Weekly Porsche Wrap

Hidden message on Porsche 918 RSR video – In the video below, you can see “…im CAD hat’s passt” inscribed on the new Porsche 918 RSR in handwritten script. Translated in English, it means “it fits in CAD!”. It evidently referred to the unwelcome discoveries that pieces shown to fit during the computer design phase […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

Party ends early for a pair of teens – A couple of teenagers were headed to a party last week in daddy’s Porsche Boxster at 1:30am on a highway in Houston, Texas when another car began to frantically wave them down. Seems the back of the car was on fire. The teens pulled over and […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

Here are some things I’ve had bookmarked from the past couple of weeks that I finally got back to read. Always interesting developments in the Porsche world. Chrysler designers pick the brains of Porsche owners – For nearly as long as I’ve loved Porsches, I’ve been keenly aware of the rivalry that exists between American […]

Porsche Revive The Passion Project

I mentioned this project a while back, but didn’t realize until recently that they were tracking it’s progress through a special site. Over the next 12 months, Porsche will restore a 1973 Porsche 911 T Coupe. The finished car will be raffled off among PCA members. It seems Porsche isn’t the only one following a […]

Comforting Porsche Panorama Article

I was catching up on some magazine reading a few weeks ago and read an article in Porsche Panorama magazine about the future of Porsche and specifically it’s autonomy in the wake of Volkswagen’s takeover of the company. One of the scarier moments for those who follow the company from an executive standpoint was when […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

Late again, but some cool stories and sites from last week. 50 years of Porsche Speedster ownership – This was a cool little story about Jim Giese who has owned his 1958 Speedster for nearly 50 years. He bought the car in October of 1960. He’s driven and enjoyed the car, including a fair amount […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

This should probably be called the Monthly Porsche Wrap as it’s been about that long since my last weekly update. I’m sure none of you are on pins and needles with Texas size holes in the middle of your current Porsche events knowledge waiting for me. I still like to get them out in a […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

Porsche searches for oldest Porsche in the U.S. – Brad, a long time PorschePerfect.com reader, sent me a link to this last week (thanks Brad!). I’d just read the same thing myself. This is a great little celebration Porsche is doing in honor of their 60 year anniversary of their cars being in America. They’re […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

Gansevoort Hotels cart VIP guests around in style – The Gansevoort Hotel Group in New York City decided that they needed to kick their in-town car service and airport transportation up a notch. What better way than to car their VIP guests around in a Porsche Panamera 4S! With all of the luxury hotels vying […]

Porsche Weekly Wrap

N. Technology Porsche Panamera scores a debut win in the series round – I’ll admit, when I first mentioned this car a couple of weeks ago, I was a naysayer (Three…ummm…interesting Porsches). It seems the people over at N. Technology knew what they were doing turning their Porsche Panamera S into a race ready machine. […]