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post #1 of 2 Old 12-22-2008, 03:50 PM Thread Starter
 
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Porsche at 60: The little sports-car company that could:

Porsche's essence may have come about when company patriarch Ferdinand Porsche began tinkering with cars. In 1900, he built what may have been the first hybrid, with a combustion engine under the hood and electric motors on the front wheel hubs.

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post #2 of 2 Old 12-22-2008, 04:25 PM
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Cool story! I've always loved Porsche vehicles and it's great to see a company thriving today given the economy's current state. An interesting tidbit was the V4 in the Harley Davidson V Rod was engineered by Porsche.

Happy 60th Porsche!!!

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