6,734 metres above sea level – no car has ever gone higher. On 2 December, racing driver Romain Dumas set a new world record at the peak of the west ridge of the Ojos del Salado volcano in Chile, piloting a significantly modified Porsche 911 running on eFuels.
Smartphones have shorter development and update cycles for their software than vehicles do. To ensure that both ecosystems nevertheless work together for new vehicle-related app functions, Porsche Engineering uses the agile software development method. This ensures that a wide variety of smartphones are compatible with the vehicle in all sorts of conditions.
Porsche revamps the Panamera: the third generation of the sporting luxury sedan is characterised by a wider range of digital features, a fresh and expressive design and a broader spectrum between dynamic performance and driving comfort.
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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.
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.
To celebrate the Belgian maestro's 75th birthday, and his invaluable contribution to Porsche's sporting success through the Seventies and Eighties, the decision was taken to create a limited edition 911 in Jacky Ickx's honour.
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.
A beautiful new Panamera Turbo E-Hybrid. Panamera Turbo E-Hybrid: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 1.7 – 1.2 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 38 – 26 g/km, Electric power consumption* combined (WLTP) 29.9 – 27.5 kWh/100 km, Electric range* combined (WLTP) 76 – 91 km, Electric range* in town (WLTP) 83 – 93 km
The third-generation Porsche Panamera sedan sees a significant overhaul with a lot of promise. Panamera: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 10.5 – 9.6 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 239 – 219 g/km Panamera 4: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 11.2 – 10.1 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 253 – 230 g/km Panamera Turbo E-Hybrid: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 1.7 – 1.2 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 38 – 26 g/km, Electric power consumption* combined (WLTP) 29.9 – 27.5 kWh/100 km, Electric range* combined (WLTP) 76 – 91 km, Electric range* in town (WLTP) 83 – 93 km
The 2024 Porsche Cayenne Turbo E-Hybrid is the hippopotamus of high-performance mid-size luxury SUVs. It's big and heavy, incredibly powerful, and shockingly quick. Cayenne Turbo E-Hybrid SUV: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 2.0 – 1.7 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 45 – 39 g/km, Electric power consumption* combined (WLTP) 31.7 – 29.9 kWh/100 km, Electric range* combined (WLTP) 70 – 73 km, Electric range* in town (WLTP) 76 – 82 km
The year 2023 marks a significant milestone for Porsche, as the company celebrates its 75th anniversary. Coinciding with this occasion, the Frankfurt Book Fair is also celebrating its 75th edition, making it the perfect platform for the automaker to showcase its rich history through a series of captivating book releases.
The pair of bespoke Porsches are a collab with Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer, are based on the new Cayman GT4 RS, and pay tribute to the Carrera Panamericana rally race in Mexico. 718 Cayman GT4 RS: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 13.2 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 299 g/km
Electric vehicles (EVs) have come a long way, and Porsche's recent feat with the Taycan Cross Turismo in Tibet is a testament to their capabilities. In a rugged adventure, the raised electric wagon achieved a Guinness World Record for the greatest altitude change by an electric car. Taycan 4 Cross Turismo: Electric power consumption* combined (WLTP) 24.8 – 21.4 kWh/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 0 g/km, Electric range* combined (WLTP) 416 – 488 km, Electric range* in town (WLTP) 518 – 597 km
The new plug-in-hybrid Turbo is the most powerful Cayenne, with a combined 729 horsepower and 700 pound-feet of torque. Cayenne Turbo E-Hybrid models: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 2.0 – 1.7 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 45 – 39 g/km, Electric power consumption* combined (WLTP) 31.8 – 29.9 kWh/100 km, Electric range* combined (WLTP) 70 – 73 km, Electric range* in town (WLTP) 76 – 82 km
The new Spyder RS might be the finest roadster Porsche will ever build. There's more to life than a lap time. And the 2024 Porsche 718 Spyder RS emphatically proves the point. 718 Spyder RS: Fuel consumption* combined (WLTP) 13.0 l/100 km, CO₂ emissions* combined (WLTP) 294 g/km
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.
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.
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.
Porsche Cars Australia has celebrated cutting-edge design, sustainability and innovation alongside Australia’s fashion industry leaders as the Official Automotive Partner of Afterpay Australian Fashion Week 2023.
Christophorus met Sebastian Mertke, Manager of Global Community Management at Porsche, on the sidelines of the Rennsport Reunion. In his interview, he spoke about the values and ideals of the world’s biggest automotive community as well as unique experiences with the Zuffenhausen-based sports car brand.
What makes the Porsche brand so legendary? What inspires people to continue keeping it young and full of life 75 years later? And how does this emotional, often lifelong bond with the Zuffenhausen sports cars come about? A very personal declaration of love to Porsche and its global community.
When tradition and innovation combine to create something new: the Porsche sports car brand celebrates its 75th anniversary with the vision of a futuristic hypercar. Christophorus provides an exclusive look at development.
When it comes to sustainable mobility, Porsche thinks far beyond the automobile. Working with the Frauscher shipyard, the sports car manufacturer developed the Frauscher × Porsche 850 Fantom Air, an innovative electric sports boat that has the potential to revolutionize an entire industry.
At just 30 years of age, she’s a member of the jury of the prestigious Concorso d’Eleganza competition, and her expertise in classic cars is in high demand the world over. Engineer Laura Kukuk marches to the beat of her own drum in the traditional automotive scene.
Barbara Frenkel kicked off a new era for Porsche when she opened the Haru Oni pilot facility for the production of sustainable eFuels with international partners in Punta Arenas, Chile, in December 2022.
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.
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.
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.
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.