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A Small History of the Porsche Cabriolet in the US

When Porsche designed the 911, no one doubted in the least that there should also be an open version of the 356 successor. After all, at the time of the development of the 911, the share of turnover generated by the convertible was around 17 percent. However, there were signs at the time that convertibles without roll-over protection bars would no longer be approved in the U.S. market that was so important to Porsche.



This called for the development of a completely new safety concept for convertibles. Various ideas for this innovative construction...
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Porsche Museum Hosts Special Racing Exhibition "24 Hours for Eternity. Le Mans."

The Porsche Museum in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen is getting ready for the return to Le Mans with a comprehensive special exhibition from March 26 to July 13, 2014. Porsche is taking a look back, not only to its multiple previous successes at the French endurance race, but to the present-day Le Mans commitment for 2014. For the first time, the Porsche 919 Hybrid will be presented to the public at the Porsche Museum. The car celebrated its premiere only three weeks ago at the Geneva Motor Show.



The exhibition at the Porsche Museum has been transformed to look like the racetrack, paying…
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Porsche Celebrates 50 Years of the 911 in 2013

The 911 turns 50! For Porsche, the 50th anniversary of this iconic sports car is the central theme of 2013. There will be a wide variety of anniversary events, starting with the "Retro Classics" automobile show in Stuttgart. From March 7-10 the Porsche Museum will ring in the anniversary year with four special exhibits: an early-model 911 Turbo Coupe, a 911 Cabriolet study from 1981, a 1997 street version 911 GT1 and the pre-series Type 754 T7. This chassis by Professor Ferdinand Alexander Porsche was a milestone on the way to the 911 design.



The company is also sending an…
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Porsche's Interactive Pinterest Experience

Are you on Pinterest? We are, and so is Porsche. In addition to boards and boards of awesome cars, Porsche history, prototypes, heritage vehicles and more, the official Porsche Pinterest site is offering a chance for one of your photos to be enshrined in the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart!


Our contribution!

In anticipation of the all-new 911 Carrera 4 models that are coming soon, Porsche is hoping to ease the wait time by inviting you to join them in an interactive Pinterest experience.  All you need to do is...
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The 2012 Porsche 911 has been named the 2012 Best Car to Buy!

Motor Authority has named the 2012 Porsche 911 as the 2012 Best Car to Buy!  Value, style, performance, comfort, and practicality were the major criteria the contenders were judged on, but ultimately, the question of which was truly the best comes down to the experience of owning and driving it.



The 2012 Porsche 911 has taken what made the 911 such an iconic vehicle and made it better. Not only does the vehicle provide fantastic?
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