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What Is Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control

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So far we've seen Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV) and the Porsche Sport Chrono package. To round out the various chassis control systems let's take a closer look at Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control. Porsche explains PDCC as an active anti-roll system that suppresses lateral body movement during cornering. In addition, it minimizes the lateral …

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Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV) Plus Explained

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Whenever we can, we use Porsche's own materials to help explain some of their more complex technologies. Earlier this week Porsche released a series of videos explaining their various chassis control technologies, how they work and what their advantages are. Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus, or PTV Plus for short, works by automatically applying …

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Do Porsche’s PTV Plus, Sport Chrono and PDCC Options Really Make A Difference?

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When you're buying a new car, Porsche's alphabet soup of options can be daunting even to the most knowledgeable of shoppers. PTV Plus is standard on the 911 Carrera S, but what about the Sport Chrono Package or PDCC (Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control) as options? Are they worth the money? What do they do? Can you even quantify the benefits of the …

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Is The Dashboard On Your Classic 911 Cracked? Porsche Has You Covered

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Those of us who have worked on restorations or just like to keep our Porsche looking crisp and new know how frustrating it is to maintain dashboards. Short of imprisoning your car in UV-coated hyperbolic chamber, there’s no real way to avoid sun damage. Because of its location directly under the windshield, the dash receives the most intense …

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Details On Porsche’s Track Precision App

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Porsche's GT cars, such as the Cayman GT4, 911 GT3 RS or 911 GT3, are the gateway drug for many driver's track addiction. In fact, Porsche says that four out of five of all Porsche GTs ever built have been driven on the track at some point and that one in three owners take to the track in the first year to test the limits of their new Porsche and …

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Use Your Apple Watch To Control Your Porsche

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Porsche Car Connect (PCC) first came on the scene in 2014 with the Panamera S E Hybrid. Since then PCC is standard on all Porsche hybrid models and, as of model year 2015, optional on all other four-door models. Until now, if you were fortunate enough to have a model that supports PCC, your options were limited to your iPhone or Android based …

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Porsche To Offer Apple Car Play For Future Models

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With all the talk about self-driving cars and the dangers of mobile devices dominating the headlines, it appears there is some relief on the horizon.Rather than shunning communications technology or taking control away from the driver, Apple and Porsche are developing increasingly innovative solutions for the modern driver to stay in touch, …

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Porsche Introduces Rear Seat Entertainment Option For Cayenne, Macan and Panamera

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Growing up, our version of "rear seat entertainment" was a good game of Punch Buggy or I Spy. Today, it seems kids can't get out the driveway before firing up some type of electronic device. Hell, I've almost driven off the road myself after getting caught up in a movie playing on the rear seat screen in the minivan in front of me. I can't speak …

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Porsche Classic Offers Navigation Retrofit For Air-Cooled 911s And Other Models

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Until now, if you wanted the convenience of a head-unit that offered navigation, Bluetooth and iPod/iPhone connectivity in your classic Porsche your choices were quite limited. Sure, you could cobble together a system using your phone, mounts, stand-alone GPS devices and alternative head-units, but in doing so you lose that all important factory …

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New Video From Porsche Explains The Sport Chrono Package

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We're constantly being asked from readers about the features and benefits of various options available from Porsche. Perhaps the one most commonly asked about is the Sport Chrono Package. What does it do? What does it include? Is it worth the cost? The video below does a great job of answering the first two questions.Is it worth the …

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