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“Porsche Drive – Stelvio”: New book pays tribute to the Stelvio Pass

by TrackWorthy,

Photographer Stefan Bogner and author Jan Karl Baedeker have created a visually striking and unique tribute to the Stelvio Pass with their new 300 page book “Porsche Drive – Stelvio”. The book offers a glimpse of what it is like to experience bend after bend of this dream route behind the steering wheel of some of the fastest and sportiest Porsche vehicles of all time.

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Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada at the Honda Indy Toronto

by Michael Taylor (@trackworthy),

The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada was one of several support races taking part in the 2017 Honda Indy Toronto race weekend. The other support races included the Mazda Global MX-5 Cup, NASCAR Pinty’s Series, US Formula 2000 and the Indy Lights, in addition to the headlining race, the Verizon IndyCar Series.

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New Porsche 911 GT2 RS is Fastest and Most Powerful 911 Ever

by TrackWorthy,

The new Porsche 911 GT2 RS is powered by a 700 hp biturbo flat-6 engine. Weighing in at 1,470 kg with a full fuel tank, the lightweight two-seater accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in just 2.8 seconds. The rear-wheel drive Coupe has a top speed of 340 km/h, and with its near-motorsport drive technology, the new 911 GT2 RS trumps its 3.6-litre predecessor by 80 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque.

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Porsche Sport Driving School Comes to Canada

by TrackWorthy,

The Porsche Sport Driving School has finally come to Canada. The school was created by Porsche in 1973 and was originally only available at the Hockenheimring race track in Germany. Over the past 43 years, Porsche has introduced the school in 16 other countries. In 2017, Porsche has expanded the list to include Canada.

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One-millionth Porsche 911 Rolls off Production Line

by TrackWorthy,

A milestone was reached today when the one-millionth 911 rolled off the production line in Zuffenhausen, Germany, where all 911s are manufactured. The one-millionth car is a 2017 911 Carrera S in the special colour “Irish Green”, with numerous exclusive features following the original 911 from 1963. The two-door car remains the most strategically important model in the product range and makes a huge contribution to maintaining Porsche’s position as one of the most profitable car manufacturers in the world. Read more!