Tag: Porsche

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#TBT – FERDINAND PIËCH AND THE W ENGINE

#TBT – FERDINAND PIËCH AND THE W ENGINE

Among the countless engineering achievements earned by Ferdinand Piëch, one stands above the rest: the W engine. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________ Ferdinand Piëch’s time as CEO of Volkswagen AG (1993-2002) was...

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Petersen Museum Debuts Three New Virtual Exhibits

Petersen Museum Debuts Three New Virtual Exhibits

The Petersen unveils three major new automotive exhibits through an online showcase before the museum’s reopening. The Petersen Automotive Museum has brilliantly adapted to the challenges brought by COVID, and this is their newest feat. This marks the first time a major museum has displayed three new exhibits through an online showcase. Watch the full...

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50 Most-Searched Celebrity Cars

50 Most-Searched Celebrity Cars

Many celebrities are surprising automotive afficionados, owning cars we could only dream of. Here are the 50 most-searched celebrity cars. Many celebrities you see on TV or online are actually avid car collectors. Cars are the ultimate status symbol: the cooler the car, the cooler the person, right? The rest of the world has a...

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Porsche Launches New Vehicle Subscription Programs in LA

Porsche Launches New Vehicle Subscription Programs in LA

Porsche’s Vehicle Subscription program – Porsche Drive – offers single vehicle, multi vehicle, and rental options to members in Los Angeles. Porsche has announced a smart move that might shake up the way we see vehicle availability in LA. Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) has introduced a monthly Single-Vehicle Subscription (SVS) option to the...

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Volkswagen Opens New Oxnard Engineering Campus

Volkswagen Opens New Oxnard Engineering Campus

The new expansion will encompass other brand entities that focus on emissions, product testing and governmental compliance. The Volkswagen Group has just expanded their massive testing facility and is now named the Oxnard Engineering Campus (OEC). The OEC now encompasses the Volkswagen Group Test Center California (TCC) and additional entities. The Oxnard campus supports Volkswagen,...

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Rusnak Auto Group Puts the Pedal to the Metal to Help Community

Rusnak Auto Group Puts the Pedal to the Metal to Help Community

Rusnak steps in to help the communities it serves by providing delivery vehicles and drivers to local restaurants for meal deliveries to first responders, healthcare workers, and the homeless. One of the biggest daily challenges that the coronavirus pandemic and associated shelter-in-place have posed is getting food. Throughout the crisis, the Rusnak Auto Group, a...

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Letters of Acceptance Issued for Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Letters of Acceptance Issued for Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

WeatherTech Raceway will host this annual event which will boast thirteen run groups this year. One way to know if the car you own has extreme historical significance is by receiving an elusive invite to the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. A 12-person team debates on which vehicles are worthy of that invite, which brings together...

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Final 991 Generation Porsche 911 to be Auctioned For COVID-19 Fundraiser

Final 991 Generation Porsche 911 to be Auctioned For COVID-19 Fundraiser

RM Sotheby’s and Porsche join together to auction off the last 911 (991) to pass through the production line, all proceeds go towards COVID-19 charitable fundraiser. If you’re a Porsche enthusiast hungry for a one-of-a-kind opportunity, look no further. This particular opportunity also has philanthropic qualities, so the sudden weight loss of your wallet causes...

 

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