Timeless elegance: A quality that defines both Porsche and the North Sea island of Sylt. The perfect place for Hollywood star and race car driver Patrick Dempsey to escape the commotion of everyday life: On a drive in the 911 Carrera 2.7 RS Touring amid the quiet and raw natural setting, he draws new energy.
Aluminum monocoque chassis, ground effects and an air-cooled 2.6-liter turbo engine – new features made the Porsche 956 an extraordinary standout: In the 1980s, the car claimed one title after another. Even today, it remains the most successful race car of all time.
Owning and driving a Porsche? Unthinkable in the former GDR. But for brothers Knut and Falk Reimann, vehicle engineering students from Dresden, that was the dream. And they knew just what to do: With technical acumen, inventiveness and some assistance from Ferry Porsche personally, they undertook the “homemade Porsche” project.
The drift is the epitome of cornering perfection: In time with The Blue Danube waltz, the Porsche 911 Carrera S executes exquisite turns in the video. Its dance floor: The snow-covered ice track at the Saalfelden/Brandlhof driving technique center.
With his “dream works,” Hans-Peter Porsche has created a place that brings joy to others. Here he shares his decades-in-the-making collection of very special objects with the world. One-of-a-kind historic tin toys and a huge model railway installation awaken delight in the founder and visitors alike.
Under the link 911-magazine.porsche.com, the sports car manufacturer presents entertaining and useful information about everything relating to Porsche. The scope ranges from the presentation of new cars to experiencing Porsche to milestones in the company’s history. The web tv format supplements the Porsche customer magazine “Christophorus” and will also be published five times a year in German and English. The “9:11 Magazine” offers a special service to online editors: They can use complete episodes or individual segments. Additional footage material and pictures are also freely avaibly for journalistic purposes.
911 Carrera S: Fuel consumption combined 8.7 – 7.7 l/100 km; CO2 emissions 199 – 174 g/km