The Porsche 911 Book

50th Anniversary Edition

Author: René Staud,Jurgen Lewandowski

Publisher: Te Neues Publishing Group

ISBN: 9783832797034

Category: Transportation

Page: 320

View: 2904


For the 50th birthday of the populous Porsche 911 family, the famous automotive photographer Rene Staud showcases the most important models - all in his typically radiant and distinctive style."

911 Love

50 Years of Porsche 911

Author: Edwin Baaske

Publisher: Klasing & Company

ISBN: 9783768836654

Category: Transportation

Page: 360

View: 7454


Celebrates fifty years of the iconic Porsche 911, with stories and photographs from owners around the world.

911 X 911

The Official Anniversary Book Celebrating 50 Years of the Porsche 911

Author: Dieter Landenberger

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781935007234

Category: Porsche 911 automobile

Page: 962

View: 7943


Issued to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Porsche's iconic 911, this collection of behind-the-scenes images, vintage advertisements, and illustrations offers a visual tour through 911 history - from the earliest design sketches and models to the latest editions of the world's most enduring sports car.

The Porsche Quiz Book

100 Questions on the History of Porsche

Author: Chris Cowlin

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN: 190858257X

Category: Games

Page: 18

View: 4636


Do you own a Porsche? Can you name the different models past and present? Are you familiar with the technology that goes into making these iconic cars? Or maybe you aspire to owning one? Whatever the reason for your interest, if Porsche is your car of choice you will love this quiz book. Which word, also the name of a German city, appears on the Porsche badge? In which 1984 film was a Porsche 928 crushed by a monster truck? What does ‘RS’ stand for, which appears on a number of lightweight Porsches and has done since 1972? If you think you know the answers to these questions, why not check to see if you are right in The Porsche Quiz Book. Full of fascinating Porsche related trivia, this quiz book is certain to reveal something you never knew about your favourite make of car. There are 100 questions on all aspects of Porsche including information about the company, the cars and their capabilities and even the films they have featured in. This book is a must-have for Porsche fans the world over.

Porsche Carrera

The Water-Cooled Era 1998-2018

Author: Johnny Tipler

Publisher: The Crowood Press

ISBN: 1785005308

Category: Transportation

Page: 256

View: 9054


The complete story of the innovative, iconic and enduring Porsche Carrera. Although considered a classic car, the 911 continues in production today and the 1,000,000th 911 is at the Porsche Museum, Zuffenhausen. This book takes the reader on a journey from the development of its risky water-cooled design through its racing success and continued production today, to practical maintenance and modification. A true homage to the Porsche Carrera, covering the concept, design and evolution of the 996,997 and 991, and including an interview with harm Lagaaji, stylist in the Porsche design studios. Other interviews include racing drivers - past and present - Mike Wilds, Timo Bernhard, Richard Attwood, Richard Westbrook, Mario Andretti, Hans-Joachim Stuck, Wolf Henzler, Brendon Hartley and Peter Dumbreck. There is a section on how to buy, maintain and modify a Porsche Carrera and the book is superbly illustrated with 420 colour photographs many of which were taken by renowned car photographer, Antony Fraser.

911 LoveRS

Author: Jürgen Lewandowski,WAFT

Publisher: Delius Klasing Verlag Gmbh

ISBN: 9783667114969

Category: Porsche 911 automobile

Page: 252

View: 7993


-The first comprehensive homage to the Porsche R and RS models -From the first 911 R (1967) through the varying RS models, to the latest 911 R (2016) -Includes interviews with enthusiasts, racing drivers and customers -Presents portraits of unique collectors' items and race histories -Celebrates the 50th Anniversay of the Porsche 911 R in 2017 Porsche's sporting elite - the 911 R - more performance, less weight. As the first comprehensive homage to the R and RS models, this is a must-have for all Porsche 911 lovers. At auctions they rack up premium prices, but the makers of the 911 R never intended to create objects of speculation for maximum profit. Their main concern was developing vehicles that would appeal to customers because of their uncompromising sportiness. The story begins 50 years ago, when the first Porsche 911 R achieved five new long-distance world records in Monza; and goes on to the latest 911 R - a car that is aware of its history, with racing stripes, houndstooth bucket seats, manual gear change, and a free-revving naturally aspirated engine. In between the first and the latest lie 50 years, numerous models, and a legion of fans.

Corvette Fifty Years

Author: Randy Leffingwell

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 0760311803

Category: Transportation

Page: 384

View: 777


Officially licensed by General Motors, Corvette: Fifty Years is a colorful, nostalgic and commemorative look at the obstacles and achievements of this classic American sports car, which celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2003. The book provides new insight into the fascinating story of the beloved Corvette with unpublished stories and previously unseen historical and all-new color photographs. Witness Corvette's 1953 Motorama debut, the fervor generated by the Blue Flame Special, and the excitement surrounding the Indy Pace Cars and the ZR-1. Previously unpublished Corvette stories and never-before seen historical photographs complement 100 stunning, new color photos. From standard production models to such legendary racing models as the Sebring and Grand Sport, Leffingwell details their histories and delivers a full half-century of Corvette history.

Porsche vs. Lotus

Author: Colin Crum

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477790039

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1990


Porsche sells more cars annually and has won more races than any other car company. Lotus is known for its handcrafted cars for both the racetrack and street. Both are well-respected companies with very different histories. How do they stack up against each other? Readers will learn to compare and contrast as they settle this ultimate battle for themselves.