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2017 Porsche Boxster 718 Manual Tested: The Slowest 718 Is Still Crazy Quick

Source: Car and Driver Full Article: 2017 Porsche Boxster 718 Manual Tested: The Slowest 718 Is Still Crazy Quick When Porsche revised its roadster line last year, rechristening it the 718 Boxster, restyling it slightly, and swapping in turbocharged 2.0- and 2.5-liter flat-four-cylinder engines for its beloved 2.7- and 3.4-liter flat-sixes in standard and S […]

Simu-Stick: How the “Manual” Transmission Could Be Saved

Source: Car and Driver Full Article: Simu-Stick: How the “Manual” Transmission Could Be Saved Diminishing take rates haven’t curbed our enthusiasm for stick-shift automobiles. The fact is, our latest brainstorm could invigorate our Save the Manuals! agenda. Carmakers no longer have the luxury of designing, engineering, manufacturing, and certifying two totally different transmissions to serve every […]

2017 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid Test: Platinum Additions

2017 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid Test: Platinum Additions

Source: Car and Driver Full Article: 2017 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid Test: Platinum Additions The 2017 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid Platinum Edition plug-in hybrid thumped up onto Car and Driver’s California scales and punished them to the tune of 5373 pounds. That’s 54 pounds less than we recorded for the slightly less lavish non–Platinum Edition […]

You’ll Like the Price of the New Porsche 911 GT3’s Manual-Transmission Option-media-1

You’ll Like the Price of the New Porsche 911 GT3’s Manual-Transmission Option

Source: Car and Driver Full Article: You’ll Like the Price of the New Porsche 911 GT3’s Manual-Transmission Option The 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 heralds the return of the good old-fashioned manual transmission to the GT3 model line. The revived row-it-yourself gearbox will be the optional transmission on the new 500-hp 911, with the dual-clutch PDK ’box […]

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Porsche GT Boss: A Mid-Engined 911 Is a Possibility

Source: Car and Driver Full Article: Porsche GT Boss: A Mid-Engined 911 Is a Possibility March 9, 2017 at 11:30 am by Greg Fink | Photography by Davey G. Johnson, Newspress, and the Manufacturer The forthcoming mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette may face some stiff competition from its old foe the Porsche 911. Speaking with Car and Driver at the […]