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    Porsche celebrates 10 years in China with special edition 911 Turbo S

    To celebrate its tenth anniversary in the ever-hungry, ever-growing Chinese market, Porsche is unleashing a special edition version of its 911 Turbo S. The car comes with the Turbo S' 530-horsepower, twin-turbo flat-six, mated to Porsche's PDK sequential gearbox. Rather than go crazy with ...

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    9ff reveals even more bonkers GT9-R - is this the world's fastest production car?

    9ff GT9-R – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Bonkers is a relative term, when you think about it. Case in point: the 9ff GT9. With 973 horsepower and a 409 km/h top speed – that's 254 mph, friends – this was already one bonkers supercar. And then 9ff comes along with the ...

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    Another day, another racing 911: Introducing the Porsche GT3 R

    2010 Porsche 911 GT3 R - click above for high-res image gallery
    Over its nearly half-century of its existence, the Porsche 911 seems to have spawned nearly as many racing variants as production models. The newest one announced is the 911 GT3 R, which, as the name implies, is targeted at GT3 class ...

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    Heroes or Vigilantes? Canadian citizens go on 100-mph chase in Porsche 997 to catch suspected rapist

    Here's the facts: Two Canadian men in a Porsche 997 encountered a woman (who jumped in front of their car) claiming that a man in a nearby Pontiac Wave (that's a Chevrolet Aveo to me and you) had just tried to assault her. The woman climbed in the back of the 997, and with the police on the ...

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    Hidden Porsche Turbo configurator discovered - play with it while you can...

    If you simply log onto Porsche's website, you aren't given the opportunity to customize the new-for-2010 911 Turbo. However, thanks to the arcane keystrokes of AB reader Matt, the Turbo configurator has been discovered, and you can play with it... at least until Porsche disables it.To play: go to ...

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    Switzer Performance P800 997 Twin-Turbo: The world is never enough [w/VIDEO]

    Switzer Performance P800 997 Twin-Turbo – Click above for high-res image gallery
    You know what the biggest problem with Porsche's 997 Turbo is? Too slow. They're like German desert tortoises. Just kinda clumsy and always in the way. 480 horsepower and 457 lb-ft of torque rotating all four ...

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    Review: 2009 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2009 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S
    A 1980 Porsche 911 SC Targa was deposited in my driveway during the spring of 1999. A good friend left it in my care while a contractor remodeled his garage. I'd never driven a Porsche, let alone a 911, but I would tend his ...

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    Tuner creates 1000-horsepower Porsche 911... with bolt-ons.

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the SPI Sledgehammer
    Most stock components in a production car can only be pushed so far. Keep adding horsepower and torque, and eventually...well, something is going to break. Some people, however, are all about exploring the limits. Take Tym Switzer, for ...

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    Spy Shots: 998 Porsche 911

    The next Porsche 911, the 998, is doing the rounds on German public roads. By the looks of it, the headlights are more vertical than the current model, and based on what's covered, the front and rear bumpers and valances will see the majority of the work. Intriguingly, the side mirrors on the car ...

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    Ass-engined slot-car of the Gods: Techart GTstreet R

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Techart GTstreet R
    Techart has worked its magic, yet again, on the 997 Porsche 911 Turbo, boosting output of the twin-turbo'd flat-six to 660 hp and 634 lb.-ft. of torque. The Techart GTstreet R benefits from a duo of new turbos, larger carbon fiber inlet ...

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    Porsche unveils 2009 911 Carrera 4 and 4S

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2009 Porsche 911 C4 and C4SWell, you knew this was coming. Porsche has followed up the debut of its freshened 997 rear-wheel-drive range with the introductions of the all-wheel-drive 2009 911 Carrera 4 and Carrera 4S. Visually, the C4 and C4S are ...

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    Officially Official: 2009 Porsche 911 gets direct injection and dual-clutch gearbox

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2009 Porsche 997 CarrerasThe 2009 Porsche 911 has been formally unveiled, sporting lightly -tweaked styling, and important changes under the skin. The 3.6L and 3.8L engines to be found under the engine covers of Carrera and Carrera S models are new, ...

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    Never enough: Gemballa Avalanche 600 GT2 EVO

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Gemballa Avalanche 600 GT2 EVO.We've already sampled the mind-blowing power of the 997 Porsche GT2, but for Gemballa, it's never enough. The German tuning firm is offering a new kit for both the GT2 and its all-wheel-drive sibling, the Porsche Turbo, in the ...

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    Round 1: GT-R vs. 911 Turbo at the 'Ring, advantage GT-R

    click above image to see more shots of the Nissan GT-R p0wn the Porsche We'll start by saying that it's not exactly hearsay, but it's not anywhere near official, either. Take one 997 Porsche Turbo that has lapped the 'Ring in 7:40, practically fast enough to form one of those Stargate SG-1 vortexes ...

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    Edo Competition reworks the 911 GT2 R, now with 997 flavor

    Click the pic above for more high-res images of the EDO Competition 911 GT2 R.Don't be deceived. Although the front clip of this EDO-tuned GT2 may look like the 997 variant that debuted last week in Frankfurt, it's actually a carbon fiber replica that makes use of the headlight design employed on ...

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    Porsche 911 Turbo SP580 by Sportec

    Tuners just can't get enough of the 997 Turbo, with a list so far including SpeedART, TechArt, Edo, Rinspeed, and 9ff. That latter tuner even rings three bells by winning the HP competition, the top speed run, and being a convertible. The Swiss modifier fiddles with the ECU, swaps out the stock ...

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    First official images of the 2008 Porsche 911 GT2

    Click image for photo galleryIn the wake of the Porsche 911 GT2 brochure leak on Thursday, Carscoop has posted the first official images of the mighty new 'bahn-stormer. They're clearer than the ones included in the brochure sca, which you can view by click ing here. The car'sessentials break down ...

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    SpeedART Porsche Turbo comes in regular, XL

    Click the image above for a gallery of the SpeedART BTR-XL 550.SpeedART has already released it's aero-enhanced modifications for the 997 Porsche Turbo in the form of the "Bi-Turbo Racer" kit, but where there's more money to be had, a German tuner is more than happy to oblige. The "BTR-XL" package ...

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    Porsche 997 hits 100,000 units faster than any other 911 generation

    Click image to enlargePorsche has announced that the current iteration of the iconic 911 sports car, the Type 997, has reached a milestone. The 100,000th 997 has rolled out of Zuffenhausen, and the significance here is not the number, but how quickly it got there. The first 997 was completed in ...

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    Check your toupee: 9ff's 997 Turbo cabrio TRC 91

    Click the image above for a gallery.We can't imagine having 780 HP on tap in a convertible, but 9ff has realized the ridiculousness and created what's likely to be the fastest drop-top in the world. The German tuning haus has taken the 997 Porsche Turbo convertible, stroked the 3.6-liter six to ...


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