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Will Speed Limiters Cramp Porsche’s Style?

To many people around the world, the Porsche name is synonymous with both beauty and speed. In recent news, it was announced that the EU want to introduce a new safety rule that enforces all new cars be fitted with speed limiters by 2022. This announcement was made during a statement that was given by…

Hemp Making The 718 Cayman Greener Than Before

There is still a strong stigma around hemp and the plant from which it is produced. Hemp, however has been used for thousands of years for many different reasons. After going through a dip, hemp has made a comeback and is thriving. Its multi-purpose qualities have proven to be particularly useful, and necessary, in a…

Porsche Macan S | A Porsche For The Whole Family

Since its launch, the Porsche Macan has faced much of the same backlash as the Panamera and Cayenne received when they were first brought to market. The backlash has been from enthusiasts who see the addition of the Macan as Porsche further diluting their DNA and moving away from Porsche’s roots as a sports car…

3 Years Free Charging After You Buy A Porsche Taycan

The Porsche Taycan promises to be a sleek machine. Expected to be released this year, it’s pleasing to see Porsche bringing Electrify America into their plans on this operation. Together they are performing a stellar job. There will be widespread updated charging stations available nationwide. These stations are necessary in supporting the new capabilities that…

Stuck? Urgent.ly Will Now Assist You In No Time

An exciting announcement that Porsche has reportedly played their role in investing $21 million in Urgent.ly, a mobility startup. With BMW and Jaguar also playing their role in this investment, there is no report of the exact figure which Porsche contributed. These are, however, the only 3 major automakers to invest in this digital start-up. So,…

Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman T

The release of the 718 Boxster T and Cayman T, are a sports car fanatic’s dream come true. The ‘T’ (standing for ‘Touring’ and not ‘Turbo’ as many may assume) creates a class of Porsche vehicles made for journeys. This results in some dynamic changes from the standard entry-level 718 models, creating an intermediate option…

Porsche Navigation Moves To Mapbox

The pace of today has turned driving into a tedious task, making cars less attractive in the future as a means of mobility. Navigation has always been about the shortest route and fastest ETA, but Porsche Navigation is attempting to change this. With Porsche, navigation is about the driving experience – an enjoyable experience. Porsche…

Production Surges For Porsche Taycan

With the term eco-friendly being on the tips of everyone’s tongue for the past 10 to 15 years, it is the norm for us to reuse and recycle. What hasn’t become the norm is having an eco-friendly vehicle. At least until a few years ago, now all major car manufacturers are involved in making their…

Getting To Grips With The Porsche 911 Speedster

The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept is the German carmaker’s special gift to itself, as it celebrates its 70th anniversary. The sexy open-top car will be hitting the market in early 2019. Exactly 1,948 models will be made, in honor of the year the brand was born. 1948 marks the year the first Porsche, the 356 ‘No. 1’Roadster,…

Is Porsche Really Dropping Diesel Vehicles?

It is true; Porsche AG has ditched diesel vehicles forever. CEO, Oliver Blume confirmed it in a recent press release, making Porsche the first German carmaker to drop diesel-fueled engines. The End of an Era For many years, governments favored diesel over petrol. It was believed to be better for the environment, but the VW…