Porsche Car design Stories
Smiling woman posing with purple Taycan Turbo GT in driveway
A day in the new Porsche Taycan Turbo GT Passionate car lover Liv went from car posters on her bedroom wall to a successful career as an automotive content creator. She tells us her story – and how driving a Porsche makes her feel Read more
New Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS (992.2) on twisty road
13 things you need to know about the new Porsche 911 (992.2) Discover how the new 911 – the 992.2 – draws on unparalleled Porsche sportscar innovation and technology to raise the standards of performance, design and personalisation to even greater heights Read more
Rear of red Porsche 959 sportscar showing spoiler
The story of the 959: the brilliant classic Porsche supercar that’s still a benchmark The 959 was a car bursting with innovative technology that rewrote the rulebooks. A car capable of a top speed of just shy of 320km/h. In 1986. This is the tale of a bona fide legend Read more
Porsche Taycan Turbo GT Purple Sky Metallic static on racetrack
Everything you need to know about the new Porsche Taycan Turbo GT With astonishing performance, incredible dynamics and head-turning looks, the record-breaking Taycan Turbo GT is the fastest all-electric production car that Porsche has ever built Read more
Close-up of Porsche Pepita fabric on car seat
The story of the famous Porsche Pepita fabric It’s not just a celebrated Porsche design classic, it’s also one of the most famous patterns in the automotive world, with many decades of history. This is the story of the legendary Pepita fabric Read more
Classic 1964 Porsche 911 and 911 Carrera 4S (type 992)
How much is a Porsche 911? The Porsche 911 is one of the greatest sportscars ever made. Find out how much the 911 costs and other important facts Read more
White electric Porsche Macan Turbo driving across road junction
How much is the new Porsche Macan? The second generation of the Porsche SUV takes things to a completely new level with all-electric powertrains, timeless design and sportscar performance Read more
Porsche 917/20 in Pink Pig livery at Le Mans
What is the Porsche Pink Pig? The Pink Pig racing livery started life as a bit of an in-joke – but the car itself was a serious competitor. Today, it lives on in Le Mans-winning cars and even a kitesurf sail design Read more
Man in roll neck jumper sat in black leather chair
My dream Porsche: with Michael Mauer, chief designer, Porsche With the Porsche Car Configurator, you can personalise a Porsche to your desired specifications. Michael Mauer, Vice President Style Porsche, inspires you with his perfect Taycan build Read more
Porsche Panamera Turbo E-Hybrid driving along coastal scene
The new 2024 Porsche Panamera: your questions answered From speed to size, we answer the internet’s most common questions about the new 2024 Porsche Panamera Read more
Porsche 911 GT3 R rennsport race car in side profile
Track weapon: what is the Porsche 911 GT3 R rennsport? Based on the 911 GT3 R, Porsche has created a phenomenal track car that combines a design-led approach with the technical benefits gained from not having to follow standard competition rules. A car that celebrates the pure joy of racing Read more
Rear of two Porsche 550 Spyder cars on Großglockner Pass
A history of the iconic Porsche Spyder name For Porsche, the Spyder name is special. From debuting with the ground-breaking Porsche 550 racecar that won the Carrera Panamericana and Targa Florio to today’s record-breaking 718 Spyder RS, let’s go for a spin through Porsche history Read more
Porsche 944 S2 in blue by the docks
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Porsche 944 With its pop-up headlights, exciting curves and hatchback design, the 944 made headlines in the 1980s and is now a highly attractive entry into classic Porsche ownership Read more
Porsche 911 Dakar driving across rugged terrain
8 legendary off-road and 4x4 Porsche cars When asked to name an off-road Porsche, most people will say the Cayenne – but the company has experience making 4x4 vehicles for decades. Here’s eight standouts from 75 years of Porsche in 2023 Read more
Central feature of Porsche cars at Goodwood Festival of Speed
What were the best Porsche cars at the 2023 Goodwood Festival of Speed? As its 75th anniversary celebrations continue, Porsche took over the legendary festival with displays, futuristic new launches and the chance to see star cars past and present take on the famous hillclimb Read more
Porsche Mission X concept with Le Mans-style doors
What is the Porsche Mission X? The Porsche Mission X hypercar aims to be the fastest road-legal vehicle around the Nürburgring Nordschleife Read more
Arctic Grey Porsche 718 Spyder RS on an open road
Six things you need to know about the Porsche 718 Spyder RS A high-revving, extremely powerful engine, shared with the GT3 Cup racecar. Roof down roadster excitement. Dynamic chassis. And a sporty, focused interior. This is a Porsche two-seater sportscar like no other Read more
Porsche 911 parked beside coast
Six things you need to know about the Porsche 911 (type 997) The 997 is now a classic Porsche. Time for a walk down memory lane to discover what a legend this 911 was Read more
Front view of Porsche 911 (type 993) driving on track
Seven things you need to know about the Porsche 911 (type 993) The type 993 was the last hurrah for the air-cooled era of the 911 – but also a big leap forward for the legendary sportscar Read more
Classic Porsche 911 in orange
A brief history of the Porsche 911 It’s a big year for the 911 – in 2023, it’s 60 years old. Dive into our guide on a sportscar that continues to define pure driving enjoyment Read more
View of line of Porsche 911 sportscars and rear wings
The greatest Porsche spoilers and rear wings Spoiler alert: Porsche rear wings add much more than just drama – their many innovative designs have helped to boost the performance of Porsche cars on both road and track. Discover some of the all-time greats Read more
New 2023 Porsche Cayenne parked up on rocky terrain
Seven things you need to know about the new 2023 Porsche Cayenne Ever since it was launched in 2002, the Cayenne has reimagined what an SUV can be. From flexibility to comfort, off-road ability to the sporty performance that you associate with Porsche, it continues to evolve – as the new Cayenne proves Read more
Stripped-down Porsche 959 with doors removed in a photo studio
How to restore a classic Porsche 959 Paris-Dakar rally car Nearly four decades after three unique Porsche race cars shocked the world of motorsport with its rallying success, discover how one of them has been fully recommissioned by Porsche engineers Read more
Six Porsche models in front of skyscraper skyline by day
The complete A-Z guide to Porsche terminology Why go from A to B when you can explore Porsche from A to Z – or should we say air-cooled to Zuffenhausen? Brush up on your Porsche facts with our alphabetical rundown Read more
Cars outside garage: Porsche 911 Carrera Panamericana Special and 356 S Cabriolet
Discover the one-off Porsche 911 inspired by the legendary Panamericana road race With the one-of-a-kind 911 Carrera Panamericana Special, Porsche pays homage to the 356 S Cabriolet that marked the company’s debut in an infamous Mexican road race that would write its name in history Read more
Red leather seats inside a Porsche Panamera 4S E-Hybrid
How many seats are there in a Porsche? From the iconic 911 sportscar to the spacious five-seat Cayenne SUV, here’s your comprehensive guide to how many seats are in each Porsche model Read more
Three Porsche Taycan models parked next to modern building
Porsche Taycan model range: your questions answered Since its launch in 2019, the all-electric Porsche sportscar has won many awards and plenty of admirers with its combination of innovative technology, standout design and dynamic performance Read more
Porsche 911 Classic Club Coupe in dark, industrial warehouse
Creating custom Porsche cars with the Sonderwunsch (special request) programme You dream it. They build it. The Porsche Sonderwunsch (special request) arm of the Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur and Porsche Classic departments take personalisation to the highest level. Almost anything is possible when it comes to creating a custom Porsche Read more
Rear three-quarters view of Porsche 918 on a racetrack
How much is a Porsche 918 Spyder? Porsche has made many outstanding sportscars – but few, if any, can match, this hybrid-powered supercar. With its lightweight construction, innovative power unit and mind-blowing performance, it left the world reaching for superlatives. We explore its history and legacy Read more
The Porsche 917 – the greatest racing car of all time? From securing Porsche its debut Le Mans win to incredible speed records and North American victories, this is the story of the 917. One that conquered the world, made history and been an inspiration for Porsche motorsport ever since – including today’s Porsche 963 race car Read more
Red, white and black Porsche 963 racecar driving Goodwood Hillclimb
What is the Porsche 963 racecar? The Porsche 963 is what racecars dream to be when they grow up. Making its race debut at the 24 Hours of Daytona, the 2023 motorsport season welcomes a new star of the track Read more
Porsche Taycan 4 Cross Turismo parked on a bridge
What is the Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo? The Taycan Cross Turismo is the car that can help you do more. A stunning all-electric sportscar that’s fun to drive, spacious and adventurous Read more
Restored Porsche 911 S 2.4 Targa parked outside modern house
How Porsche Classic restored a 50-year-old 911 Targa Signed by F.A. Porsche, finished in his preferred colour of black, and two years in the making, this unique restoration project pays homage to the 50th anniversary of Porsche Design Read more
Porsche 956 speeding along racetrack, background blurred
How the Porsche 956 became an endurance racing legend From Nürburgring records to Le Mans victory, the 956 dominated the racing world for more than a decade. This is the story of how engineering innovation way ahead of its time helped create one of the world’s most successful racing cars Read more
Grand Prix White and Green Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7
The remarkable story of the Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 The ducktail spoiler. Those iconic wide wheel arches. The debut of the Carrera nameplate. Germany’s fastest production car. Fifty years ago, a genre-defining Porsche legend was born in the shape of the Carrera RS 2.7 Read more
Pastel colour-blocked electric Porsche art car inside white studio
The greatest ever Porsche art cars From a psychedelic rock star 356 to a beautifully fragrant Taycan, we’ve gathered together the finest Porsche art cars from across the years in order to pay homage to the talented creatives that made them a tangible reality Read more
Off-road Porsche 911 driving along rocky terrain, snow-capped volcano behind
Meet the off-road Porsche 911 that climbed the world’s highest volcano Learning by exploring – at high altitude. Driving a Porsche 911 converted for extreme off-road use to its limits, this is the story of how one intrepid crew reached new heights for a car, with endurance racer and adventurer Romain Dumas as their expedition leader Read more
Nick Heidfeld standing behind white Porsche 959 S
Nick Heidfeld’s glorious and rare Porsche 959 S restoration This Porsche 959 S is one of only 29 ever made. Giving it the new lease of life it deserved, Porsche Classic jumped onboard to restore the gamechanging car back to factory condition Read more
Interior of car, woman driving Porsche 911 cabriolet on road
The history of Porsche two-door sportscars From the 356, the first-ever Porsche, to the latest 911, every two-door Porsche sportscar has been underpinned by a desire to deliver excitement and a passion for driving Read more
Woman looks at computer showing Porsche Car Configurator
My perfect Porsche: an elegant 911 GT3 Touring When it comes to colour and materials, Daniela Milošević spends her days devising what the Porsche cars of the future will look like. Here's what happened when she configured her dream Porsche Read more
Artist Vexx sitting next to Porsche painted with colourful cartoons
How artist Vexx painted the Porsche Vision Gran Turismo The exciting artist Vexx hand-painted the Porsche Vision GT live at the Gamescom gaming convention in his signature style. Now, this very special art car is available to digitally race in Gran Turismo 7 Read more
Building a new classic: the people behind the Taycan From the vehicle acoustics to its specially selected leather, the Taycan is a truly ground-breaking car. This is its story, by the people who made it Read more