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First Drive in The New 911

Somewhere in California, the deep crescendo of 3.8-liter, water-cooled, flat-six engines being wound to their redlines shoots from the tailpipes of a smattering of new 911 Carrera S sports cars and bounces off desert canyon walls…

First Drive: The New 911 9

Rennsport Reunion IV: Event Recap

Update by Damon Lowney: Oct…

Rennsport Reunion IV: It's Over 2

Porsche Races into the Future: Success with GT3 RSR and R Hybrid

If anyone doubted the potential of the American Le Mans Series to make a six-hour race exciting, dramatic, and over too soon they needed only to attend this season’s eighth round, contested at Laguna Seca in Monterey, California last Saturday…

Modern Racing's Future 1

By Law: Concrete Jungle - Taking Racing to the Streets

Each year, in both the Grand-Am Rolex series and the American Le Mans Series, we have a couple of events that are conducted on street courses – temporary racing circuits constructed on city streets and raced on over the course of a weekend…

By Law: Concrete Jungle - Taking Racing to the Streets 1

Porsche to start taking orders for new 911 on September 1

With the official reveal of the new Type 991 sans camouflage on Tuesday Porsche made an official announcement: It will start taking orders for the brand-new 2012 911 Carrera and Carrera S on the first of September…

Porsche to start taking orders for new 911 on September 1 1

Driven: 2011 Panamera Turbo

Photos by Damon Lowney…

Driven: 2011 Panamera Turbo 1

Motorsport History: Mezger and the diesel connection

Renowned author and photographer and Excellence contributor Randy Leffingwell was asked by Porsche to research and write the official book of its motorsports history…

Porsche Racing History: Part 5 1

991: Next 911 in two videos

Porsche Cars North America has released a short video of two 2012 911s during final testing and validation in South Africa…

991: Next 911 in two videos 1

By Law: In the driver's seat, along for the ride

Racing is a very mental sport, and over the course of a weekend it can seem to have more downs than ups…

Rollercoaster 1

2011 24 Heures du Mans - Through the Lens

June’s twice-around-the-clock classic at Le Mans was not particularly kind to the contingent of 911 GT3 RSRs…

2011 24 Heures du Mans - Thru the Lens 1
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