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Audi RS4 v Porsche 911 GTS drag race - video

Central to the appeal of the Audi RS4 Avant is the fact it offers sports car performance with a usable, practical boot. Just how much of sports car is it compared to, say, a Porsche 911 GTS though? The team at CarWow endeavoured to find out...

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Porsche ends diesel production for good
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Porsche ends diesel production for good

Porsche has officially ended production of its diesel vehicles, instead shifting its focus to e-mobility.  Using an official statement published on the company media website, Porsche CEO, Oliver Blume, said the company wasn't "demonising" what is an "important propulsion technology", but admitted it would have a "diesel-free" future...


2020 Porsche Taycan spied
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2020 Porsche Taycan spied

The Porsche Taycan has been spied wearing a little bit less camouflage, and a few more production design pieces. Although false body panels, printouts and tape obscure the look of the headlight and taillight units, we can see one of the Taycan's production alloy wheel designs for the first time...


2019 Porsche Cayenne Coupe spied at the Nurburgring
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2019 Porsche Cayenne Coupe spied at the Nurburgring

The Porsche Cayenne Coupe has been spied again at the Nurburgring, ahead of an anticipated production reveal sometime next year. It's been two years since we saw the first prototypes for the fastback Porsche SUV, and it appears the new body style is edging closer to production...


Luxury EV comparison: Six SUV challengers square off
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Luxury EV comparison: Six SUV challengers square off

The electric car revolution is finally becoming a reality, and not just at the fringes of the car industry. Tesla obviously got the jump on making EVs cool, and deserves some plaudits for it. But now the market's mature, luxury brands are making their moves, spending tens of billions of dollars in the process...


Audi and Porsche collaborating on electric vehicles
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Audi and Porsche collaborating on electric vehicles

Audi and Porsche are working together on what Audi today called the ‘premium platform electric’ (PPE), which will underpin a series of models across vehicles spanning the B, C and D-segments. This partnership's outcome will underpin the upcoming Porsche Taycan, as well as the Audi e-tron Sportback concept expected to be unveiled at the Los Angeles motor show in November...


2018 Porsche Cayenne Range review: Which should you buy?
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2018 Porsche Cayenne Range review: Which should you buy?

If you've settled on a Porsche Cayenne, firstly, half your luck. Secondly, just which model in the Cayenne range should you buy? We've assembled what we consider the three best options to pick the variant we think you should check out.


2018 Porsche Cayenne range review
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2018 Porsche Cayenne range review

The third generation of Porsche Cayenne has introduced more changes under the skin for the large SUV than the restrained remodelling of its exterior facade suggests. There’s been much effort, a few shake-ups, and a lot of massaging that has culminated in positive impressions of the revised range in reviews to date: a 9/10 rating (by yours truly) at the global launch of the S and Turbo, a slightly more sober 8...


2020 Porsche 911 GT3 to go turbo - report
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2020 Porsche 911 GT3 to go turbo - report

The next-generation Porsche 911 GT3 could finally succumb to turbocharging, according to a new report out of the UK. Autocar cites a "Stuttgart-based source with direct links to Porsche Motorsport", claiming the next GT3, likely to surface around 2020, will get a "reworked version" of the 3.8-litre twin-turbo flat six destined for the 911 Turbo...


Porsche 911 Turbo 'Project Gold' revealed
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Porsche 911 Turbo 'Project Gold' revealed

Porsche has unveiled its resto-modded Project Gold 911 Turbo, with a brand new 3.6-litre turbocharged flat six engine wrapped up in a lovingly-restored 993 Turbo body. The one-off reportedly took 18 months to create, using a combination of original, restored and 'new' parts...


2019 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 spied again
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2019 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 spied again

Spy photographers have captured the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 again this week, ahead of an anticipated reveal later this year. The prototype was spied alongside the related 718 Boxster Spyder development vehicle, wearing next to no camouflage as per the most recent sighting...


Jay Leno drives 1993 Porsche Schuppan 962CR - video
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Jay Leno drives 1993 Porsche Schuppan 962CR - video

The Porsche Schuppan 962CR was a limited-run special built by race car driver Vern Schuppan, based on the Porsche 962 Le Mans race car he drove and owned with his team. Just six are believed to have ever been made, including the first prototype, powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.3-litre flat six making around 600hp (447kW)...


Dieselgate: Current, former Volkswagen CEO knew of cheating before public admission - report
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Dieselgate: Current, former Volkswagen CEO knew of cheating before public admission - report

Recently-unsealed court filings are giving us a better insight into who at Volkswagen knew about what (and when they knew it) in the long-running Dieselgate emissions cheating saga. Recently unsealed documents, reported by Der Spiegel and filed by the Braunschweig prosecutor's office, say Martin Winterkorn, Volkswagen Group CEO at the time, and Herbert Diess, current VW Group CEO and then-head of the Volkswagen brand, were present at a meeting about the cheating on July 27, 2015...


Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche diesel models hit with Swiss registration ban
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Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche diesel models hit with Swiss registration ban

FEDERO, the Federal Roads Office in Switzerland, will stop some diesel Audi A6/A7, Mercedes-Benz Vito, Porsche Macan and Porsche Cayenne models fitted with 'defeat devices' from being registered. A release from the body said any vehicles imported after tomorrow won't be road register-able until they have the 'defeat device' removed, while vehicles already in the country will need to be tweaked to meet emissions standards...


Mark Webber talks about his connection to Porsche - video
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Mark Webber talks about his connection to Porsche - video

Mark Webber might have spent the majority of his career in a Red Bull Racing F1 car, but he's forged a strong connection to Porsche since leaving the world of single-seaters. Having raced the 919 Hybrid, he's now serving as an ambassador for the brand – and it appears the role is more than just a financial arrangement...


Porsche Cayenne Turbo tops 300km/h - video
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Porsche Cayenne Turbo tops 300km/h - video

The Porsche Cayenne Turbo has a claimed top speed of 286km/h, though you'll never get to those speeds Down Under thanks to our strict  laws. However, back in Europe, AutoTopNL has taken a Cayenne Turbo to the limit, demonstrating the performance SUV's ferocious straight-line acceleration and top speed capabilities in a couple of videos on YouTube...


Porsche preparing 'Project Gold' 993 911 Turbo homage
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Porsche preparing 'Project Gold' 993 911 Turbo homage

Porsche resto-modding is in vogue at the moment, with the likes of Singer taking classic 911s and giving them a new, expensive lease on life. Now, the team in Stuttgart is getting on board with the craze, teasing a special air-cooled 911 Turbo developed to celebrate 70 years of Porsche. Details about the 'Project Gold' 911 are scant at the moment, barring the sketches shown off in the video below...


Driven: Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Edition

Driven: Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Edition

We get to do some pretty cool things at CarAdvice sometimes. Like this, the time we visited Porsche's Exclusive Manufaktur facility at its German headquarters. Immediately after, we were beckoned across the road, where a fleet of 911s belonging to the Porsche Museum sat gleaming in the Stuttgart sun. Take your pick, we were told...

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2019 Porsche 911 spied practically undisguised
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2019 Porsche 911 spied practically undisguised

Just a few strips of tape around the tail-lights and a mask for the headlights separate this pre-production prototype from the final, showroom-ready version of the next Porsche 911. Externally, the new generation model is distinguished by its heavily flared wheel arches, which give the vehicle a real presence and a bit of retro flair...


2020 Porsche Taycan drivetrain details announced
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2020 Porsche Taycan drivetrain details announced

The first details about the Porsche Taycan and its all-electric drivetrain have been revealed by the Zuffenhausen-based car maker. The Taycan will be powered by two permanently excited synchronous motors, one for each axle, and each featuring a permanently magnetised rotor which spins thanks to a stator's magnetic field...