different combinations. PCA discount offered. MORE

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Porsche created first 'sports car'
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Ferdinand Porsche was barely 30 years old when he became the chief engineer at Austro-Daimler in 1906. In addition to developing the Austrian company's first road car independently from Daimler in Germany, he also quickly set his sights to racing, which he felt was the best way to prove the quality of a design. More

Porsche 911 electric conversion taking bids
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Aaron Coulter writes, "We recently covered a few electric vehicles on eBay that were a bit eccentric, to say the least, but a new listing for an all-electric 1999 Porsche 911 Carrera is more practical in style, and with a six cylinder, 3.4 liter engine, perhaps more enjoyable as well." More

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US seeks 'fugitive' who posed as diplomat to export Porsches to Russia
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There are those inside the United States who end up in trouble for trying to avoid detection as an agent of the Russian government. And then there are those who end up in trouble for openly proclaiming such connections. More

The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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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.
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• 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 for details. Sign up today!

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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