Tech Tactics West
We developed an outstanding technical program to be housed at the Porsche Cars North America Training Center in Ontario, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 12 and if the demand is there, we will hold an identical event on Sunday, Nov. 13.
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Jerry Seinfeld joins Norbert Singer as Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV Grand Marshal for Oct. 14-16 Event at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif.
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The man who inspired many of the Porsche race cars that will be on display at the upcoming Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV will be joined by the man who has one of the most significant collections of those cars as Jerry Seinfeld has been named co-Grand-Marshal with retired Porsche Engineer Norbert Singer. More
Porsche expands communications department
Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is building up its communication team. The Department is restructuring to adapt the new responsibilities with new models and site expansions. Under the leadership of Head of Communication Hans-Gerd Bode (50), in future the product communication department will be organised by model line, with corporate communication providing contacts for central corporate matters. More
PCA 2011 Escape: The reviews are in
"You put on a WONDERFUL event! Flagstaff was a great choice for the host city, the Little America Hotel staff were friendly and the rooms were large and quiet. You did an outstanding job and thank you for a very pleasant experience."
Jim & Becky Loving - Sierra Madre, Calif., 2007 Cayman.
"Just a brief note to recognize your efforts in sincerely setting the bar for a fantastic Escape to Flagstaff. All of the events were consistent in quality, the speakers were great and the long weekend flowed flawlessly. Possibly even more than others, I can appreciate how much work and detail go into driving the success of an event like this, and my hat is off to you in setting the bar for this event and successfully motivating the broad team to step up in its successful execution. Well done and thanks for providing us with an exceptional experience!" Frank J. Grimmelmann.
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Norbert Singer named Grand Marshal for Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV
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Porsche Cars North America President Detlev von Platen has announced that Norbert Singer, the only Porsche race engineer who contributed to each one of the Company's 16 overall Le Mans victories, has been named the Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV Grand Marshal for the October 14 – 16 event at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif. More
Hurley Haywood talks about Rennsport history
Don't get us wrong; we're thrilled there are collectors with the means and patience required to hide vintage race cars in climate-controlled warehouses for decades. History needs its preservationists, but competition vehicles are meant to compete. Their sheet metal requires heat from a track-day sun as much as their engines require fuel. That's part of what makes the annual Rennsport Reunion such an important event. Porsche owners from all corners of the globe bring out their race cars for plenty of track time as well as a low-key paddock car show. More
Porsche Club of America cruises for critters at 6th Annual Charity Car Show
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Cars and critters will be the focus of the Porsche Club of America, North Florida Region's 6th Annual Charity Car Show, benefiting Eglin Pet Welfare and Alaqua Animal Refuge. The show will be held Oct. 15 at Emerald Grande. The show has become a favorite for car collectors, fans and spectators from far and wide, said Charlie "Alabama" McPeak, Destin Car Club president. More
Porsche reports September sales increase
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Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of Porsche sports cars, Cayenne SUVs and the Panamera four-door sports sedan line-up in the United States, announced September 2011 sales of 2,170 vehicles, an increase of 10 percent compared to the same period last year, when it sold 1,971 vehicles. More
Porsche 911 Speedster wins "Golden Classic Steering Wheel"
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Many of us that drive newer Porsche 911s consider them future classics. Well, the readers of AUTO BILD KLASSIK (a German automotive news source) agree, giving the Porsche 911 Speedster the "Golden Classic Steering Wheel Award." The award is given to the modern automobile that readers think will be a future classic. More
Porsche 928 influenced Steve Jobs Mac design
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An interesting fact about the first Macintosh computer was that Steve Jobs wanted it to look like a Porsche 928. While the designer, James Ferris, thought the Mac should look like a Ferrari. More
Tech boom lifts certain luxury car brands
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Luxury-car sales are up this year amid Silicon Valley's resurgent technology boom, but not all car brands are benefiting. Sales of certain upscale car brands in the Bay Area - including Porsche, Aston Martin and Lotus - rose strongly in the first six months of this year versus the same period a year ago, according to data from R.L. Polk & Co., which analyzes the auto industry. At the same time, Rolls-Royce and Lexus, among others, experienced weaker sales over the same period, according to the data. More
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.
• 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! More
Limited availability - 2011 Porsche Parade Fishing Shirt
One of the best sellers at Parade this year is now available at the PCA Web store for a limited time. This technical shirt has a vented back and CoolMax® mesh lining, hidden button-down collar, fly rod, utility loop and sunglass loop.
Also secure front cargo pockets and sunglass pocket, embroidered eyelets on left-chest pocket and button-tab roll sleeves. Available with long or short sleeves. Easily the most comfortable shirt PCA offers.
Price $35.00-39.99 + S/H. Order here.
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.