A Careful Analysis of 2017 Porsche Panamera 4S Diesel


Four-seat grand tourer bids to redefine performance in the luxury class Model tested: 4S Diesel Price: £91,778 Power: 416bhp Torque: 627lb ft 0-60mph: 4.1sec 30-70mph in fourth: 4.9sec Fuel economy: 31.6mpg C02 emissions: 176g/km By 2009 Porsche had well established the idea of its badge appearing on the prow of a five-door model. Seven years … [Read more…]

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS


Do the new GTS derivatives hit the sweet spot in the 911 range? To find out, we drive both four and two-wheel-drive versions They know how to do it, don’t they? There’s a reason the greatest sports car of all time is also one of the most successful sports cars of all time. Beyond the … [Read more…]

Porsche Is Ready To Show The GTS Range For The 911

For those who find the base Porsche 911 Carrera too tepid while the GT3 variant too extreme or impractical, the German sports car maker bridges this gap with the GTS model range, where within this specific line-up customers can opt for varying levels of performance, depending on the model they choose. The 911 GTS range … [Read more…]

A Mid-engined Porsche 911 For Racing?


The decision to shift the 4.0-litre six-cylinder motor of the new Porsche 911RSR racing car to a mid-engined configuration does not spell the beginning of the end for iconic rear-engined 911s, according to Porsche’s motorsportboss, Frank Walliser.

Doppelgänger – Porsche 911R & Porsche 911 Carrera 4S


The twins that define perfection… …for very different reasons Human beings have a habit of wistfully wishing for a future that contains more of the past, and more often than not these retrospective yearnings are badly misplaced. Anyone denouncing the 2016 Formula One season as tripe would do well to watch some mid-Eighties turbo-era races … [Read more…]

Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport 2017


You and I already know the road-going Porsche Cayman GT4 is one of the finest sports cars money can buy. Or rather could buy, if it wasn’t sold out. So logic dictates the Clubsport, the GT4’s racing alter-ego, could be about as fun as driving a car gets. Eligible for a variety of racing series … [Read more…]

Fast Luxe – Porsche Panamera Turbo


We say: sharp looks, plentiful tech, plush interior. Still fast A facelifted Panamera? Nope, it’s an all-new model. Every single part has changed, whatever the similar (though perter) looks suggest. This Turbo is the fastest for now. Its new 4.0-litre VU engine houses two turbos inside its vee, like a Mercedes AMG GT, while four … [Read more…]