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Porche Cars

The Porsche is a German beauty with a ferociously dedicated fan base. Learn the history of the 911, 914, 944 and see photos of the Cayenne, the Cayman and the Boxster.

Porsche Cayman History

The Porsche Cayman puts a hardtop on the Porsche Boxster to create a scalpel-sharp sports car. The Cayman exists to bridge what had been a fairly big price gap between the Porsche Boxster and 997-series Porsche 911 Carrera. Check out this illustrated history of the Cayman.

The Porsche 924 was a Porsche-Volkswagen collaboration that dimmed Porsche’s luster. Check out its history and see pictures of the 924. See more »

Porsche 959 History

The Porsche 959 was considered the ultimate sports car when it debuted in 1987-88. Find out why in this informative article, only at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Porsche 914

The Porsche 914 and Porsche 914/6 seemed the modern midengine sports cars Porsche needed in 1970. But some Porsche fans were livid. Learn why. See more »

Porsche 914 History

The Porsche 914 was designed to replace the 912, and to be an affordable counterpart to the 911. Follow the 914's development into a Porsche classic. See more »

Porsche 356 History

The story of Porsche begins in the early 1900s, when founder Ferdinand Porsche began designing automobiles. Learn about Porsche's development. See more »

Porsche 356

The Porsche 356 of the 1950s and 1960s set the pattern for today’s Porsche 911. Learn about the 356 in these articles, pictures, and specifications. See more »

How the Porsche Carrera GT Works

Some would say it's the greatest supercar to date. Others would shout it from the rooftops. The Porsche Carrera GT weighs in at just 3,000 pounds and kicks out 605 horsepower off the assembly line. Check out the Carrera GT and see what $440,000 buys these days. See more »