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Niclas Kentenich drives the Dörr Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3 Cup around a dark Nürburgring

A Night Lap Of The Nürburgring In A Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: Video

Driving a racetrack you know intimately in the dark is a very humbling experience. Even in an endurance race car, there’s barely enough lighting to cope with the kind of speeds typically encountered on a track. Putting together a fast lap, then, requires more than vision. It’s as much... read more

May 23, 2012 by 
 
2003 Porsche 911 Carrera

Car Thief Spins Donuts In Police Station Parking Lot

There’s an old cliche, perpetuated endlessly in popular culture, that says police like donuts. The cliche refers to donuts crafted from fried dough, and not from rubber... read more April 9, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 first drive

Porsche's New 911 Claims 2012 World Performance Car Honors

The all-new 2012 Porsche 911 has been picked as the 2012 World Performance Car by a panel of 64 international automotive journalists, representing some 25 countries around... read more April 5, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 first drive

Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, 911 Designer, Dead At 76

Ferry Porsche's oldest son and designer of the 911, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, has died at age 76. The news from Porsche today comes as the brand celebrates the U.S. debut... read more April 5, 2012 by 


 
Porsche, in GT3 Cup Challenge cars, at Estoril.

Porsche Shows Another Use For Its Cars At Estoril: Video

If you had 48 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Brazil cars gathered at Portugal's Estoril Circuit, what would you do with them? You could clearly hold a race, but that’s not... read more March 26, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S

2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S Recalled For Potential Fuel Line Leak

Porsche is recalling some 1,232 Type 991 Carrera S models built for the 2012 model year and assembled between October 26, 2011 and January 24, 2012. At issue is a potential... read more March 26, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 first drive

Four Sports Cars To Watch In 2012: Video

The economy is finally rebounding and people are spending money again. Well, a little. Just in time, a new batch of sportscars are coming to market. In this video, we're... read more March 22, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 first drive

Hybrid 911 Possible, Hints Porsche--But Not Until We Have To

As the maker of the first racing hybrid that would do serious business on the track--courtesy of an F1-style kinetic energy recovery system--Porsche is no stranger to the... read more March 8, 2012 by 


 
First wrecked 911-series Porsche 911

Photo And Video Of The First 2012 Porsche 911 Crash

The gruesome wreckage pictured above is of a recently bought 2012 Porsche 911 that crashed in Hilversum, in the Netherlands late last week. With no other reports of a... read more February 27, 2012 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911

Porsche Engineer Predicts Demise Of Manual 911s

When Porsche introduced its latest-generation 991-series 911, the automaker also brought to the table an innovative seven-speed, three-pedal manual transmission. Surely... read more February 22, 2012 by 


 
No. 44 Flying Lizard Porsche tests at Sebring - Chapman/Autosport Image

New Porsche 911 GT3 RSR Pleases ALMS Drivers

Porsche Motorsport North America's new 911 GT3 RSR had its first outing this week at the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) Winter Test on the Sebring International Raceway road... read more February 10, 2012 by 


 
Flying Lizard Motorsports' No. 44 at Sebring in 2011 - Anne Proffit photo

Flying Lizard Motorsports Sets Sebring Driver Lineup

Flying Lizard Motorsports have confirmed their driver lineup for the 2012 Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring, the 60th running of the springtime classic. The Sonoma, CA-based team... read more February 6, 2012 by 


 
Porsche 911s through the years.

Porsche Salutes Its Iconic 911: Video

When it comes to sports cars, perhaps the most iconic one of all is Porsche’s storied 911. In production since 1964, the basic shape of the car has changed little over... read more February 2, 2012 by 


 
The 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet

2012 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet Spotted On The Road: Video

We’ve already brought you photos and videos of the new 2012 Porsche 911 Cabriolet, but until now, we hadn’t see one on the roads, anywhere in the world. Thanks to... read more January 31, 2012 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet spy shots

Next Porsche 911 Turbo To Get Tri-Turbo System: Report

An all-new Porsche 911 inevitably means an all new Porsche 911 Turbo, although the next version of the force-fed 911 is still about a year away. If Autocar is correct, the... read more January 27, 2012 by 


 
Pat Long driving the JLowe Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car at Monticello.

American Porsche Pilot Breaking Monticello Lap Record, In Stereo: Video

Patrick Long has every car guy’s dream job: Porsche pays him, presumably very well, to race it’s cars. That’s a rare enough honor on its own, but here's... read more January 26, 2012 by 


 
 

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