Porsche is an iconic German automaker with deep roots in Germany extending all the way back to 1931. Its high-performance sports cars, such as the 911, are a regular feature of the international racing scene.
The company is headquartered in the southern German city of Stuttgart. It is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, of which most of the shares are owned by Porsche Automobil Holding SE. This page is an automatic compilation of the latest news involving Porsche.
Diesels are dirty, far dirtier than German automakers were willing to let on. The diesel is in disrepute in Germany. Even so, in the run-up of the Frankfurt International Motor Show, German automaker Porsche staged a turnaround and announced it's going to continue to equip some of its vehicles with diesel engines -- for now.
More bumps in the road for Germany's carmakers, as investors drop shares following a ballooning discussion around alleged collusion between Volkswagen, Daimler, Audi, Porsche on vehicle technology - keeping prices artificially high for customers and low for suppliers.