Alois Ruf Jr, head of RUF Automobile GmbH, took home the Art Centre College of Design Award and Best in Class (in the Porsche seventy-fifth anniversary category) with his restored 1963 901 at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance
Not long before this issue of Classic Porsche went to print, our editor, Dan Furr, was given a sneak peek of the UK’s first new magnesium crankcases released by Porsche Classic for air-cooled 911s built between 1968 and 1976.
In collaboration with Porsche Cars North America, the never-seen-before display, We are Porsche, will celebrate the storied marque’s seventy-fifth anniversary by featuring key models and personalities behind the brand’s success.
Therefore, it is possible that Porsche may release an electric version of the 911 Targa in the future, especially considering the increasing demand for electric vehicles and the tightening of emissions regulations around the world
Peter Falk very much prefers to stand behind his team rather than in the spotlight — the former racing director and engineer who worked for Porsche in Stuttgart for more than three decades is famously modest.