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PCA Boxster Register anniversary
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On Wednesday June 1, 2011, the PCA Boxster Register will be celebrating its first year anniversary in its new on-line home ( It's been an exciting year for all Boxster owners, and many other PCA members, who have joined the new site. With a membership approaching 1,000, the growth and excitement of the new site has been very rewarding to all its members. PCA has several Special Interest Groups (SIG's) for many different Porsche models, starting with the 356's up to and including the GT2/3/Cup cars. The full listing of SIG's is on the back page of Panorama, or you can view it online at

Back to the Boxster Register. If you own a Boxster, you are absolutely welcome to join the Register by visiting the site at If you don't own a Boxster, but are interested in participating on the site, you are welcome as well. There's lots of interesting features that go on all the time, one of which is the weekly Tech Quiz (to sharpen up your Porsche knowledge). The Boxster Lounge is another feature, a cool place to visit for relaxed conversation with other members. And, don't forget the other Registers. They all have similar stories of success with their memberships. Join one of your interest today!

Porsche adds boss, builds momentum toward new HQ
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Porsche Cars North America bolstered its communications staff, announcing the appointment of Nick Twork as manager of product communications. The new role makes Twork No. 2 on the Porsche PR team in America and comes at an opportune time. More

Porsche execs: KERS technology will not proliferate next 911 lineup
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Reports have been circulating online that the engineers at Porsche might be busy developing an adaptation of the Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) hybrid system that would be used to boost performance and efficiency across the entire lineup of the next-gen 911 Carrera, but that rumor has not been put to rest. More

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U.S. Senate Resolution 115 - Collector Car Appreciation Day
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The U.S. Senate Resolution (S. RES. 115) designating July 8, 2011 as "Collector Car Appreciation Day" has now been introduced.  The date marks the second commemoration in this annual event to celebrate and raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society.   More

Porsche 911 Turbo S China 10th Anniversary Edition
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Porsche entered the Chinese market in 2001 and in this one decade they've been present there they enjoyed an enormous success. So they announced a celebratory edition of the 911 on this occasion. More

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Spied! Porsche tests next-gen 911 on European roads
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The next-gen Porsche 911 is almost upon us, and this spy shot from our colleagues at Automobile gives us a better idea of what to expect from the so-called 991 generation. This test mule appears to be the same one we saw last year, wearing the same fake fender vents and wheels. More

Rast on pole for Monte Carlo Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup race
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Last year's Monte Carlo Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup race winner, René Rast, put his VELTINS Lechner Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup on the pole position for round three of the Porsche Mobil1 Supercup in Monaco. Rast was also on the pole for last year's prestigious race in the Principality on the Cote d'Azur. Britain's Nick Tandy was the second quickest in his Konrad Motorsport Porsche with a lap just 0.313 of a second behind the pole-sitter. More

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Chinese customers to propel Porsche sales to record levels this year
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China has the fastest growing luxury car market and there are several global luxury car makers who otherwise had stagnant sales in other markets found growth thanks to Chinese market including the German luxury car maker Porsche. More

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Porsche Panamera S Hybrid Review
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Kevin Hackett writes, "I used to be a Porsche owner. Mine was a 1985 model 928 S2 and I absolutely adored it. It looked like nothing else, it had masses of grunt from its thumping great 4.7-litre V8 and it was built like a Swiss bank vault. I dearly wish it was still mine. And when it was in my possession, Porsche was still building just two model lines: the 911 and the Boxster." More

The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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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

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