The Porsche Book

Author: Frank M. Orel

Publisher: Te Neues Publishing Company

ISBN: 9783832733872

Category:

Page: 304

View: 4177

This turbo-charged book, now available in a beautifully produced, small format edition, is an exciting thrill ride for all lovers of the Porsche experience. As you browse, you embark on a nostalgic, image-packed journey through the annals of high-performance motor engineering and design. The book's dynamic layout and design capture every element of these ultimate rides--power, freedom and speed. Captivated from the first glance, you will keep coming back for more! After a while, the book becomes like your own personal road movie as the sights and sounds come to life. Revel in innovative images of all the most famous Porsches--shot in glamorous locales across the globe.

The Porsche Quiz Book

100 Questions on the History of Porsche

Author: Chris Cowlin

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN: 1908582561

Category: Games

Page: 18

View: 2169

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.

The Book of the Porsche 356

Author: Brian Long

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845847202

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 9987

Based loosely upon the VW Beetle, which Dr Porsche also designed, the 356 was the first Porsche model and, as such, represented the birth of a legend. The curvaceous little coupés and spyders were a huge success throughout the world, and continued to be so throughout the model's life because of a policy of continuous development. Here is the full and fascinating story of the Porsche 356, and the racing and rallying cars which sprang from it. Here, too, is the story of the very beginnings of what, today, is one of the greatest sports car marques and an icon of automotive excellence. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Arial}

The Porsche book

a definitive illustrated history

Author: Lothar Boschen,Jürgen Barth

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: N.A

Category: Transportation

Page: 584

View: 5986

The Porsche Book

Rear-engined Porsches and their racing variants

Author: Jurgen Barth,Gustav Busing

Publisher: David Bull Publishing

ISBN: 9781893618930

Category:

Page: 3

View: 2508

Offers a definitive account of Porsche's cars and design projects that tells the whole story behind the cars from this legendary marque. This title is suitable for Porsche enthusiasts, especially those who are restoring, racing, or collecting vintage Porsches.

Porsche 911 Red Book 3rd Edition

Specifications, Options, Production Numbers, Data Codes and More

Author: Patrick Paternie,Peter Bodensteiner

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760347603

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 208

View: 2676

Take hold of the ultimate reference resource on one of the world's most loved and respected sports cars. Porsche's 911, one of the most iconic sports cars in the world, is also one of the most sought-after collectible sports cars. Potential buyers, collectors, historians, and armchair enthusiasts crave all the details that, in sum, make up the 911's DNA. Porsche 911 Red Book provides all of the critical information enthusiasts need and offers it in a convenient, portable package that can be carried to concours, auctions, club events, or anywhere that quick reference to accurate data is required. From the first 911 of 1964 to today's technologically advanced, class-leading sports car, Porsche 911 Red Book offers all the data and detail desired by 911 fans. It provides an in-depth look at all the 911 versions including the Turbos, GT cars, and the limited-production specials that have collectively forged the 911 legend over the past 50-plus years.

Porsche 911 Performance Handbook

Author: Bruce Anderson

Publisher: MotorBooks International

ISBN: 9780760300336

Category: Transportation

Page: 272

View: 6966

Buy, tune, maintain and modify your prized 911 with this ultimate guide. Learn about wheel and tire improvement, up-to-the-minute autocross or showroom stock suspension and brake mods, custom add-on bodywork and paint, and interiors -- where to buy it, how to install it and what to expect for a result. Covers engine, suspension, chassis, transmission, tune-ups, model history, body and more on all 911s up through 1996.

The Porsche 924 Carrera

– evolution to excellence

Author: Roy Smith

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845846451

Category: Transportation

Page: 320

View: 7658

A limited edition of 1500 copies. The 924 Carrera was a homologation model built to qualify the 924 model to race in Group 4. One of the great supercars of the 1980s, the 924 Carrera was considered by many to have better handling characteristics than Porsche’s flagship 911. The book features interviews with many of those involved with the car at the time together with race stories, statistics, and a unique exposé of component failures during racing.

Porsche 944

The Essential Buyer's Guide

Author: Andy Higgins,Jon Mitchell

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845845714

Category: Reference

Page: 64

View: 2332

This is the complete guide to finding the best available example of the classic front-engined Porsche 944. Insight from real ownership experience is coupled with unparalleled technical knowledge, resulting in the first dedicated guidebook for potential buyers of the Porsche 944. A comprehensive guide, including an inspection checklist that buyers can use when viewing a car, photos of key areas to check, and known issues for each model, and an overview of key specifications and potential upgrades. Market and value data are also supplied to help give an idea of what a specific Porsche 944 is worth. From whether a Porsche 944 is a suitable car for you, to the cost considerations to be taken into account when searching for and viewing a used model, the authors’ aim to arm the prospective buyer with enough knowledge and insight to be able to view a used Porsche 944, and quickly assess its quality, before considering whether to make a purchase. Take the first step towards finding your dream car, by reading this guide today.