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2021 Porsche Taycan RWD teased for Europe

Porsche has teased an upcoming addition to its Taycan electric vehicle (EV) line-up in Europe. A shadowy image posted to Porsche's social media pages shows a quartet of Taycan models parked adjacent to each other...

2021 Porsche Boxster 25 Years launched as limited-edition

The 2021 Porsche Boxster 25 Years limited-edition variant has been officially unveiled in Europe – ahead of an Australian arrival in April – in celebration of the mid-engined two-seater sports car’s quarter-century anniversary. Based on the standard GTS 4.0, the new limited-edition 718 Boxster is powered by a 4...

Never-before-seen Porsche 550one 'Lil' Bastard' concept revealed

A one-of-a-kind Porsche concept known as the 550one has been unveiled after more than 12 years out of the public eye. The Porsche 550one was a mid-engined roadster created in 2008 as a modern tribute to the iconic 550 Spyder, a car made famous by Hollywood actor James Dean – who was killed while behind the wheel of his 1955 550 Spyder...

Singer ACS revealed: Retro Porsche 911 goes rallying

US-based Porsche restoration specialist Singer has unveiled the All-Terrain Competition Study (ACS), a rally-ready version of the classic Porsche 911 inspired by the 959 Safari and other 'safari' style Porsche rally cars of the 1980s...

2021 Porsche new cars

Porsche largely defied the COVID-19 downward trend for new car sales, down just 1.2 per cent year-on-year. The stars of the show were again the SUVs, with Macan and Cayenne accounting for a remarkable 83 per cent of total Porsche sales. Proving the appetite for 'coupe' style bodies exists, the arrival of the Cayenne Coupe in 2020 has seen sales of the wagon-bodied Cayenne take a hit...

Porsche set for Le Mans return

Porsche has confirmed it will contest the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2023. The German manufacturer will contest the series under the new LMDh regulations, eschewing the much-vaunted hypercar category that has already attracted entries from Toyota and Peugeot...

Porsche Cayenne: One million and counting

Porsche has built its one millionth Cayenne, just 18 years after the controversial SUV was launched. An SUV may have once been unthinkable for the iconic sports-car specialist, however it has been crucial to the brand's survival – and financial stability to continue making high-performance cars...

My first Porsche, and why a 718 is better than a 911

Halfway through a week-long loan of a Porsche 718 Spyder, the penny dropped. To be specific, it happened after a long drive. There I was, sitting at a café, wistfully admiring its beauty, unlike my usual self. What happened? The Porsche vying for my attention was neither a 911 nor a GT-series car. Just a 718, in fact...

Porsche Australia to unveil 70th anniversary special edition in 2021

Porsche Cars Australia has confirmed the arrival of a new, Australia-only special edition model in 2021, intended to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the brand's presence Down Under. Few details of the limited-edition model have been confirmed, with the brand's local division merely stating it will be finished in Fish Silver Grey Metallic, a new colour developed by Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur and in collaboration with the 'Style Porsche' design team...

Porsche 911 GT2 RS breaks Mount Panorama production car lap record

A Porsche 911 GT2 RS has broken the production car lap record at Mount Panorama, with amateur driver Jeff Morton behind the wheel. The time of 2:14.24 – achieved during a Super Sprint session at the Challenge Bathurst event – shaved more than two seconds of the previous record of 2:16.50, set in 2017 by Bernd Schneider in a Mercedes-AMG GT R...

2021 Porsche 911 GT3 details emerge: 9000rpm redline, 375kW output, no weight gain

Official details of the upcoming 2021 Porsche 911 GT3 have surfaced overseas, ahead of the track-focused model's expected unveiling in early 2021. Porsche has given passenger rides to international publications in a prototype GT3, revealing a number of details and specifications of the new GT-branded 911, including its engine, suspension and aerodynamics package...