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Porsche 911 GT3: PCOTY '16 The Winner

Sebastien Loeb didn’t win nine straight WRC titles by chance. Nor is it luck that has secured Audi victory in 13 of the last 16 Le Mans 24 Hour races. Such dominance is the by-product of hard work, determination and

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Porsche 911 GT3 vs Renault Megane Trophy-R

Gravity’s a funny thing – it’s such a forgettable sensation, but yet even now as you read this, it’s gently crushing you. And without it, we wouldn’t have any need for, well, bras, rocket scientists, legs, and a whole lot

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Porsche 911 Carrera vs 911 Turbo

When all Porsche 911s are turbo, what’s the point of the 911 Turbo? That’s the question MOTOR put to Porsche’s boxer engine boss, Thomas Wasserbach, at the recent launch of the new – and turbocharged – 718 Boxster. Wasserbach explained

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Porsche 718 Boxster

Having sampled Porsche’s new 718 Boxster in range-topping ’S’ guise, attention turns to its basic form. As with the S, the Boxster’s evolutionary styling belies the fact that every panel bar the bootlid is new, while the chassis improvements, including

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Porsche 718 Boxster S

Porsche’s turn to turbocharging continues apace with the release of the new 718 Boxster. The number – pronounced seven-eighteen – pays homage to the iconic mid-engined race car that won everywhere from the Targa Florio to the Nurburgring, and has

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Porsche Australia backflips on Macan four-cylinder

Entry to Porsche ownership looks like it will keep on getting cheaper with a turbocharged four-cylinder Macan now confirmed to arrive next year. Porsche Australia is on record saying it would not introduce a Macan with less than six cylinders

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Porsche GT1 Evo road racer for sale

Even with 911s booming in demand, few will match the price or provenance of this Porsche 911 GT1 Evo soon to sell at a RM Sotheby’s Monaco auction. This is thanks to three things. Firstly, the GT1 is more racing

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Porsche teaches the perfect driving position

Driving a car fast begins before you even turn over the engine. At least that’s what Patrick Long, American-born Porsche factory driver, teaches. As part of a promotion in which Long and two ‘enthusiasts’ take the recently revealed 911R to

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Porsche 911 GT3 RS

At 8800rpm in fifth gear, an indicated 255km/h, the smallest things take on new importance. Is that van, far off in the distance, planning to pull out in front of me? What about those taillights that just disappeared out of

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GENEVA MOTOR SHOW: Porsche 911 R revealed

Welcome to Porsche’s ‘Greatest Hits’ 911, and just like The Beatles, The Rolling Stones or Elton John, it has quite a catalogue to choose from. The 911 R cherry picks the juiciest bits from the entire 911 line-up as a

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