Tag: Porsche

50 Years Ago The NHTSA Tried To Make America’s Cars Ugly, But Cars Fought Back

Governments and their agencies love making life hard for automakers in the name of supposedly making life better for the rest of us. There are rules about sound and exhaust emissions, and, of course, laws about safety. And to keep engineers on their toes, those regulations are constantly changing. From this year any new car […]

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Place Your BaTs: How High Will This 7.5k Mile 1979 Porsche 930 Turbo Go?

Few Porsche models are more iconic than a 1979 930 Turbo and one particularly clean, low-mileage example is currently up for grabs. This particular 930 Turbo was purchased new by the current owner from Steve Taub Porsche Audi in California and is offered on dealer consignment with partial service records, owner’s manuals, a tool kit, […]

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Porsche Vision GT Spyder Is A Sexy Roofless Single-Seater For Gran Turismo 7

Porsche is known for offering open-top versions of their sportscars and hypercars, so why not do the same for digital-only concepts? Thus, the company unveiled the Porsche Vision GT Spyder as a follow-up to the futuristic concept from last year, making it available to the Gran Turismo 7 video game on the latest PlayStation consoles. Porsche […]

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How Does The Ferrari Purosangue Stack Up Against Rivals From Aston Martin, Bentley, Lamborghini And More?

The 2023 Ferrari Purosangue, the company’s first crossover, is a hit, and that’s before anyone outside the company has even had a chance to get behind the wheel to find out how good – and how Ferrari – it really is. Ferrari is limiting production to just a couple of thousand cars per year and […]

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Almost 200,000 Porsche Models Need Minor Headlight Repairs

A recall has been issued for more than 193,000 Porsche models that have an issue with their headlights. The German car manufacturer has revealed that the horizontal adjustment mechanism of the headlights is not covered by a sealing cap. While this isn’t a major issue, Porsche notes it is possible that someone could inadvertently adjust […]

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Porsche Wants 911 Owners To Use This Roof Tent For Their Adventures

If you own a Porsche and are an adventurous spirit, a newly-launched roof tent from Porsche Tequipment could prove to be the perfect accessory. The tent has been designed to fit the 911, Macan, Cayenne, Panamera, and Taycan and features two side windows and a roof window as standard. In its fully extended position, the […]

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Porsche 930 Turbo Is This Year’s Winner Of Porsche Classic U.S. Restoration Challenge

Florida’s Champion Porsche and its K5 Dark Blue 1989 911 Turbo have been selected as the winners of the 2022 Porsche Classic Restoration Challenge. Brought back to its original spec, this was the dealership’s first time ever entering the competition. “We saw some of the restorations from the previous year and knew that we had […]

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An All-Electric Porsche Panamera Is In The Works, As Is A Second-Gen Taycan

Porsche is developing two new electric sedans in the form of an electric Panamera and a second-generation Taycan. It is understood that the two models will be based on the VW Group’s Scalable Systems Platform (SSP). This platform will be tweaked for use in the new models with reports suggesting that Porsche wants a low […]

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In A Battle Of Porsche’s Range-Topping GT Models, Which Is The Better Pick?

When Porsche makes a GT version of one of their vehicles, you already know something special is going to be in store. But just how good are the two best Porsche GT models on sale right now? And how do they compare to one another? Everyday Driver attempts to answer that in their latest video, […]

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Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder RS Looks To Become Most Thrilling Droptop This Side Of A Supercar

The long-awaited Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder RS is inching closer to reality and was recently filmed lapping the Nurburgring Nordschleife at impressive speeds. As you may have guessed from its name, the Boxster Spyder RS will serve as the convertible alternative to the 718 Cayman GT4 RS and sit at the top of the Boxster […]

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Facelifted 2024 Porsche 911 GT3 To Bring Mild Revisions Including Full Digital Instrument Panel

We’ve caught another glimpse of the updated 2024 Porsche 911 GT3, this time doing the test rounds at the Nurburgring Nordschleife. You can check out the new photos in the gallery below. (Updated 8/31/2022). The 992-generation Porsche 911 GT3 certainly isn’t in need of a refresh but that hasn’t stopped Porsche from starting development of […]

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Facelifted Porsche Cayenne Ditches Nearly All Disguise As A Debut Seems Imminent

Porsche has been testing lightly camouflaged Cayenne prototypes for months and now the disguise is all but gone. As a result, we’re getting our best look at the facelifted crossover and crossover coupe that are expected to be introduced later this year. While the exact timing remains a mystery, it’s clear the updates will be […]

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These Are The Internet’s Most Searched Performance Cars

The Audi R8 is the most searched supercar, a new study from a British insurance comparison site has revealed. Eager to discover what were the most popular performance cars on the planet, Confused.com analyzed Google search data over the last 12 months. What it discovered was that the Audi R8 has been searched 22.53 million […]

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2023 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Configurator Goes Live, Show Us How You’d Spec Stuttgart’s Latest Track Weapon

Porsche’s newest 911 GT3 RS looks to embody the “race car for the road” philosophy more than ever before, and now, you can customize one for yourself on the official configurator. We decided to spec our car in a paint-to-sample Yachting Blue with forged magnesium wheels in silver. Along with those wheels comes the necessary […]

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Porsches And Bentleys Are Piling Up At Finland’s Helsinki Airport As Russians Bypass Flight Ban

Expensive luxury cars including Porsches and Bentleys have become a staple feature at Finland’s Helsinki airport parking garage as rich Russians look for ways to avoid EU restrictions on travel from Russia. One of the European Union’s responses to the attack on Ukraine was to ban Russian aircraft from entering European airspace, a move that […]

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Fun Police Strike Again As Authorities Seize Porsche Panamera For Being Too Loud

The Dodge Charger Daytona SRT concept has a Fratzonic chambered exhaust that screams at up to 126 decibels, but that would likely have German police crying foul as they recently seized this Porsche Panamera for reaching a more modest 104 decibels. In a Facebook post and press release, the Polizei NRW Gelsenkirchen said they noticed […]

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