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Porsche 918 Spyder makes the sprint in 2.6 seconds
By November 19, 2013 Read More →

Porsche 918 Spyder makes the sprint in 2.6 seconds

Porsche have made the last minute adjustments to the Porsche 918 Spyder just before the car deliveries begin. As a result, the Porsche 918 Spyder is even faster. With the weight-optimised Weissach package fitted, the vehicle now accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in just 2.6 seconds (-0.2 seconds), from zero to 200 km/h in 7.2 seconds (-0.5 seconds), and passes the 300 km/h mark after 19.9 seconds (-2.1 seconds).

Porsche Panamera Turbo S provides 570 bhp
By November 4, 2013 Read More →

Porsche Panamera Turbo S provides 570 bhp

The new Porsche Panamera Turbo S is the fastest and most powerful Panamera model with a power output of 570 bhp and a top speed of 310 km/h. A 50 bhp increase in power compared to the Porsche Panamera Turbo engine has been achieved through specific revision work on a number of components.

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Luxurious features of the Porsche Panamera Turbo S
By November 4, 2013 Read More →

Luxurious features of the Porsche Panamera Turbo S

The new Porsche Panamera Turbo S is the fastest and most powerful Panamera model. If you choose the Executive version, it will also be the most luxurious. For the first time ever, an Executive version of the Panamera Turbo S is available with a wheelbase that has been extended by 15 centimetres.

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Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet
By September 24, 2013 Read More →

Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet

The new Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet and Porsche 911 Turbo S Cabriolet deliver the same blend of dynamism, performance and efficiency offered by the 911 Turbo Coupe models unveiled a few months ago. The turbocharged 3.8-litre six-cylinder engine delivers 520 bhp (383 kW) in the open-top 911 Turbo and 560 bhp (412 kW) in the S model. The cars accelerate from zero to 100 km/h in 3.5 and 3.2 seconds respectively, reaching a top speed of up to 318 km/h. And all this while achieving fuel consumption of 9.9 l/100 km (equivalent to 231 g/km CO2). When compared against the respective predecessor models, the new vehicles deliver 30 bhp more power and are 0.2 seconds faster in terms of their standard acceleration. They are also up to 15% more efficient.

Porsche Panamera Diesel delivers now 300bhp
By September 15, 2013 Read More →

Porsche Panamera Diesel delivers now 300bhp

Porsche has made the Panamera Diesel even more attractive with a completely new 300 bhp engine and dynamic performance package. The power output of the 3-litre V6 diesel has been increased by 50 bhp, equivalent to a considerable 20% increase in performance compared to the predecessor model. As a result, the acceleration time has been reduced by eight-tenths of a second, meaning that the new model goes from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.0 seconds, while the top speed has increased to 259 km/h compared to the 244 km/h achieved by the previous model.

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Porsche 918 Spyder goes around Nurburgring in under seven minutes
By September 12, 2013 Read More →

Porsche 918 Spyder goes around Nurburgring in under seven minutes

The Porsche 918 Spyder has lapped the 20.6-kilometre Nürburgring Nordschleife in less than seven minutes. Achieving a time of exactly six minutes and 57 seconds, the super sportscar equipped with a hybrid drive shaved 14 seconds off the previous record. The record, which was previously held for four years, was even broken during the first attempt in the test drive on the morning of September 4. All three drivers – Former European Rally Champion Walter Röhrl, Porsche test driver Timo Kluck and Porsche factory driver Marc Lieb – were quicker than the existing record with each lap driving the two 918 Spyder models used, and posted lap times of less than seven minutes on numerous occasions.

Porsche 918 Spyder makes its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show
By September 3, 2013 Read More →

Porsche 918 Spyder makes its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show

Porsche 918 Spyder is celebrating its debut at this year’s International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt. The Porsche 918 Spyder is taking on a pioneering role similar to that of the 911 when it was unveiled at the IAA fifty years ago. To mark this anniversary, Porsche is presenting the “50 years 911” limited edition model. Based on the 911 Carrera S platform, this special model combines traditional 911 features with state-of-the-art technology. Porsche is completing its sportscar line-up with the new 911 Turbo, which is being presented to the public for the first time at the major trade show in Frankfurt. In addition, the new Porsche Panamera is demonstrating the unique coverage of the Porsche range of models.

New Michelin tyres for Porsche Carrera GT
By August 20, 2013 Read More →

New Michelin tyres for Porsche Carrera GT

Porsche has developed a new tyre for the Carrera GT in partnership with tyre manufacturer Michelin. The new tyre once again noticeably enhances the handling of the super sportscar built between 2003 and 2006. The new Michelin Pilot Super Sport tyre, which now replaces the current Pilot Sport PS2 tyre on the Carrera GT, brings together the findings of ten years’ worth of tyre development to give drivers of the Carrera GT noticeably improved handling, even faster lap times and a more harmonious driving experience overall.

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Porsche Martini Racing beach towel
By July 30, 2013 Read More →

Porsche Martini Racing beach towel

Now Porsche drivers can go to the beach with the towel in famous Porsche Martini Racing colours. Made from 100% cotton. Dimensions 6.5 x 3.2 ft.

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Porsche 911 50th Anniversary Edition
By June 4, 2013 Read More →

Porsche 911 50th Anniversary Edition

Porsche is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 911 at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt with a special anniversary model based on the 911 Carrera S. Like the original 911, the 911 50th Anniversary Edition is a coupé with a flat-six rear engine and rear wheel drive.

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