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Porsche revives the passion
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Porsche fans are known to be purists, people possessed of a passion that can border on fanaticism. And the world of automotive restoration can be equally fanatical in its attention to detail. So it is perhaps only appropriate that the Porsche Club of America sent a basket-case 911 T off to the automaker's own Porsche Classic service center in Germany for an extreme makeover.

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge - American Le Mans - August 5-6, 2011
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The peak of Ohio's summer racing season hits the track on August 5-7 with the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge/The Honda Indy™ 200 at Mid-Ohio. The American Le Mans Series leads Saturday's slate of races and the IZOD IndyCar Series takes over Sunday on a weekend also set to include Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Championship, the Pirelli World Challenge Championships and the USF2000 National Championship. More

Mobil 1 presents The Grand Prix of Mosport - Porscheplatz - July 23-24, 2011
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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 production meets latest energy management standard
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Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG's main plant in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen is the first plant in the German automotive industry to have successfully passed an audit in accordance with the new, globally applicable energy management standard ISO 50001. Porsche's central parts warehouse in Sachsenheim near Stuttgart also successfully passed this audit, carried out by TÜV SÜD. More

America Red Cross 250
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DATE: Sunday (July 24, 2011)



EVENT: America Red Cross 250

Tune in to SPEED at 1 PM ET for LIVE coverage of the America Red Cross 250 from New Jerseys Motorsports Park.

Alex Gurney and Jon Fogarty look to go back-to-back as they won the 2010 event for GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing, taking the lead at the white flag when Scott Pruett cut a tire after leading 45 laps down the stretch. Jonathan Bomarito and Sylvain Tremblay led a top-three podium sweep for SpeedSource in last year's GT race.

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James May explains the superiority of his Porsche 911 over Richard Hammond's
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Richard Hammond loves Porsche, that's no secret. Apparently, James May is a fan as well, and both Top Gear presenters recently arrived to the set in their 911 coupes. May took the opportunity to explain why his Porsche is superior to the one Hammond owns and someone was kind enough to film it. More

Porsche's Evoque uncovered
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These leaked in-house computer renderings are the first definite proof that Porsche is intending to build a direct rival for the sporting three-door Range Rover Evoque. The Evoque-chasing Cajun is expected to be launched in two years' time and will be based on the Audi Q5 SUV. As well as a five-door Cajun, Autocar understands that Porsche has already started work on a three-door coupé version. More

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Porsche increasing Cayenne production
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Porsche plans on doubling its sales totals to 200,000 units by 2018, and utility vehicles will be a big part of that volume push. In fact, the Cayenne is already the best-selling Porsche, and that likely won't change any time soon. More

Video: New Lotus chief to take on Porsche, expand range
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Bloomberg's Nejra Cehic reports on Group Lotus Plc. Chief Executive Dany Bahar's expansion strategy for the British sports-car maker. Group Lotus should be able to return to profit in three years after securing a 270 million-pound ($441 million) debt facility from six banks to fund its revamp, Bahar said in April. More

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ALMS round 4 preview: New confidence for Porsche pilots after first podium
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Once a year, the American Le Mans Series makes a detour to Canada. On the Mosport International Raceway near the major metropolis of Toronto, round four of the race series featuring the world's fastest sports care takes off on July 24. More

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The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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Inventory replenished! - 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.

New item - PCA stainless steel license photo frames!
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Here is a unique gift item that allows an enthusiast to display their favorite Porsche picture around the home or office. Also makes a crowd pleasing award/recognition piece for an upcoming PCA event. Made from heavy gauge stainless steel in hand polished mirror bright or black powder coated finish with a complementing matt board and a clear non breakable Lexan lens. The frame fits most 4x6 pictures and comes with all necessary mounting hardware and easy step by step assembly instructions. Price $39.99 + S/H. Order here.

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