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Porsche Design Book One Laptop

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The Porsche Design BOOK ONE is essentially a 2-in-1 concept laptop and tablet hybrid, as well as one of the world's thinnest convertibles / detachables. Featuring a 13.3-inch QHD display, Intel's latest 7th generation Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM, and 512GB of SSD storage. The hinge is very similar to the one found on Lenovo's Yoga line, enabling users to push the display 360° and use it in tablet mode. Continue reading for another video review, more pictures and information.

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Huawei Porsche Design

The Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design Edition smartphone could be one of the sleekest yet. Featuring a dedicated Artificial Intelligence processor with machine learning, 6GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage, a rear dual camera setup consisting of a 12-megapixel RGB and 20-megapixel monochrome modules offering f/1.6 aperture dual lenses. Continue reading for a hands-on video, more pictures and information.

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Porsche Subscription Service

Called Porsche Passport, this monthly subscription service will be offered in two different tiers: a $2,000/month "Launch" tier, which provides access to eight different models including the Cayenne, 718 Boxster, 718 Cayman S, as well as the Macan S, and then a $3,000/month "Accelerate" tier that offers a 22 vehicle lineup. Both include white-glove vehicle delivery, insurance, maintenance, detailing, as well as taxes and registration fees. Continue reading for another video and more information.

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9FF Porsche 997

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Ever wonder what a 1,400-horsepower monster can do at the drag strip? If so, this video should answer your questions. What you're looking at is a 9ff-tuned 997 Turbo that can hit 60 mph in under 3-seconds, while boasting a top speed in excess of 249 mph. It needed just 8.89 seconds to cover a standing 1/4 mile as it took on an Audi RS7. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

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Electric Porsche 911

At first glance, this may look like a normal 1979 Porsche 911 SC Targa, but look under the hood, and you'll discover that it's actually an electric machine with more driving range than a majority of the battery-powered cars available today. The company tossed the flat-six engine, and replaced it with a pair of electric motors, mated to the car's original five-speed manual transmission. You get instant torque, which means it's half a second quicker in the zero-to-60mph sprint than the stock model. Continue reading for two more videos and information.

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Porche GTT 115 Superyacht

Priced at $16.7-million, the Porsche GTT 115 Hybrid Superyacht was designed by Studio F.A. Porsche and built by Dynamiq. It's limited to just 7-units worldwide, and features a luxurious interior, complete with rich chocolate brown furniture, hardwood floors and plenty of high-tech gadgets. The ship offers a range of 3,400 nautical miles while cruising at 21 knots. continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Porsche Design Smartwatch

Porsche Design is known for their high-end fashion accessories (backpacks, jackets, etc.), but they've been dabbling in the tech world recently, starting with a sleek laptop, and now this dual display smartwatch. From the looks of the user interface, it may connect with infotainment centers on future Porsche vehicles, letting users control certain functions and / or play music. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Porsche X

Unlike other supercars, the Porsche "X" by industrial designer Zhang Ningbo is completely driverless. This fully-electric vehicle can either be set to run autonomously, or remotely operated by humans like you would a drone. Underneath its shell, you'll find a 360° camera where the driver and passenger would normally sit. Continue reading for more pictures.

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2018 Porsche GT2 RS

Powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.8L six-cylinder engine that delivers 700 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque, the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS is the most powerful yet, capable of hitting 60 mph in under 3-seconds, while topping out at 212 mph. Inside, you'll find red and black alcantara accents, a full rollcage behind the seats, and a 'Weissach RS' badge on the dashboard. Continue reading for an in-depth video tour, more pictures and information.

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Porsche 911 Turbo S Dark Knight

Auto-Dynamics unveils the Porsche 911 Turbo S "Dark Knight" edition, which is completely blacked out with the exception of a few yellow accents. On the outside, a matte-finished carbon 'Turbo Aerokit' is the standout, while a flat-6 engine capable of 690 horsepower can be found under the hood. The latter has been upgraded with GMG Racing manifolds, a TechArt exhaust, and IPD intake parts. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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