FAST-FOOTED TEEN PUTS PORSCHE 718 IN THE RECORD BOOKS

Not a typical 16-year old, Chloe Chambers is a fast-footed teen who managed to put a new Porsche 718 into the record books. And not just any book, either. We’re talking Guinness. For all her efforts, she is now the holder of the Guinness World Record for fastest Slalom in a 2020 Porsche 718 Spyder. […]

PORSCHE BEHIND THE SCENES PROGRAM: TRACK YOUR NEW CAR

The Porsche Behind the Scenes function on their My Porsche platform helps owners track their new Porsche purchase the same way they can track a package from Amazon or Fed-Ex. Now you can answer the question, the next time you ask, “When will my new Porsche be ready?” Like the Carly Simon hit song, “Anticipation” […]

ROGER PENSKE HONORED AT AMELIA ISLAND

Another Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is in the history books. The 25th annual version of one of the World’s premier Concours d’Elegance classic car gatherings, which saw a 1929 Duesenberg J-218 Town Limousine and 1973 Porsche 917/30 Can-Am Spyder tapped for Best in Show honors, on show day, March 8, 2020, at Amelia Island in […]

Ranking The 5 Best Car Commercials From Super Bowl LIV

It’s the day after the big game and if Super Bowl LIV didn’t leave you in awe, I sincerely wonder what game you were watching. The 49ers defense, which has been outstanding all season, kept the high-powered Kansas City offense in check for most of the game. But then Mahomes took over in the 4th […]

2019 In Review: Our Favorite Moments

It is the final day of 2019, the perfect time to reflect on what made the last year of the decade so special. If you have been keeping up with us here at Napleton News, you know firsthand there has been no shortage of new model releases, automotive news, shows, and more for the past […]

Napleton Westmont Porsche Unveils 2020 911 Carrera

A full staff dressed to impress. Caterers walking around with hors d’ouevres and champagne. A brand-new 2020 911 Carrera S model hidden underneath a form-fitting sheet with the Porsche shield logo proudly donned on the front. This was the scene at Napleton Westmont Porsche on Thursday evening as a packed house of guests eagerly awaited […]

Porsche Releases All-Electric Super Sedan

Porsche has announced the release of an all-electric model called the Taycan. The fully electric sports sedan has the ability to accelerate from 0 to 60 in 2.6 seconds and has a mileage range near 250 on a full charge. The 2020 Taycan will come in two trims- Turbo and Turbo S- both of which […]

Volkswagen Group’s Piech Dies at 82

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.19.12″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.19.12″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.19.12″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.12″] Ferdinand Piech, a grandson of Ferdinand Porsche, former Chairman and CEO of Volkswagen Group and father of the legendary Porsche 917 race car, has died in Bavaria, Sunday, August 25, 2019. He was 82.   Known for his dominating leadership style, Piech helped transform the group […]

Future of the Porsche 911 Remains Uncertain

As the era of electric and hybrid vehicles continues to loom, the future of fuel-powered sports cars has come under scrutiny. Automakers are facing difficult decisions when it comes to whether or not certain models will be adapted for the new age or discontinued altogether. One of these iconic cars is the Porsche 911, arguably […]