Tag: Porsche 959

Porsche’s Sonderwunsch Program Allows You To Design A Truly Bespoke Car

Porsche has announced an expansion of the programs that allow its customers to create the car of their dreams. For starters, the automaker has revived its Sonderwunsch (German for ‘special wish’) program from the late 1970s. This program will make it possible for customers to design one-off cars in the future that are co-created by […]

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RUF To Supply Engines For Marc Philipp Gemballa’s 750 HP Dakar-959-Inspired Supercar

RUF Automobile, best known for manufacturing original vehicles using unmarked Porsche chassis, have signed a deal with Marc Philipp Gemballa, son of the legendary Uwe Gemballa, to produce a new off-road-capable supercar. The car is inspired by the Porsche 959, specifically in Paris-Dakar trim. It was conceived by Mark Philipp Gemballa GmbH and it’s the […]

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Dry Ice Blasting Helps Keep This Pre-Production 959 As Original As Possible

How do you maintain a historically important car without spoiling its originality? Balancing the needs of mechanical objects to be occasionally rebuilt with the needs of curators for originality is always tough. But this Porsche 959 is finding some pretty interesting ways to balance them. In the latest video from the Brumos collection, they look […]

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Porsche Exclusive Built Seven Unique 959s For A Sheikh, Including This Golden One

This year, Porsche Exclusive celebrated 33 years since it officially began crafting tailor-made vehicles for affluent customers. However, even before setting up its bespoke vehicle division, Porsche made some unique cars for buyers whose motorized wishes had to be granted. People like Mansour Ojjeh, for example, who had Porsche’s special requests department build him a […]

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