Porsche Former Chief Designer Tony Lapine Dies at 81

Porsche Former Chief Designer Tony Lapine Dies at 81
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This year has been rough for Porsche designers. Last month Ferdinand Porsche, designer of the 911, passed away; and now Tony Lapine (second from left), former chief designer at Porsche passed away at the age of 81 on Sunday, April 29. Continue Reading...

Malaise-Era Supercars: As Fast As You Remember?

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Malaise-Era Supercars: As Fast As You Remember?
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Remember how fast we thought the Lamborghini Countach, BMW M1, and Porsche 928 GTS were? Remember hanging posters on our walls, idolizing the wedge-shaped awesomeness and iconic styling of the DeTomaso Pantera or the Ferrari 308? How can we forget? After all, every time we see a Countach out in the wild, we drop what… Continue Reading...

A Peek Inside the New Porsche Museum

A Peek Inside the New Porsche Museum
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Porsche has just announced the opening of a new $100 million museum on Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen to celebrate the history of the famous German sportscar maker. This 60,250 sq.-ft. building was designed by Viennese architects Delugan Meissl and houses displays with 80 important models. The museum collection, however, totals 400 vehicles and the 80 shown at any… Continue Reading...