2012 Porsche Parade is in full swing
The 57th Porsche Parade has moved into charming Salt Lake City. Attendees have registered, held our welcome party and we've already completed the first competitive event: Concours. Attendees and participants had wonderful photo opportunities on the lawn of the Utah State Capital. PCA will be posting videos throughout the week. For those that aren't here, what would you like for us to cover? Send us your requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Flying Lizard Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 RSR Victorious in ALMS Lime Rock GT Battle
The Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, fielded by Flying Lizard Motorsports, has won the GT class at the American Le Mans Series Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park, beating world's fastest BMWs, Ferraris and Corvettes. It was Porsche's first win of the season in the series after the year had started with bad luck and misfortune. More
American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix, Lime Rock Park, July 6-7, 2012 (Race Day July 7)
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
Mobil 1 Presents: "Grand Prix of Mosport" - Porscheplatz - July 21-22, 2012
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
Grand-Am at Indianapolis - Friday, July 27, 2012
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
Coming to Texas: Formula 1 United States Grand Prix, Nov. 16-18, 2012
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
Porsche Travel Club comes to Canada
The Gazette Share
Snaking in and out of the sinuous corners along the Pacific Rim Highway on Vancouver Island from Victoria to Tofino, B.C., offers an extremely pleasurable driving experience. Not to mention the atmosphere is just right. Crisp morning air and a peaking sun encompass a convoy of dazzling convertibles. More
VW sees Porsche buyout clearing path to global leadership
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Volkswagen moved closer to its aim of becoming the world's top car maker by buying up the remaining half of Porsche in a deal that ends a protracted takeover struggle that sparked family feuds and investor lawsuits. The deal will enable VW to escape a tax bill of 1.5 billion euros. It also allows VW to speed up Porsche's integration into a multi-brand empire that aims to sell 10 million vehicles a year to become the world's no. 1 by 2018. More
Porsche 911 (991) Carrera S Hill Climb at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
The Sports Car Guys Share
This video is of a new 2012 Porsche 911 (991) Carrera S doing the famous Goodwood Festival of Speed hill climb. The 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed was this last weekend and featured some of the greatest cars ever made (both old and new). The video talks through a lap at the hill climb and features the great sound of the new Porsche 911 (991) Carrera S engine. More
Revamped Porsche Boxster launched in United Arab Emirates
Trade Arabia Share
Porsche Centre Dubai at Al Nabooda Automobiles, the sole distributor of the Porsche, Audi and Volkswagen brands in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, is introducing the revamped Porsche Boxster and Boxster S in the UAE. Both variants of the Porsche Boxster have a new, lightweight body and a completely re-designed chassis, offering a comprehensively changed open-top two-seater in the UAE market. More
New selection of PCA hats now available with FREE SHIPPING
We've added a new selection of high quality PCA hats to www.pcawebstore.com. Take a look at the three new hat designs/styles. We've added lots of PCA customization to these hats. Perfect for track days, attending casual PCA events, and/or just to show off your PCA pride. Introductory offer: $19.99 including shipping for US/CDN orders. One size fits most. More
New selection of PCA t-shirts NOW AVAILABLE
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. More
PCA stainless steel license frames in stock
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
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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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
PCA Photo of the Week
My silver over black, 1991 928 S4, taken in Poway, Calif., at the Veteran's Memorial
Photo by Greg Elkins
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