New Special Racing Exhibition: "24 Hours for Eternity. Le Mans."

Posted on 08. Jun, 2014 by in Porsche Canada

New Special Racing Exhibition: “24 Hours for Eternity. Le Mans.”

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919 Hybrid initial revisit to a Porsche Museum

Atlanta. The Porsche Museum in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen is removing prepared for a lapse to Le Mans with a extensive special muster from Mar 26 to Jul 13, 2014. Porsche is holding a demeanour back, not usually to a mixed prior successes during a French continuation race, though to a present-day Le Mans joining for 2014. For a initial time, a Porsche 919 Hybrid will be presented to a open during a Porsche Museum. The automobile distinguished a premiere usually 3 weeks ago during a Geneva Motor Show.

The muster during a Porsche Museum has been remade to demeanour like a racetrack, profitable loyalty to a famous continuation race. Porsche Le Mans story in 1951 outlines a commencement of a “24 Hours for Eternity” special exhibition. Re-enactments of racing situations from a winning racing years on life-sized wall art and lane sections, such as a Hunaudières straight, will beam a museum caller by a special exhibition.

More than 20 opposite racecars tell a singular and sparkling story of this mythological 24-hour race. Alongside a 919 Hybrid, a 1969 Porsche 908/2 Spyder prolonged tail, a 1971 Porsche 911 T/R, a 1974 Porsche 911 3.0 RSR as good as a 1981 Porsche 936/81 Spyder and many some-more will be on arrangement for a initial time during a Porsche Museum. The Porsche 936 won in 1976 and 1977 and reached a tip speed of 223 mph, a fastest automobile in a margin on a Mulsanne straight. Drivers Jacky Ickx and Derek Bell brought home a sixth altogether feat with a 14 path lead.

Other racecars on arrangement embody a 1979 Porsche 935, a Porsche 911 GT2 Le Mans, a 1994 Porsche 962 GT Dauer Le Mans as good as a WSC LMP1 of 1998. With a 962 GT Dauer Le Mans, Porsche competed in a 24-hour competition underneath a instruction of a Joest group in 1994. With this car, Mauro Baldi, Yannick Dalmas and Hurley Haywood took home a 13th altogether win for Porsche. The indication that Hans-Joachim Stuck, Danny Sullivan and Thierry Boutsen gathering awaits a caller here in a museum. This and other chronological tales of a famous competition will come alive in a special exhibition. Various chronological and technological tiny vaunt pieces such as helmets, a stop front from a Porsche 956 and a diary of Ferry Porsche, from a collection of a Porsche corporate archive, finish a chronological tour of Porsche during Le Mans.

On a weekend of a race, a Porsche Museum will be open for a initial time for some-more than 24 hours straight, from Saturday, Jun 14, starting during 9:00 a.m., until Sunday, Jun 15, 6:00 p.m. Visitors and fans of a continuation competition can follow a competition live as partial of a open observation module on several monitors inside and around a museum building. Entrance is giveaway of assign on this racing weekend.

For a special exhibit, a museum emporium has a preference of specific equipment for sale to a public: including posters, postcards, polo shirts and all 16 undisguised winners of Le Mans will be accessible as indication cars in 1:43 scale.

More information on a Porsche Museum at: www.porsche.com/museum.

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Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), formed in Atlanta, Ga. is a disdainful U.S. importer of Porsche sports cars, including a Macan and Cayenne SUVs and a Panamera sports sedan. Established in 1984, it is a wholly-owned auxiliary of Porsche AG, that is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, and employs approximately 270 people who yield parts, service, selling and training for 189 dealers. They, in turn, work to yield Porsche business with a best-in-class knowledge that is in gripping with a brand’s 66-year story and care in a enrichment of automobile performance, safety, and efficiency.

At a core of this success is Porsche’s unapproachable racing birthright that boasts some 30,000 motorsport wins to date.

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