Thursday, March 23, 2017

Brumos Racing Assembles ‘Dream Team’ of Rolex 24 Champions for 2010

Brumos Racing Assembles ‘Dream Team’ of Rolex 24 Champions for 2010

Jacksonville, FL - December 21, 2009 -The Rolex 24 at Daytona has long been considered the ultimate “Race of Champions”, attracting driver talent from top racing series around the world. In their quest to score a back-to-back Rolex 24 win this year, Brumos Racing is pulling out all the stops. Two former Rolex 24 winners, Butch Leitzinger […]

New Porsche Museum Already Welcomes Half a Million Visitors

New Porsche Museum Already Welcomes Half a Million Visitors

Atlanta/Stuttgart – December 18, 2009. Less than a year after it opened its doors in Stuttgart, the new award-winning Porsche Museum has set a record by welcoming its 500,000th visitor, already far exceeding its expectations for the year. The Museum welcomed the public for the first time on January 31, 2009. Reaching this magic figure […]

PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS STREET CAR TO COMPETE IN 24-HOUR NÜRBURGRING RACE

PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS STREET CAR TO COMPETE IN 24-HOUR NÜRBURGRING RACE

Walter Röhrl will drive a standard 911 GT3 RS at the famed Nordschleife circuit

SpeedART BTR II 580 – Model 2010, PDK, 3.8l with 580 hp

SpeedART BTR II 580 – Model 2010, PDK, 3.8l with 580 hp

  The latest innovation of Porsche Tuner SpeedART is the tuned and modified version of the new Porsche 997 Turbo 3.8l with PDK-gearbox: Power: The speedART BTR II 580 is based on Porsche 997 Turbo 2. gernaration with 3,8l engine and PDK shiftbox. The power increase of 80 hp and 120 nm consits of a […]

Production of New Panamera Already Reaches 10,000 Milestone

Production of New Panamera Already Reaches 10,000 Milestone

Atlanta/Stuttgart/Leipzig, December 14, 2009—Just three months after it went on sale in Europe and less than two after its debut in the U.S., the 10,000th Panamera rolled off the production line at Porsche’s plant in Leipzig, Germany. The 10,000 Panamera is a 500 HP platinum silver metallic Panamera Turbo, which is set to be delivered […]

Flying Lizard to Field Two Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs for the Complete 2010 ALMS Season

Flying Lizard to Field Two Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs for the Complete 2010 ALMS Season

December 11, 2009 – Sonoma, California – Flying Lizard Motorsports announced today that the team will return to the American Le Mans Series in 2010 for their seventh consecutive season, fielding two Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs in the GT class.* Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long, both Porsche factory drivers, will reunite in the No. 45 […]

Bloomberg Names The New Porsche Panamera Its 2009 Car of the Year

Bloomberg Names The New Porsche Panamera Its 2009 Car of the Year

ATLANTA, Dec. 10, 2009. Bloomberg News today announced the 2010 Porsche Panamera as its Car of the Year for 2009. This is Bloomberg’s first-ever Car of the Year selections, with seven categories in all, including Car of the Year, Green Car, Economy, Family, All-Around SUV, Sports Car and Executive Sedan. All eligible contenders were evaluated […]

TECHART Program for the Porsche 911 GT2 awarded as AutoBild Sportscar of the Year

TECHART Program for the Porsche 911 GT2 awarded as AutoBild Sportscar of the Year

Leonberg, December 2009. Great honour for TECHART Automobildesign – the Individualization Program for the Porsche 911 GT2 was awarded AutoBild Sportscar of the year 2009. Thomas Behringer, Managing Director of TECHART, accepted the prestigious award with pleasure in the course of the AutoBild Race Night at the Essen Motor Show: „This award honours the complete […]

Classic Porsche Videos Now on Porsche Experience TV

Classic Porsche Videos Now on Porsche Experience TV

www.porsche.co.uk/experience A concept developed by Porsche Cars GB – Porsche Experiece TV is now up and provides Porsche fans with high quality streaming videos showcasing vintage Porsche models.  Visitors to www.porsche.co.uk/experience can view videos of classic Porsche models. The latest video showcases the 1973 911 Carrera RS. In addition, the site also includes present Porsche models […]

2009: A Rollercoaster Ride

2009: A Rollercoaster Ride

For Flying Lizard, 2009 will be a year to remember. The team swept all American Le Mans Series GT2 titles: Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long won the drivers’ championship in the No. 45 Porsche, Flying Lizard won the team championship and the GT2 IMSA Cup (for the top privateer team), and the No. 44 Porsche […]