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Porsche Classic recreates 1969–1975 dashboards

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Porsche Classic has announced it will be selling brand new dahsboard recreations for 911 models built between 1969 and 1975: A sophisticated manufacturing process combines high quality that meets today’s standards and a design that is true to the original down to the details. The dashboard consists of a modern substructure and the original surface […]

Harry drives a 1989 Porsche 911 Turbo

The latest video added to Harry’s Garage is this clip featuring a 1989 Porsche 911 Turbo. Harry Metcalfe once again gives you all the details you never knew you’d find interesting and while there’s no sideways hooning you can’t come away from one of his videos without learning something new.

2015 LM24: Quick reference guide to LMP1 cars

The official FIA WEC website brings us a quick reference guide to the class of 2015 LMP1 cars. This year we have representation from Audi, Nissan, Porsche and Toyota. And the best thing about LMP1 is that the cars are all different. Front-engined, mid-engined; rear wheel drive, front wheel drive, all wheel drive; petrol, diesel […]

How do you spell Porsche?

This in from twitter: @OllieDjMartin A friend in Dubai took his 911 in for a prang repair, this is what Porsche did… BRILLIANT! For the record, it’s P-O-R-S-C-H-E.

VIDEO: Porsche 911 GT3 RS on track

Suffering from a bit of Mondayitis? Then watch this video, it’s almost six minutes in length and features a Porsche 911 GT3 RS on an otherwise empty circuit. No music. No commentary. Just the purity of machine and track. [Thanks to John for the tip]

Porsche Australia updates MY16 price list

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Porsche Cars Australia has announced an updated increased price list for its MY16 models. That change also brings the 911 Black Edition (pictured) and Boxster Black Edition to the local market. Deliveries for the Black Editions commence in September. The Black Edition models bring extra standard equipment and are available in any colour as long […]

VIDEO: A look at Wörthersee 2015

As well as being a platform for the Volkswagen Group to release some very cool concept metal the annual Wörthersee GTI Treffen is otherwise a very big gathering of petrolheads. In fact, it’s the largest Volkswagen/Audi/etc gathering in Europe. It’s also a big lake in Austria. Here’s a video that takes you behind the scenes […]

2016 Porsche 911 GT3 R revealed

Porsche has used the eve of the Nürburgring 24 Hour race to unveil its 991-based 911 GT3 R. This is the race going version of the 911 GT3 RS and can be all yours for the small matter of €429,000 plus taxes. Tipping the scales at 1220kg Porsche’s newest GT3 racecar has 368kW (500hp) on […]

Because Cayman GT4

I always say that if I ever win Lotto the first car I would go and order would be a 911 GT3. But I think that’s about to change. Supply issues aside, a Cayman GT4 is working its way to my #1 Lotto status! Thanks to Evo, Autocar and PistonHeads for the opinion altering assistance.

My RingTaxi lap: 7:43 in a Porsche 911 GT3!

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Imagine driving the Nürburgring Nordschleife on the perfect line every corner. Imagine doing that in a new 991 Porsche 911 GT3. It’s got to be as close to motoring heaven as we can get here on earth. Then, imagine if that was your day job. If your name is Theo Kleen you don’t have to […]