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Car Corral Alert: Petit Le Mans (Road Atlanta, Braselton, Ga.): American Le Mans Porscheplatz - Oct. 19-20, 2012
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The Petit Le Mans (French for little Le Mans) is a sports car endurance race held annually at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Ga. It uses the rules established for the 24 hours of Le Mans by the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO), which are slightly modified if necessary, mainly to allow additional cars to compete. More



Car Corral Alert: Countdown to the F1 USGP & Update: Hill Country PCA Corral during the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix, Nov. 17, 2012
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We have a small quantity remaining of our Parking Lot H PCA parking pass allocation that has not been purchased.The parking spaces are immediately in back of T12 grandstand and are $150 for 3 days. Any vehicle type can park in Lot H, so you can bring a loaded SUV to COTA. More

PCA Spotlight
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See how Avery Dennison's SW900 vinyl transforms a PCA members 924s from silver to red in less than 24 hours. Click picture below for video.




Sporty, functional, efficient: Panamera Sport Turismo
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Porsche is presenting the Panamera Sport Turismo concept car to show how amazingly intelligent and efficient drive technology might look in the design language of tomorrow. The Sport Turismo unites the next generation hybrid drive with new ideas for an evolutionary, sporty body concept; it combines Porsche performance with comprehensive everyday practicality. More

GoPro Daily Giveaway - WIN

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Amelia Concours d'Elegance honors Porsche 911'S 50th Anniversary in 2013
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The 18th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Porsche's iconic 911 on the weekend of March 10, 2013. Introduced in the autumn of 1963 at the Frankfurt Auto Salon, Porsche's 911 has become a touchstone design and the car that propelled Porsche to commercial and competition success.
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Brumos forced to retire early at Lime Rock following on-track incident
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Brumos Racing had their fair share of good luck in 2011 with a thrilling championship win, but 2012 seemed to balance the scales, as bad luck derailed a promising run at Lime Rock. Going into the finale, the Brumos crew was ready to do anything necessary to claim an elusive win. Andrew Davis maximized the chances for the Brumos #59 Porsche 911 GT3, qualifying in 2nd place. He was off to a strong start in the opening laps of the race, but after completing the first pit stop Davis was caught in heavy traffic when another GT car spun in front of him. More

Porsche finishes 5th, 6th, 12th and 15th in Lime Rock finale
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The GRAND-AM Championship Weekend at Lime Rock Park started under a caution flag setting the tone for the entire two-hour, 45-minute event. That is until Porsche needed a yellow flag the most. At that time of need, the leading Porsche would go wanting for the fuel-saving slowdown. More

Agreed Value Insurance Endorsed by PCA

• Unlimited Mileage? OK
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• Or set limits and pile on the savings.

We cover Classics, Exotics, Race Cars, Trailers...
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Long-time racing journalist Chris Economaki dies
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Whoever you are, wherever you are, take a moment to think of Chris Economaki. Make it your personal tribute, however brief, to this grand old man of auto racing journalists because he left us late Thursday, Sept. 27 at age 91, and he left a hole in the motorsports firmament that can never be filled. More

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee season finale
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Jerry Seinfeld's special guest is Michael Richards in the season finale of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee. More

5 cars you won't see anymore in 2013
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Discontinuing a car line isn't like closing a Broadway show or cancelling a television series. In addition to hundreds of millions of dollars in sunk cost, a lot of marginal profit is being sacrificed - the profitability of a car line can actually increase as it ages because the development costs have been amortized. More

Shift to a Higher Standard with SPEC
Clutches and Flywheels


SPEC manufactures a full line of Porsche clutches and flywheels for street and race applications. SPEC products are designed and built in-house in the US. 2009-2011 997 DFI billet steel single mass flywheels now available! MORE


Is Malte Dorowski the king of all Lego Porsche creators?
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In the past few months, Malte Dorowski has put out three new creations that cement his status as the King of all Porsche Lego creators. More

Chris Harris drives a Le Mans winning Porsche 962
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This video features Chris Harris driving one of the icons of Porsche racing, the Porsche 962. This particular car is worth millions of dollars and is owned by the Porsche Museum. More

Intermediate Shaft Bearing Retrofit Kit

The intermediate shaft is a vital moving part in your vehicle’s engine. In event of failure, engine replacement or full rebuild is the only option.
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Best cars Europe gets that America doesn't
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For various reasons, the automotive powers that be keep many of the world's best cars from the American car buying public. Even Detroit is stiffing us on some of these models, and they're supposed to be on our side. More

Porsche vs. Porsche: A road test
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Is Porsche immune to the laws of supply and demand? Item: Despite the global economic slowdown, the luxury sports car maker expects to sell 18 percent more vehicles in 2012 than in 2011, and it is forecasting another increase in 2013. More



Fall collection addition: PCA adds new color offerings for its most popular shirt
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Our best-selling REDHOUSE - Nailhead Non-Iron Button-Down Shirt is now offered in Deep Red, Mediterranean Blue and Classic White. Distinctive and understated with a nailhead pattern and dobby texture that stays smooth without any ironing. Travel-ready, 100% cotton fabric is woven with 40-singles compacted yarn, enhancing the drape and softness of this striking style. It's specially treated to stay exceptionally good-looking all day and into the evening. Beautifully embroidered with the PCA and Porsche logo. Perfect for business casual events, socials, or upcoming Porsche holiday events. An elegant way to show off your PCA and Porsche pride.
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New selection of PCA hats now available with FREE SHIPPING
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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.
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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!

• 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.
• No annual fee and no additional cost to you.
• 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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In February, I made a quick trip from Tucson, Ariz., to Anaheim, Calif. I took the long way, exploring the roadways off the interstate. What a wonderful adventure! The route I ended up on took me past the Salton Sea in California and I found this wonderful little spot on the beach to relax for a bit.
Photo by Dennis Messer
PCA Southern Arizona 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.
 


Cayman clear engine cover, available for all Cayman's


Cayman drill less front license plate mount. Mounts into your front tow-hook in minutes.

No more holes in the bumper!

 

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