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Here's How a Turbo-Charged Porsche 911 Engine is Built

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For over half a century, the Porsche 911 has been the poster child for high-performance sports cars. And with the recent addition of a turbo-charged engine, that dominance is set to continue.

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The Porsche 911 exploded on the scene at the 1963 Frankfurt Auto Show and forever changed the perception of sports cars. Now, over half a century later, the iconic roadster is undergoing some changes of its own. Enter the Porsche factory in Zuffenhausen, Germany, where dedicated engineers and highly-trained craftspeople are adding turbo chargers to the full Porsche 911 line-up for the first time ever. The result features the look, the luxury, and the racetrack performance of past 911s, but will its fan base of Porsche purists accept it?

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