Porsche has confirmed plans to introduce a wagon version of the next-generation Panamera in the U.S. within the next two model years. Often referred to as a shooting brake design in Europe, the Panamera wagon will borrow styling traits from the Sport Turismo concept car Porsche showed at the 2012 Paris Motor Show.
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Following the introduction of the 718 Boxster, Porsche has unveiled the 2017 718 Cayman. The third generation Cayman gets the same turbocharged four-cylinder engines as the Boxster, but for the first time, the 718 Cayman is now priced below the 718 Boxster.
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Porsche has unveiled the limited edition 2016 Porsche 911 R at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The 911 R is limited to 991 units worldwide, and is the lightest available version of the 911 at only 3,021 pounds.
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Porsche has unveiled the new 718 Boxster and Boxster S, which are now both powered by new turbocharged four-cylinder engines.
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After several unconfirmed reports, Porsche has finally confirmed that it is working on a plug-in hybrid version of the 911. At the Detroit Auto Show, Erhard Mössle, the 911 turbo's engineering head, confirmed that the hybrid 911 is in the works.
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Porsche has announced that both the Boxster and Cayman models will be renamed the 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman when their mid-cycle updates debut in 2016. Both models will also get a new turbocharged four-cylinder.
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Porsche has confirmed that it will build a production version of the Mission E concept car that was unveiled in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. If all goes as planned, Porsche expects it to enter production by the end of the decade.
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Porsche has unveiled the updated 2017 911 Turbo and Turbo S models ahead of their world debut next month at the Detroit Auto Show. Both models now pack 20 more horsepower than before, plus there are some styling updates and a list of new features.
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Porsche has unveiled the 2017 Macan GTS, which borrows the 3.0L twin-turbocharged V6 from the Macan S, but dials up the performance with 360-hp and 369 lb-ft. of torque. The Macan GTS also gets a reengineered suspension, unique GTS-specific exterior and interior appointments, and new connectivity options.
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Following the introduction of the refreshed 2017 911 Carrera and Carrera S models, Porsche has unveiled the updated Carrera 4 and Targa 4 models. Both models are powered by a bi-turbocharged 3.0L six-cylinder engine that generates 370-hp in the standard version, while the S models up the output to 420-hp.
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Porsche is bringing a new racing version of the Cayman GT4 to this year's LA Auto Show - the Cayman GT4 Clubsport. Using the Cayman GT4 as its base, the Cayman GT4 Clubsport gets a double clutch transmission, lighter suspension and beefier brakes.
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Porsche is expanding its lineup of Black Edition models with the debut of the Cayman Black Edition. The Cayman Black Edition features a Black on Black design just like the Black Edition versions of the 911 and Boxster.
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To celebrate the fifth Rennsport Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Porsche has unveiled the limited 911 Carrera GTS Rennsport Reunion Edition. The latest special edition 911 is going to be extremely limited, since Porsche is only planning on producing 25 units and the model will only be sold in North America.
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Porsche looks like it's getting ready to go head to head with Tesla, since it just revealed the new Mission E electric car concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
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Porsche has revealed the updates to the 2017 911 Carrera and Carrera S models, which are going to debut this month in Frankfurt. The updates include a restyled exterior, new turbocharged engines, chassis updates and the new Porsche Communication Management System that comes with Apple CarPlay.
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Porsche has confirmed that both the Boxster and Cayman will get a new four-cylinder engine next year. Porsche CEO Matthias Müller has revealed that both models will be getting a flat-four boxer engine by mid-2016, which will be the first time that Porsche has sold a four-cylinder engine in the U.S. in 20 years.
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Porsche has unveiled a new customer sport race car that is based on the 911 GT3 RS - the 911 GT3 R. The 911 GT3 R starts with the GT3 RS, but thanks to its lower weight, improved aerodynamics and a few other mods, it's ready for the track.
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It's been reported for a while that Porsche is working on a BMW 5 Series rival, but now a new report claims that the new model will also be offered with electric and hydrogen fuel cell versions. A series of new patent applications filed in Germany, the U.S. and China have revealed some of the details for the new vehicle, which will be based on the Panamera Sport Turismo concept.
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Due to the strong demand for the Cayman GT4, Porsche execs are reportedly trying to decide if Porsche should build a more hardcore version of the Boxster Spyder that was unveiled earlier this month. The Boxster Spyder is already the top version of the Boxster lineup, but it wouldn't take too much work to develop a GT4-badged version.
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Porsche has revealed the 2016 Boxster Spyder, which will sit at the top of the Boxster range when it arrives later this year. Inspired by the 718 Spyder from the 1960s, the Boxster Spyder recalls roadsters from the past with its prominent streamliners that extend down along the sweeping rear lid behind the headrests.
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Porsche has revealed a new version of the Panamera, which is simply called the "Edition." The Panamera Edition stands out through elegant styling combined with a significantly expanded range of standard equipment.
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Porsche has revealed a new top dog in the 911 range, the 911 GT3 RS, which takes the performance of the GT3 to new heights. The 911 GT3 RS gets long list of modifications ranging from custom aerodynamics to light weight components and a new engine, which should make it a blast to drive on the track.
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Porsche has revealed a new body kit for the 911 Turbo and Turbo S models. Called the Aerokit, it adds a new front spoiler and a completely redesigned rear deck lid that has a fixed rear spoiler with side winglets while maintaining the automatically adjusting rear wing.
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Porsche has unveiled the Cayman GT4, which is set to debut next month at the Geneva Motor Show. According to Porsche, the Cayman GT4 clearly demonstrates Porsche's dedication and passion to continue to promote truly industry-leading two-door sports cars in the future. Clocking a lap time of 7 minutes and 40 seconds on the North Loop of the Nürburgring, the Cayman GT4 earns the same lap time as the 2011 911 GT3.
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Rumors about an all-electric Porsche midsize sedan have been on and off, but now the latest rumor claims that plans are moving forward to bring it to market in about four years. Previous reports claimed that Porsche is working on an electric model, but Porsche quickly rejected the rumors, but now development is supposedly back on.
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Earlier this month Porsche unveiled the new Cayenne Turbo S at the Detroit Auto Show, which is powered by a turbocharged V8 that packs 570 horsepower and is capable of reaching 60 mph in a quick 3.8 seconds. Even with specs that now rival the 911, Porsche says that the next-generation Cayenne will be even quicker when it arrives in 2017.
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To celebrate the 60th anniversary of Porsche Club of America - the largest Porsche club organization in the world, Porsche has created a unique 911. Based on the 911 Carrera GTS, the limited-edition GTS Club Coupe is highlighted by its unique "Club Blau" color.
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Porsche has unveiled the updated base 2015 Cayenne and Cayenne GTS models ahead of their debut this month at the LA Auto Show later this month.
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Porsche has announced the release of the uber limited Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series, which is going to have its world premiere next month at the 2014 LA Auto Show.
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Porsche is currently working on a new model that will slot in below the Panamera in Porsche's lineup and while the new model will take on rivals like the BMW 5 Series, it will also be offered in a full electric version. The fully electric model will be Porsche's first ever production electric car and will go head to head with the Tesla Model S.
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Porsche has confirmed that it will offer a diesel-powered version of the Macan crossover in the U.S.
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Porsche just publicly admitted that the design of the Porsche Panamera is not great. Matthias Mueller, Porsche's CEO recently told Motoring that the design of the second-generation Panamera needs to improve significantly compared to the current model.
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Porsche has unveiled the all four of the 2015 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS models. Available as a coupe or cabriolet with rear or all-wheel-drive, the 911 GTS packs 430 horsepower and reaches 0-60 mph in a quick 3.8 seconds.
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It was reported that Porsche was considering a small Boxster-based roadster that would be smaller and less expensive than the Boxster, but now those plans have reportedly been abandoned.
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Porsche currently offers three plug-in hybrid models, the 918 Spyder and the Cayenne and Panamera S E-Hybrid models, but could Porsche release other plug-in hybrids? Porsche has placed emphasis on vehicle electrification, which means that the rest of Porsche's lineup could soon offer a plug-in hybrid system, including the new Macan.
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Porsche has released a new video of the 2015 Cayman GTS that shows off its handling capabilities on a go-kart track.
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A batch of patent photos of the upcoming Porsche 911 GT3 RS have leaked out, giving the world an early look at the top version of the 911.
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Porsche has taken the wraps off the updated 2015 Porsche Cayenne. For 2015 the Cayenne will be offered in four versions in the United States: Cayenne Diesel, Cayenne S, Cayenne Turbo, and the new plug-in hybrid Cayenne S E-Hybrid.
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Although the 2015 Porsche Macan only went on sale in May, Porsche its already sold out. If you were hoping to buy a Macan, you will have to wait at least six months or longer to get one. Because of the long wait Porsche is willing to give you a Boxster or Cayman to keep you happy while you wait.
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Porsche has yet to release any details about its widely rumored new four-cylinder engines, but a new report states that there are at least three four-cylinder engines in the works: a 1.6-, 2.0- and 2.5-liter.
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