Episode 17 – VISIONARY – 12 | 2020

A visionary 9:11 Magazine: Porsche head of design Michael Mauer shows design studies previously kept secret. Visions of the Porsche Design Studio: from the 917 Living Legend to the Vision 916. The line of the 911: Inspiration for the illustrator of comic hero Michel Vaillant. CGI artist Chris Labrooy animates sports cars in surreal worlds.

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Unseen: Mauer’s design studies

For the first time in the recent history, Vice President Style Porsche Michael Mauer will be granting a look into the archives of the Porsche Design Studio. And he explains his philosophy, the DNA of Porsche and concept cars.

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Unseen: Porsche visions

Welcome to the future! To the world of sports cars and case studies: Visionary design studies in various categories have been created at the Porsche Design Studio in Weissach for years.

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Porsche, comic hero

In the race for over sixty years: Michel Vaillant. The driver in the comic is a cult figure. From the pencil of Benjamin Bénéteau, the hero drives from victory to victory. Their shared passion: Porsche.

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911 Dreaming

For Chris Labrooy, Porsche combines two of his greatest loves: drawing cars and driving them. Ever since the CGI artist began driving a Porsche himself, he has been depicting the cars as animated characters – uniting two dream worlds.

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Current models in this episode

Taycan

718 Cayman

718 Cayman GTS 4.0

Porsche Taycan: Fuel consumption combined 28.5 – 26.2 kWh/100 km; CO2 emissions combined 0 g/km*
Porsche 718 Cayman: Fuel consumption combined 8.7 – 8.1 l/100 km; CO2 emissions combined 199 – 185 g/km*
Porsche 718 Cayman GTS 4.0: Fuel consumption combined 10.8 – 9.6 l/100 km; CO2 emissions combined 246 – 219 g/km*