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Porsche Unveils New 911 Turbo Cabriolet Models
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Porsche Unveils New 911 Turbo Cabriolet Models

Sep 23 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

Porsche now offers four different 911 Turbo models

Porsche has pulled the wraps off of a pair of 911 Turbo Cabriolet models bringing the total number of 911 Turbo cars available for 2014 to four. Porsche has announced the 911 Turbo Cabriolet and the...

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Porsche Unveils New 911 Turbo Cabriolet Models

Sep 23 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

Porsche now offers four different 911 Turbo models

Porsche has pulled the wraps off of a pair of 911 Turbo Cabriolet models bringing the total number of 911 Turbo cars available for 2014 to four. Porsche has announced the 911 Turbo Cabriolet and the 911 Turbo S Cabriolet.

Both cars use a twin turbo 3.8-liter six-cylinder engine directly from the coupe versions of the 911 Turbo. The normal Turbo Cabriolet produces 520 hp. The souped-up 911 Turbo S Cabriolet produces 560 hp. Both versions use a seven-speed PK dual clutch transmission and feature PTM all-wheel-drive.

The cars also have the same rear-axle steering is featured on the coupe versions. The standard Turbo Cabriolet can reach 60 mph in 3.3 seconds with the S version needing only 3.1 seconds for the same feat. The 911 Turbo Cabriolet will start at $160,700 with the S version starting at $193,900. The cars will go on sale in early 2014.

 
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Audi 1-2 and first win for KCMG in rainy COTA race

Sep 21 2014 1:22am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Audi 1-2 and first win for KCMG in rainy COTA race The #2 Audi Sport Team Joest crew of Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer and Benoît Tréluyer picked up from where they left off at Le Mans by taking a well-judged victory. Sun 21.09.14, 8:08AM The 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour winners took the chequered flag ...
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Aston Martin takes GTE double at COTA

Sep 21 2014 1:16am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Aston Martin takes GTE double at COTA The LMGTE categories of the FIA World Endurance Championship never fail to deliver when it comes to tension and on-track excitement and today proved to be no exception. Sun 21.09.14, 8:08AM In the 6 Hours of Circuit of The Americas, Aston Mart ...
Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile   Full article at: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile
 

 
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Video: Porsche Museum Secrets Parts 1 & 2

Sep 20 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Top Speed

It’s no mystery that Porsche has built some of the most fascinating sports and race cars the world has seen since the late 1940s. Some of these vehicles took years to develop and had numerous prototypes that preceded them. Some of them are already famous, while Porsche kept others under wraps until the 21st century. Now, after decades of silence, the Germans are revealing their full lineup of prototypes and concept cars in a new exhibit at the Porsche museum.The exhibit goes by ...
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Nissan wants an American driver for its Le Mans team

Sep 20 2014 12:05pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Motorsports, Nissan, Racing "We'll use every driver development tool we have to take them to the next level, but they will also have to step up." - Darren Cox Nissan is aiming to put an American behind the wheel of one of its LMP1 racecars in 2016 as part of plans to grow its motorsports program in the United States. The driver would compete in the LMP2 class and the new LMP3 class of the FIA World Endurance Car Championship nex ...
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Ferrari and Porsche reign at COTA

Sep 20 2014 7:51am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Ferrari and Porsche reign at COTA The No.51 AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia driven by Gimmi Bruni and Toni Vilander will start from pole position for the fourth round of the FIA WEC. Sat 20.09.14, 2:02PM LMGTE PRO   The No.51 AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia driven by Gimmi Bruni and ...
Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile   Full article at: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile
 

 
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Toyota takes 3rd pole of year ahead of 6hrs COTA

Sep 20 2014 7:38am CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Toyota takes 3rd pole of year ahead of 6hrs COTA Toyota Racing won the first battle of the weekend at Circuit of the Americas this evening by taking pole position for the fourth round of the 2014 FIA WEC. Sat 20.09.14, 2:02PM 
LMP1 -H   It was the perfect way for the Japanese manufacturer to ...
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Porsche Exclusive shows off their Cayenne S E-Hybrid

Sep 20 2014 2:00am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Dressed in Meteor Grey Metallic, the crossover has been equipped with tinted bi-xenon headlights and the Sp ...
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Car Review: 2015 Ford Mustang

Sep 19 2014 9:20pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. — Who among us has not been touched in some way by the Ford Mustang? How many children, teens or adults vowed to own one after falling for its shape and its simple down-to-earth appeal? How many people tried to convince their spouses the Mustang was an ideal family car? How, after 50 years in the marketplace, can one car so dominate our dreams of driving fast, wild and free? Blasting through the twisty canyons of Angeles Crest Highway, the exhaust from the 2015 ...
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The Convoluted History Of Why The Carrera GT Sounds Like An F1 Car

Sep 19 2014 6:00pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

The Porsche Carrera GT has always been known for its screaming wail of an exhaust note, not so different from an old F1 car. As it turns out, there's a very good (if c ...
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Going, Going . . . Lotus to Drop Evora From U.S. Market

Sep 19 2014 2:47pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Following on from Lotus’s announcement of impending job losses, some more bad news for the brand’s dwindling band of followers in the States: We’ve learned that the company’s last street-legal model, the Evora, is going to be withdrawn from sale in the U.S. The news probably doesn’t come as a huge surprise. The 2014 Evora happened only because the company got a 12-month exemption on the federal requirement to fit smart airbags. That has now expired, and a highly placed sourc ...
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