Porsche GT2 RS Featured Porsche 

Ice Ballet: Porsche GT2 RS and Rally 911 Play in St. Moritz

Most of the time, when you see a Porsche GT2 RS or a vintage rally-prepped 911, they’re squeaky-clean — and they might even be behind velvet ropes. But these machines were never meant to sit still or stay clean. In our opinion, high performance cars look better when they’re covered with bugs, road grime, shed tires, or in this case, snow. In case you’re wondering, there’s no real point to the this exercise. After all, there are plenty of other vehicles which could happily town skiers around a frozen lake…

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Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Automotive News Featured Porsche 

Beyond the ICE: Porsche’s Mission E Cross Turismo Concept

It’s no secret that Porsche is banking heavily on electric cars. The storied German manufacturer recently announced — in preparation for its electric Mission E super sedan — a plan to put charging stations at all of its stateside dealerships. And recently, Stuttgart even hinted that we might soon see a hybrid version of its iconic 911 sports car. Now, further confirmation of its intentions comes via the Mission E Cross Turismo Concept which just dropped at the Geneva Motor Show. If it looks familiar, you’ve been paying attention, as this…

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Porsche is Coming for Tesla: Dealers Getting Electric Chargers

Tesla Motors has accomplished plenty in its 14-year existence. But the biggest thing Elon Musk’s ground-breaking electric car company has likely done is making electric cars cool. Because before Tesla came on to the scene, they were largely funky little things with all the sex appeal of a kale stripper. Then came the Roadster and the Model S, Tesla  which flipped the script, and turned the green machines into status symbols. But this success hasn’t gone unnoticed from more established players—and perhaps no manufacturer is better poised to eat Tesla’s…

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After Dropping Plans for 911 Hybrid, Porsche Drops Hints About 911 Hybrid

Porsche folks are a pretty particular bunch. There’s a huge contingent that remain upset that 911s are now water-cooled, and the dust still hasn’t settled from the “scrambled egg” headlights Stuttgart gave the 996 generation. The reason? Some aficionados thought they looked too much like the Boxster’s—and that was enough to reach for the pitchforks. Now, in defense of that much-maligned model, we’d like to point out that automotive photographer extraordinaire Larry Chen bought one, which means it’s objectively beautiful. But the overall point here? It’s that 911 fans are notoriously…

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Brake Squeal Automotive News Featured Porsche 

Porsche Wants You to Know Brake Squeal is Fine: Video

When you buy a high-performance sports car, you should expect to make some compromises. Of course, there’s the old “fall in, crawl out” style of entrance and egress, noisy cabins,  the often-challenging lack of rear visibility, and the fact that your road-hugging suspension can make a speed bump look like Mount Everest. But enthusiasts often shrug off those characteristics as concessions to the greater good—that good being telepathic handling, lean curb weights, and skull-melting performance. That said, one minor annoyance which we’ve frequently seen pop up on enthusiast forums is…

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