2016 Porsche 911 to feature 3.0-litre turbo - report

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2016 Porsche 911 to feature 3.0-litre turbo - report

It's been widely rumoured that the non-GT models in the 2016 Porsche 911 lineup will be powered exclusively by a new turbocharged boxer engine, and now the first details are beginning to leak out...

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2016 Porsche 911 ‘991.2’ range previewed with new official shots
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2016 Porsche 911 ‘991.2’ range previewed with new official shots

The refreshed 2016 Porsche 911 range, dubbed ‘991.2’ by Stuttgart, has been given an early preview this week through official new photos. But, while these photos were distributed directly by Porsche, you won’t see much more here than CarAdvice’s own spy photos revealed back in May when the updated 911 was caught testing at the Nurburgring...


Porsche Pajun preview could come with Frankfurt-bound EV concept
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Porsche Pajun preview could come with Frankfurt-bound EV concept

Porsche may be struggling to meet explosive demand for its current range, but that’s not going to stop the brand from developing its future product plans. Already the company is running hard up against its production capacity, and the local waiting line on models like the all-new Macan is wrapped around the block...


Mercedes-AMG trailing Porsche by just 32 sales in Australia
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Mercedes-AMG trailing Porsche by just 32 sales in Australia

Mercedes-AMG is only 32 sales behind Porsche in Australia for the title of the best selling luxury performance brand. Mercedes-Benz AMG vehicles, now referred to as Mercedes-AMG, account for a staggering 13 percent of all Mercedes-Benz vehicles sold in Australia, giving our market the highest AMG uptake of any country in the world and nearly double that of the second contender...


Porsche Cars Australia profits almost triple to $18.8m after tax
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Porsche Cars Australia profits almost triple to $18.8m after tax

Porsche Cars Australia, the Australian importer of German manufacturer Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, has lodged papers with the industry regulator indicating an almost tripling of after-tax profits to $18,817,976 for calendar year 2014. The profit figure almost trebles profits lodged for calendar year 2013 of $6,810,968 after tax...


Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS Review
Rating: 910 /10
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Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS Review

Between the Carerra S and Turbo, there's this, the new GTS...

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$284,100

More brands passing new Luxury Car Tax savings on to buyers
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More brands passing new Luxury Car Tax savings on to buyers

Buyers shopping at the premium end of the new car market will hang onto a little extra pocket money from this week, with BMW, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lexus and Porsche all moving to pass new savings onto customers. Away from the prestige marques, overall market leader Toyota has announced that it too will treat its customers to the same benefits, available on a number of its large family cars...


Porsche passes LCT savings to customers with reduced pricing - UPDATE
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Porsche passes LCT savings to customers with reduced pricing - UPDATE

Porsche has handed down new savings to Australian buyers this week, following the release of its 2016 model year pricing in May. While that earlier update introduced new standard features and higher pricing across the range, the new reduced prices announced today are thanks to changes made to the Luxury Car Tax (LCT) this week...


Porsche 918 Spyder production ends
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Porsche 918 Spyder production ends

The most technologically-advanced Porsche model of all time - the Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid hypercar - has ended its production run after 21 months. The model was always going to have a short lifespan, with the German brand stating from the outset that it would only ever build 918 examples of the petrol-electric coupe...


2015 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Review
Rating: 9.510 /10
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2015 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Review

It's the most powerful naturally aspirated 911 Carrera, but comes with a hefty price tag. Is it worth a little over $60,000 more than the entry level 911 Carrera?

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$268,700

Porsche tops 2015 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, voice recognition issues increase
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Porsche tops 2015 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, voice recognition issues increase

Porsche, Kia and Jaguar have come out on top in the 2015 edition of the J.D. Power's Initial Quality Study. Every year, J.D. Power surveys customers over the first 90 days of ownership of their new cars for its Initial Quality Study (IQS). Porsche has come out on of the IQS for the third year running with just 80 problems per hundred vehicles (PP100)...


Volkswagen Group restructure to create four holding companies - report
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Volkswagen Group restructure to create four holding companies - report

Reports out of Europe claim the 12 brands belonging to the Volkswagen Group will be restructured into four distinct holding companies in a major reorganisation of one of the world’s largest automotive groups. The restructure will reportedly see three brands grouped together under each of the four holding companies in an arrangement designed to improve efficiency and speed up decision making within the business...


2015 Porsche Cayenne S Diesel Review
Rating: 910 /10
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2015 Porsche Cayenne S Diesel Review

The Cayenne S Diesel is, in our opinion, the pick of the widely popular Cayenne range. Its intoxicating blend of power and performance, mixed in with comfort, space and efficiency is hard to argue with.

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2015 Porsche Boxster GTS - remote roof operation
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2015 Porsche Boxster GTS - remote roof operation

Read the article here. Having a convertible Porsche on a nice sunny day is a pretty cool thing, but what makes the 2015 Porsche Boxster GTS even cooler is to be able to remotely lower the top - with just the key. To activate, simply press and hold the unlock button - the windows will move then the top will lower and stow into the bodywork...


Porsche working on 911 GT that focuses on driving purity - report
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Porsche working on 911 GT that focuses on driving purity - report

The Zuffenhausen-based brand is reportedly working on a version of the Porsche 911 that will be honed for simple driving pleasure. Sources within Porsche have told Autocar that the company is working on an addition of the 911 GT family, which will be setup for maximised driver feedback and interaction, rather than outright speed or optimised on-track performance...


2015 BMW X5 M v Porsche Cayenne Turbo : Comparison Review
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2015 BMW X5 M v Porsche Cayenne Turbo : Comparison Review

Traditionally, the sportscar concept embraced lightness and simplicity – a less is more approach. Increasingly, though, the makers of the BMW X5 M from Munich and Porsche Cayenne Turbo from Stuttgart – together with Affalterbach arch rival Mercedes-AMG – threaten to burst the conventional ‘sportiness’ pigeonhole at the seams plying extensive feature lists, excess in luxury and extremes of high performance in formulating their range-leading Sport Utility Vehicles...


2016 Porsche 911 facelift spy photos from the Nurburgring
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2016 Porsche 911 facelift spy photos from the Nurburgring

Car Advice's spy photographers have snapped pictures of what, we believe, is a prototype of the facelifted Porsche 911. The current-generation Porsche 911 was unveiled in 2011, so the timing is about right for us to be seeing developmental versions of a facelifted model running around on public roads and on the Nurburgring...


Porsche trademarks GT5 name - report
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Porsche trademarks GT5 name - report

Porsche has trademarked the name GT5, sparking speculation the German manufacturer is planning a new motorsports-inspired version of one or more of its luxury sports cars. Autocar reports Porsche submitted its application for the GT5 trademark with the German trademark office in August last year, and was granted approval for the name – along with the GT4 moniker that’s already in use – in October...


Porsche Boxster and 911 ranges add feature-packed Black Edition variants
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Porsche Boxster and 911 ranges add feature-packed Black Edition variants

The Porsche Boxster and 911 Carrera sports car ranges have been expanded with the introduction of feature-packed Black Edition variants. The Porsche Boxster Black Edition adds a claimed $15,000 in additional equipment to the entry-level Boxster on which it’s based, yet costs just $5700 more with the manual transmission ($110,800 plus on-road costs) and $6100 more with the dual-clutch PDK automatic ($116,190 plus on-roads)...


Porsche 911 plug-in hybrid may be approved by end of 2015
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Porsche 911 plug-in hybrid may be approved by end of 2015

The fate of the potential Porsche 911 plug-in hybrid will be decided later this year by the board of the German luxury car maker. Porsche CEO Matthias Muller told Automotive News that a decision on whether to go ahead with a plug-in hybrid version of the 911 would be made this year...