Classic Cars and Bikes Collection: Porsche

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Published: May 2019
For Ages: Secondary
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Author: Jed Paine

Product Category: Science / Science: Transport / Science: Trans - Cars/Road

Series: Classic Cars and Bikes Collection
Published By: Mason Crest Publishing
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Published: 01-May-2019
Format: Hardback, 64 pages
RRP: $37.99
ISBN: 9781422232811
Few car manufacturers can boast such a rich history that demonstrates the clear path of evolution of their success. For Porsche, they are able to claim the title of being the largest sports car producer in the world, possess an enviable sporting heritage, and be creator to one of automotive history's most iconic cars - the legendary 911. This book explores the foundation of the company, delves into the history of Porsche and their contribution to Germany's war effort during the Second World War, and uncovers their brief foray in the field of agricultural vehicles.In 1963 the 911 made its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the start of an epic journey of one of automotive history's most renowned vehicles. For five decades it has been the most significant development within the Porsche brand, becoming an iconic sports car that has continued to raise the benchmark for performance and desirability in the automotive industry. Few companies can boast such a remarkable vehicle that has continued to evolve throughout its lifetime. Porsche are not been content to rest upon their laurels however and have consolidated their position as class leader in the 21st Century. The Porsche 918 is an important car, as not only does it secure the future of Porsche, it heralds the direction for all sports car manufacturers.

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