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    Official: Ruf stretches Porsche Panamera for China

    You think the prom limo market in America has a propensity for stretching anything with wheels? Just look at China. Instead of buying larger sedans there, wealthy Chinese buyers have a taste for stretching smaller ones. So while BMW, for example, already offers a larger 7 Series, they've ...

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    Video: When your country floats on oil, your police drive only Porsches

    Qatar's police force has a sizable fleet of Porsche Panamera and Cayenne patrol vehicles at its disposal. How is this? Well, Qatar has lots of oil, for starters, so there's that income. The emirate also holds a 17 percent stake of preferential shares in the Volkswagen Group. So, it's not ...

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    Video: Four-door supercars line up, drag out their differences

    The latest BMW M5, Jaguar XFR, Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG and Porsche Panamera S all have lots of things in common. They all have four doors, V8 engines underhood, hail from high-end European automakers known for luxury and performance and can all be had for a wee bit under $100,000. But which one is ...

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    Video: Guadalajara taxi service ups its game with Ferrari and Porsche

    Trident gave a few unsuspecting taxi passengers the ride of their lives in Guadalajara. In a promotion for the company's new Twist gum, Trident swapped out one taxi company's standard Nissan Sentra/Tsuru cabs with a Ferrari F430 Spider and a Porsche Panamera. Both vehicles were suitably decked ...

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    Los Angeles: 2012 Porsche Panamera GTS is tasty, but doesn't satisfy all our desires

    Porsche has pulled the covers off the 2012 Panamera GTS, a new variant aimed at enthusiasts who want to forget that they are piloting a four-passenger sedan. Based on the all-wheel-drive Panamera 4S, the GTS is differentiated by a modified 4.8-liter V8 tuned to develop 430 horsepower at 6,700 rpm ...

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    Edo Competition tricks out the Porsche Panamera S with Hellboy kit

    The Porsche Panamera doesn't need much help in the performance department. Styling may be another matter, however. German tuning house Edo Competition has tackled both with its latest tuning kit. Starting with the Panamera S, the package called Hellboy takes output from the 4.8-liter V8 up from ...

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    Video: Bike Magazine loses pedal power in favor of Porsche power

    Porsche recently commandeered California's Willow Springs raceway to hold a unique racing event that combined driving with cycling. Teaming up with Bike Magazine, Porsche created a duathlon that pitted a few top pedal-powered two wheelers against Flying Lizard wheelman Patrick Long. All ...

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    Spy Shots: Porsche Panamera facelift already spotted out and about

    The Porsche Panamera has been around for a few years now, and that means it's about ready for the standard mid-cycle nip and tuck. Our spy photographers caught the German sports sedan wearing a dab of camouflage to cover up a few of the updated facial features, especially around the forward ...

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    Review: 2011 Porsche Panamera V6 [w/video]

    Meeting Stuttgart's Most Unlikely Ambassador Full Disclosure: Until just recently, I'd never driven a Porsche. It wasn't as if I'd earned some black mark from the German sportscar maker – I've spent the better part my a career pontificating on the virtues of the plucky 914 and more than a ...

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    Study: What Would Grandpa Drive? Apparently, a CTS Wagon or Panamera [UPDATE]

    What you see here is a list of the cars most often purchased by senior citizens, and thus, the fact that the Lincoln Town Car, Buick Lucerne and Cadillac DTS are the top three spots should come as no shock whatsoever. But look at the fourth place listing – the Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon. ...

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    Report: Porsche increasing Cayenne production

    Porsche plans on doubling its sales totals to 200,000 units by 2018, and utility vehicles will be a big part of that volume push. In fact, the Cayenne is already the best-selling Porsche, and that likely won't change any time soon. Automotive News reports that Porsche plans to increase Cayenne ...

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    Exclusive: 2014 Porsche ACC InnoDrive tested... hello, Big Brother?

    Should Porsche Make Cars That Even Hint At Driving Themselves? We have to remind ourselves to breath deeply at these high-tech junctures in the road. Porsche is still first and foremost a remarkable sports car company that we all love and adore for so many reasons. In recent years, yes, Porsche ...

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    Rumormill: Porsche to nix manual option for next-gen Panamera? [w/poll]

    Porsche offers no lack of choices for the purist, but the Panamera isn't one of 'em. Despite being ridiculously capable, the company's four-door coupe is more for spirited cruising than track attack. Little wonder, then, that Porsche is reportedly likely to abandon the availability of a manual ...

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    Quick Spin: 2012 Porsche Panamera Turbo S [w/video]

    First-Generation Panamera Achieves Perfection Man, that 494-horsepower Porsche Panamera Turbo you're driving is hot. The best $136,700 you ever spent, eh? Geeze, you even got the $2,440 Sport Chrono Pack Plus, so those 60 mph runs must flash by in 4.0 seconds flat, sometimes less, thanks in no ...

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    Report: Porsche denies KERS-equipped 911 reports

    Sources within Porsche told us that KERS would be available throughout the entire next-gen 911 range, but now, a Porsche executive calls it "nonsense." While the automaker is developing ways to make electric range extenders work in some Porsche models, a hybrid 911 reportedly isn't in the cards ...

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    Vehicles take flight at the 'Ring's Flugplatz

    Many areas of Germany's demanding 13-mile Nürburgring race track have became notorious in their own right, and have nicknames that hint at the challenge they present. One such section is called Flugplatz, which means "airport," and the name certainly fits because this crest is enough to ...

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    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #231: Next Camry, vehicle satisfaction, EPA letter grades, BMW 328 Hommage

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    Shunk, Bowman, Roth and (eventually) Paukert get together for Episode #231 of the Autoblog Podcast. We cover the talk of a new Toyota Camry by year's end, the dropping of proposed EPA letter grades from window stickers, the BMW ...

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    First Drive: 2012 Porsche Panamera S Hybrid

    Green Speed I had been anticipating the pre-dawn run to the airport for a few days. Having spent the week with a Porsche Panamera Turbo, complete with the torque-boosting Sport Chrono pack (yes, that one), the blast to SFO was a fitting sendoff. It was also perfectly timed. I was boarding a ...

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    Official: Porsche unwraps 911 GT3 RS 4.0 and Panamera Hybrid configurators

    Porsche has updated its site with configurators for the 2011 Panamera S Hybrid and the 2011 911 GT3 RS 4.0. That means you don't have to leave the comfort of your chalet to make your next rear-engined track star or EV-assisted four-door autobahn shuttle. Key options for the 911 GT3 RS 4.0 ...

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    Official: Porsche launches Panamera Diesel with 745-mile range just for Europe

    A diesel sedan from... Porsche? What has the world come to? Following in the wake of the diesel Cayenne, Stuttgart's finest is meeting demand in Europe – where an oil-burning offering is a must – with a diesel Panamera. The four-door gets a Porsche-tuned version of Volkswagen's ...


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