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2011 Porsche Cayman R: Bringing Some Competition to the 911 Neighborhood

2011 Porsche Cayman R: Bringing Some Competition to the 911 Neighborhood

Diehard Porsche fans will never sway from the 911, it is the model to own if you were just going to buy one and one Porsche only. However, since the introduction of the mid-engine Boxster platform in 1997, drivers and enthusiasts have wrestled with the romance between predictable handling that... read more

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2011 Porsche 918 RSR Concept. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

World's Fastest (Or 2nd-Fastest?) Hybrid: Porsche 918 RSR

Possibly the most rapturously received vehicle at last week's Detroit Auto Show was the Porsche 918 RSR coupe, a hybrid race car that isn't even street-legal. And it's about... read more January 19, 2011 by  2

2011 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid

2011 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid Gets...A Tax Break

All kinds of green cars are eligible for tax breaks, but the 2011 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid could be one of the most expensive vehicles ever to get the IRS' nod of approval. The... read more December 6, 2010 by  2

2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder Los Angeles 2009

Porsche Looks At Hybrids For All Model Lines

Sports cars have always been a lifestyle vehicle; they are cars for people who like speed, agility and, in some cases, enough power to make even the most talented driver be... read more October 19, 2010 by  0

Audi R15 TDI, Peugeot 908 HDI, Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid at Petit Le Mans

Peugeot, Audi Diesels Lead Petit Le Mans, Porsche Hybrid Finishes Race

Endurance racing has more than its share of heartbreak. For Porsche Motorsport, this weekend's Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta provided sweet relief to a galling memory: Its... read more October 2, 2010 by  0

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid

Tuning Porsche's 911 GT3 R Hybrid Race Car: It's All Software

Road Atlanta -- Two days before the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid competes for the first time on U.S. soil, the head of its development team said the company plans further... read more October 1, 2010 by  0

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid in action

Why Are Luxury and Sports Brands Going Green? To Survive

It was so much easier just a few short years ago. Luxury cars wafted and sports machines roared, with nary a thought to gasoline consumed. Hybrids were for weenies, and... read more August 25, 2010 by  0

Porsche 918 Spyder Concept

Report: Production Porsche 918 Spyder Will Be More Powerful Than Concept

Who ever said green cars can’t be fun? You only have to look at the Tesla Roadster and upcoming hybrid and electric sports cars from Audi, Mercedes-Benz and BMW to see that... read more August 19, 2010 by  0

mercedes benz bicycle 007

Bicycles, Not Sports Cars: The New, Greener Mid-Life Crisis?

Could the high-end bicycle replace the sports-car as a green symbol of the mid-life crisis? It's possible. Ask any demographer about what's going on with 20- and... read more August 18, 2010 by  1

Bosch EV powertrain

Bosch Commits To EV Powertrain Development

Following the successful launch of Bosch’s parallel full-hybrid technology (in models such as the Volkswagen Touareg and Porsche Cayenne S), the key international... read more August 4, 2010 by  1

Porsche 918 Spyder Concept

Porsche 918 Spyder, World's Fastest, Priciest Hybrid, OKed For Production

Toss everything you thought you knew about hybrid-electric vehicles out the window. Porsche has just green-lighted production of a car that will shake preconceptions about... read more July 28, 2010 by  1

Porsche Panamera S

Porsche Panamera S Hybrid Coming Next Year

It's no secret that Porsche has a new found love affair with vehicle electrification, having recently unveiled its first hybrid model ever, the 2011 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid... read more July 28, 2010 by  0

2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder

Porsche Plans Electric Boxster, Testing Begins 2011

Porsche have already stunned their sports car fans during the past decade by offering diesel and hybrid versions of their Cayenne sports utility vehicle. More recently... read more July 27, 2010 by  1

2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder

Official: Porsche Confirms Electric Sports Car Development

Electricity and high-performance cars may or may not mix, depending on your frame of reference, but whether you're a Tesla fan or a Formula 1 devotee, it's easy to agree that... read more July 26, 2010 by  1

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid in action

Testing World's Fastest Hybrid Racer: Long 'Still Charged Up'

What's it like driving the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid, the world's fastest hybrid vehicle? Ask driver Patrick Long, and he'll tell you he's "still pretty charged up (forgive... read more July 21, 2010 by  1

2010 Jaguar XK Coupe

New Jaguar F-Type Sports Car Is Imminent

Rumors and drawings have been swirling over a potential new sports car from Jaguar for over 10 years now. The first concept of a Jaguar sports car came in the form of the... read more May 31, 2010 by  0


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