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    Report: Porsche's latest 911 to last fourteen years, dowsized turbo engines under development
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    The new 991-generation of the Porsche 911 is now upon us, with the Carrera and Carrera S coupes unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show. So what do you think? Because love it or hate it, it'll be around for a while; 14 years, if the latest reports prove accurate. According to Car, the new 911 will ...

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    Video: Proof that the Porsche 911 really is the world's most practical supercar?
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    Quick: What's the world's most practical supercar? We're sure some Corvette and GT-R fanatics would answer otherwise, but we're going to go with the Porsche 911, in one of its many fantastic iterations. Narrowing it down a little further, we'll go with the 911 Turbo coupe, which offers at least ...

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    Video: Watch a hapless Porsche 911 Turbo get fished from the Rhine river
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    Silly Porsche, rivers are for boats. As the story goes, this particular Swiss Porsche owner had to learn that the hard way when his 911 Turbo was driven by a friend off a boat dock leading to the Rhine River. We assume this "friend" will forever be mentioned at cocktail parties in stories that ...

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    Video: Lego Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet with working PDK is unreal
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    We've grown a little callous when it comes to Lego creations. We blame the internet. After all, with the world 's Lego builders itching to show off their latest Technic and basic block constructions, the bar is set continuously higher. These days, our eyebrows don't arch at anything less than ...

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    Video: EVO drags the 911 Turbo S, McLaren MP4-12C, Ferrari 458, Noble M600
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    Americans seem to be uniquely obsessed with drag racing in a straight line as a means of measuring automotive performance, but when British magazine EVO decided to line up the latest set of ultra-fast exotic machinery, not a single piece of American iron was present. Not that we have any ...

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    Quick Spin: 2012 Porsche 911 Turbo S Edition 918 Spyder
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    Porsche's Buy-One-Get-One-For-$160K Offer If nothing else, the 2012 911 Turbo S Edition 918 Spyder wins the contest for the Porsche with the longest and perhaps clumsiest name ever. But after a day of driving it on good roads all around Stuttgart's farm country and blasting along the ...

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    Video: Porsche owner turns long driveway into racetrack
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    We don't want much in this world, but a tract of land with 400 acres or so in its borders wouldn't hurt our feelings. Aside from giving us a comfortable buffer between ourselves and any irritating neighbors, a slice of earth that large would allow for one very entertaining driveway – a ...

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    Recalls: 1,700 Porsche 911 models with center-locking hubs recalled
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    Porsche is being forced to recall a handful of its most sporting models. Certain Porsches equipped with center-locking hubs need to head back to the dealership for a new set of wheels. Why? The hubs can prematurely wear, which means the wheels could separate and take a vacation from the rest of ...

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    Porsche celebrates 10 years in China with special edition 911 Turbo S
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    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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    Spy Shots: Latest look at Porsche's upcoming 911 Turbo
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    Thanks to our crafty team of spy photographers, we now have a clear look at the next-generation Porsche 911 Turbo undergoing its development. It doesn't exactly take a keen eye to notice those two massive air intakes situated on the flanks of the vehicle, and a set of flared rear fenders do ...

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    Geneva 2011: Ruf Rt 12 R is a 230-mph bolide
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    Ruf Rt 12 R - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Porsche makes some amazingly capable and exciting machines. The German speedmeisters at Ruf are fans of those cars, but they like to take them, lock them in their insane asylum factory and release them back into the world as roadgoing ...

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    Video: Hennessey V650 Wagon vs. Porsche 911 Turbo pits apples against (old) oranges
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    Hennessey V650 Wagon vs. Porsche 911 Turbo - Click above to watch video after the jump
    While the Nürburgring circuit seems to be today's venue of choice for sports car bragging rights, the drag strip remains king when it comes to acceleration contests. With that in mind, the folks over at ...

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    Video: Inside Porsche Classic
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    1973 Porsche 911 T – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The Porsche Club of America has teamed up with Porsche Classic to completely restore a basket-case 1973 911 T Coupe. The project is designed to highlight Porsche Classic's capabilities as a full-on restorer with the kind of ...

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    Video: Motor Trend pits ZR1 against 911 Turbo with surprising results
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    Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 versus Porsche 911 Turbo – Click above to watch video after the jump
    One is an American-bred land rocket and the other a Teutonic track terror. They are the 2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 and 2010 Porsche 911 Turbo, and Motor Trend has pitted them head-to-head. Former ...

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    Video: Ezra Dyer tackles the Spectre 341 Challenge in a Porsche 911 Turbo
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    Click above to view the video after the jump
    We didn't make it out to this year's Spectre 341 Challenge as time just wasn't on our side. Fortunately, we can live vicariously through a few of the participants, including Automobile scribe Ezra Dyer. If you're not familiar with the event, it has ...

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    Video: Supercar Porn - MT pits Benz SLS AMG vs. Audi R8 V10 vs. Porsche 911 Turbo in Vegas
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    Porsche 911 vs. Audi R8 5.2 FSI vs. Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The kids from Motor Trend are at it again. The crew has turned out some pretty tasty videos over the past few months, but nothing like the clip after the jump. Editor-At-Large Arthur St. ...

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    Video: Fifth Gear pits Audi R8 Spyder vs. Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet
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    Fifth Gear compares the Audi R8 V10 against the Porsche 911 Turbo - Follow the jump to watch the video
    The problem with physics is that it is largely immutable. Less mass plus more low-end torque and comparable power generally equates to better performance. Take, for example, the Porsche 911 ...

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    This is what the first-ever Porsche 911 Turbo looks like today
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    1973 Porsche 911 Turbo factory prototype
    Some people attending the Greenwich Concours d'Elegance last weekend walked past this Porsche 911 Turbo, giving it nary a glance. After all, it was tucked a little out of the way, and even with its tweaked bodywork and decals, if you've seen one 911 Turbo, ...

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    Auto journalist's 16-year old son crashes Porsche 911 Turbo - in his garage
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    We'll admit it – one of the best parts about being an auto journalist is the ability to spend time with many different cars, most of which are in our possession for a week at a time. And while the automakers trust us to be extremely careful and avoid damage at all costs, sometimes the ...

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    Video: B-roll footage of Porsche 911 GT2 RS is just fine with us
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    2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS B-roll footage – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    We'll admit it – the 2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS gives us the willies. There's something about the idea of 620 horsepower packaged into a 3,020-pound body that sends shivers down our spines, but we'd be ...

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