Goodwood Festival of Speed

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Ceremonial opening of the “70 Years Porsche Sportscar” special exhibition

Porsche’s anniversary year is about to reach its high point: Today, Friday (June 8th) the Porsche Museum will hold the opening ceremony for the “70 years of the Porsche sports car” special exhibition together with invited guests. Attending the ceremony will be the Minister President of the state of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, the Lord Mayor … Continue reading

Porsche opens its “70 years of Porsche Sports Car” exhibition in Berlin

Special exhibition devoted to the anniversary in the capital: On June 8, 1948, the first Porsche prototype with chassis number 356-001 received its general operating permit. It was the birth of the brand Porsche. To mark the occasion, starting on Tues-day, March 20, 2018, the sports car manufacturer will be hosting the first “70 years … Continue reading

70 years of Porsche to be celebrated at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood today announces that Porsche is to be the honoured marque at the Festival of Speed, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary. The announcement coincides with the famous Stuttgart sports car manufacturer celebrating the 70th anniversary of the creation of its very first sports car – the 356. “Porsche has been one of our … Continue reading

70 years of sports cars at Porsche

Fast. Pure. Emotive. For the past 70 years, the Porsche brand has been synonymous with sports car construction at the very highest level. The first vehicle to bear the Porsche name was registered on June 8, 1948: It was the 356 “No.1” Roadster. This is the day on which the Porsche brand was born. The … Continue reading

Porsche Carrera Cup GB continues to star on international stage

With four of eight race weekends completed, July is one of the busiest months of the year for the teams and drivers of the fastest single marque GT racing championship in the UK. The second half of the season begins at Snetterton on 29 / 30 July, but not before several stars of Porsche Carrera … Continue reading

Champions old and new: Porsche at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Le Mans-winning 919 Hybrid, wearing a layer of grime and race number two, will lead the Porsche presence at this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. The 919 Hybrid, fresh from recording the 19th overall victory at the Le Mans 24 Hours for

Porsche Carrera Cup GB stars at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Far from taking a break after four rounds of racing in two weeks, some of the stars of 2016’s Porsche Carrera Cup GB were at the heart of the fast-paced action from the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Porsche GB 2016/17 Scholar Charlie Eastwood

Sharp Drives Iconic Porsche’s At Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Tom Sharp saw one of his motorsport dreams come true last weekend after being invited by Porsche to drive some of the most iconic machinery in the German manufacturer’s history during the Goodwood Festival of Speed (23-26 June). Sharp got the opportunity to tackle the world-famous

Porsche sets a blistering pace at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Porsche set the pace at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, with former Carrera Cup and current Supercup racer Paul Rees winning the Supercar shootout in the mighty Porsche 911 Turbo S – in damp, challenging conditions, its mix of 580 hp and four wheel drive traction meant it set a time over two seconds faster

Brian Redman To Drive Iconic Can-Am Porsche 917 At Festival Of Speed

Two of sportscar racing’s most legendary names, the Porsche 917 and Brian Redman, will be reunited at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on June 26-29.  British ace Redman, 77, is world-