Articles about Porsche

Two bubble-backed 911 specials with shared DNA but different attitudes
“You would rather dance with the car than drive it”
This is the new Porsche Cayman GT4. Of course, it's now got '718' in its name, because when Porsche facelifted its mid-engined two-seater and dropped in a controversial four-cylinder turbo engine, it added the '718' bit to pay
That’s more like it
Ever since the Boxster and the Cayman traded their flat-sixes for four-pots, roughly everyone with functioning ears has clamored for a return to the proper cylinder count. Here in TG Towers, we've been particularly clamorous, even using phrases like "
Did Toyota build a better sports car?
Something unusual happened on the launch of the Toyota Supra in Spain a few weeks back. Tetsuya Tada, the Supra's chief engineer, openly expressed his admiration for Porsche. This doesn't happen. Representatives from one company scrupulously avoid talking about another'
It comes with a five-speed manual gearbox
We met Emory Motorsports a few months ago, and immediately fell slightly in love with the idea of restomod Porsches that aren't 911s.With its new 356 RSR, we're head over heels. It's a much more serious piece of
It’s a ‘very complete machine’
This is the grandchild of the original Cayenne, which famously transformed Porsche's fortunes when it elbowed into showrooms in 2002.It's taken some people many of the years since to get used to the idea of a Porsche SUV, but
A prototype built in 2015 that never made it to production
Car companies are always building stuff we never see. Concepts don't get signed off, and experimental engineering prototypes get sent to the crusher or are lost forever in dusty warehouses, never to be seen again. So it's a wondrous, joyous
Than by its stablemate, the LaFerrari
Six years. That's how long it took for Ferrari to equal, and even beat, the mighty LaFerrari's numbers.The new SF90 Stradale has equal total horsepower to the LaFerrari (986hp), but because it uses turbochargers and has more e-motors
Is this the Porsche you've been waiting for?
A totally pointless addition to the automotive landscape. Or the Porsche you've been waiting years for. Which way you swing-and we hardly suspect you dwell in the middle-will depend on how you view the modern phenomenon of the SUV
These retro liveries celebrate Porsche’s motorsports legacy
We have good news if you're one of the lucky 77 people who have their name down for the new, second-generation 935. Porsche has just announced that you can slather the £750k (Around P50.4 million) track-only uber 911
The 991’s last hurrah
Very well spotted. The new 992-generation Porsche 911 may currently be melting our expectations of how well-rounded a sports car can be, but the outgoing 991-gen hasn't quite retired yet. This 911 Speedster is its spectacular send-off-
Completed in 1939, this Type 64 will sell for millions
This, people of the Internet, is genesis. What's considered by many to be the very first and 'most historically significant' Porsche-the third of three and sole surviving Type 64. It's going up for auction in August in Monterey, where
The ‘John Wick’ star loves driving
Picture the scene. It's late. A crime lord is on the phone to his trusted mechanic. "I heard you struck my son," the crime lord says."Yes, sir, I did," comes the reply."And may I ask why?" the crime lord
The engineers found a way
Porsche launched the 911 Speedster this week, effectively a swan song for the old-gen 911 and with the 991.2 GT3's howling 4.0-liter flat-six sitting pride of place in its rump.It's a stupendous engine, revving
These chopped-down, open-air Porsches have existed for over 60 years
It all came about when Porsche's American importer convinced the Germans there was a market for an open, stripped-out model costing less than $3,000. And so in 1954, the 356 Speedster was born. It had the same body as
The asking price: £211,599, or around P14.4 million before taxes
After months of concepts and teasers, the Porsche 911 Speedster is finally here. And it costs £211,599 (around P14.4 million). A whole £100,000 (around P6.78 million) more than the 911 GT3 upon which it's based.And the
To be sold at Sotheby's Villa Erba auction
The Sport Classic is one of the most desirable 911s of modern times. When it was announced in 2010, all 250 build slots were sold in under 48 hours. The ducktail spoiler, Fuchs-style alloys and short-shift manual gearbox gave the
California-based firm Vonnen has beaten Porsche to an electrified 911
If Ferry Porsche's quote of "the last car built on earth will surely be a sports car," then the rear-engined icon is going to have to evolve just like everything else on the road. Porsche itself is readying a hybrid
Only 1,948 roofless GT3s will be built
The 991 generation Porsche 911's last hurrah, the Speedster, has finally been revealed in production-ready form. And in news that should surprise precisely no one, it looks exactly like the 'concept', save for the substitution of those superb retro door
Half a century ago, these technological marvels reset the boundaries of speed
Fifty years ago, the technological needle was moved somewhere it had never been before. On April 9, 1969, the first British-made Concorde began its maiden flight and opened the door to the world of supersonic commercial travel. Back on the ground
Cebu has a vibrant car community
Good news for car fans in the south: PGA Cars recently opened its Service Center in the Queen City of the South in order to support and accommodate its growing Porsche, Audi, Lamborghini, and Bentley customers in Cebu, as well as the
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