Why Porsche's SUVs outsell its sports cars in China
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What's the best-selling Porsche model in China? Hint: It has four doors, not two. Like most luxury carmakers, Porsche has grown fast in China, though its most popular car in the country isn't its speedy 911 sports car but its four-door Panamera sedan and Cayenne SUV. More
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge American Le Mans Aug. 5-6
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
Road Race Showcase at Road America American Le Mans Series Aug. 19-20
The "holy grail" of North American road courses, Road America stirs the senses of every fan and participant as soon as they roll in the gates. High speeds are the norm with runs through Wisconsin's scenic Kettle Moraine and there will be even more this year with a four-hour enduro. More
Study: Porsche has most appeal of all auto brands
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For the seventh-consecutive year, Porsche remains the brand in which consumers find its models most appealing, a new study says. And BMW and Chrysler Group's Dodge have three models each that lead their segment as being most satisfying to new owners, according to the rankings by J.D. Power and Associates. More
Reigning ALMS champions aim for victory in Ohio
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Reigning champions Jorg Bergmeister and Patrick Long are looking for more success as the American Le Mans Series moves into the second half of the season at Lexington, Ohio in August. The Porsche 911 GT3 RSR pair are aiming for a race win in the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge on August 6 at the Lexington circuit which has been a fixture in the ALMS calendar since 2001. More
Porsche Park to be center of Rennsport IV: Updated schedule announced
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With the rolling landscape and park benches on a perfectly-groomed lawn, you might think you were in Bavaria, which is exactly what Porsche Cars North America intends with its Porsche Park-in-the-Paddock – located amongst the vintage race cars at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV, Oct. 14–16. More
Porsche Panamera LWB coming in 2012
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Porsche insiders have confirmed to CAR it will launch a long-wheelbase Panamera XXL in early 2012. The LWB Panamera will sport a 150 mm wheelbase extension to free up more space for rear-seat passengers. As well as helping burly businessmen schlepp between Frankfurt and Berlin, long saloons enjoy great demand in China. More
Porsche first-half profit gains 59 percent on Cayenne
Porsche AG, the German sports-car maker that's merging with Volkswagen AG, said first-half operating profit surged 59 percent as sales of its 58,000-euro ($84,000) Cayenne sport-utility vehicle more than doubled. Earnings before interest and taxes rose to 1.07 billion euros from 675 million euros a year earlier as revenue gained 19 percent to 5.22 billion euros, the Stuttgart-based maker of the 911 sports car said in a statement. More
New Porsche Panamera diesel now on sale
The new Porsche Panamera Diesel is now on sale and prices start from approximately £62,134. This new diesel version returns 43.5mpg and is capable of more than 745 miles on one 80 litre tank of fuel. The Porsche Panamera Diesel is fitted with auto start/stop as standard. More
For $5,999, Porsche Nine Sixty what?
Following the effeminate 924 and the etherial 944, the epoch-ending 968 seems to have become the forgotten Porsche. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Cabriolet might just jog some memories, but will its price make you say fuggedaboutit? More
Porsche plans Ferrari fighter
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New chairman Matthias Muller has ambitious plans to grow Porsche's volume, and thankfully the additional models are not all SUVs. One exciting project is a brand-new mid-engine sports car destined to challenge the pace-setting Ferrari 458 Italia. More
Arrival: 2011 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid
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We've started a new evaluation process for our long-term vehicles here at Motor Trend, whereby individual editors will effectively "own" the vehicles for all or most of the time we have them in the fleet. The idea is to improve the quality of our long-term reports, to get beyond what can often boil down to a series of impressions, and get to the nitty-gritty of what it's actually like to live with the vehicle under test. More
Inventory replenished - PCA stainless steel license frames are now available!
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
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.