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New Porsche 919 Hybrid to debut in Abu Dhabi

RaceFriday, January 16th, 2015

The new Porsche 919 Hybrid will begin development work at the Yas Marina Circuit tomorrow ahead of the 2015 World Endurance Championship. The new 919 Hybrid – an evolution of the design used in...

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COMPETITION. WIN a 2015 Porsche calendar

LifestyleThursday, January 8th, 2015

WIN a 2015 Porsche calendar. But hurry, there’s only ONE Porsche had much to offer the discerning petrolhead in 2014.  The brand new 918 Spyder not only proved a devastating rival to both LaFerrari...

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The Forgotten Porsche Special. Porsche 924 Carr...

LifestyleMonday, January 5th, 2015

A new book charts the history of Porsche’s largely forgotten supercar. When the Porsche 924 Carrera was released in , it was ailed as one of the greatest ‘special’ machines yet released from Stuttgart....

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VIDEO: How to build a Porsche 911 engine

RoadMonday, December 29th, 2014

How a boxer engine is born. The Porsche 911 is one of the most iconic sports cars in the world. And powering it is one of the most legendary engines – a flat six...

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Ferrari 458 Speciale vs Porsche 911 GT3. Chris ...

RoadWednesday, November 26th, 2014

On his new YouTube channel, Chris Harris pits the Ferrari 458 Speciale against the Porsche 911 GT3 on-track. We knew that, fresh from his split with Drive to set up his own YouTube channel,...

Porsche 918 Spyder vs McLaren 650S Spider vs Koenigsegg One-1 TT Circuit Assen 01

VIDEO. Porsche 918 v McLaren 650S v Koenigsegg ...

RaceSunday, November 9th, 2014

The Porsche 918 Spyder takes on the McLaren 650S Spider and the Koenigsegg Agera R in a three-way drag race. But who comes out on top? At the TT Circuit Assen in the Netherlands,...

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VIDEO. Walter Röhrl meets the new Porsche Caye...

RoadThursday, November 6th, 2014

Two-time World Rally Champion Walter Röhrl puts the new Porsche Cayenne GTS through its paces on-track. When a company lets loose two-time World Rally Champion Walter Röhrl at the wheel of its newest Gran...

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Porsche. Targa vs Targa

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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’84 Porsche Outlaw vs ’14 Porsche Targa 4S

RoadTuesday, November 4th, 2014

Targa vs Targa. crankandpiston.com pits the new Porsche 911 Targa 4S against a 1984 Porsche Outlaw Targa to see just what two decades of engineering and development really looks like with its top off....

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Luftgekühlt: A Porsche Love-In at Deus Ex Mach...

RoadThursday, October 30th, 2014

Luftgekühlt – A celebration of Zuffenhausen’s finest air-cooled cars. Deus Ex Machina in Venice, California, played host to quite the collection of air-cooled Porsche recently. Orchestrated by Porsche factory racer Patrick Long and Howie...

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Outlaw Porsche 356. Family Tradition. Petrolici...

RoadTuesday, October 28th, 2014

A Porsche 356 and the Outlaw Emery family. The modus operandi here at crankandpiston is to normally present a featured video with a few words by way of introduction. For this latest film, by...

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VIDEO. Porsche vs McLaren vs Ducati

RaceTuesday, October 14th, 2014

Ducati 1199 Superlegerra meets Porsche 918 Spyder and McLaren P1 in a three-way drag race. But who comes out on top? In late 2012, we asked you a theoretically simple question: ‘which is faster,...