Tag: Porsche 2013

2014 Porsche Panamera Range Launched In India: Pricing and Features

Porsche has produced some of the best track oriented machines in the past and with the introduction of the Panamera, Prosche proved it can can make everyday cars as well. While the second generation of the Panamera has been out in the global market for some time now, the same has been launched in India yesterday. In Porsche’s words, the second generation Panamera range is even sportier, offers great efficiency, better comfort and a sharper design. Anil Reddi, Director of Porsche India, says: “The Panamera is Porsche’s unique offering in the Gran Turismo segment – it has four doors and four seats but it’s a sports car through and through.

Luxury, comfort and driving performance all come together in a distinctive package in the new Panamera. With its introduction in India, our customers can look forward to a thrilling alternative in this segment.” Porsche India has introduced five models of



Porsche excellent 1st and 2nd place win in new GX Class of Rolex 24 at Daytona 2013

Porsche has a good reason for celebration, when it has exceptionally won the first two position of new GX class race at 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona 2013, in Florida. In the GX class race, Napleton Racing has created a history by winning the first, new GX class race at Daytona and that win came with an outstanding 10 laps lead. Here the winning team comprised of (Jim Norman, pole-winner Shane Lewis, David Donohue and Nelson Canache) is driving the Porsche Cayman No. 16 and really cheerful after successfully completing the continuous 24 hours sports car endurance race.

On the other hand, the team comprised of (Darryl O’Young, Daniel Rogers, James Clay, Seth Thomas and Karl Thomson) has nicely secured the  2nd position by driving the No. 22 Bullet Racing Porsche Cayman.



Porsche best qualifying performance in GT and GX class at 51st ROLEX 24 at Daytona

After few minutes from now, at 3:30 p.m. ET, Porsche, after an outstanding qualifying performance in the Grand Touring[GT] class and GX class, is all prepared to compete in the the 24-hour Daytona Prototype class and Grand Touring class at the 51st ROLEX 24 at Daytona International Speedway in Florida on Today[i.e. January, 26th 2013]. The Porsche team has already set the standard in the qualifying round by grabbing top 1st four position in the GT class race and top 1st two position in the GX class race.

The team comprising of (Christensen, M/Engelhart, C/Tandy, N/Willsey, L) of Konrad Motorsport/Orbit Porsche GT3 has exceptionally secured the 1st position in the Grand Touring class by taking a time of 1 minute 47.631 seconds, the other team comprising of (Armindo, N/Lally, A/Lietz, R/Potter, J) of Magnus Racing Porsche GT3 has nicely grabbed the 2nd position in GT by taking a time of 1 minute 47.828 seconds, the 3rd team from Porsche is comprised of



2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and 4S – Coupe and Cabriolet Unveiled

On September 2012 at Paris International Auto-Expo, the new All-Wheel Drive 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 will be showcased with four variants – the 911 Carrera 4 Coupe, 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S Coupe, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet. The new Porsche 911 all four variants available as standard 7-speed manual gearbox and optional as Porsche Doppelkupplung-[PDK] gearbox. The new 911 Carrera 4 is equipped with advanced technology like all-wheel drive Porsche Traction Management-[PTM], the new optional Adaptive Cruise Control-[ACC] for all four variants, which assist in maintaining 911 Carrera speed and front distance with traffic vehicles and menu in the instrument panel indicates the driver about the PTM All-Wheel Drive, real-time engine power distribution.

The 911 Carrera 4S Coupe variant is equipped with 3.8 Liters Rear-Mounted Boxer Engine that is capable of generating a massive horsepower of 400[ i.e. 294 kilo-Watt] and accelerates from 0 to 100 kilometer/hour[i.e. 62.1371 miles/hour] in



Porsche 918 Spider Hybrid Plug-In Concept Car 2013

Porsche is known for its matchless luxury & power sports in its cars & supercars. But this time they will be delivering something that not only the first Hybrid plug-in Supercar but also making cars more enviornment-friendly by lauching Porsche 918 Spider Hybrid Concept car around end of September 2013. Porsche-918-Hybrid-Concept-2013-HD Already road test on hybrid 918 spider has been started on its prototype. Naturally, it will be good in fuel economy but some points are still not disclosed by Porsche like battery only operated, battery charging time.

Performance : Porsche hybrid 918 Spider car has its original V8 4.6 Liter engine which is already capable of producing 500 hp, with addition to this, hybrid 918 spider has 2 electric motors capable of generating extra power of 280 hp. So all together the Porsche hybrid 918 spider is unleashing 780 hp which makes its first hybrid plug-in supercar. The 7



Porsche Boxster S 2013

porsche-boxster-2013 The Speedster’s flat-four put out considerably less than this new Boxster, but it also weighed two-thirds as much. The 981 tips the scales around 2,900 pounds – still relatively svelte by modern standards – and Porsche’s obsessive attention to tonnage becomes a regular topic of conversation. This is the 2013 Porsche Boxster S. The nerds among us will refer to it by its chassis code, 981. As Porsche is all too happy to point out, it’s the direct descendant of a long line of Porsche roadsters, beginning with the 356.

  Case in point: The 2013 Boxster is available with either a six-speed manual or seven-speed PDK gearbox. When asked about the decision not to include a seventh, fuel-economy cheater gear (à la the new 911), engineers cited the additional weight. “But the PDK weighs just as much?” I ask, pointing out the fallacy in their logic. “Yes, but



Porsche 911 GT3 2013 caught on camera first look

Porsche-911-GT3-2013   The new generation Porsche 911 is out for quite some time now, but it took a while until Porsche has finally decided to take the GT3 version out for a testing session. The sports car has been taken on slippery and snowy roads and lucky for us the spy photographers were there to catch it testing. As you can see in these spy shots the car has received the GT3 typical front bumper and the centered twin exhaust pipes, but the big rear wing that further distinguish the GT3 is missing.

While until this point is not very sure what engine will be used for the sports car, we can tell you for sure that the engine will be around 450 HP. Also, as previously reported the GT3 will only be offered with a PDK gearbox, even if both versions are currently being tested. The GT3 will also