Help Find This Rare Porsche Stolen At The Nürburgring

Earlier this weekend, 66-year-old Thorkil Simonsen of Denmark brought his Porsche 356 to a classic car race event at the Nürburgring. Unfortunately, he didn't leave with the Porsche — someone stole it, and now Simonsen and other enthusiasts are seeking the Internet's help in getting it back. » 8/12/12 10:30am 8/12/12 10:30am

1955 Porsche 356 Bent Window Continental Is Simply Beautiful

While some car design is a bit of an acquired taste, it doesn't take more than a glance at the classic lines of an early Porsche 356 to understand why they are such a popular collectible vehicle. One of 1212 356 coupes built in 1955, this bent window Porsche 356 is currently for sale on Ebay. » 5/13/12 12:30pm 5/13/12 12:30pm

What Car Is Unexpectedly Hard To Find?

Certainly it comes as a shock to no one that there aren't many Pre-A Porsche 356s sitting in barns and finding an old Gullwing or 250 GT is a nearly impossible task even if somehow you actually have the money to pay for one. Sometimes it isn't just the most rare and sought after cars that can be tough to find though. » 4/28/12 5:00pm 4/28/12 5:00pm

Barn Find 1953 Porsche 356 Is A Pricey Project

Although we think discovering any old rusty vehicle that has spent several decades idle is a lucky score, tracking down a Pre-A Porsche 356 Cabriolet goes a bit beyond the "average barn find". » 4/21/12 11:00am 4/21/12 11:00am

Electric Porsche in red

Currently for sale on Ebay, this Porsche replica has the body of a 356 Speedster and an electric heart. This electric Speedster is your chance to be green in style without leaving a long lasting impact on anything aside from your wallet. » 3/05/11 11:00am 3/05/11 11:00am

Bathtub in the dark

This 1961 Porsche 356 was captured during a Sportscar Vintage Racing Association event held on what looks like a dark and wet day. Regardless of the weather an old Porsche on back roads looks like fun to us. (Photo Credit: Nathan Bittinger) » 2/27/11 12:30pm 2/27/11 12:30pm

The Very First Porsche

Spotted at the Porsche Museum, this 1948 356 is the first car to ever wear the Porsche name. Ferry Porsche, Ferdinand's son, built the aluminum bodied car because he couldn't find a suitable new car to purchase. (Photo Credit: xmatt) » 1/15/11 10:00am 1/15/11 10:00am

Watch Porsche Factory Footage of 356s Coming to Life

Ever wonder what Porsche 356Bs looked like coming together in Stuttgart? Here is some excellent factory footage showing various stages of manufacturing the little sports cars. Click through to see the second part of the video as well. » 1/01/11 2:00pm 1/01/11 2:00pm

The Cayenne Isn't The Porsche For Every Season

There once was a time when Porsche drivers didn't need a Cayenne when the weather turned wintry. On display at last weekend's 2010 Moto4Toys Car Show in Woodland Hills. (Photo Credit: Graham Simon) » 12/07/10 2:30pm 12/07/10 2:30pm

The Porsche 356 Is Gorgeous

The Porsche 911 Speedster's no slouch (maybe a hunchback), but it was clearly one-upped by the presence of this equally blue and unequally gorgeous Porsche 356. » 11/17/10 5:40pm 11/17/10 5:40pm

Still Strapped Down

Aside from the severe scouring this Porsche 356 took in warm-ups during last year's Monterey race, the one thing that jumps out from this shot: How about those leather hood straps? Photo: Maschinenraum via Flickr » 11/09/10 2:30pm 11/09/10 2:30pm

All Other Information Is Trivial

The more data drivers get about their automobiles, the less they seem to know about them. Thus, the brilliant simplicity of this 1958 Porsche 356 Speedster. More photos at Shiny Side. » 10/26/10 1:00pm 10/26/10 1:00pm

"You Just Can't Adjust For Stupid"

This Porsche 356 was stopped for traffic Monday when a Mazda full of teenage-looking creatures slammed into it at 70 mph. The Porsche's driver maneuvered to minimize the impact, but "you just can't adjust for stupid." [356Talk via TCL] » 10/15/10 1:30pm 10/15/10 1:30pm

Cool Porsche Ad Does Its Job, Makes Us Wish We Owned A Porsche

Rallying, Le Mans, a Le Mans start, skinny-tired spins, a Rothmans 959, mud, French police, Daytona, hairy-chested flat sixes, the Nürburgring, and more, all crammed into ninety-five seconds. If you don't want a P-car after this, your brain is broken. » 2/04/10 4:20pm 2/04/10 4:20pm

VW Considering Crushing Anything Worth A Damn At Porsche

Autocar's printing filthy rumors saying VW's planning to foist an R4-platformed car onto Stuttgart as a Porsche 356. Sure, everybody likes the idea of a 356, but not when it's a bastardized, pudgy, nostalgia-riding, baby-boomer-targeted beige-mobile. » 2/02/10 8:30am 2/02/10 8:30am

1963 Porsche 356 S Coupe

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Look, I've found another 356! » 10/25/09 9:00am 10/25/09 9:00am

Rust, Bad! Southern California 356, Good!

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the Island That Rust Forgot. Here's a sight you don't see very often these days. » 10/03/09 5:00pm 10/03/09 5:00pm

Invasion Of The Porsche 356 Racers!

Pacific Northewest-based race photographer and Datsun 510 racer VintageRacer has continued to send us plenty of great action shots, and now it's time to share a few.
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