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Happy Anniversary: Porsche marks 60 years in the U.S.

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Mar 25th, 2010 at 7:27PM

It's hard to believe that 2010 marks Porsche's 60th anniversary of doing good business here in the United States. Though, you might also say that very few automakers have done as much as Porsche in such short an amount of time, which speaks volumes about the automaker's wares. Way back in 1950, Ferry Porsche and two Austrians by the names of Max Hoffman and Johnny von Neumann got together to bring the very first Porsche 356 to New York. Ferry Porsche reportedly said he'd be happy to have just five buyers per year... to which Hoffman retorted, "If I can't sell five a week, I'm not... Read More

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