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Blue Wonder: Alois Ruf and the sixth 901 ever built

As a teenager, Alois Ruf sees an early predecessor of the Porsche 911 on the autobahn, which ultimately ignites a lifelong passion. And what sounds like fiction is, in fact, actually true: around 50 years later, he discovers the car in Enamel Blue in his own garage.

Air and water unites the US Porsche community
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Air and water unites the US Porsche community

Ex-works racer Patrick Long has given the latest Luftgekühlt event an inclusive modern twist with the launch of Air | Water – a day dedicated to models from across the 75-year history of Porsche.

75 Years of Porsche Dreamers: Sarah Todd
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75 Years of Porsche Dreamers: Sarah Todd

The dreams of great visionaries like Ferry Porsche have always moved us forward. They have the power to change the world. Here are their stories, their passions, and their drive.

The Original Frame
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The Original Frame

The first Porsche 356 were manufactured by hand. A massive framework of ash wood served as inspiration for the iconic form.

More luxury, more performance: Porsche presents the new Cayenne
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More luxury, more performance: Porsche presents the new Cayenne

Porsche has fundamentally overhauled the third generation of the Cayenne with comprehensive changes to the powertrain, chassis, design and equipment. This has further extended not only on-road and off-road performance, but also luxurious everyday comfort.

75 Years of Porsche Dreamers: Jack Vanzet
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75 Years of Porsche Dreamers: Jack Vanzet

The dreams of great visionaries like Ferry Porsche have always moved us forward. They have the power to change the world. Here are their stories, their passions, and their drive.

Ready, player one? Taycan Arcade is now here
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Ready, player one? Taycan Arcade is now here

Porsche’s pioneering all-electric Taycan sportscar has driven back to the future and into a 2D digital world to celebrate a fellow technology leader’s 50th birthday.

Out of the box: photography by René Staud
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Out of the box: photography by René Staud

There’s hardly a Porsche model left that hasn’t been photographed by René Staud, whose studio in the German town of Leonberg is the catwalk of the car industry.

Porsche fields three works-963 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans
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Porsche fields three works-963 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The Porsche Penske Motorsport works team tackles the 24 Hours of Le Mans with three Porsche 963. Together with the two hypercar vehicles from the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the squad will also compete with a hybrid prototype from the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Level up with the Porsche Track Experience
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Level up with the Porsche Track Experience

Porsche sports cars are designed and engineered to make driving exceptional and memorable. The Porsche Track Experience activates this enjoyment to the full.

Wild performance: Mark Webber drives Tasmania
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Wild performance: Mark Webber drives Tasmania

From the racetrack at the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix to rugged Tasmania: motor racing champion and Porsche Brand Ambassador Mark Webber knows how to put a sportscar to the test. Mark drives the Taycan Cross Turismo and shares his passion for Porsche electric innovation on some of Australia’s best driving roads.

Peak performer: Matt Campbell
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Peak performer: Matt Campbell

Having worked his way to the top of Porsche’s Motorsport Pyramid, Australia’s Matt Campbell is now on the road to creating history with the new Porsche 963 LMDh.

eFuel for thought
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eFuel for thought

Behind the scenes at the opening of the Haru Oni eFuels pilot plant.

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"Joining Formula E was the best decision of my life"

The Hyderabad E-Prix in India on Saturday marks the 100th Formula E race for António Félix da Costa. In an interview, the Porsche works driver from Portugal talks about his series debut in Malaysia in 2014, his most memorable victories and the rapid development and bright future of the world’s first electric racing series.

Testing of the new Porsche Cayenne reaches the home straight
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Testing of the new Porsche Cayenne reaches the home straight

Porsche is meticulously preparing the new Cayenne for its launch. Until then, the prototypes and pre-production vehicles are being subjected to challenging endurance tests to ensure that they meet Porsche's high quality standards.

Porsche aims to continue its winning streak at the inaugural Indian E-Prix
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Porsche aims to continue its winning streak at the inaugural Indian E-Prix

The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship is gathering momentum: With the Hyderabad E-Prix on 11 February, the innovative electric racing series celebrates its maiden outing in India. After a successful start to the season with two victories in Diriyah, the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team heads to this premiere feeling very confident.

Can the 911 Dakar stand up to a rally legend?
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Can the 911 Dakar stand up to a rally legend?

Two-time world rally champion Walter Röhrl has been under contract with Porsche since 1993, initially as a test and development driver and now as a brand ambassador. The 75-year-old talks about the ‘Rallye’ driving mode, the advantages of all-wheel drive and his wife’s thoughts on the new 911 Dakar.

IMSA: Disappointing race debut for the new Porsche 963 at Daytona
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IMSA: Disappointing race debut for the new Porsche 963 at Daytona

Major setbacks hampered the two Porsche 963 fielded by the Porsche Penske Motorsport factory squad at the 61st edition of the 24 Hours of Daytona. In the GTD category, the new Porsche 911 GT3 R had almost no chance due to an unfavourable Balance of Performance classification.

Two wins for Pascal Wehrlein and Porsche at the Formula E weekend in Diriyah
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Two wins for Pascal Wehrlein and Porsche at the Formula E weekend in Diriyah

Porsche has celebrated an outstanding weekend in Formula E: after his victory on Friday Pascal Wehrlein (GER) won the second night race at the Diriyah E-Prix, at the wheel of the new Porsche 99X Electric Gen3. Thanks to this double victory in Saudi Arabia, he takes the lead in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.

Seventy five years of Porsche sports cars
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Seventy five years of Porsche sports cars

In 1948, Ferry Porsche realised his dream of a sports car: with his team, he produced the Porsche 356 ‘No. 1’ Roadster. It marked the birth of a legendary brand and laid the foundation for an exemplary success story, for the Porsche legend.

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Seventy five years of Porsche sports cars

Seventy five years of Porsche sports cars

In 1948, Ferry Porsche realised his dream of a sports car: with his team, he produced the Porsche 356 ‘No. 1’ Roadster. It marked the birth of a legendary brand and laid the foundation for an exemplary success story, for the Porsche legend.

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Planning a five-star vacation? Want in on the latest in fitness and style? Or perhaps you are looking for inspiration from women at the peak of their lives. Whatever you seek in the world of luxury, woman with drive will show you the way.

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    *All events on the revised calendar are subject to change. Both Porsche Cars Australia and Supercars will ensure that all events are compliant with appropriate State, Territory and Federal regulations as they continue to be updated in response to COVID-19 and otherwise. The stringent guidelines developed by Supercars for each event are based on expert medical advice and the advice of their Australian Government partners (as well as Motorsport Australia) to prioritise the safety and wellbeing of all teams, drivers and officials.

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High-voltage batteries on the test bench

High-voltage batteries on the test bench

Porsche Engineering uses state-of-the-art testing procedures for the development of electric drives, which include both real-life tests and tests conducted in a virtual environment. Their use can significantly shorten the development time and reduce the number of test vehicles needed.

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Team talk

More than 30,000 people work for Porsche, all from different backgrounds and each with a different job to do. No matter what the role – engineer, HR specialist, programmer – each member of the team has the same goal: to continue the path that company founder Ferry Porsche took decades ago, with passion and pioneering spirit. Here, the men and women of Porsche give a behind-the-scenes glimpse of their work, from their own unique perspective, as well as the lowdown on current developments.

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Interview with Porsche Brand Affiliate Kate Reid

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Porsche fields three works-963 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

Porsche fields three works-963 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The Porsche Penske Motorsport works team tackles the 24 Hours of Le Mans with three Porsche 963. Together with the two hypercar vehicles from the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the squad will also compete with a hybrid prototype from the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Peak performer: Matt Campbell

Peak performer: Matt Campbell

Having worked his way to the top of Porsche’s Motorsport Pyramid, Australia’s Matt Campbell is now on the road to creating history with the new Porsche 963 LMDh.

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The Porsche crest: birth of a quality seal

The Porsche crest: birth of a quality seal

Today, the Porsche crest is one of the most popular trademarks in the world. Since 1952, it has adorned every sports car from Zuffenhausen. But how did the idea for it come about? The traces lead back to New York City in the early 1950s.

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2024 Porsche Cayenne Enhances the SUV Recipe

The sportiest offerings, the Cayenne S and the Turbo GT, get even tastier this year.
Cayenne S: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 13.4 – 12.4 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 303 – 282 g/km
Cayenne S Coupé: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 13.4 – 12.5 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 304 – 284 g/km

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The Most Desirable 911 Today? Chris Harris Reviews The Porsche 911 Dakar

Capable of handling all terrains and scenarios, Chris Harris takes the Porsche 911 Dakar for a drive around Lydden Hill Circuit in Kent. Testing the car both on tarmac and on gravel, the true capabilities of the car get put to the test. Is this the coolest variant of the 911?
911 Dakar: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 11.3 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 256 g/km

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Driving Porsche's Future eFuel: Can It Keep Combustion Engines Running?

Driving a Panamera carbon-neutrally (almost) through pristine Patagonia on green gasoline produced at the Haru Oni eFuels plant in far-southern Chile.
Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 2.9 – 2.7 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 66 – 62 g/km, Electric power consumption* combined (WLTP) 24.6 – 24.0 kWh/100 km, Electric range* combined (WLTP) 48 – 50 km, Electric range* in town (WLTP) 49 – 50 km

How We’d Spec It: 2023 Porsche 911 Dakar

We design three different versions of the off-road-oriented 911 sports car, which celebrates Porsche’s history in the grueling Dakar rally.
911 Dakar: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 11.3 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 256 g/km

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2022 Porsche 911 GT3 Road Test

You've heard it was great. It is great. The 911 GT3 is exactly the hero you expect it to be.
911 GT3: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 13.0 – 12.9 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 294 – 293 g/km

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Emma Raducanu experiences the 911 GT3 on the race track at Brands Hatch

Emma Raducanu experiences the 911 GT3 on the race track at Brands Hatch

With a typical speed of serve of more than 100 mph, Emma Raducanu is no stranger to power, speed, and agility. The Grand Slam winner and British No 1 recently took a break from her athletic training schedule to explore her other passion, when she took the wheel of a 198 mph Porsche 911 GT3 at Brands Hatch, to the southeast of London, England.

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Episode 13 - DNA

The 718 Spyder and the Cayman GT4 are ready for Dario and Marino Franchitti, a vision way back: the Porsche for four, Development of the Panamera, 356/2 Gmünd Cabriolet, Cruising the Blue Zone in the new 911 Speedster - in 9:11 Magazine.

Motor racing genes

The 718 Spyder and Cayman GT4 are ready for Dario and Mario Franchitti. They have had a close association with Porsche and motor racing since their childhood. They now go back to their roots at the Knockhill Racing Circuit in Scotland.

The Type 989

Four people in a Porsche – this vision already existed in the 1950s. A highly promising development in this direction: the Type 989 from 1988. A thoroughbred sports car with the DNA of the 911.

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Showroom: Porsche Vision 357

For its 75th birthday, Porsche is giving itself a present: the Porsche Vision 357. The design study pays homage to the first vehicle bearing the Porsche name, the 356 “No. 1” Roadster.

Brand Moments

75 years of Porsche sports cars: a pictorial journey through eight decades – with eight witnesses for whom tradition always also meant a new start.

Blue Wonder

As a teenager, Alois Ruf sees an early predecessor of the Porsche 911 on the autobahn, which ultimately ignites a lifelong passion. Around 50 years later, he discovers the car in Enamel Blue in his own garage.

A Place of Dreams

Designer is his dream job, Porsche his dream car brand. Krithin Paul Pereira expresses that on paper with vivid sketches of Porsche vehicles – despite his physical limitations.

Daredevil

The 911 Dakar can navigate terrains of all kinds, offering a unique option for sports car drivers in search of adventure both on and off the paved road. An irresistible temptation for professional rally drivers and more.

“Dreams Are Our Biggest Driving Force”

29 September 2022 is a historic day for the sports car manufacturer from Zuffenhausen: Porsche is going public. In this Christophorus interview, CEO Oliver Blume and CFO Lutz Meschke provide insights into the future of the brand.

Icons of Tomorrow

Numerous technical details were specially developed for it: the Porsche 963. And so this top player of the coming LMDh season is like a finger pointing from the future.

Birth of a Quality Seal

Today, the Porsche crest is one of the most popular trademarks in the world. Since 1952, it has adorned every sports car from Zuffenhausen. But how did the idea for it come about? The traces lead back to New York City in the early 1950s.

Less Is More

A conversation with his grandfather led to a plan to collect all of the air-cooled RS models. Today his garage is like a museum.

Beyond Silence

Arndt-Helge Grap once wanted to be a music teacher. Now his company Radiopark develops soundscapes for businesses. Globally, around the clock, and tailored to the specific brand experience.

The Racing Line Through the Alps

How does it feel to navigate Europe’s most extreme mountain passes in the slipstream of a dozen cup pilots? The mountain scenery is breathtaking during the first Passion Drive, a new Porsche event format.

A Cayenne for Any Situation

The Cayenne is turning 20 and its influence has been great: helping to define the brand as well as combining comfort and off-road qualities with sportiness. As an all-arounder, it has also been met with enthusiasm by our customers.

Call of the Wind

Kitesurfing is both an extreme sport and a source of energy. Nowhere in Europe can it be experienced as intensively as in Tarifa in Spain. An encounter with the wind and the waves – and two superstars of the international kitesurfing scene.

Hidden Treasures

Archaeological exhibits and architectural finesse – the parking garage by Zurich’s opera house is a modern museum – but also tells a story that is more than 5,000 years old. We join the car park attendant on the night shift in his underground workplace.

The Art in His Head

He is both a neurosurgeon and an artist, but the Korean Ha Yoon above all combines the two. The result of his creativity is mind maps – in the true meaning of the word. Images from the depths of our conscious minds.

Welcome to the Club

The most recent project of the largest Porsche Club in the world was the result of intercontinental exchange: it is a one-off composition of choice ingredients from different generations of the Porsche 911.

Number 5006 Is Alive

The car was considered lost without a trace for almost 60 years until a mysterious call was received. Two collectors had come across the oldest Porsche 356 produced in Germany to still exist. And how they salvaged it is a story fit for the big screen.

Sense of Time

The paths of Porsche and TAG Heuer have been crossing for over half a century. A shared culture connects the companies. CEO Frédéric Arnault transfers values into the present and future.

“I’m Extremely Sensitive”

Because he’s turned off by all of the attention, he once even avoided the third World Rally Championship. Nonetheless, we’d like to take this opportunity to wish him happy birthday – he turns 75 on March 7. In Leipzig, a city that’s special to him.