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2013 PGO Cervennes Speedster Looks like an Old-School Porsche Speedster

2013 PGO Cervennes Speedster Looks like an Old-School Porsche Speedster

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Replica Porsche 356 uses BMW power

Out of all of the Porsches ever to roll out of Germany, my favorite is the classic Porsche 356. I love the lines of the car and of always thought it would be really cool to own one. The problem is...

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2013 PGO Cervennes Speedster Looks like an Old-School Porsche Speedster

Jun 20 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Replica Porsche 356 uses BMW power

Out of all of the Porsches ever to roll out of Germany, my favorite is the classic Porsche 356. I love the lines of the car and of always thought it would be really cool to own one. The problem is those cars are not only rare, they are incredibly expensive. A company named PGO has a name for building replica sports cars based on the Porsche 356.

The French company has unveiled its latest version called the 2013 PGO Cervennes and it has all the style of the Porsche 356 in a modern body. The 2013 model is only mildly updated on the outside, but it's significantly different on the on the inside. The car is now powered by a turbocharged direct injected 1.6-liter BMW four-cylinder engine.

That engine delivers 181 hp and 177 pound feet of torque. That doesn't sound like a lot of power, but the car weighs only a bit over 2200 pounds. Top speed is expected to be about 140 mph and the transmission is a six-speed manual. Pricing and availability for the car are unknown.

 
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2015 Porsche Cayenne Base And GTS Models Headed For L.A. Auto Show

Nov 5 2014 2:30am CST | Source: Motor Authority

When Porsche introduced its updated 2015 Cayenne range at the recent Paris Auto Show, the base model and sporty GTS were noticeably absent. It turns out Porsche were saving these for this month’s Los Angeles Auto Show, and we now have the first photos and details ahead of the show’s November 18 opening. The Cayenne GTS sits between the... ...
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2 weeks ago

​2015 Porsche Cayenne GTS: This Is It

Nov 4 2014 8:47pm CST | Source: Jalopnik

Porsche is out with two new Cayennes, and like every model in its stable, there has to be at least a half-dozen variants. Minimum. So it's time to meet the Turbo-wannabe GTS and its base sibling, that – gasp! – ...
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2 weeks ago

2016 Porsche Panamera spied up close

Nov 4 2014 7:10pm CST | Source: World Car Fans

Work continues on the 2016 Porsche Panamera as our spies have snapped new pictures of the next-gene ...
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2015 Porsche Cayenne & Cayenne GTS unveiled [video]

Nov 4 2014 6:30pm CST | Source: World Car Fans

Porsche has unveiled the Cayenne GTS, ahead of its debut at the Los Angeles Auto ...
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Hey, Porsche Just Debuted a New Cayenne GTS Alongside a New Base Model

Nov 4 2014 5:05pm CST | Source: Car and Driver

One of the most capable and rewarding SUVs extant, the Porsche Cayenne saw its portfolio shrink with the introduction of the face-lifted 2015 model. But it has once again begun to balloon before the 2015 model year can even run out, with the reintroduction of the entry-level version and the GTS. The latter is a variation of the Cayenne S that mimics the a ...
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2015 Porsche Panamera

Nov 4 2014 4:48pm CST | Source: The Car Connection

Now in its second generation, the Porsche Panamera remains a surprising combination of large luxury sedan and high-performance sports car. With its large and truly usable back seat, upscale interior, and brilliant dynamics, plus a range of powertrains from a plug-in hybrid ...
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2 weeks ago

SEMA: Tanner Foust Racing ENEOS RWB Beetle is more pumpkin than Porsche

Nov 4 2014 4:30pm CST | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Aftermarket, SEMA Show, Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen, Celebrities, Specialty "Many Porsche owners like the Beetle. The Beetle is a very good car and it looks like a Porsche a little bit," according to Akira Nakai, the man at the helm of Japanese tuning house RAUH-Welt Begriff. "It is similar, but a Beetle is not a Porsche, so we made a completely new design for this Beetle." We like the VW Beetle for what it is, and these days that's, basically a front ...
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2 weeks ago

This B.C. man brings million-dollar classic cars back to life

Nov 4 2014 3:02pm CST | Source: Driving Canada

Hidden away in a rural part of Vancouver Island, one of the world’s best automotive restorers brings million-dollar beauties back to life. VICTORIA, B.C. — “…and cheap too, at $1.3-million.” The relative insanity of this half-overheard statement doesn’t actually penetrate my brain. I am stunned, floored, gob-smacked by what I am seeing. Two, no, three Ferrari Daytonas. A pair of D-Type Jaguars, one wearing Ecurie Ecosse racing live ...
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Sinkhole Corvette ZR1 “Blue Devil” Finally Restored to Pre-Cave Glory

Nov 4 2014 1:48pm CST | Source: Car and Driver

Back in February, the earth opened its gaping maw underneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, and swallowed eight historic Vettes whole. It was a sickening sight–one you can relive here, with video caught the moment the sinkhole appeared–leaving eight rare Corvettes with a value of around $2 million strewn about the cavern floor like Matchbox cars. Now, the first vehicular victim of the sinkhole has been fully restored, and it’s a legend: The 2009 ZR1 “Blue Devil” protot ...
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Customized Volkswagen Beetle unveiled at SEMA by Tanner Foust and RAUH-Welt Begriff

Nov 4 2014 11:20am CST | Source: World Car Fans

Rallycross driver Tanner Foust in association with Porsche tuner RAUH-Welt Begriff have introduced a heavily modified Volkswagen Beetl ...
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