Press Release Archive

Press Release Archive

 

New GTS Model from Porsche: the sportiest Macan

New GTS Model from Porsche: the sportiest Macan

Porsche completes the Macan series with a distinctly sporty model. The new Macan GTS launches with a powerful engine, performance-oriented chassis, characteristic design and enhanced equipment.  

 
Porsche extends electric sports car model range with the Taycan 4S

Porsche extends electric sports car model range with the Taycan 4S.

It was only in September that the new electric sports car from Porsche celebrated its high-profile premiere on three continents simultaneously. Now, the company is already presenting the third version of the sports sedan with the Taycan 4S.  

 
Special edition for anniversary: Porsche Panamera 10 Years Edition

Special edition for anniversary: Porsche Panamera 10 Years Edition.

Porsche is celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Panamera line with a special edition. The new Panamera 10 Years Edition features particularly extensive standard equipment in the areas of comfort and the chassis, and has also been enhanced with exclusive design highlights.  

 
The all new Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Coupé and 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet

The all new Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Coupé and 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet.

Following the introduction of the standard 911 Carrera and 911 Carrera Cabriolet, Porsche is now expanding the line-up further with the all-wheel drive 911 Carrera 4 and 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet models.  

 
World premiere of the Porsche Taycan

World premiere of the Porsche Taycan: Sports car, sustainably redesigned.

Porsche presented its first fully-electric sports car to the public today with a spectacular world premiere held simultaneously on three continents.  

 
The Porsche 99X Electric enters its maiden Formula E season

The Porsche 99X Electric enters its maiden Formula E season.

After more than 30 years, Porsche returns to single-seater racing. Entering Formula E and the accompanying restructuring of the motorsport involvement can be derived from the 2025 Porsche strategy.  

 
Stronger, faster, more agile: the new Macan Turbo comes with 440 HP

Stronger, faster, more agile: the new Macan Turbo comes with 440 HP.

The new Macan Turbo has taken the top spot in the Porsche compact SUV model range, with immediate effect. The new 2.9-litre, six-cylinder biturbo engine in this extensively reworked top model offers 324 kW (440 HP), ten per cent more power output than its predecessor with 20 per cent less displacement.  

 
New Porsche Taycan sets a record at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife

New Porsche Taycan sets a record at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife.

Porsche sets new standards for four-door, all-electric sports cars on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. Consequently, test driver Lars Kern conquered the legendary track, famously known as the Green Hell, in seven minutes and 42 seconds.  

 
Digital, clear, sustainable: the interior of the new Porsche Taycan

Digital, clear, sustainable: the interior of the new Porsche Taycan.

Porsche is entering a new era with the new Taycan and the brand’s first all-electric sports car is setting standards in interior design.  

 
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The most powerful Porsche Cayenne is a plug-in hybrid.

Porsche continues to consistently focus on e-mobility, with the Cayenne range following the Panamera series in now featuring a plug-in hybrid as its new flagship model.  

 
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911 family welcomes new member in its eighth generation.

911 series welcomes a new member: Porsche is expanding its eighth-generation range with the 911 Carrera.

 
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Redesigned 911 RSR expected to defend world championship.

The race car from Weissach, Germany has undergone improvements in all areas and will replace the successful 911 RSR with which Porsche won the manufacturers’ and drivers’ world championship in the FIA WEC as well as the Le Mans endurance classic (France) and the IMSA races at Sebring and Road Atlanta (Petit Le Mans) amongst other events in 2019.  

 
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Kicking off in China: the Porsche Taycan prototype visits Shanghai.

A Porsche Taycan prototype has kicked off the first of three demonstration runs with laps on the handling track at the Porsche Experience Centre (PEC) in Shanghai, China.  

 
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New top sports cars with naturally aspirated engines: The Porsche 718 Spyder and 718 Cayman GT4.

The 718 family welcomes new members: with the new 718 Spyder and the 718 Cayman GT4, Porsche introduces two particularly emotional and powerful top models to claim top spot in the model series.  

 
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New Cayenne S Coupé with 440 hp

Porsche is launching another powerful Cayenne Coupé variant: the Cayenne S Coupé is now available to order and will arrive in Porsche Centres across Australia at the start of 2020.  

 
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The history of the Speedster models – from 1952 to present day.

Open-top driving pleasure combined with outstanding driving dynamics: Speedster variants have been part of the Porsche company history since 1952. They combine open-top driving pleasure with outstanding driving dynamics.  

 
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New 911 Speedster goes into production – 510hp and limited edition.

The 911 Speedster caused a sensation when it was presented as a concept vehicle. Now Porsche is putting the open-top two seater into production.  

 
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Testing of the new Porsche Taycan has entered the final stage.

Porsche’s first purely electrically driven sports car, the Taycan, is currently completing its final test drives before it enters series production.  

 
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Porsche presents the Cayenne Coupé.

Porsche is extending its Cayenne family. An even sportier vehicle has been added to the third generation of this highly successful SUV range - the Cayenne Coupé. 

 
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The next generation of the Porsche Macan will be electric.

The Supervisory Board of Porsche AG has decided to manufacture the next generation of the Macan as a fully electric series. This will be the first all-electric compact SUV from Porsche, and is due to roll off the assembly line in Leipzig at the start of the next decade. 

 
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All set for open-top season - the new 911 Cabriolet.

Six weeks after the Coupe's launch, attention turns to the 911 Cabriolet. The open-top 911 continues in a decades-long tradition, established when Porsche unveiled the prototype of the first 911 Cabriolet at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt in September 1981: customers and fans alike were instantly captivated. The first open-top 911 variant rolled off the production line in 1982, and it has been a constant feature in the model range ever since.

 
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Porsche Macan S launches with new V6 turbo engine.

Porsche has expanded its range of compact SUVs with the addition of the powerful Macan S.

 
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Demo run for the Porsche Cayman GT4 Rallye on snow and ice.

Porsche is planning a return to rallying. For this, the motorsport department in Weissach is developing the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport to comply with the FIA R-GT regulations. The vehicle should be ready to contest the 2020 season. 

 
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Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport with 700 hp.

Near standard and yet spectacular – the new Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport celebrated its world premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The 515 kW (700 hp) racing version of the road-legal 911 GT2 RS* sports car is limited to 200 units and can be run at clubsport events as well as selected motorsport meets.

 
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The new Porsche 911: more powerful, faster, digital.

Sensation in Los Angeles: the Porsche 911 is now entering the eighth generation. The new 911 (type 992) has celebrated its world premiere on the eve of the L.A. Auto Show. It continues to set the standard when it comes to exclusive sportiness.

 
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Seven Generations of the Porsche 911.

On 27 November, the eighth generation of the Porsche 911 will celebrate its world premiere in Los Angeles – 55 years after the debut of the original 911 model. This is reason enough to take a look back at the previous seven generations.

 
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Nine-eleven under pressure: a testing programme for the new generation.

The eighth generation of the sports car classic will come to European market at the beginning of 2019. In advance of this, the prototypes are revving up their engines again, to complete the final testing programme around the globe – putting the new sports cars under a great deal of stress.
 
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911 GT2 RS MR is the fastest road-legal sports car on the ‘Ring’.

Porsche has set another new record on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife in cooperation with Manthey-Racing. On Thursday, 25 October 2018, the Porsche GT2 RS MR with 515 kW (700 hp) completed a lap of the 20.6-kilometre long circuit in 6:40.3 minutes. 
 
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New GTS models: two athletes join the Porsche Panamera family.

Porsche has added two extra sporty models to its Panamera range. With powerful performance from the four-litre V8 biturbo engine, extra dynamic systems, and their own unique design elements and equipment, the Panamera GTS and Panamera GTS Sport Turismo harness a one-of-a-kind performance package.
 
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Concept study Mission E Cross Turismo goes into series production.

The Supervisory Board of Porsche AG has given the green light for series production of the concept study Mission E Cross Turismo.
 
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The Porsche 911 Speedster will go into production.

The concept study, presented during the 70th birthday of the sports car manufacturer, will be produced as a limited special edition: Porsche has decided to start producing the purist Porsche 911 Speedster in the first half of 2019. Exactly 1,948 units of the open-top two-seater will be built. The number reminisces the Porsche 356 'Number 1' that received its operating license on June, 8 back in 1948.
 
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Launch information for the new Porsche Macan.

The new Macan, making its European debut at the Paris Motor Show, comes with an efficient 2.0-litre, four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine featuring improved combustion chamber geometry.
 
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Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI, Laguna Seca/USA.

At the four-day event in California, avid motor racing enthusiasts in legendary vehicles and unforgotten works drivers from the last five decades congregated. Around 2,500 vehicles – from the 356 Speedster to the RS Spyder, the 959 Dakar and the 919 Hybrid – thrilled visitors with their fast laps in seven categories.
 
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World Premiere: Exclusive new edition of the Porsche 935.

Porsche has unveiled the new 935 on the occasion of the historic 'Rennsport Reunion' motorsport event at Laguna Seca Raceway in California. The 515 kW (700 hp) racer, featuring a body reminiscent of the legendary Porsche 935/78, will be produced in a limited number of 77 units.
 
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Porsche Classic builds a classic 911 using genuine parts.

Porsche Classic has built a highly desirable collector’s item: the last 911 Turbo with an air-cooled engine - 20 years after the end of series production. The design of the 993-generation 911 Turbo is based on an original bodyshell, and the vehicle’s appearance is just as unique as its history: Painted in Golden Yellow Metallic, it references the 2018 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series.
 
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A world premiere in Shanghai: Porsche presents the new Macan.

Full connectivity, new design elements and extended equipment for the success model.
 
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Setting the bar high.

The Porsche 911 GT2 RS now holds the production car lap record for The Bend.
 
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Nordschleife record of Timo Bernard and the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo.

Porsche achieves fabulous Nürburgring lap time with hybrid prototype race car.
 
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Porsche celebrates double victory at Le Mans 24-hour marathon.

Porsche has once again made history and won both GTE classes at the world’s toughest long distance race, the Le Mans 24 Hours at the Circuit de la Sarthe in France.
 
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The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept: open-top, pure and with over 500 hp.

The 911 Speedster Concept is a road-ready study of an open-top and particularly exciting sports car. It forges a link between the very first Porsche 356 ‘No. 1’ Roadster, which received its operating permit on June 8, 1948, and the Porsche cars of today.
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Mission E: Porsche's first fully electric sports car is named Taycan.

The “Mission E” concept study, the name currently used to describe Porsche’s complete electric offering, will be known as the Taycan. The name can be roughly translated as “lively young horse”, referencing the imagery at the heart of the Porsche crest, which has featured a leaping steed since 1952.
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Strong, swift, spectacular: the new 911 GT3 R.

Porsche has designed a new customer race car for GT3 series worldwide for 2019 based on the 911 GT3 RS production sports car: the 911 GT3 R.
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New Cayenne now available as a plug-in hybrid.

Porsche is expanding its range of hybrids even further: the new Cayenne E-Hybrid combines the best driving dynamics in its class with maximum efficiency.
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Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo: the electric athlete for an active lifestyle.

With the Mission E Cross Turismo, Porsche will be unveiling the concept study of an electrically driven Cross Utility Vehicle (CUV) at the Geneva Motor Show.
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A clear focus on motorsport: the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS.

The Porsche motorsport department is presenting Weissach’s latest treat at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show: the 911 GT3 RS with motorsport chassis and 383-kW (520-hp), four-litre, high-speed naturally aspirated engine.
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Less is more - the new Porsche 911 Carrera T.

Porsche is reviving the totally pure concept behind the heralded 911 T of 1968 with the new 911 Carrera T.
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Tailored for design and sportiness - the new Porsche 718 GTS models.

Porsche is expanding its mid-engine model range with the new two-seater 718 Boxster GTS and 718 Cayman GTS.
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911 GT2 RS Nurburgring Record.

Porsche set a new record for road-approved sports cars on the 20.6-kilometre Nürburgring Nordschleife in the 911 GT2 RS on September 20. The record time of 6 minutes and 47.3 seconds was achieved in the presence of a notary and surpassed even Porsche’s own expectations.
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The new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo.

Porsche is expanding its hybrid range with a powerful plug-in hybrid added to the Panamera Sport Turismo model line. The new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo flagship model combines a four-litre V8 engine with an electric motor resulting in a system power of 500 kW / 680 hp. Even when just above idle speed, the Panamera Turbo offers 850 Nm of torque.
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The new Porsche Cayenne Turbo.

With its world premiere at the 67th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, the new Porsche Cayenne Turbo is taking its place at the top of the model line. The completely new top-of-the-range model from the third generation of the Cayenne is once again raising the bar for sporty performance.
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911 GT3 with Touring Package.

This pure 911 GT3 is available with a manual six-speed transmission only and instead of the fixed rear wing it has a variable rear spoiler like the 911 Carrera.
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Third generation of the Porsche Cayenne revealed.

Porsche is introducing the third generation of the Cayenne. This successful model from the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer is a completely new design and combines even more typical Porsche performance with excellent everyday practicality.
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Porsche planning to enter Formula E.


From 2019 a Porsche works team will compete in Formula E. As a result, the company will be ending its involvement in the LMP1 class of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at the end of the 2017 season.
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The new 911 GT2 RS.


Porsche has unveiled the most powerful 911 of all time, featuring 700 hp, rear-wheel drive, racing chassis and rear-axle steering.
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911 Turbo S Exclusive Series.


The new 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series from Porsche is the most powerful and unique 911 Turbo S ever. The Coupé provides 446 kW (607 hp) and is limited to 500 units worldwide.
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The new 911 GT3 Cup Car.


The new 911 GT3 Cup features improvements in all key areas – power, aerodynamics, longevity, safety.
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911 GTS Nurburgring Lap Time.


The new 911 GTS  has lapped the Nurburgring in 7 minutes, 24 seconds  - a full second quicker than the previous generation 911 GT3.
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The new 911 GT3.


The Porsche 911 GT3 delivers motorsport-like performance, a systematic lightweight construction and an unfiltered driving experience. The new generation of the radical 911 revealed at the Geneva Motor Show connects everyday driving and race track virtues like never before.
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Panamera Sport Turismo. 

Porsche is expanding the Panamera family with the addition of a new body version. Based on the successful sports saloon, the new version once again makes a profound statement in the luxury segment with its unmistakeable design.
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The new 911 GTS.

Porsche has expanded the 911 product line with the addition of five GTS models: the 911 Carrera GTS with rear-wheel drive, the 911 Carrera 4 GTS with all-wheel drive – both of the above available as a Coupé and Cabriolet – and the 911 Targa 4 GTS with all-wheel drive.

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The new Panamera.

The second generation Panamera advances to become a performance icon of the luxury class. In this transformation, Porsche has systematically improved the Panamera concept – with a four-door car that has been redeveloped and redesigned down to the last detail. Its engines and transmissions have been redesigned, its chassis perfected, and its display and control concept reinterpreted for the future.

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718 Boxster.

The new mid-engine roadster with four-cylinder engines: Porsche 718 Boxster.

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 Macan GTS.

The GTS version of the Macan has been released, with the promise of even sportier performance over the already acclaimed driving dynamics of the compact SUV.

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Porsche Mission E.

Concept car combines the unmistakable emotional design of a Porsche with excellent performance and the forward-thinking practicality of the first 800-volt drive system.           
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The new 911 Carrera.

The 911 has been the world's best-selling sports car for decades. Now the new generation has arrived to further extend this lead.           
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Porsche Chassis Technologies.

Discover Porsche Chassis Technologies - PVT Plus, Sports Chrono and PDCC.           
 

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