Car and Driver Magazine ranks Porsche Boxster and Cayman among the 10 best cars for 2012
The 2012 Porsche Boxster and Cayman are once again listed on Car and Driver Magazine's 10Best cars sold in America. This year marks the 11th time in 13 years that either a Porsche Boxster or Cayman model has been named to this coveted list. "As in years past, the cars on this year's list represent the best overall vehicles on the market today," said Eddie Alterman, editor-in-chief, Car and Driver. "Out of 68 contenders, these are the ones that consistently perform the best, are a good value and are engaging, fun-to-drive vehicles." More
Brumos and PCA join to offer a very special shirt to PCA members - Only available this month
For the first time ever, Brumos fans will have an opportunity to purchase a Brumos/PCA Club Racing shirt. The shirt will only be produced and available for sale the month of December 2011. The shirt is available for men and women. For a larger image of the shirt, click here. It comes with an authenticity card. It's the perfect holiday gift. Don't miss out, order yours today!
Delta, Porsche partner to give rides at Atlanta airport
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Share
See a Porsche on the tarmac after your latest Delta flight? You're not imagining it. The Atlanta-based airline and the German car company that is building its North American headquarters near Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport have partnered to shuttle some of Delta Air Lines' most important passengers between connecting flights, or to their cars. More
Porsche prepping for influx of new foes
The Daytona Beach News-Journal Share
Ferrari's entry into the Grand-Am Rolex Series has sparked a renewed, even intense, interest in the GT class, which has always raced in the shadow of the Daytona Prototypes. Two of the sleek Italian-made machines were getting most of the attention during the Rolex 24 At Daytona testing over Daytona International Speedway's 3.56-mile road course. More
Kelley Blue Book's Kbb.com names Porsche 911 '2012 Best Redesigned Vehicle'
The Sacramento Bee Share
Kelley Blue Book, the leading provider of new and used vehicle information, announces the 2012 Porsche 911 has been named 2012 Best Redesigned Vehicle. More
Porsche Cayenne Diesel expected in second half of 2012
With an estimated countrywide sales figure of 50,000 units per year by 2018, Porsche has recently been paying a lot of attention to the U.S. market. At the same time, global sales of Porsche cars are expected to hit the 200,000 units by the same year. While the plan does sound ambitious enough, Porsche is careful not to let the target go astray. The company has been planning several strategies to improve upon its sales record. Amongst the most important tactics that have been shortlisted is the plan to introduce the first diesel version of its flagship SUV - the Cayenne. More
Porsche launches GT3 Cup Challenge 2012
European Car Magazine Share
Porsche has announced details of its GT3 Cup Challenge for 2012, which will have a new six weekend, 12 race calendar and culminate in a season finale alongside the Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship - and supporting the British Touring Car Championship - at Silverstone on October 6-7. More
Porsche engineers a diet for drivers
The Scotsman Share
It's one way to lose the spare tire. Luxury car manufacturer Porsche, better known for its fast engines and sleek designs, is to launch its own weight loss diet. The 16-week "Porsche diet" program, which will be launched in the New Year, is based on the diets of professional motorsports drivers and has been trialed on a number of the company's top staff. More
Porsche Centre Doha celebrates 25 years of Porsche Exclusive
The Peninsula Share
Porsche Centre Doha recently celebrated the 25th Anniversary of Porsche Exclusive with a three-day event at the Porsche showroom in Doha – including a chance to see the only Porsche 911 Sport Classic in Qatar. Guests at the Doha Centre had the rare opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of exclusive models that were on display, including the 911 Speedster and the Sport Classic. More
Porsche 911 the least defective vehicle of the century
Car Advice Share
The German Technical Inspection Agency, TÜV, says the Porsche 911 is the most trouble-free vehicle of this century. Calculated from data collected from approximately eight million technical inspections between June 2010 and June 2011, the agency found that the Porsche 911 has been the car with the fewest reported defects of vehicles built since 2000. This is regardless of the kilometers traveled by the vehicles. More
New Porsche video series marks 60 years of Le Mans competition
Motor Authority Share
The 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race has been 79 times since its inception in 1923. While dozens of brands have competed over the years, one marque in particular has racked up more victories than any other. That manufacturer, of course, is Porsche, who has managed to amass 16 overall victories, including seven in a row from 1981 through 1987. The Porsches run at Le Mans are the stuff of legend, including such models as the storied 917, the 956 and the 962. More
Dr. Wolfgang Porsche provides an exhibit from his private collection
An especially rare piece of automotive history is to be seen from Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011 in the Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, Museum: the Austro Daimler "Bergmeister" Sport Cabriolet dating from 1932. The "Bergmeister" is considered by automotive historians to be one of the pinnacles of Austrian automotive history. Featuring a body from the Armbruster K&K Hofwagenfabrik, the Sport Cabriolet exhibited in the Porsche Museum is considered to be one of the most beautiful cars of its era. But technically as well the "Bergmeister," driven by a 120 hp six-cylinder engine with overhead camshaft, is very interesting.
Hybrid car existed long before the Prius
The Globe and Mail Share
Legendary automotive engineer Ferdinand Porsche would likely be intrigued by the recent introduction of hybrid versions of some of the vehicles that bear his name and confirmation of plans to build the battery-boosted 918 Spyder super sports car. More
The Porsche Club of America Visa Platinum Rewards Card
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• Earn bonus points for FREE airline tickets, merchandise, cash-back and more at participating merchants.
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New durable carbon fiber look PCA stainless steel license frames added to our inventory. Order by Dec. 15 for delivery by the 24th (most cases)!
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.
Still need to shop for some holiday gifts? PCA has items in stock. Order by Dec. 15 for delivery by the 24th (most cases).
You'll find many PCA items available for shipment ASAP. We have great gift/recognition items for the holidays. Order here.