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World premiere of the Porsche Taycan: Sports car, sustainably redesigned

Puristic design and fully-electric drive Toronto/Berlin/Fuzhou. Porsche presented its first fully-electric sports car to the pub- lic today with a spectacular world premiere held simultaneously on three continents. "The Taycan links our heritage to the future. It carries forward the success story of our brand – a brand that has fascinated and thrilled people the world over for more than 70 years," said Oliver Blume, Chairman of the Executive Board of Porsche AG, who opened the world premiere in Berlin: "This day marks the start of a new era." The four-door sports saloon is a unique package, offering typical [...]

Porsche Macan Turbo Returns for 2020 Model Year with Improved Performance

Revised Powertrain and Chassis Offer Improved Acceleration and Braking Atlanta, Georgia. The Porsche Macan Turbo returns for the 2020 model year with quicker acceleration, a higher top track speed and improved braking ability over the preceding Macan Turbo model. A 2.9-liter twin-turbo V6 engine generates 434 hp (324 kW) from 5,700 rpm to 6,600 rpm and 405 lb-ft (550 Nm) of torque from 1,800 rpm to 5,600 rpm, enabling a 0-60 mph sprint of 4.3 seconds, or 4.1 seconds with the optional Sport Chrono package. In both cases, the acceleration figure represents a 0.3-second improvement versus the predecessor model [...]

Typically Porsche

Digital, clear, sustainable: the interior of the new Porsche Taycan Atlanta, Georgia. Porsche is entering a new era with the new Taycan and the brand’s first all-electric sports car is setting standards in interior design. Classic design features have been reinterpreted and brought into the digital age. “Less is more applies here, too,” explains Ivo van Hulten, Director Interior Design Style Porsche at Porsche AG. “The Taycan interior combines design elements typical for the brand with a new type of user experience, and impresses with its simple elegance.” Porsche will present the Taycan to a worldwide audience in September [...]

Porsche Taycan adds Apple Music built-in

Stuttgart. Porsche has teamed up with Apple Music to create the first fully integrated music streaming experience inside the much-anticipated Porsche Taycan, the first fully electric Porsche vehicle launching in September. From the touchscreen display in the Porsche Advanced Cockpit, Apple Music subscribers can stream over 50 million songs ad-free, thousands of curated playlists, and the Beats 1 global livestream with three- year complimentary in-car internet data. This is the first-ever full integration of Apple Music in any vehicle. “Porsche and Apple Music fit perfectly – we share common values, and the same re- lentless attitude to user experience, [...]

CATCH THE RAINBOW ASSORTMENT AND WIN – A ‘BEHIND THE SCENES’ TOUR OF SINGER VEHICLE DESIGN AND PETROLICIOUS PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Monterey Car Week Competition to Highlight Singer 10-Year Celebration with More than 25 Owner Restorations to be Found Throughout the Monterey Peninsula MONTEREY, Calif., August 13, 2019 – As globally renowned, boutique restoration and design house Singer Vehicle Design heads to the annual Monterey Car Week in celebration of the brand’s 10th anniversary, more than 25 distinct Porsche 911 vehicles restored by Singer will be embarking on the Monterey Peninsula as well. Throughout the entire week, Singer will team with Petrolicious, the leading automotive lifestyle brand providing world class short films and tasteful editorial around the world's finest classic [...]

Strong addition: The 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera and 911 Carrera Cabriolet

379 hp 911 Carrera models debut starting at $97,400 Atlanta, Georgia. Porsche is expanding the model range of the new 911. Following the introduction of the 911 Carrera S and 4S models, the new standard 911 Carrera and 911 Carrera Cabriolet complement the line-up. Like the 2020 911 Carrera S and 4S models, the new 911 Carrera and 911 Carrera Cabriolet are powered by a twin-turbo 3.0-liter flat six engine. In the 911 Carrera models, it is fitted with model-specific turbochargers, developing 379 hp at 6,500 rpm (nine horsepower more than the previous 911 Carrera models) and 331 lb.-ft. [...]

Hungry for every curve and optimised for the racetrack

The 718 family welcomes new members: with the new 718 Spyder and the 718 Cayman GT4, Porsche introduces two particularly emotional and powerful top models to claim top spot in the model series.Their pure character will appeal to sports car enthusiasts who delight in unadulterated driving pleasure and appreciate a high level of agility and an almost intimate proximity to the centre of power. The perfectly balanced mid-engine concept offers all this. For the first time ever, the 718 Spyder and the 718 Cayman GT4 share a technical base. This includes the newly developed four-litre six-cylinder naturally aspirated engine, together [...]

The history of the Speedster Models – from 1952 up to today

Porsche Speedster: driving pleasure for more than six decades Stuttgart. Open-top driving pleasure combined with outstanding driving dynamics: Speedster variants have been part of the Porsche company history since 1952. They combine open-top driving pleasure with outstanding driving dynamics. The forefather of all these models is the 356 America Roadster. Its aluminium body was manufactured by hand at Erich Heuer Karosseriefabrik in Ullersricht near Weiden in Upper Palatinate, Germany. Thanks to its expensive lightweight body, it weighed 160 kilograms less than the 356 Coupé and its top speed of 180 km/h from its 70 PS four-cylinder boxer engine was [...]

2019 Porsche 911 Speedster available to order

Limited to 1,948 units worldwide, the 911 Speedster honors 70 years of Porsche sports cars Atlanta. Last year, Porsche celebrated its 70th anniversary of building sports cars by showing two 911 Speedster Concept vehicles to the public. Now, the production version —the last of the 991.2 series 911 GT cars to be produced by Porsche — is available for order. Powered by a naturally aspirated, motorsport-based 4.0-liter flat-six engine that develops 502 horsepower and 346 lb-ft of torque, the 2019 911 Speedster can sprint from zero to 60 mph in as little as 3.8 seconds, with a top track [...]

2019 Porsche 911 Speedster celebrates North American premiere in New York

Limited to 1,948 units worldwide, the 911 Speedster honors 70 years of Porsche sports cars Atlanta. Last year, Porsche celebrated its 70th anniversary of building sports cars by showing two 911 Speedster Concept vehicles to the public. Now, the production version is celebrating its North American debut in New York. Powered by a naturally-aspirated 4.0 liter flat-six engine capable of up to 9,000 rpm that is also used in the current 911 GT3 and 911 GT3 RS models, the 2019 911 Speedster develops 502 horsepower and 346 lb- ft of torque, accompanied by a highly emotional, racing inspired soundtrack. [...]