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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With Mercedes-Benz getting ready to battle the BMW X6 "crossover coupe" with a production version of the Concept Coupe SUV, its only a matter of time until other automakers jump on the bandwagon. Audi is reportedly also preparing a crossover coupe and now its being reported that Porsche is working on one as well.
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Porsche has unveiled the 2015 Macan four-cylinder in the U.K., which is powered by a new 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine, but unfortunately it doesn't look like it will be offered in the U.S.
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Porsche's CEO Matthias Müller recently confirmed to Germany's Auto Motor und Sport that the next-gen Porsche Boxster and Cayman will be getting a four-cylinder boxer engine. Müller says that following the 919 Hybrid race car, which also uses a four-cylinder engine, future Porsche road cars will also get four-cylinder engines.
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Porsche has taken the wraps off the two most powerful versions of the Boxster and Cayman, the 2015 Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS. The new GTS versions of the Boxster and Cayman are the most powerful and fastest versions available.
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Porsche is currently working on the second-generation Panamera, which is expected to launch in 2017. The next Panamera is going to ride on a new MSB platform that will likely be shared with Bentley, but the Panamera may get unique V6 and V8 engines.
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With the arrival of the new 2015 Porsche Macan SUV, Porsche's annual sales could pass the 200,000 mark next year, which is three years earlier than expected. Most of the sales increases will come from models like the Cayenne and the new Macan, which Porsche could easily sell around 50k Macans this year alone.
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Porsche is currently trying to decide if it should introduce a new sedan below the Panamera that would compete with models like the Maserati Ghibli, BMW 5-Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Porsche boss Matthias Muller revealed to Autocar that it's a possibility.
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The new Porsche 911 Targa has arrived, well at least it will by summer. Porsche has unveiled the 2014 Porsche 911 Targa 4 and Targa 4S, which are going to go on sale this summer starting at $101,600 for the Targa 4 and $116,200 for the Targa S. The 2014 911 Targa draws most of its inspiration from the original 1965 911 Targa 4 with its distinctive Targa roof bar, a movable front roof section, and a wraparound rear window.
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The first official photos of the 2015 Porsche 911 Targa have leaked online, just hours ahead of its debut today at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. The 2015 911 Targa ditches the sliding glass roof from the last Targa and instead gets a design that draws cues from the original 1960s version.
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The photos you see here are reportedly the patent photos for the 2015 Porsche 911 Targa, which is expected to debut sometime next year. The patent photos reveal that the next 911 Targa will now feature the retro removable top above the passenger compartment and thick B-pillar that the 911 Targa had in the 1980s.
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Porsche just unveiled the 2015 Porsche Macan SUV last week at the LA Auto Show and now you can check out all the pricing details on Porsche's website. The 2015 Porsche Macan starts at $49,900, which isn't bad, but that price quickly shoots up once you start adding in the options.
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The 2015 Porsche Macan baby SUV has been unveiled at the LA Auto Show ahead of its arrival next year. The 2015 Macan is now Porsche's fifth model line and will be offered as the Macan S and Macan Turbo here in the U.S., although the Macan Diesel is available in other markets.
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Porsche has announced that the 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder is even faster than Porsche initially thought it was. Porsche recently completed the final tuning measures and the result is that the 918 Spyder is now even faster.
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We're just a few days away from the world debut of the 2014 Porsche Macan SUV, but Porsche has just released another video of the Macan hitting the track in Weissach, Germany. The video gives us more footage of the Macan running laps on the track and also our first view of the Macan's interior.
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We're only a few weeks away from the official debut of the 2014 Porsche Macan, but a brochure of the new baby Porsche SUV has already leaked online. These are the first camouflage-free photos of the 2014 Macan, which is going to debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month.
The 2014 Macan borrows its platform from the Audi Q5 and will be offered in S and Turbo versions. The Macan Turbo is reportedly going to be powered by a twin-turbocharged a 3.6L V-6 with 395 horsepower and 406 lb-ft. of torque. The less powerful Macan S is expected to get a twin-turbocharged 3.0L V6.
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