When Porsche designed the 911,
no one doubted in the least that there should also be an open version
of the 356 successor. After all, at the time of the development of the
911, the share of turnover generated by the convertible was around 17
percent. However, there were signs at the time that convertibles without
roll-over protection bars would no longer be approved in the U.S.
market that was so important to Porsche.
called for the development of a completely new safety concept for
convertibles. Various ideas for this innovative construction...
The Porsche Museum in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen is getting ready for the return to Le Mans with a comprehensive special exhibition from March 26 to July 13, 2014. Porsche
is taking a look back, not only to its multiple previous successes at
the French endurance race, but to the present-day Le Mans commitment for
2014. For the first time, the Porsche 919 Hybrid will be presented to the public at the Porsche Museum. The car celebrated its premiere only three weeks ago at the Geneva Motor Show.
exhibition at the Porsche Museum has been transformed to look like the
The 911 turns 50! For Porsche,
the 50th anniversary of this iconic sports car is the central theme of
2013. There will be a wide variety of anniversary events, starting with
the "Retro Classics" automobile show in Stuttgart. From March 7-10 the Porsche Museum
will ring in the anniversary year with four special exhibits: an
early-model 911 Turbo Coupe, a 911 Cabriolet study from 1981, a 1997
street version 911 GT1 and the pre-series Type 754 T7. This chassis by
Professor Ferdinand Alexander Porsche was a milestone on the way to the
Are you on Pinterest? We are, and so is Porsche. In addition to boards and boards of awesome cars, Porsche history, prototypes, heritage vehicles and more, the official Porsche Pinterest site is offering a chance for one of your photos to be enshrined in the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart!
In anticipation of the all-new 911 Carrera 4 models that are coming
soon, Porsche is hoping to ease the wait time by inviting you to join
them in an interactive Pinterest experience. All you need to do is...
Motor Authority has named the 2012 Porsche 911 as the 2012 Best Car to Buy! Value, style, performance, comfort, and practicality were the major criteria the contenders were judged on, but ultimately, the question of which was truly the best comes down to the experience of owning and driving it.
The 2012 Porsche 911 has taken what made the 911 such an iconic vehicle and made it better. Not only does the vehicle provide fantastic?
How would you like to see a large number of pre-1975 Porsche 911s and help support a charity at the same time? Visit Race4Change.org and look out for the bi-annual East African Safari Classic Rally in November.