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More pepper and spices for Porsche’s Cayenne hotshots

ATLANTA, Georgia – Porsche America has announced the Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid and Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid Coupe, said by the automaker to be the most powerful Cayenne models eveet. ”With 500kW and 900Nm from a four-litre, twin-turbo, V8 and supported by an electric motor,” Porsche says, ”the new, range-topping, Cayennes are the latest examples… Continue reading More pepper and spices for Porsche’s Cayenne hotshots

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Porsche Cayenne S Coupe: More engine power, rear seats available

ATLANTA, Georgia – The 2020 Porsche Cayenne S Coupe is now available to order in a number of markets with the same 2.9-litre, twin-turbo, V6 engine as the standard Cayenne S that makes 324kW from 5700-6600rpm and 550Nm from 1800-5500rpm. Power reaches all wheels through an eight-speed Tiptronic S transmission and Porsche Traction Management all-wheel… Continue reading Porsche Cayenne S Coupe: More engine power, rear seats available

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Racing Renée: Passion for Porsche and fighting child trafficking

Valkyrie Racing making history in vintage 356 Porsche Record six races on seven continents by 2020 Defeating child-trafficking all part of the plan LOS ANGELES,  California – When Colorado-based philanthropist and mother-of-four RenéeBrinkerhoff (right) decided to race in the legendary and dangerous La Carrera Panamericana rally in 2013 aged 57 she was a racetrack rookie.… Continue reading Racing Renée: Passion for Porsche and fighting child trafficking

CAR OF THE YEAR WINNER FOR 2019: Mercedes=Bemz A-Class
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Did Porsche win Coty for a third time? Er, no, it was…

JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has been voted 2019 South African Car of the Year by a wide variety of motoring journalists and the award presented at a function in Johannesburg. The identity of the winner was kept secret until the announcement at a similarly secret venue. The runners-up were the Porsche Cayenne and… Continue reading Did Porsche win Coty for a third time? Er, no, it was…

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Next generation Porsche Macan for Los Angeles show

New styling and new technology Revised exterior design Fully connected, integrated satnav ATLANTA, Georgia – The newest version of the popular Porsche Macan sport utility vehicle will have its North American premiere during the 2018 Los Angeles auto show. Prominent among the changes, the automaker tells us, the 2019 Macan will have a new three-dimensional… Continue reading Next generation Porsche Macan for Los Angeles show

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Porsche 911 Speedster concept marks 70 years of history

Meet another Speedster in the Porsche mould It’s ‘the essence’ of what the brand means No top – just a tonneau cover for the rain ATLANTA, Georgia – Porsche has unveiled a beautiful concept as part of the 70th anniversary of its sport cars: a 911 Speedster Concept as a drivable vision of a particularly… Continue reading Porsche 911 Speedster concept marks 70 years of history

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Toyota C-HR R-Tuned: Porsche, McLaren see its exhausts

Supercars up-staged by supertuned Toyota Toyota crossover takes on McLaren, Porsche Follow-on to Toyota Sienna R-Tuned MPV LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Asked to name a Toyota that can outgun McLaren muscle and Porsche panache one probably wouldn’t suggest a Toyota, not even a C-HR. Hmmm… Well, whatever, a 450kW,  race-tuned, version of the Toyota crossover has… Continue reading Toyota C-HR R-Tuned: Porsche, McLaren see its exhausts

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Porsche fastest: 911 GT2 RS takes lap record at Ring

Porsche 911 GT2 RS beats expectations Top speed of the new coupé  is 340km/h Not one record lap – but SIX in a row ATLANTA, Georgia – Porsche has set a lap record for atreet-legal sport cars with a 2018 911 GT2 RS on the 21km Nürburgring-Nordschleife. The lap was officially officially timed on September 20 2017… Continue reading Porsche fastest: 911 GT2 RS takes lap record at Ring

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Kia Stinger: It’s faster than a Porsche Panamera!

Powerful all­-new fastback sport sedan catapults Kia Kia follows through on promise of GT concept Designed in Frankfurt, developed on the Nürburgring LOS ANGELES, California – Seems like America has finally caught on to products from Korea – or at least taken a deep new interest – with the arrival there of the 2018 Kia… Continue reading Kia Stinger: It’s faster than a Porsche Panamera!

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Porsche Panamera goes super-hybrid – 510kW do you?

⦁ Meet the most powerful Porsche yet ⦁ Four-litre turbo – and 100kW electric motor ⦁ Just look at the performance data – awesome ATLANTA, Georgia – Porsche, for the first time at an auto show – in this case Geneva in March 2017- will introduce a plug-in hybrid sports car as its headline model… though it will… Continue reading Porsche Panamera goes super-hybrid – 510kW do you?