Ruf


RUF is a German automaker that uses Porsche vehicles as their base. RUF takes normal Porsches and puts custom and modified parts into them, turning them into serious performance machines.


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Ruf CTR3 For Sale In California For $540,000

Ruf CTR3 For Sale In California For $540,000

There are tuner shops, and then there are tuner manufacturers. What’s the difference? While a Tuner shop will bolt on spoilers and body kits, and some good tuner shops can even enhance your engines performance; a tuner manufacturer takes a bare shell and makes the entire car themselves to meet their customer’s requirements. That is…

RUF Developing Three Electric Porsche Prototypes

RUF Developing Three Electric Porsche Prototypes

Don’t label RUF Automobiles as a mere Porsche tuner. They install enough of their own parts in Porsche bodies to be considered by the German government to be an independent manufacturer. And while Porsche is experimenting with electricity on their own, RUF has beaten them to the punch, with three different electric drivetrains, stuffed in…

RUF Greenster Concept Foreshadows Production Model

RUF Greenster Concept Foreshadows Production Model

Back in October, German Porsche tuner RUF took a new direction by unveiling an electric car concept based on the Porsche 911. Today at the Geneva Auto Show RUF took this project a step further, displaying the eRUF Greenster, on which the company will base a small series of cars set to go on sale…

RUF CTR 3

RUF CTR 3

While generating 700hp and 657 ft-lbs of torque from a twin-turbocharged 3.8-liter boxer engine is incredible, such things are hardly out of the ordinary at RUF. What is amazing, however, is that this car, while looking an awful lot like a Carrera GT, is actually loosely based on a 997 Turbo. Even more amazing is…

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Welcome to the AutoGuide.com News Blog

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