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The 1600-HP Porsche 917/30 Can-Am Spyder Sounds the Business  RoadandTrack.com

There are several different iterations of the Porsche 917, but none were as brutally powerful as the 917/30 Spyder. Built to compete in the Can-Am championship ...

The Porsche 917: a monument to heroism  Motor Sport

What made the Porsche 917 so special? Was it the 917's looks, danger, or something much more than that?

Motor Sport
Meet the top 5 most expensive Porsches ever sold  Motor Authority

Owning a classic or rare Porsche is a sure-fire way these days to make a lot of cash, really quickly. Today, we'll take a look at the five most expensive Porsche ...

Motor Authority
Preparing Porsche's greatest racing cars at Crubilé Sport in France  Classic Driver

From 906 Carrera 6s and 917 Langhecks to 911 Carrera 2.8 RSRs and 962Cs, there's scarcely a significant Porsche racing car out there that hasn't been ...

Classic Driver
5 Best Car Movies to Watch Again and Again  The Manual

With so much of our lives impacted by cars, it only makes sense that there have been some fantastic movies made about them. If asked to refine the long list of ...

The Manual
What's the best pig car: 'Red Pig' or 'Pink 'Pig'?  Top Gear

Happy Chinese New Year! As it's the Year of the Pig, let's settle this swine debate. Rowan Horncastle. 5 Feb 2019. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp ...

Top Gear
Porsches are personal: Reflecting on Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI  Racer

The High Holy Days of sports car racing in America are now upon us with the running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. This highly anticipated event will kick off ...

Gallery: Brumos livery revived by Porsche  Motor Sport

IMSA half-century and Brumos Racing success marked for this weekend's Daytona 24 Hours.

Motor Sport
Porsche 914 and 917 celebrate 50 years with exhibitions  AutoClassics

The Porsche Museum will display 50th anniversary exhibitions for the Porsche 917 racer and 914 sports car.

Porsche Museum Celebrates 50 Years of the 917 and 914, and 10 Years of the Panamera  The Auto Channel

Three jubilees, one big birthday and a dynamic “Heritage Experience” – 2019 promises several high points for the Porsche Museum. With a commitment to ...

The Auto Channel
The lightest racing Porsche ever is coming to Goodwood  Goodwood Road and Racing

Sometimes the presence of a single car merits the journey to Goodwood for the Festival of Speed. But this year if it was being held on the moon I'd investigate ...

Goodwood Road and Racing
This Porsche 917 May Not Look Road-Legal, But It Is  Motor1.com

A crazy guy in Monaco has managed to get authorization to use his Porsche 917 on the road. We're very jealous.

Porsche 917K's Flat-12 Wails Around Laguna Seca - Vintage Porsche Le Mans Race Car Sound  RoadandTrack.com

If there's one car that represents vintage Porsche racing best, it's the 917. With a roaring engine, iconic looks, and bundles of race wins under its belt, it's truly a ...

The Porsche 917, Ferrari 512 S and Lola T70 Are Serious Machines  RoadandTrack.com

The cars that raced Le Mans in the late 1960s and early 1970s were true monsters. Machines like the Porsche 917 and Ferrari 512 S produced big power from ...

Driving a 1,100 Horsepower Twin-Turbo Porsche 917/10 Looks Honestly Terrifying  Jalopnik

One thing to know about the Porsche 917, the top-rung prototype that went from beating Ferrari at Le Mans to beating McLaren at CanAm: The pedal box sat ...

Porsche 917: from disaster, glory  CAR Magazine

Mezger-designed, 4.5-litre flat-12 ▻ Wins Le Mans for the first time in 1970 ▻ Continued success in different guises. The 917 almost never happened. Put off by ...

CAR Magazine
How To Make A Porsche 917 Street Legal  Jalopnik

There were only 37 Porsche 917s ever built, with the car reaching new heights for Porsche by winning Le Mans in 1970 and 1971, doing exactly what it was ...

Porsche 917 in all its aural glory  Motor Sport

From our cover feature film, go onboard – right on top of the gearbox – with Dario Franchitti in a Porsche 917 at Donington Park. No music, just Porsche's iconic ...

Motor Sport
Half Scale Porsche 917K is the Best Children's Car Ever Built  AutoGuide.com

What do you do when your dad is a rich car collector but you can't drive yet? You convince him to buy you a motorized, half-scale replica of a supercar, obviously ...

1974: Build a Porsche 917 in your backyard  autoweek.com

During the 1960s and 1970s, many a fiberglass kit car was built upon the cheap and versatile Volkswagen Type 1 Beetle chassis. You had your Fiberfab ...

Does your Porsche 917 need a new engine?  Classic Driver

On 3 November 2018, almost 2000 automotive collectables will go under the hammer at Ni-Cola Classics' Ladenburg auction, with lots ranging from rare ...

Classic Driver
Porsche 917/30: Too powerful to lose  AutoClassics

One of the most powerful racing cars ever, with up to 1580bhp at its disposal, the 917/30 competed for only one full Can-Am season. But what a ye...

Porsche plays to its base as it preps for a major shift ahead  CNBC

Think of Rennsport Reunion VI as a Woodstock for the Porsche faithful.

Porsche 917s fill mirrors and camera lenses at Rennsport  Autoweek

By the late 1960s, Porsche had won class victories at Le Mans but had never won it overall. This irked the dark lord of motorsport Ferdinand Piech to no end.

Alabama native Davey Allison leads 2019 NASCAR Hall of Fame class  CBS42.com

Driver Davey Allison, the beloved Alabama native who captured his first career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) triumph at his home track of ...

The genius behind the Porsche 917, 935, 956, 962 and GT1  Goodwood Road and Racing

It's doubtful that anyone has played such an important role in the history of sportscar racing in general and the Le Mans 24 Hours in particular as Norbert Singer.

Goodwood Road and Racing
Watch A Porsche 917 Flat-12 Engine Rebuilt In 3 Minutes  Motor1.com

As captured in Steve McQueen's fantastic film Le Mans, the Porsche 917 is one of the great race cars of the 1970s. While the exterior is a beautiful example of ...

Steve McQueen's Le Mans-Starring Porsche 917 Sells for $14 Million at Auction  RoadandTrack.com

The 1970 917K that starred in Steve McQueen's Le Mans will be offered for sale at Pebble Beach in August.

Porsche 917 – Hall of Fame 2018 nominee  Motor Sport

The Porsche 917 is nominated for the inaugural 'Racing car' category, in partnership with JBR Capital, of the Hall of Fame 2018. Do you think it should be ...

Motor Sport
Rare 24-Hours Le Mans Winning Porsche 917 Converted to a Street Legal Car  News18

Monaco resident Claudio Roddaro - an avid collector, and driver, of rare Porsche racers - bought a 917-037 in 2016 and this affable young amateur racer has ...

Restaurant 917 is a taste of the Porsche Experience Center, a Disneyland for car enthusiasts  The Daily Breeze

I was the Prius in the Porsche parking lot. That sounds like a metaphor for my life. Or perhaps the title of a confessional novel about finding one's place in a cold, ...

The Daily Breeze
Porsche 917K With 'Le Mans' Film Credit Sells For $14M  Motor1.com

The auction house expects the famous Porsche 917K to sell for between $13 million and $16 million. It has a very important story, too.

Look at this road-legal Porsche Le Mans car  Top Gear

Madman somehow makes his Seventies Porsche 917K road-legal. Sir, we salute you. Tom Harrison. 24 Apr 2018. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp ...

Top Gear
Now That Porsche's Retired LMP1 Car Owns The Nürburgring Lap Record, It Needs to Go to Talladega  Jalopnik

Perhaps the greatest moment in Porsche lore is when Mark Donohue set a world closed-course record for the fastest average lap speed in history. All that time ...

The Story Of An Accident, A Porsche 917 And Steve McQueen  WBUR

This story is part of Only A Game's Thanksgiving Leftovers Show. Find the full episode. In 1971, Steve McQueen starred in a movie called "Le Mans.

Top 5 Most Expensive Porsche Cars Ever Sold  Motor1.com

In a world full of rare supercars, we take look at the top five most expensive Porsche cars ever sold.

"Le Mans" Gulf Porsche 917K Sells For Record 14 Million At Gooding & Co Pebble Beach Sale  The Drive

This is now the most anyone has ever paid for a Porsche.

The Drive
Monaco Collector Creates Road Legal Porsche 917 Le Mans Car  GTspirit

Meet the world's first road legal Porsche 917 here, converted by a collector in Monaco.

The Story of How a Road-Legal Porsche 917 Roams the Streets of Monaco  autoevolution

The last thing one would expect to see on the roads of any city in the world is a Le Mans-winning racer whooshing by. But thanks to the legal system of the ...

The man who uses a classic Porsche Le Mans racer on the street  Motoring Research

Priceless Porsche 917K racer is genuinely road legal, and registered in Monaco by its eccentric enthusiast owner. We want one.

Motoring Research
Porsche 917 from Steve McQueen's 'Le Mans' heading to auction  Fox News

Porsche's 917 is an iconic racer that planted the automaker as a force to be reckoned with in endurance racing decades ago.

Fox News
Porsche 917K, Star Of Steve McQueen's 'Le Mans,' Heads to Pebble Beach  Forbes Now

1970 Porsche 917K Chassis 917-024 is coming to Gooding and Company's Pebble Beach auction with an estimate of $13 to $16 million.

Forbes Now
Would You Buy the Porsche 917K from Steve McQueen's Le Mans for $16 Million?  The Drive

Update, 6/26/17: Gooding & Company has reached out to The Drive to inform us that while this Porsche 917K was indeed outfitted with a strengthened chassis, ...

The Drive
'Pink Pig' Porsche 917 stars in Forza Motorsport 7's July content update  Team VVV

The latest Forza Motorsport 7 *content* update has been released – with arguably the highlight being the iconic Porsche 917/30 Le Mans racer. Accompanied in ...

Team VVV
Speed racer: Rare Porsche travels on Naples streets for dealer opening  Naples Daily News

The Porsche meandered through city streets last week, as it headed to the grand opening of Porsche of Naples along Davis Boulevard in East Naples.

Naples Daily News
Steve McQueen's Porsche 917 from "Le Mans" sells for $14 million  Family Car Guide

To a fair number of folks, the film Le Mans remains one of the greatest pieces of cinema focusing on the world of motorsport. The star of that film is not Steve ...

Family Car Guide
The Road Is The Last Place You’d Expect To See A Porsche 917  Carscoops

Porsche says that some 70 percent of the vehicles it has ever made in its history are still on the road today. Yet that's the last place you'd expect to see a 917.

Cower In Fear Of This Porsche 917 At Full Throttle  The Drive

Not only an on-track 917, but lots more to see from the Grand Prix de l'Age d'Or.

The Drive
The Greatest Racing Liveries of All Time  Wheels.ca

Porsche won its class at Le Mans this year. What's interesting, however, were the retro liveries they were wearing. Here's our list of the top 25 Racing Liveries of ...

We Talked to Project 917, the Team Revamping the Porsche 917  The Drive

Building a modern-day track version of the famed Porsche race car is just the beginning for this U.K.-based crew.

The Drive
Rules? We Don't Need No Stinkin' Rules!  Sports Car Digest

By Louis Galanos | Photos as Credited. The late 1960's and early 1970's was a great time for motorsports especially for fans of Can-Am racing and international ...

Sports Car Digest
Now is your chance to own a real Porsche 917  Motor1.com

This extremely rare Porsche 917 prototype is heading to auction next month with early estimates close to $6 million.

Monaco man turns Le Mans racer into road car  Motor1.com UK

Monegasque amateur racer Claudio Roddaro has converted a Porsche 917 Le Mans car into a road-going runabout.

Motor1.com UK
You Can Now Drive The Crazy Porsche "Pink Pig" In Forza Motorsport 7  Top Speed

Forza motorsport 7 is getting a new update today which adds a range of cool sports cars. the highlight of this update is the porsche 917 20 race car (...)

Top Speed
Best of RENNSport Reunion VI  Wheels.ca

Best of RENNSport Reunion VI: Throw on your favorite Gulf racing jacket, grab a can of Beck's, and feast your eyes on some of the best Stuttgart has to offer.

Porsche To Build 77 $800K GT2 RS Inspired By 1970s 935/78 "Moby Dick," Most Outrageous 911 Ever  Forbes

Porsche's Motorsport "toy shop" will build 77 $800000 700 horsepower GT2 RS club racing cars inspired by the 935/78 race car nicknamed “Moby Dick,” the ...

Porsche to run retro Rothmans and 'Pink Pig' liveries at Le Mans  autosport.com

Porsche will run retro liveries on two of its GTE Pro class factory entries in this month's Le Mans 24 Hours in celebration of its sportscar racing heritage.

Porsche Picks its Seven Most Iconic Cars in Seven Decades  The Drive

After 70 years of producing sports cars, Porsche recounts the cars that defined each decade of its brand.

The Drive
Porsche 918 Spyder Looks Pretty In Pink Pig Throwback Livery  Carscoops

The legendary Porsche 917 wore some splendid liveries in its time: Martini red and blue, Gulf baby blue and orange, Salzburg red and white, psychedelic ...

The 5 Most Expensive Porsche Cars Ever Sold  Boss Hunting

Porsche has kicked off its newest "Top 5" series with a bang: the five most expensive Porsches in history.

Boss Hunting
The Best Looking 911 Won The 24 Hours Of Le Mans As Porsche Owns Both GT Classes  Jalopnik

Porsche celebrated its 70th anniversary this year with utter domination of both GT classes at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Porsche's beloved “pink pig” livery finally ...

Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo and 917/30 - Photo Gallery  Sports Car Digest

At its final public appearance on the “919 Tribute Tour”, the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo met a historic counterpart - the Porsche 917/30 from 1973.

Sports Car Digest
Porsche 917 on the Track  RoadandTrack.com

In preparation for Rennsport Reunion V, a gathering of the greatest vintage and current Porsche race cars, Porsche ran this glorious 917 racer at Willow Springs ...

A 1970 Porsche 917K from Steve McQueen’s Movie Le Mans May Sell for $16 Million  Robb Report

Gooding & Company will sell the 917K owned by racer Jo Siffert, and featured in the film Le Mans, at its Pebble Beach Auctions in August.

Robb Report
Pink Pig joins Forza Motorsport 7 along with Top Gear car pack - Autoblog  Autoblog

Forza Motorsport 7 is getting an update on July 10th. This update means new playable cars and events for the game, and it starts with Porsches.

This 993 GT3 RS is the ultimate air-cooled Porsche  autoweek.com

Peter Nam was an analog guy in a digital world, and he didn't like it. He was a BMW enthusiast, a self-described M-car freak whose world started to collapse with ...

What's a Le Mans winning Porsche 962C like to drive?  Top Gear

We found out at Goodwood. A 961, too. Time to geek out on two motorsport icons. Ollie Marriage. 20 Jul 2018. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Mailto ...

Top Gear
Classified of the week: a £100k Gulf Porsche 917  Top Gear

Who cares about authenticity? Bag this Le Mans tribute for 'normal' supercar money. Ollie Kew. 24 Nov 2016. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Mailto ...

Top Gear
Porsche Shows Off Its Top 5 Motorsport Models  Motor1.com

The second season of Porsche's Top 5 series continues with the second episode, highlighting the most important race cars in the history of the German sports ...

This Le Mans-winning Porsche 917 was a one-hit wonder  Classic Driver

During a recent visit to the Porsche museum's secret storage facility, our photographer Rèmi Dargegen was offered the chance to shoot the 1971 Le ...

Classic Driver
The world's most legendary Porsche 917K, 004/017, is now for sale  AutoWeek

It all started with a conversation. On March 21, 1969, the night before the 12 Hours of Sebring, Porsche racing director Rico Steinemann met with manager John ...

Works of Art That Belong on a Track  The New York Times

Many of the cars at the classic are beautiful works of sheet metal and actually race over the weekend. These are not trailer queens.

The New York Times
Icon Engineering Porsche 917 is breathtaking in its detail  Motor Authority

The Porsche 917 is one of the most insane automotive creations ever dreamt up by humanity, offering a performance level that remains as impressive today as it ...

Motor Authority
This Porsche 917 Kit Car Is the Ugliest Craigslist Find of the Year  The Drive

Craigslist is a constant in the world of car-guy entertainment. A combination of rare finds and terrible cars make it the true melting pot of the gearhead web.

The Drive
Gallery Rennsport Reunion 2018 Day 1  Autoweek

Porsche 962 chassis 102 as driven by Bob Akin, Hans Stuck and Jim Mullen. Photo by Marc Urbano et al for Porsche. Gallery: Rennsport Reunion 2018 Day 1 ...

Porsche 917, now 40 years old  Motorsport.com, Edition: Global

40 Years Of The Porsche 917; The car described as the 'Greatest Racing Car in History' celebrates its 40th birthday ATLANTA - March 9, 2009 - Forty years ago, ...

Motorsport.com, Edition: Global
Road & Track Amalgam 1:18 Model Car Collection - Amalgam Model Car Holiday Sale  RoadandTrack.com

A passion for great cars and meticulous attention to detail are just two of the many shared values that have brought together Road & Track and Amalgam ...

Want to own the first ever Porsche 917 Spyder?  Top Gear

The Porsche 917 has been called the greatest racing car of the 20th century, so there'll be a lot of interest when this, the prototype 917/10 Spyder, goes up for ...

Top Gear
Great racing cars: Porsche 917 and 917/30  Motor Sport

A series taken from the 164-page Motor Sport special Great Racing Cars, which is available to buy here.

Motor Sport
3 Concept Vehicles That Are Worth the Wait  Robb Report

A racecar based on a Porsche 917K, an eVOTL aircraft from Embraer, and a stealth superyacht are all on the super-concept radar.

Robb Report
Porsche Passion: an incredible sports car collection  Motoring Research

The Porsche Effect celebrates 70 years of Porsche sports cars, with 55 exhibits on display at the Petersen Automotive Museum.

Motoring Research
Gooding and Company Sells 1971 Porsche 917K for Record $14,080,000  Automobile

If you're a fan of the Steve McQueen movie “Le Mans,” one of your dream cars just brought a record price during Monterey Car Week. A 1971 Porsche 917K ...

Steve McQueen's Old Willys Jeep Is Headed to Auction  RoadandTrack.com

Steve McQueen is beloved by car enthusiasts for his exceptional automotive taste. The actor famously owned a Jaguar XKSS, a brown Ferrari 250 Lusso, and a ...

The Legendary 240-MPH Porsche 917 Is Making an Unlikely Comeback  Maxim

If Ford can revive the classic GT40 with the modern GT, then maybe we're due for a new version of the iconic Porsche race car that displaced Ford as the ...

I Might Rob Banks To Buy This $20 Million+ 1969 Gulf Porsche 917K  Jalopnik

If one were to make a list of the greatest race cars of all time, the Porsche 917 would easily be at the top. Its wins at Le Mans in the late 1960s and early '70s, ...

Porsche beats 35-year-old Nurburgring lap record  ESPN

Porsche has smashed the Nurburgring-Nordschleife lap record after setting a 5:19.55 with its 919 Hybrid Evo.

Introducing the holy trinity  Motor Sport

Editor Joe Dunn takes you inside the current issue of Motor Sport – and watch Dario in action.

Motor Sport
Project Cars 2 Expansion Adds 8 Classic Porsches, 1 Modern Racer  Motor1.com

Project Cars 2 gets an expansion with variants of the Porsche 917, Porsche 935, Porsche 911 RSR, Porsche 959, and Porsche Carrera GT.

Goodwood FOS sculpture: the story behind those six Porsches  Motoring Research

The story behind the Porsches that make up Goodwood Festival of Speed's central feature: 911 R, 917, 918 Spyder, 959 Dakar, 919 Hybrid and 356.

Motoring Research
VIDEO: Top five most expensive Porsches of all time  Paul Tan's Automotive News

https://youtu.be/8ouEsDfrzDA It's obvious that Porsche makes some of the most iconic and desirable cars of all time. Ask anyone their personal dream.

Paul Tan's Automotive News
1985 Porsche 959 Paris-Dakar Sells for $6 Million  Barron's

A Porsche 959 that was one of just three built to compete in the 1985 Paris-Dakar Rally and the first example to be offered at auction fetched $5.945 million at a ...

The Porsche GT Vision Semi Is the Hypercar Hauler the World Needs  Maxim

To the best of our knowledge, Porsche doesn't make a big rig. But if the German automaker did make one, Alex Baldini Imnadze believes it might look like this.

Rennsport Reunion VI: the air-cooled Porsche mystique  autoweek.com

10:30 p.m. on a Thursday through the Lighthouse Avenue tunnel in Monterey, California, aglow with a green the color of sea-foam, past the constant squawk of ...

Porsche 917K Auctions for $14,080,000 – New Porsche World Record  GTspirit

It's the most expensive Porsche ever sold at an auction, a cool $14 million. Details and photos inside.

Restaurant 917 is a taste of the Porsche Experience  OCRegister

Sometimes in life we miss important things because we're just going too fast. Yet, when we do slow down, unexpected delights pop up in front of our eyes.

Concours of America 40th year celebrates Porsche 70th  The ClassicCars.com Journal

The Concours d'Elegance of America marks its 40th anniversary with the annual show and competition at the Inn of St. Johns in Plymouth, Michigan, on July ...

The ClassicCars.com Journal
Historic liveries will line Porsche's 911 RSR race cars at Le Mans  Motor Authority

Porsche is melding old and new school at the upcoming 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans. The German automaker is diving headfirst into its heritage pool and its ...

Motor Authority
Porsche 917/30  Motor Sport

The voice of authority on Formula 1, MotoGP, sports cars, historic motor sport and all other forms of racing. Also home to the award-winning podcasts.

Motor Sport
20 of the Coolest, Rarest Porsches From Rennsport Reunion VI  Super Street Network

There were too many cars to count at this year's Rennsport Reunion VI, but these 20 race cars are a small taste of what Porsche brought out.

Super Street Network
Steve McQueen Porsche 917 at Classic Motor Show  Telegraph.co.uk

The Porsche 917 racer that was driven by Steve McQueen in the film Le Mans is appearing at the Classic Motor Show which takes place at the NEC this week.


Porsche 917 Videos

Flat Out in a Porsche 917 - Shakedown for Rennsport Reunion V
Flat Out in a Porsche 917 - Shakedown for Rennsport Reunion V
Porsche 917K Flat-12 Pure Engine Sound - In Action on Track
Porsche 917K Flat-12 Pure Engine Sound - In Action on Track
Triple test: Porsche 917, Ferrari 512S and Lola T70
Triple test: Porsche 917, Ferrari 512S and Lola T70
917 engine starting - 1st time in 30 years
917 engine starting - 1st time in 30 years
Gulf Porsche 917k Chassis 016 onboard at Rennsport Reunion IV at Laguna Seca
Gulf Porsche 917k Chassis 016 onboard at Rennsport Reunion IV at Laguna Seca
Lap around Nordschleife Porsche 917 K in Assetto Corsa
Lap around Nordschleife Porsche 917 K in Assetto Corsa
Porsche 917 Shakedown for Rennsport Reunion V
Porsche 917 Shakedown for Rennsport Reunion V
$ 22 mil Porsche 917 K racing at Nürburgring 2017 (revving & flames)
$ 22 mil Porsche 917 K racing at Nürburgring 2017 (revving & flames)
1500+ hp Porsche 917/30 -- /GOING RACING WITH ADAM CAROLLA
1500+ hp Porsche 917/30 -- /GOING RACING WITH ADAM CAROLLA
Porsche 917 Pure Engine Sound
Porsche 917 Pure Engine Sound

Porsche 917 Images

1969 - 1971 Porsche 917K | Top Speed
1969 - 1971 Porsche 917K | Top Speed
Gulf Porsche rear view | milo 3oneseven
Gulf Porsche rear view | milo 3oneseven
1970 Porsche 917 Langheck 2 Wallpaper | HD Car Wallpapers ...
1970 Porsche 917 Langheck 2 Wallpaper | HD Car Wallpapers ...
Porsche P-917
Porsche P-917
Porsche 917K (1969) Wallpapers and HD Images - Car Pixel
Porsche 917K (1969) Wallpapers and HD Images - Car Pixel
Porsche 917 PA Spyder (1969) Wallpapers and HD Images ...
Porsche 917 PA Spyder (1969) Wallpapers and HD Images ...
The new Porsche 718 Boxster
The new Porsche 718 Boxster
1970 Porsche 917K Road Car - specifications, photo, price ...
1970 Porsche 917K Road Car - specifications, photo, price ...
Test Drive Carrera 30736 Porsche 917K Martini ...
Test Drive Carrera 30736 Porsche 917K Martini ...
Free Valve Technology by Cargine & Koenigsegg - YouTube
Free Valve Technology by Cargine & Koenigsegg - YouTube

Porsche 917 WebSites


Porsche 917 Wiki

The Porsche 917 is a sports prototype race car developed by German manufacturer Porsche. The 917 gave Porsche its first overall wins at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1970 and 1971. Powered by the Type 912 flat-12 engine of 4.5, 4.9, or 5 litres, the 917/30 Can-Am variant was capable of a 0-62 mph (100 km/h) time of 2.3 seconds, 0–124 mph (200 km/h) in 5.3 seconds, and a test track top speed of up to 240 mph (390 km/h).In 1971 the car featured in the Steve McQueen film Le Mans. In 2017 the car driven by McQueen in the film was sold at auction for $14m, a record price for a Porsche. For the 40th anniversary of the 917 in 2009 Porsche held a special celebration at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (3–5 July).