Posts Tagged Porsche
Porsche AG is introducing a new top version of the Porsche Boxster, a light mid-engined roadster, which will make its world debut at the Los Angeles Motor Show in December this year. Weighing just 1275 kg or 2811 lb, the Boxster Spyder is the lightest model through-out the entire range of Porsche cars. The new [...]
The 48th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona marks the 42nd anniversary of Vic Elford’s victory in the Porsche 907, Porsche’s first 24 hour endurance win. To celebrate the occasion, David Donohue pilots a 2010 Porsche GT3 around the Daytona road course while Vic Elford, the Grand Marshal for this year’s race, tells the [...]
The perfect combination: The 2011 Boxster Spyder and two of the most challenging and legendary roads in North America, 17-mile Drive and Laureles Grade. Shot on location in Monterey California.
Designed to be the ultimate rear-wheel drive sports car, the RS features a modified version of the GT3′s 3.8-liter boxer engine. Peak output climbs to 450 hp, which is 15 hp more than the standard GT3. Backed up by a short-throw six-speed manual transmission, the new 911 GT3 RS should accelerate from 0-100 km/h in [...]
The Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid has passed its most unusual task by now with flying colours in preparation for the Nürburgring 24 hour race on 15/16 May: AT&T Williams Formula 1 pilot Nico Hülkenberg tested the orange and white liveried racing 911 on the Nürburgring Nordschleife in the lead up to the third round [...]
Most Powerful Street-Legal Porsche of all Times. The time: seven minutes, 18 seconds on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. The power: 620 hp. The weight: 1370 kilograms or 3021 lb in road trim with all fluids on board. The GT2 RS is making its world debut at the Moscow Auto Show on August 25th.
Porsche will put the next generation Porsche Cayenne for sale in Europe on May 8. This will follow the SUV’s world debut in Geneva next week, and its North American debut at the New York International Auto Show at the end of March. US customers wanting to pick up the S or the Turbo will [...]
Available exclusively with rear-wheel drive and a manual six-speed gearbox, this high-performance athlete accelerates to 100 km/h in just 3.7 seconds and reaches a top speed of 329 km/h.