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Porsche Up for Grabs in the Gaming World

For more than a decade and a half, Porsche enthusiasts, game developers and gaming lovers alike have been bemoaning the fact that there were so few opportunities for them to get behind the wheel one of the world’s foremost cars (the Porsche) in various video games. This was due to an exclusivity agreement between Porsche…

The Porsche Legends List

After seventy years in the sports car business, Porsche is known for its durability, handling and performance. A well respected and known marque in the realm of speed, we go back over its history, and look at three of its most phenomenal cars. Porsche 356 This was the car that made Porsche’s name. Ferdinand Porsche…

Porsche Emission and Environmental Standards

In the first half of last century a sports car was regarded as a vehicle that had more performance and slightly better handling than its peers. That perspective has drastically changed as time has passed. More and more demands and expectations are placed on the offerings available to the modern market. Cars not only need…

Air Cooled Porsches

Have you ever been to the Lane Motor Museum in Nashville, Tennessee? It’s the largest collection of European Vintage Vehicles in the US. Down those isles of mechanical history, we can trace Porsches first introduction to air cooled engines; a company that has been largely relegated to the history books. Tatra. Tatra is a Czech…

Geneva Motor Show – What You Missed

The Geneva International Motor Show has been held annually since 1905. The highly-acclaimed event in Geneva draws in motor enthusiasts from around the world. These privileged attendees get to immerse themselves in the quality AND quantity of premiers which are exhibited at this famous motor show. If you were one of those who were not…

Getting to Grips With The 2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid

The new 919 Porsche hybrid is the result of new regulations governing the World Endurance Championships, with the endurance team having implement more safety conscious measures. With changes to the vehicle, fans might be left wondering how it will fair against its rivals in this year’s endurance races. Regulations governing the downforce of participating cars…

Next-Gen Porsche 911 Exposed

Many rumors have circulated around the next-gen Porsche 911, set to be unveiled in 2019. It seems most experts can agree on updated physical features after spotting the new model being test driven, but are less certain when it comes to the engine modifications. Porsche had previously hinted at the concept of a new hybrid…

For The Love of Whale Tails

Whale Tails, what are they? Do you love or hate them? Whale Tails are a very specific type of spoiler. A spoiler is a device that is used in performance cars to “spoil” or ruin the laminar flow of air over the car’s body as it moves. What this basically means it that as a…