2020 Porsche Taycan modifications coming from Hennessey


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Texas-based tuner Hennessey Performance has announced that it will focus on the 2020 Porsche Taycan electric sports sedan. This will be the first electric car for which the company will offer adjustments. But unlike the many cars with internal combustion that Hennessey is working on, there will not immediately be power upgrades. Instead, Hennessey noted […]

September 24, 2019

Porsche tech rep says carbon brakes are not the best for track use


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During the 2020 992 series Porsche 911 launch in Australia, Wheels Magazine spoke to Paul Watson, the country's technical representative in Porsche. When the conversation was about carbon-ceramic brakes, Watson surprised his questioners with the statement that "if you do club days, we would always recommend iron discs." This is an unexpected consideration, given that […]

March 24, 2019

Porsche sees dealer gold in classic cars


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Gaudin Porsche from Las Vegas has been part of the Porsche Classic program for three years and maintains older models. It is a problem for some car brands to let customers drive for years with their old vehicles. For Porsche Cars North America it is a potential new gold mine. More than 70 percent of […]

November 17, 2018

Modified Porsche 911 GT2 RS retakes Nurburgring lap record


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In recent years, the lap times on the N├╝rburgring-Nordschleife have declined with increasing regularity. A little more than a year ago, a new Porsche 911 GT2 RS introduced a 6: 47.25, taking the crown out of the hands of the Lamborghini Hurac├ín LP 640-4 Performante. This summer the Italians stormed the Ring and claimed the […]

November 2, 2018

Porsche dealers brace for electric era


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MONTEREY, California – Porsche is tightening its investment plans as the brand of sports cars accelerates towards electrification. And his American dealers will have to take an important share. Porsche blamed the number of fast chargers that it would need to be over 700, or about 40 percent more than previously estimated. American dealers are […]

October 15, 2018