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European premiere in Leipzig - the new Cayenne GTS at AMI 2012
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For the first time on European soil, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, will be unveiling the new Cayenne GTS, the sporty member of the SUV family, at Auto Mobil International (AMI) in Leipzig on June 1. The 911 Carrera Cabriolet and the new Boxster will also be celebrating their German fair premieres in the Saxon metropolis. More



Parade - It's not too late to join the fun
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The 57th annual Porsche Parade will be held July 8-14, 2012 in Salt Lake City, and there is still time to join us. Parade registration may be accessed by logging into your pca.org account and following the links. Registration will close June 22, so get in now! More

Starting today, the Porsche Museum is presenting '60 years of Porsche Clubs'
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The Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, museum is presenting a new anniversary exhibition: In 1952, 13 Porsche drivers founded the world's first Porsche Clubs in Germany. The Porsche Club scene now numbers more than 181,000 members worldwide. To mark this 60th club anniversary, the Porsche Museum is putting on a special exhibition until Aug. 26, 2012 featuring, in addition to twelve vehicle exhibits, very rare photographs, personal documents and small exhibits from club members. More

Porsche 911 Club Coupe: limited edition marks 60 years
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The limited edition Porsche 911 Club Coupe has been used to launch the "60 Years of Porsche Clubs" exhibition at the Porsche Museum in Zuffenhausen, Germany, marking the 1952 founding of the first ever Porsche Club. More

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'Risky Business' Porsche 928 to be sold at auction
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The sleek Porsche 928 was the German company's flagship model in the late 1970s and early 1980s. But today it is largely forgotten by all but two kinds of people: fans of front-engine GT cars and anyone who saw the 1983 coming-of-age classic "Risky Business." More

Porsche Motorsport North America to relocate to future Porsche Experience Center Los Angeles
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Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) announced that Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Porsche AG and the sole sales and service provider for the German sports car maker's North American customer sports programs, will move its operations from Santa Ana to Porsche's future Experience Center in Carson, Calif. PCNA will build a 53-acre facility and road handling course at one of the busiest cross roads in the Greater Los Angeles area beginning this summer with the completion expected by fall of 2013. More

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Brumos Racing taking it to the streets for inaugural Detroit Belle Isle Race
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If there's one thing Brumos drivers Andrew Davis and Leh Keen enjoy, it's taking on a new challenge. As the GRAND-AM Rolex Series prepares for its first competition at Detroit's Belle Isle raceway, there will be no shortage of challenges for the Brumos team. While 2011 Rolex Series GT Champions Davis and Keen will be making their driving debut at Belle Isle, Detroit is familiar territory for Brumos legend Hurley Haywood. Haywood joins both of the team's drivers in welcoming the chance to take the Brumos #59 Porsche 911 GT3 out on a new course and in front of a whole new group of fans. More

The 10 slowest sports cars of all time
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Take one look at these purpose-built sports cars and you'd expect them to be fast. You would be wrong. Even before we got used to powerful V6 Camrys, these ten rides chosen by Jalopnik readers were the slowest sports cars the world had ever seen. More

1965 CAR AND DRIVER REPORT GIVEAWAY

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Not sure about a convertible? The 2013 Porsche Boxster will make up your mind.
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Valerie Roedenbeck writes, "Let's start with a disclaimer: I am not a convertible kind of girl. When faced with the choice between a 996 Cabriolet and a 987 S for my Porsche, I chose the Cayman. I like a stiffer, lighter ride and am willing to sacrifice a little sunshine to get it." More

Friends of Steve McQueen celebrate his legacy with Boys Republic car show
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The car chase that set the standard is the theme of this year's Friends of Steve McQueen Car Show at Boys Republic. "Bullitt," the 1968 film in which McQueen played Sgt. Frank Bullitt, is the centerpiece of the car show that will take place June 1-2 on the campus where the late actor spent time as a student in 1946. More

Intermediate Shaft Bearing Retrofit Kit

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2013 Porsche 911 (991) Turbo Cabrio speculatively rendered
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We already know what the Porsche 911 (991) Cabrio already looks like, plus we have already seen renderings of the rear, but digital artist Dan Buzdugan at PS-Garage.com has taken a press photo showing a front view and reimagined it as the soon to be revealed Turbo variant. In an attempt to be accurate, Buzdugan referenced 991 Cabrio spy photos to try and uncover the hidden design details. More

Porsche 911 restored by Singer
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We first placed our hands on Singer's "reimagined Porsche 911" nearly three years ago when it made its world debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Shortly thereafter, we caught up with the company's orange prototype for a photo shoot in the Los Angeles basin. While we were both intrigued and impressed with the sports car at the time, full disclosure admits that we were very skeptical about the start-up back in September 2009. Sadly, we've watched this industry shatter far too many dreams. More

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How about a genuine diamond coated Porsche?
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Diamonds may be considered "a girl's best friend," but now automotive tuner, Gemballa, has created a very special "gem" that should be equally attractive to both ladies and gentlemen of sophistication. This is the world's first diamond coating for the interior and exterior finish of vehicles. More than just a special paint, this technically elaborate and exacting diamond finish is hard to beat in terms of exclusivity. More

Porsche has new sedan in the works for 2017
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German sports carmaker Porsche will introduce a smaller version of its four-door Panamera sedan by 2017, weekly magazine Auto Bild reported recently, citing no sources. The new car, labelled Pajun, will expand Porsche's portfolio to six model lines and compete with the E-Class made by Daimler's Mercedes-Benz and its CLS coupe, the magazine said. More

Shift to a Higher Standard with SPEC
Clutches and Flywheels


SPEC manufactures a full line of Porsche clutches and flywheels for street and race applications. SPEC products are designed and built in-house in the US. 2009-2011 997 DFI billet steel single mass flywheels now available! MORE


'Lemon' Porsche Cayenne Vantage 2 by Top Car
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Take a Russian tuning firm known for making some of the most expensive projects out there, a yellow Porsche Cayenne and a customer (apparently from Slovakia, judging by the number plates) who likes... lemons. The end result can only be the Top Car Porsche Cayenne Vantage 2 "Lemon." More

Porsche 911 GT3 caught camo-free
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The new Porsche 911 GT3 has been caught by our spy photographers driving on public roads in Germany free of any camouflage. While the new Porsche 991 911 Turbo and Turbo Cabriolet have been seen out testing before, this is our best look yet at the track-focused GT3 model. More



Porsche comes back to Forza Motorsport 4
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When Forza Motorsport 4 launched last October, the absence of the Porsche from the game was the one obvious flaw in an otherwise sparkling gem. Fast-forward six months and the developer has gone and fixed that. More

New selection of PCA t-shirts NOW AVAILABLE
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We've added new PCA t-shirts to www.pcawebstore.com. Take a look at the new logo designs and choose from mens, ladies, long sleeve, short sleeve, and children's styles. Shirts are 100 percent ComfortSoft cotton (pre-shrunk) and are from the Hanes tagless line. Perfect for track days, attending casual PCA events, and/or just to show off your PCA pride. Prices start $14.99.
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PCA stainless steel license frames in stock
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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.


PCA Club Racing Decals now available at www.pcawebstore.com
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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
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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.
• 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!
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PCA Photo of the Week
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"1993 - 968 Cabriolet Picture taken in the Mt. Baker, Wash., area."
Photo by Jake Kuik - Canada West Region


Got a stunning shot you want to share? Submit your pictures to potw@pca.org. Be sure to include your contact information, your region name and a few sentences about your picture.
 
 

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