Porsche 911 Club Coupe Celebrates 60 Years of Porsche Clubs

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

To celebrate 60 years of Porsche Clubs, the German automaker has released an extremely limited 911 Club Coupe, where the 12 lucky owners will be picked through a lottery.

But to even have the right to have a chance at purchasing one, you have to be a Porsche Club member and register before July 16th, 2012. 13 Club Coupes will be created in all, with one of them retained on behalf of Porsche Club World.

And why 13, you may ask? Four years after the first Porsche was ever built in 1948, the first Porsche Club was established in May 1952 with 13 members. For the 60th anniversary, Porsche decided to build 13 Club Coupes – one for each original member of the first Porsche Club.

There are officially 640 Porsche Clubs in 75 different countries around the world now, with a total of around 181,000 members. The rare Club Coupe won’t be cheap though, with an MSRP of $175,580 excluding sales tax.

What you will get though if you are so fortunate enough to win the drawing is a custom Brewster Green, Carrera S Powerkit-upgraded 430-hp 911. 20-inch SportTechno wheels adorn each corner of the car after being match-painted, while a SportDesign package gives the exterior subtle upgrades.

On the inside is an Espresso natural leather interior sporting contrasting stitching in Luxor Beige. To prove the Club Coupe’s authenticity, the switch panel trim strip will sport a logo crafted individually for each customer, along with illuminated door sills with the model designation and anniversary logo.

Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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