Hardly any of them forego the chance to test drive a Porsche to round off the day after completing 18 demanding holes. The passion bonds men – like Graeme McDowell (Northern Ireland) and Peter Hanson (Sweden). The two live in USA and are neighbours. They were also teammates on the 2010 and 2012 Ryder Cup teams that beat USA. Both are Porsche fans and Hansen races cars every now and again.
In Bad Griesbach, the duo went on a tour in a 911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet. That the two of them really enjoyed themselves can be clearly seen in the video above. “Great roads, great cars – a fantastic experience,” raved Graeme McDowell.
911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet: Combined fuel consumption: 10,0 – 9,2 l/100 km; CO2 emissions: 235 - 214 g/km
The Porsche European Open has been a popular port of call for the biggest names in golf ever since the first staging in 2015.