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  • Hands-on: Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid first drive
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    Hands-on: Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid first drive

    By 18 December 2013

    We didn't have very long with the Porsche Panamera, but we thought it was worth some hands-on love, because it's a very special car. We've spent time with the diesel previously, and really liked it and the truth is, the Panamera is a bit weird to initially...

  • Hands-on: Porsche Panamera Diesel review
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    Hands-on: Porsche Panamera Diesel review

    By 6 December 2013

    Is a diesel Porsche a proper Porsche? That’s the big question that hangs in our minds before we jump into the low-set, leather-clad seat of the Panamera Diesel. Especially given that this one’s propelled by an engine you can find under the bonnet...

  • Porsche Macan pictures and hands-on
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    Porsche Macan pictures and hands-on

    By 22 November 2013

    This is the latest new Porsche, the Macan. Yes, we know, it’s hard to keep up. The company didn’t make an SUV 10 years ago, but now it’s got a second one under its belt. Little brother Macan joins big brother Cayenne - the theory perhaps being that...

  • BlackBerry Z10 to come in Porsche P'9982 version on 21 November?
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    BlackBerry Z10 to come in Porsche P'9982 version on 21 November?

    By 31 October 2013

    BlackBerry was almost certain to give its Z10 touchscreen smartphone the Porsche upgrade after rumours surfaced a few months back. Now a date has been floated too, for 21 November. The BlackBerry Porsche P'9982 will be the successor to the keyboard toting...

  • Porsche 918 Spyder pictures and hands-on
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    Porsche 918 Spyder pictures and hands-on

    By 12 September 2013

    The Porsche 918 Spyder, unveiled in production form at the IAA 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show, is perhaps the answer to a question no one asked. So, we'll create one for it. Let's pretend you've got the best part of a million quid to spend. On a car. You're...

  • A week in reviews: 18 - 23 August
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    A week in reviews: 18 - 23 August

    By 24 August 2013

    Cars, custom phones, tablets: it's never a dull week here at Pocket-lint and this week we've got an eclectic mix of gadgets for your eager eyes to digest. It's 50 years since Porsche put the 911 out to the world, a car that remains an icon right through...

  • Porsche 911 Carrera 4S review
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    Porsche 911 Carrera 4S review

    By 21 August 2013

    With the new 991-generation car, Porsche has created the most usable, spacious - not to mention largest - 911 ever. The Carrera 4S model - recently added to the range and often abbreviated as "C4S" - not only offers the slightly pimped-up aesthetic of...

  • Porsche 911 Carrera pictures and hands-on
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    Porsche 911 Carrera pictures and hands-on

    By 24 May 2013

    When it comes to two-seater sports car there are few quite as iconic as the Porsche 911. Pegged as the ultimate daily driver sports car, each year Porsche refines things just that little bit more. The result is a car which is now 50 years old, but looks...

  • BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 Black launches 2 January
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    BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 Black launches 2 January

    By 27 December 2012

    The hugely expensive Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9981 Black is to go on sale on 2 January exclusively at Harrods Technology, priced at £1,390. The phone is identical to the original titanium version that we reviewed back in February of this year. The...

  • Porsche Cayman pictures and hands-on
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    Porsche Cayman pictures and hands-on

    By 29 November 2012

    Porsche revealed its new Cayman in Los Angeles yesterday at the 2012 LA Auto Show, and we were in town to get a first glimpse. The sister car of the Boxster unveiled earlier this year in Geneva, the Cayman appears at first glance to be very much a “same...

  • Porsche Silverstone Driving Experience pictures and hands-on
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    Porsche Silverstone Driving Experience pictures and hands-on

    By 27 July 2012

    "Bit of power now, little bit more, no too much!" shouts Ed, just as the Porsche 911 I’m at the wheel of begins to spin round and we pirouette backwards through the water fountains. Belatedly, my mental faculties kick back in, I press the brake and...

  • Porsche 911 Carrera (991) 2012 pictures and hands-on
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    Porsche 911 Carrera (991) 2012 pictures and hands-on

    By 25 May 2012

    The Porsche 911 is a Marmite car. Before reading any of the words we put down on this page, you’re going into this article either believing that the 911 is the best sports car in the world. Or that it’s some stupid, anachronistic development of the...

  • Porsche Cayman S review
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    Porsche Cayman S review

    By 15 May 2012

    "Would you like to drive a Porsche around the south of France?" is the kind of question which - like, "Would you like either a kick in the crown jewels, or this gold ingot?"  - doesn’t require a lot of thinking about. "Yes," we replied, and a couple...

  • BlackBerry-equipped Porsche 911 Carrera S pictures and hands-on
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    BlackBerry-equipped Porsche 911 Carrera S pictures and hands-on

    By 2 May 2012

    RIM has shown just what BlackBerry 10 is capable of by implementing the mobile computing engine into a Porsche 911 Carrera S. Pocket-lint got some hands-on time with the vehicle, though sadly we weren’t allowed to take it for a spin. The first thing...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Porsche Design Eton radio and iPod dock
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    Daily Tech Deal: Porsche Design Eton radio and iPod dock

    By 27 October 2009

    Today's tech deal might just hit the right note with any petrol heads out there, or more accurately Porsche fans, as we have word that the Porsche Design Eton radio and iPod dock has been reduced in price from £480 to £299. This new price perhaps gives...

  • Sagem goes posh with Porsche P9522 phone
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    Sagem goes posh with Porsche P9522 phone

    By 29 September 2008

    Porsche Design was apparently present at the design board for the creation of the new P9522 from Sagem. And, because of this, the phone has a whooping €600 (or $875) price tag. For this, you get a candybar phone with an aluminum chassis, 2.8-inch display,...

  • Eton launches Porsche Design P'9123 stereo
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    Eton launches Porsche Design P'9123 stereo

    By 23 June 2008

    Eton has launched the Porsche Design P'9123 stereo with the claim that it takes sound and design "to the limits". Claiming to capturing the essence of Porsche design, the P'9123 has been engineered with a double wall construction with a geometric acrylic...

  • Cayman special edition on the way
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    Cayman special edition on the way

    By 19 August 2007

    Black is back with the Porsche Cayman S Design Edition 1, a limited-edition special series of which only 777 will be made. The centre console, fascia and door trims are finished in gloss black while the three-spoke steering wheel, gear lever, handbrake...

  • LaCie launches 250GB Porsche mobile hard drives
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    LaCie launches 250GB Porsche mobile hard drives

    By 17 July 2007

    LaCie has announced increased capacity for its Mobile Hard Drives, designed by F.A. Porsche, to 250 gigabytes. These new drives either include USB2, or USB 2 and FireWire 400, interfaces for easy data transfers between computers. You know the drill by...

  • New high end moby – the Porsche P'952
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    New high end moby – the Porsche P'952

    By 6 June 2007

    Luxury handsets are nothing new. Vertu's been churning them out for years (when they're not getting their delivery vans knocked off by thieves), Prada stepped into the fray earlier this year, Ferrari have dabbled, but now it's Porsche's turn to show us...

  • Rename your Porsche
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    Rename your Porsche

    By 17 November 2006

    So you've got a Porsche ... what better way to give it that personal touch than by putting your name on it? Instead of the type designation on the back, you can have a customised text in the same font placed on your Porsche. nameyourporsche.com, the company...

  • Porsche 997 Carrera S cabrio review
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    Porsche 997 Carrera S cabrio review

    By 28 October 2006

    Remember the old car sticker, usually stuck in the rear window of a banged up old Rover that read: "My other car’s a Porsche"? That was back in the day when the Porsche badge meant rich, ostentatious and exclusive. These days, Porsche means something...

  • Porsche present the 911 Targa 4, the 911 GT3 RS, the Cayman and the Boxster in Paris
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    Porsche present the 911 Targa 4, the 911 GT3 RS, the Cayman and the Boxster in Paris

    By 22 September 2006

    Porsche will present four new models at the Paris Motor Show - the 911 Targa 4 (and 4S), the 911 GT3 RS, the Cayman and the Boxster (and Boxster S). The 325bhp 911 Targa 4 and 355bhp 911 Targa 4S are the latest versions of the classic rear-engine sports...