Since he is currently competing in the FIA World Endurance Championship as a Porsche works driver in LMP1, touring the company’s celebrity ambassador around town is more than natural. Mark Webber drove Maria Sharapova to practice at Rod Laver Arena in preparations for the 2015 Australian Open during a Porsche photo call, in Melbourne.
The latest Chris Harris on Cars tackles a subject very near and dear to my heart: 997-gen Porsche 911 Cup cars, built for the World Rally Championship’s RGT class by the universe-saving heroes at Tuthill Porsche. It’s a filthy, sideways good time.
In this industry, you hear the word “passion” thrown around quite a bit. It’s passion that drives someone to success, it’s passion that makes someone do the things they do, it’s passion that keeps them coming back for more. It’s a tricky thing to define, especially considering how personal someone’s passion can be, but at the end of the day, it’s crystal clear when someone has it.
This video is fascinating because it let’s us pretend to be a fly on the wall of a Porsche 911 engine assembly line. There’s no annoying soundtrack, no voiceover explaining what’s happening, we’re just seeing humans and machines teaming up to create beautiful, powerful engines that purr the best cars.
Are you traveling to the fabulous fishing village of Cumbuco in Brazil anytime soon and you want to drive on the beach in Porsche style? Keep on reading as it is now possible for you to rent a Porsche Dune Buggy!