Classic cars

View of Porsche 911 (Type 996) through café window

Fitting Fuchs® wheels to a classic Porsche 911

After spending years driving Porsche sportscars in computer games, being driven around in his dad’s Boxster as a teen, and dreaming constantly about owning a 911 (type 996) like the one he saw on his walk to school, Matt Page has achieved his childhood dream, having just fitted Porsche Classic Fuchs® wheels to his very own 996.
Woman enters Porsche 996, green sunlit meadows behind her

Porsche 996 buyer’s guide

The type 996 tore up the 911 script. Bigger, quicker and more accessible than any Porsche sportscar that had gone before, some 25 years after launch, we discover why it’s now a brilliant first step into 911 ownership
Multi-coloured line-up of classic Porsche 911 sportscars at show

The best Porsche events and shows in 2022

Flicking through images of great Porsche cars on Instagram is one of life’s little pleasures. But nothing beats seeing them in the metal – and there’s no better place than one of the many Porsche events that are held across the globe each year. Here are some of the best ones
Porsche 911 with rust-like patina on its bodywork

Porsche unveils Patina Paint To Sample

Patina – the way a vehicle’s paintwork ages – is huge in classic car circles. Now, a hi-tech Porsche innovation means that new car owners can achieve it too
Six blue and red Porsche illustrations on light blue background

10 Porsche artists to watch

These skilled artists and illustrators use their passion for Porsche to create wondrous works of automotive art from the surreal to pop art, photorealistic to traditional
Man standing in front of a vintage yellow Porsche 911

My perfect Porsche: creating the ultimate 911 Turbo S

The creative chief behind the cult Instagram channel talks through his dream car build using the Porsche Car Configurator
Close-up of man reading classic Porsche car repair manual

What is a Porsche Classic Factory Restoration?

When it comes to a restoration, no one does it quite like Porsche Classic Factory Restoration, says its manager, Uwe Makrutzki. With its team of highly qualified craftspeople, you’re in the very best of hands, he tells us
Porsche 963 LMDh racecar on start line before Goodwood Hillclimb

Porsche highlights from the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Home of the famous Goodwood Hillclimb, it’s one of the automotive events of the year as thousands of fans, a legion of incredible cars and stars of the track head to the English countryside for a weekend to remember. Porsche was there in force with some special cars
Close up of Type 7 Porsche book

7 of the best Porsche books you can buy

Whether you are a lover of Porsche history, enjoy hearing stories about how the cars were developed and made or just want to look at beautifully-shot Porsche cars – often in extraordinary locations – there’s a Porsche book for you here
Yellow Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 with ducktail

What is the Porsche 911 ducktail?

Fifty years ago, a new, lightweight 911 with a unique aerodynamic rear wing was unleashed. It was a decision that would determine how many of the fastest Porsche sportscars would look to this day. This is the story of the Porsche 911 ducktail
Guards Red and Racing Yellow Porsche cars in front of building

8 of the most iconic Porsche car colours

From Guards Red to Racing Yellow, Irish Green to Miami Blue, journey to the end of the rainbow to find out about famed Porsche exterior colours
Side profile of Porsche 911 Classic Club Coupe in warehouse

What is the 911 Classic Club Coupe?

The ducktail spoiler of the 911 Carrera RS 2.7. The double bubble roof of the Carrera GT. The iconic look of the 911 Sport Classic. The 911 Classic Club Coupe is an exclusive Porsche sportscar and unique collaboration
A dark green Porsche 911 (964) parked beside a field

Car photographer Richard Pardon: “I’ll never sell my Porsche 911”

Ex-Porsche Formula E official photographer Richard Pardon fulfilled a childhood dream when he bought a Porsche 911 (964)
A man driving a classic Porsche 911

Realising a childhood dream. The photographer with a passion for Porsche and TAG Heuer

Exploring the interplay between cars and watches – a classic combination
Two Porsche sportscars overtaking in front of yellow fields

Light, powerful, fast: how the 911 GT3 is inspired by the Carrera RS 2.7

The wonder of the Porsche 911 GT3 cannot be considered in isolation. Nearly five decades before, the 911 Carrera RS 2.7 was a Porsche sportscar equally at home on both road and racetrack
Rear of red Porsche 911 Speedster,  Forza Horizon 5 game

Forza Horizon 5: the complete list of Porsche cars

Race through Mexico in a spectacular range of Porsche cars. This is the complete list of cars available in Forza Horizon 5
Two men in vintage Porsche hybrid car

Gamechanger: how Ferdinand Porsche designed the first-ever hybrid car

Hybrid and all-electric cars may feel like a thoroughly modern mobility solution, but the man who founded Porsche was designing battery-powered cars at the turn of the 20th Century
Arena Red Porsche 993 Carrera 4S on Parisian bridge in autumn

How to buy a classic Porsche 911

Teaming up with a friend, Porsche fan Calvin Courjon became the proud owner of a stunning Porsche 993 Carrera 4S in Arena Red
First-generation Cayenne with bike rack next to stack of logs

Off-roading in a Porsche SUV: why it makes a great lifestyle car

Cyclist Sebastian Bentzin powered a winter training session when he got the chance to spend the day with a classic Cayenne. He tells us how the Porsche SUV was not just a cool way to take him to his two-wheeled adventure, but introduced him to the fun of off-roading too
911 S 2.4 Targa and 911 Porsche Design 50th Anniversary Edition

7 Porsche Design products that stunned the world

What is Porsche Design? Explore seven of the brand's standout products – spanning custom-built watches to real estate – from half a century of design magic
991 GTS RS and Cayman GT4 Clubsport in motion on virtual racetrack

The complete list of Porsche cars in Gran Turismo 7

Which Porsche cars can you drive in the new edition of Gran Turismo? Here’s a comprehensive checklist to get you off the starting grid and on your way to unlocking iconic vehicles
Black 911 (996) GT3 on gravel, mountains behind

“My Porsche 996 GT3 has rapidly become a favourite”

When Loren Beggs was 13, he wandered past the first ever Porsche car dealership in the US. A place where road cars were displayed next to their racecar siblings. No surprise, then, that it caused him to fall head over heels for Porsche
Porsche 996 driving in front of rocky Utah scenery

How to go camping with a Porsche

To Brock Keen, the world is one giant camping spot. Thanks to his Porsche 911 and roof tent combo, he’s always guaranteed the ultimate room with a view
Zinmetallic Porsche 911 SC with headlights on

How owning a classic Porsche is a lifetime obsession for one fan

Like many, Mark Koense’s love of Porsche began with a toy model as a child. He would graduate to buying the real thing – several, in fact. But none, he says, made quite as lasting an impression as a 1982 911 SC
Porsche 356, headlights on, driving up underground car park ramp

The world’s most spectacular garages for Porsche cars

These dream homes have something that little bit extra. Not only have they designed their garage as a feature in itself, but they also have a Porsche to put into them. Here are five homes for sportscars that make a real statement
Artist marks reflective lines on white 964 Porsche with tape

How I created a Porsche art car

From art cars to art walls, the world is Hanna Schönwald’s canvas. Discover what inspires the industrial designer and artist to use classic cars like a Porsche 911 (964) as her mediums
Sunset view of Porsche models next to the sea

What do Porsche model names mean?

From miniature crocs to epic South American races – as well as more down-to-earth reasons – discover the stories behind the names given to each of the current Porsche models
CGI Porsche 996 with swan head floating on water

Porsche art: 10 trailblazing digital artists

From vibrant cars bursting with colours to the humorous and surreal, we showcase the new breed of exciting digital Porsche artists and their incredible artwork
Man lounging on leather sofa in stylish Porsche garage

How to give your garage a Porsche makeover

Transform your garage or favourite room and display your Porsche passion. The Soul Garage is full of essential products and it’s open for business now
A man ordering parts from the Porsche ORIGINALE catalogue

Why genuine classic car parts from Porsche matter: an expert’s guide

Care for your classic Porsche? This is why it’s important you use genuine parts
Colour pencil design sketch of rear view of Porsche Boxster

It started with a sketch

When Grant Larson first put pen to paper on the Porsche Boxster, he couldn’t have envisaged the impact it would have. Here, he and Porsche designers past and present tell the story of a car that 25 years ago set the company on a glorious new adventure
Woman leaning on 911 Turbo, ocean and lifeguard post behind

“It’s not just a drive, it’s an experience”

For International Women’s Day, five Porsche drivers tell us about their love of driving, their passion for their cars and what owning a Porsche means to them
Side view of blue first-generation Porsche Cayenne with body decals

Why the first-generation Porsche Cayenne is a true gamechanger

The first-generation Cayenne is reshaping our vision of a classic Porsche. Learn how it rewrote the rule books and the ways in which Porsche Classic is now helping owners individualise this groundbreaking SUV
White 1983 911 being tucked under a Porsche car cover

Winter care for your classic Porsche

On a scenic autumn drive from Milan to Lake Como, furniture and interior designer, Tommaso Spinzi, explains the joy of owning a classic Porsche 911 and shares his tips on laying it down for the winter
Porsche 356 pulling into garage next to stack of tyres

Porsche passion: talking restorations and classic cars with expert Tom Gädtke

Marking the launch of the latest Porsche Classic catalogue, ORIGINALE 07, Tom Gädtke lifts his garage door to talk vehicle restoration and the joy of cherishing tangible objects
Man leans against bright yellow classic Porsche 911 RSR

What’s it like to live with a classic Porsche?

A classic Porsche inspires devotion like little else. Just ask Frank Cassidy. His company provides a location for Porsche restorers, enthusiasts and events, attracting fans from the UK and beyond. He explains why owning one is such a rewarding experience
Rear half of Carrera GT peeking out from behind buildings

The Porsche Carrera GT: a classic sports car, inspired by Le Mans

Timeless qualities and cutting-edge technology make this carbon-fibre, mid-engined super car a true gamechanger
Woman sits in green Porsche 911 with palm trees behind

How I fell in love with classic 911s

For Lara, aka @thatporschegirl, a classic Porsche means many things. She tells us how she keeps hers fit for the road and why owning one is changing perceptions about Porsche drivers

Pushing boundaries. Breaking glass ceilings

For film stunt driver Sera Trimble there are neither limits nor limitations, just a mighty inner drive – something she shares with the timeless 911

A passion for Porsche

Holidays spent in the family 911 ignited Catharina Allaert’s love for Porsche. It’s one that endures

“I just want to have fun”

When you undertake Classic cars training at the Porsche Track Experience, you’ll encounter extraordinary vehicles and passionate owners
David Gandy peers through open window into car

A model example: David Gandy’s lifelong love of classic cars

He is one of the world’s most recognisable models. But David Gandy also has a love for cars that can be traced back to his early childhood

Capturing timeless minimalism

One man’s passion for photography and affection for Porsche has led to a labour of love becoming a beautiful, elegant celebration of the 911 in print
Man in white T-shirt leans against Porsche 964 Carrera

For the love of the 911: a passion ignited

The connection between a father and son is always special. But to Philipp M Hohenthanner, that bond went beyond that. He tells us how his dad’s love of Porsche has led Philipp to a life that celebrates the magic of the 911
Yellow 1973 911 T and silver 1973 911 parked alongside

Twice as nice: the tale of two classic Porsche 911 sports cars

When Markus, a long-time Porsche owner from Mannheim, Germany wanted to treat himself to a birthday present, he began hunting for a classic 911 from the year of his birth. And then he wanted another…
Man entering green 718 Boxster GTS 4.0, pine trees behind

Porsche heritage: the story of the iconic 718

718 is more than a number. It stands for winning, excellence and performance. And the name of a game-changing race car that’s inspired two acclaimed modern Porsche sports cars. This is its story
7500km driving north

7500km around the ice-covered Baltic in a 924

Meet David Zu Elfe, a modern-day Odysseus who took his trusty Porsche daily driver on a mammoth adventure trip into the beautiful snow-covered wilderness of northern Europe
Porsche parked in woods with tent on roof, dog inside

A classic Porsche adventure. Just add tent

When Brock Keen decided to leave the corporate life behind, little did he realise that his love of Porsche cars and the great outdoors would combine in such spectacular fashion
People gathered around a redesigned green Porsche 968

Timeless car design: L’Art de L’Automobile x Porsche

Taking inspiration from the past, informed by the world today and with a bold vision for the future, Arthur Kar presents a lesson in evocative, timeless car design with the Porsche 968 L’ART
The Porsche 911 turbo from Cyberpunk 2077

Porsche design and Cyberpunk 2077: turbo unlocked

How the Porsche 911 Turbo became the name of the game for one of the world’s most hyped releases
Burgundy Red Porsche 912 (F model) by water

Buying a classic Porsche: the 912 that found me

There’s something about growing up with a Porsche in your family that forges an unbreakable link. For one classic Porsche 912 owner, it even had the power to be part of the healing process after a serious family illness
Rusted, old-timer Porsche 718 replica in silver

Old love never rusts: an everlasting classic Porsche story

Sometimes, things we thought we’d lost can have a funny way of finding their way back to us. Just ask 911 owner Matthew Kanniah, who found that a blast from the past became quite the Porsche reunion
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Analogue never dies

To Johannes Huwe, ‘throwaway’ culture is nonsensical and obscene. From classic cars to cameras to clothing, he celebrates the enduring attraction and practicality of time-honoured craftsmanship
Hans Herrmann drives his Porsche 550 Spyder at Carrera Panamericana

The wild event that shaped Porsche and TAG Heuer’s racing experience

As the two luxury brands launch a new watch together, we find out how a notorious Mexican road race inspired them both

The boat inspired by timeless Porsche design

The definition of timeless design is one that endures, decade after decade. In the case of one Porsche model, it led one Greek boat maker to build a head-turning, sea-faring homage to the iconic 356
LEGO Porsche 911 Targa rear three-quarters view

LEGO and Porsche: the art of selling desire

The 1960s to 1980s were a golden age for print advertising – including Porsche. With LEGO recreating a number of standout Porsche ads from yesteryear for its new LEGO 911 model, we shine a light on their original incarnations

Porsche heaven and the Green Hell

Pure speed isn’t the aim at the Nürburgring – aka the ‘Green Hell’ – for those who choose classic cars training as part of the Porsche Track Experience. It’s unlimited driving pleasure