Over the years, motor mounts have evolved from when they were just an item to mount the engine to the frame or unibody.
Here are the advantages that follow with having ceramic-composite or carbon-ceramic brake rotors and pads.
Action sports star and Nitro Circus founder Travis Pastrana is returning to Pikes Peak with Yokohama Tire Corp. and Porsche at the upcoming “Race to the Clouds.”
In the latest T2 Breakdown, we highlight what’s happening in the automotive world from smashed police cruiser rebuilds to a major anniversary.
The history of the Porsche brand begins in 1948. Yet the foundation of the sports car manufacturer is built upon the life’s work of Professor Ferdinand Porsche – work which his son Ferry then continued.
Formerly the property of famed driver Jo Siffert and used in the epic film “Le Mans,” this historic 1970 Porsche 917K will headline The Pebble Beach Auction presented by Gooding & Company this August.
The Porsche 911 (930) Supersport – otherwise known as the wide-bodied ‘turbo look’ Carrera 3.2 – features the same wheelarches, whale tail rear spoiler, stiffer suspension and uprated brakes as the 930 Turbo, but Supersport models were full of visual aggression and were produced in very small numbers next to standard Carrera 3.2s.
Combining the 4.0-liter V8 engine from the Panamera Turbo with an electric motor, the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid delivers a total output of 680 hp and 626 lb.-ft. of torque. Only the limited production 918 Spyder has ever had more power.
For the first time Porsche is showing images of the centrepiece of its Le Mans winning Porsche 919 Hybrid.
The first 100% electrically powered Porsche is on its way. The supervisory board of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG gave the green light for the Mission E project. In the words of Dr. Oliver Blume, Chairman of the Executive Board, Porsche is thus “beginning a new chapter in the history of the sports car.” The vehicle is due to be launched at the end of the decade.
Porsche recently introduced the Mission E at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt, Germany. The Mission E is Porsche’s first all-electrically powered four-seat sports car.
With the new 2017 911 Carrera 4 and 911 Targa 4 models, the traction advantage courtesy of an enhanced all-wheel drive system is paired with innovative turbocharged engines that are more powerful and consume less fuel than their predecessors. The standard adaptive PASM chassis (Porsche Active Suspension Management) with its ten-millimeter reduced ride height provides an even greater bridge between agile handling and sophisticated ride comfort.