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More power for the 911 Carrera S and new personalization products
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For its exceptionally performance-oriented customers, Porsche Exclusive now offers a new power enhancement kit developed for the 911 Carrera S. It focuses specifically on the dynamic properties of the sports car. It boosts the power of the 3.8-liter boxer engine from 400 hp (294 kW) to 430 hp (316 kW), producing even better driving performance. More



Brumos brings home a top 5 finish in difficult Road America race
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When the GRAND-AM Rolex Series released their 2012 schedule, it was apparent that the month of June would be the most difficult stretch of the season. With two back-to-back race weekends that month, Brumos Racing was aware of the challenges ahead. As they headed to Road America to kick off the second set of back-to-back weekends, the team was ready to rebound from recent disappointing finishes. More

Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport, Porscheplatz, July 23-24, 2010
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Canada's biggest sports car race of the year moves to a new July date, as the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron makes its only north-of-the-border stop. A world class field of drivers pilot top marques like Acura, Aston Martin, BMW, Corvette, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Jaguar, Mazda, Panoz and Porsche and battle it out on one of the world's classic road courses. More

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Porsche looks at energy to ready for post-911 role
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Porsche SE, the holding company controlling a majority stake in Volkswagen AG after a botched takeover attempt four years ago, will probably soon be investing more in energy than in sports cars like the iconic 911. More

Grand-Am at Indianapolis - Friday, July 27, 2012
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For the first time ever at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, GRAND-AM Road Racing will conduct separate races for its Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge on the 13-turn IMS road course on Friday, July 27, 2012. More

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Coming to Texas: Formula 1 United States Grand Prix, Nov. 16-18, 2012
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Hill Country Region will be hosting a special program for PCA Members at the inaugural Formula 1 United States Grand Prix™ at Circuit of the Americas on Nov. 16-18, 2012 in Austin, Texas. The Circuit of the Americas™ ("COTA") is a world class, 3.4 mile racetrack consisting of 20 turns and is rated as a Grade 1 road course. More

American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix, Lime Rock Park, July 6-7, 2012 (Race Day July 7)
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Year nine of the American Le Mans Series at Lime Rock will deliver all the thrills you've come to expect. The Le Mans prototypes and GT cars are extremely fast, famous for both their leading-edge technological sophistication and use of the latest in "green" initiatives. The ALMS Northeast Grand Prix will see great racing by all classes as they go at it hammer and tongs on one the fastest tracks on their schedule for two hours and 45 minutes. More

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New car buyers put the Porsche 911 in first place
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In its latest survey, J.D Power and Associates, the American market research institute, has issued a solid-gold certificate again to Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG: In its "Initial Quality Study" on customer satisfaction, the Porsche 911 - the icon of the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer - won first place. With it, the 911 model has received the J.D. Power Award as the vehicle with the highest level of customer satisfaction in the luxury sports car segment. At the same time, the sports car is the best vehicle of the entire survey owing to the extremely low number of complaints. More

1985 Porsche 911 Carrera long-term test
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The whole point of buying a cool used sports car is the chance to drive something unique, something terrific, something that speaks to anyone who loves driving. It's no wonder that we went looking for a Porsche 911, a car that holds out the promise of extreme performance at a practical price. More

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Changes pay off, Empringham, Farano have BGB in GS points lead
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David Empringham and John Farano have quietly taken BGB Motorsports to the lead in the Grand Sport standings at the midway point of the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge season. Now, they plan to stay there through the final five races. After opening the year with a 12th-place finish at Daytona, the two Canadians recorded four consecutive top-six finishes in the No. 83 Tower Events Porsche 997 to secure the top perch in the standings. More

935 K3 makes first appearance in 30 years at St. Regis Concours d'Elegance
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Nestled on the luscious green golf links of the St. Regis Monarch Beach resort in Dana Point, Calif., the Dana Point Concours d'Elegance commemorated 30 years of automotive heritage during its two day celebration. The Dana Point Concours d'Elegance hosted thousands of collector car owners, enthusiasts and families to the event to see Concours-ready vehicles display proudly on the lawn. 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.



The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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Show your PCA pride by carrying a PCA Visa Rewards Card!

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• 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 rewards.umb.com for details. Sign up today!
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PCA Photo of the Week
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A photo of "Veronica", my 1987 Carrera coupe. She has approximately 56,000 miles on her, and has been mine since November of 2011. I've wanted a Porsche since I was 12 or 13 .
Photo by Serge Small, Gold Coast 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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