Archive for the ‘Porsche 911’ Category

What Are the Most Important Porsche Models in History?

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
Silver 1948 Porsche 356/1 Next to a White 2018 Porsche Mission E Concept on Gray Background

What Is the History of the Porsche Brand and Models?

Dedicated to track-tuned performance, the German-manufactured Porsche brand is an icon in the automotive world. With a foundation built on power, performance, speed, emotion and family, the Porsche brand and its iconic models like the Porsche 911 have stood the test of time and have led many car buyers to ask – what is the history of the Porsche brand and models? Learn more about where and when the Porsche brand got its start with this guide and timeline! (more…)

View 20 Years of Porsche GT3 History

Monday, August 12th, 2019
Porsche 911 GT3 models

Porsche GT3 Evolution

In March 1999, the very first Porsche 911 GT3 was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. The event marked the beginning of a new era for Porsche enthusiasts and discerning sports car drivers. Since the monumental debut, we’ve seen five distinct versions of the GT3 emerge — 996.1, 996.2, 997.1, 997.2, 991.1 and 991.2. Join us as we take a look back at the past 20 years of Porsche GT3 evolution.

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Porsche Debuts Base-Level 2020 Porsche 911 (992) Carrera

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
2020 Porsche 911 Carrera in red and white

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera Pricing and Release Date

Eight months after debuting the eighth-generation 911 with the 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S, the brand now welcomes the base-level Carrera as the newest addition to the all-new lineup. The 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera will be offered right off the bat in both Coupé and Cabriolet configurations. Join us as we dig deeper into the 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera for a look at the base model’s new features, acceleration, top speed, pricing, release date and other details (more…)

Porsche Debuts World-First Wet Mode on 992 Models

Monday, July 15th, 2019
2020 Porsche 911 splashing through water

Porsche Wet Mode: How It Works

The 2020 Porsche 911 is chock full of new technology worth bragging about, but a sure standout for driver safety is the debut of the world-first Porsche Wet Mode system. Included on every model of the next-generation 911 lineup, the system identifies wet driving conditions and offers better handling without sacrificing power in the process. Join us as we delve deeper into the 992’s new Porsche Wet Mode system and how it works. (more…)

What Material and Color Combinations Are Offered on the 2020 Porsche 911 (992) Carrera S?

Sunday, June 30th, 2019
2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S interior

2020 Porsche 992 Carrera S Interior Trim and Material Options

With the debut of the 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S, Porsche exceeds expectations by bringing a seamless blend of tradition and innovation into the cockpit. Drawing inspiration from the Porsche 911 line of the 70’s, straight lines dominate the interior of the 992. The result is a remarkably crisp and clean looking cabin that lives up to the next-gen 911’s legendary status. Read on to see what interior trim and material options are offered on the 2020 Porsche 911 (992) Carrera S. (more…)

Lego Delves into Porsche History with 1974 Porsche 911 Replica

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
1974 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0 Lego Replica

Lego 1974 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0 Replica

Coming in late summer 2019, Lego celebrates the Porsche brand’s rich racing heritage with a Porsche Classic replica that’s sure to strike some nostalgia in you. The Danish toymaker will honor the legacy of the 911 with a Lego replica of the 1974 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0. The model promises to make a charming addition to any Porsche enthusiast’s desk décor. Read on to learn more about the Lego Speed Champions 1974 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0. (more…)

A Peek Under the Hood of the 2019 Porsche 911 Targa 4 Lineup

Friday, May 31st, 2019
2019 Porsche 911 Targa 4S on curving stretch of road

2019 Porsche 911 Targa 4 and 4S Engine Performance

The Porsche 911 Targa draws its life from under the hood with an engine developed from scratch to provide otherworldly speed and acceleration balanced with surprisingly low fuel consumption. See what this extraordinary Porsche innovation has in store when we pop the latch and take a look at what the 2019 Porsche 911 Targa 4 and Targa 4S have to offer for performance and efficiency ratings. (more…)

Meet the G-Series Porsche Classic Lineup at Porsche of Colorado

Friday, May 31st, 2019
1979 Porsche 911 SC, 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet and 1988 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet on Porsche of Colorado Springs showroom floor

G-Series Porsche Classic Models at Porsche of Colorado Springs

Labeled the G-Series by the Porsche community, the second era of 911 models remains the longest-running generation to date, spanning from 1973 to 1989. Over the 17-year period, nearly 200,000 G-model vehicles were sold. The turn into this era brought some meaningful design changes to the 911, which gained a raised bumper design with black plastic bellows, three-point safety belts and seat-integrated headrests – all added to appease U.S regulators and consumers. Learn more about this era of 911 history when we explore the origins of three G-models currently housed at Porsche of Colorado. (more…)

The Porsche 992: Meet the New Generation of Porsche 911s

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet in modern structure

What’s New on the 992-Generation Porsche 911

With production starting on the 8th generation of 911s since the model’s debut in 1963, Porsche enthusiasts are itching to get a closer look at what the new age brings to the table. Dubbed the 992, the new line of Porsche 911s makes a significant move from the last generation. Thus far, the company has launched just two 992 models, the Carrera S and the Carrera 4S, with each available in a Cabriolet body style. See what Porsche has in store for the so-called 992 in this review of what’s new for this eighth generation of 911s. (more…)

Porsche Opens Order Books for 911 Speedster

Thursday, May 9th, 2019
two 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster models in garage

Production Starts for 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster

The epitome of the original Porsche virtues, the Speedster combines concepts of purism, lightweight construction, efficiency and unadulterated driving pleasure into one seamless package. As of May 8th, order books are now open for the 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster. With production limited to just 1,948 units, we’re expecting this model to sell out fast. Read on to see for yourself why the 911 Speedster is dropping jaws. (more…)