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Porsche breaks ground on NEW North American Headquarters - Tuesday, Nov. 27
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The new complex will be located in the "Aerotropolis Atlanta" development site, near the brand new International Terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. It will be comprised of modern office facilities for a workforce that will eventually number 400 employees, including a Technical Service and Training Center, as well as a leading-edge Customer Experience Center that will feature a handling road course to show-off the capabilities of Porsche's industry-leading vehicles. More



Porsche Cayman Debut Livestream on Wednesday, Nov. 28
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For those of you that have been waiting to see the new Cayman but can't visit the upcoming L.A. Autoshow, Porsche will be hosting a livestream. The link for the livestream is here.

The landing page redirect will work on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Pacific time and the Web special will be live at 12.30 p.m. Stay tuned!


PCA Spotlight - PCA's YouTube channel reaches 100 videos!
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Top ranks for Porsche in important reader survey
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The success story of the Porsche 911 Carrera goes on. Now, the readers of Auto Zeitung were also convinced. The innovative sports car was recognized as the best car in its class on the occasion of the 25th "Auto Trophy" award. This is the 19th time, making the Porsche 911 the most successful car in the history of the "Auto Trophy". More

Porsche Men's Crest T-Shirt

Crest T-shirt with retro Crest Design. A must have for the Porsche fan. 100% Cotton. In White.


Tech Tactics West 2012 - This weekend. Register today!
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ON DEC. 1-2, the Second Annual Tech Tactics WEST weekend will be held at the Porsche Cars North America Training facility in Ontario, Calif. Members can attend one or both days as there will be multiple tracks of speakers. The event will include a mix of PCNA Technical speakers and members from our PCA Tech Committee. The event is limited to 125 entrants for each day, SO REGISTER TODAY! The registration fee is $50 and includes great speakers, a continental breakfast & lunch. TO REGISTER, GO TO: motorsportreg.com. For any questions, please feel free to contact Pete Tremper at 609.221.3854. Link to 2011 video here.

GRAND-AM, ALMS give fans chance to "Name The Future"
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With anticipation continuing to build towards a combined sports car series in 2014, GRAND-AM Road Racing and the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón are asking the fans for input to help develop the name of the merged series. More

Agreed Value Insurance Endorsed by PCA

• Unlimited Mileage? OK
• Commuting? Now Available
•$0 Deductible? Check
• Or set limits and pile on the savings.

We cover Classics, Exotics, Race Cars, Trailers...
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2013 Porsche Boxster is lighter, more efficient
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Josh Max writes, "The Boxster used to be my least preferred Porsche, for no other reason that it lacked the brute ferocity of its more powerful, more expensive brethren. But the 2013 model is, for me, the most perfect version of the ride for many reasons, the biggest one being that I'm in it rather than, say, at an office." More

Beautifully produced video of a man, his 356 and a passion for Porsche
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Ken Sirlin didn't know what he was getting into when he first entered the Liege Rome Liege vintage car rally with his Porsche 356. It turned out to be "one of the greatest experiences of his life" and has helped shape his Porsche ownership experience into what it is today. 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


New Porsche 911 Carrera 4: Red Line of Identity (Part 1) - Video
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This video is part one of a series of videos called the Red Line of Identity. The video features Porsche Chief Driving Instructor Gordon Robertson taking the new Porsche 911 (991) Carrera 4 for a road test. More

News Corp, Porsche among top picks at hedge fund event
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Top hedge fund managers picked stocks as diverse as News Corp, holding company Porsche , and cosmetics maker L'Oreal at a hedge fund event seen by investors as revealing the industry's top stock picks. 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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Porsche India sells record 117 cars in October, launches the new 911 Carrera and Boxster S
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Porsche India, the official importer of Porsche cars in the country has kick-started its retail operation with a record breaking performance for October with sales of over 117 cars in a month. The October was the first month of retail operation for Porsche India, since it became a division of Volkswagen Group Sales India Private Limited earlier in the year. More

Porsche Cayenne Diesel selected for Popular Science's "Best of What's New" for 2012
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The Cayenne Diesel, the first diesel-powered SUV ever offered by Porsche, made its U.S. debut at the New York International Auto Show in April. Powered by a 3.0-liter V6 turbo diesel engine and delivering 240 hp and 406 lb. ft. of torque, the Cayenne Diesel can travel up to an estimated 740 miles on a single tank of fuel. More



PCA Holiday Cards - box of 10 with envelopes
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Now you can buy these PCA style holiday greeting cards to send to all your friends and family, showing your PCA pride. With original artwork from PCA HQ - these are sure to be a hit. 10 cards and matching envelopes in each decorative box.
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PCA Golden Era of Motorsport Oxford Shirt featuring Vic Elford
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PCA is proud to offer for a limited time (production ends Dec. 31) a podium quality shirt honoring Porsche racing legend Vic Elford. Quick Vic provided design input (his favorite number and signature) and took prototype shirts for a "test run" and gave them his personal approval. Four gorgeously embroidered areas on the shirt. With 100 percent two-ply cotton, the shirts look polished all day long, without touching an iron. This button-down shirt is woven with 80-doubles yarn and specially treated to stay exceptionally soft. Single-needle tailoring; open collar, patch pocket, Red House brand engraved. Additional details and purchase at www.pcawebstore.com




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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I test drove the 996 Turbo and the 993 Turbo. I caught this car as it was coming in on a trade ... rear wheel, single turbo + lag = :) That's my story and I am sticking with it!

Photo by Jeff Marcon
Chesapeake Region PCA, Zone 2


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.
 
 

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