Category Archives: Porsche

The all-new Porsche 911 GT3 is a car to get excited about, not your everyday Porsche rental. The GT3 is a race-bred, track-tested, precision-guided, speed-seeking race car. Porsche took its latest generation platform 997, tore it apart, and then built the best handling, most fun street-legal car they could. Built on a modified 911 body that was lightened and tuned for extreme handling. The suspension upgraded, brakes improved and a short-shifter installed for rapid gear changes. Let us know if you are in Miami, New York, Chicago or LA and ready to feel the power and prowess of a Porsche!

Porsche Objects to Aston Martin GT3 Name–Legally

It is a challenging business to name a vehicle, as Aston Martin and many others have learned the hard way over the years. Porsche has taken a legal stand against Aston Martin due to the name of their recent offering, the Aston Martin GT3. Porsche is arguing that the GT3 label belongs to them and that Aston Martin has no rights to tack it onto their Vantage. The confusion continues because the FIA GT3 racing category has existed for years. Porsche took a legal stand against Aston Martin for using the GT3 nameplate.  So does Porsche own the rights to … Continue reading

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Porsche Plans to Remain Exclusive Even as Demand Rises

Luxury automaker Porsche plans to remain an exclusive brand, even as demand for its products continues to rise. This is a hot issue in the industry, as those with the funds and desire can be shot down when attempting to purchase because the brand only produces a certain amount annually, sometimes with special restrictions to the purchasers. Ferrari is known for maintaining a similar approach, favoring the exclusive nature of its beast to mass production. After all, if many people were rolling around in an exotic sports car like a Ferrari or a Porsche, the special factor would begin to … Continue reading

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Porsche Identity Crisis? Base Models May Bring 718 Back

Rumors are circulating that Porsche could be planning a move to rename the Boxster and Cayman models. In the future, they could be labeled the Porsche Boxster 718 and the Porsche Cayman 718. Is the Porsche 718 moniker poised for a comeback? Will the new Porsche entry-level automobiles be bringing the 718 digits back into play? Some sources say yes. The Porsche 718 badging rolled in to replace the 550A convertible racer. It was an open-cockpit racing Porsche produced between 1957 and 1962. The 718 Porsche revised the suspension and other key components and featured a mid-engine layout. It made … Continue reading

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True or False: Angry Woman Selling Cheating Husband’s Porsche 911 for 20k?

There is a listing for a Porsche 911 that has made headlines. Apparently, a woman is selling her cheating husband’s $150k Porsche 911 for 20K to obtain revenge and heal her broken heart via an extravagant trip to Europe. The ad is receiving mixed reviews, with some labeling it as a typical Internet hoax because who in their right mind would come off of such a valuable car for that price? If it is true, the woman is clearly out of the mind. Is it for real? Is there a woman mad enough to sell her husband’s Porsche 911 for … Continue reading

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Porsche InnoDrive Challenges Pesky Human Drivers

Porsche is joining the ranks of autonomous vehicle offerings. With the Porsche InnoDrive, the brand aims to begin paving a path toward eliminating driver (human) error. Will Porsche have what it takes to compete with the Google or Audi autonomous technologies? Not so fast. They are merely bundling some of their existing smart technologies together and still require flesh and bone to function. What autonomous really means The autonomous vehicle is being billed as one without human error, even though humans created it. The idea behind the technology is quite simple: A machine can stay focused on the road while … Continue reading

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2015 Porsche Cayenne GTS Revealed in Festive Red for the Holidays

The 2015 Porsche Cayenne GTS has been officially unveiled and it is a vision in red, just in time for the holidays. With a base model Porsche Cayenne and the turbo GTS sibling, it is shaping up to be a good year for the model. The 2015 Porsche Cayenne GTS at a glance: This model is packing somewhat heavy artillery in the form of a 3.6-liter V6 with 443 pound-feet of torque and 440 horses in the stable. Performance figures are as follows: It nails the 0-60 mile per hour jump in 5.2 seconds with a top speed of approximately … Continue reading

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Porsche Panamera Executive Series Steps Up Business Travel?

On the heels of reports that even the Porsche CEO feels that the Panamera could be improved–a new special edition is being released. The Porsche Panamera Executive Series shall cater to the busy business types out there in need of all the bells and whistles and a bit of extra space. Just 100 units of the Executive Series Panamera will be produced, making it a little more exclusive than its predecessors. For those interested in enjoying a different chauffeured luxury car with each trip, renting a car is still the route to take and less stressful than owning. Will the Porsche … Continue reading

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Porsche To Be First Company To Use Sistine Chapel For Event

For the first time ever, a luxury automaker has been given the Pope’s blessing to utilize the illustrious Sistine Chapel for an event. It would seem that the Pope is a Porsche fan, as he has granted the company use of the chapel to host a set of 20-person corporate events. This could be the most talked-about Porsche event in history. Hilarious photo by blogger hereisjorgebergoglio! I could not have done better myself Jorge.  Because this is the first time the Sistine Chapel has been ‘rented out’, so to speak, it has drawn worldwide attention to Porsche and the Pope. … Continue reading

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Porsche CEO Admits the Panamera Doesn’t Look Great

It is no secret that many dislike the looks of the Porsche Panamera. In a humorous turn, Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller has finally declared that the Panamera could look better. Finish belly laughing before moving on, it just feels good. It is all in the aesthetics: Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller declares that the Panamera could look better. The world doubles over in a fit of amusement.  Even die-hard Porsche fans hate the Panamera and it seems that they are not alone! The Porsche Panamera is an attempt at a super sedan, and it simply looks a bit off. The problem … Continue reading

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Porsche Cayenne Headlights Go Out in Russia

The viral videos of the sometimes-rough life in Russia are sadly entertaining, but this new scam involving Porsche Cayenne headlights may be the most frustrating for drivers! Apparently, because the headlights in the Porsche Cayenne can be removed from the outside and easily–lazy thieves in Russia have been watching for a Cayenne, waiting for the driver to park and leave the vehicle, then simply removing the lights. But then it gets worse. The Porsche Cayenne headlight thieves do not simply take their haul and sell it for money. They are much lazier than that! The thieves leave a note on … Continue reading

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