I will be adding links to external articles and video of Porsche/Vintage Racing. All are not 356 related , but interesting reading. If you have something of interest, send the link to Stan Yarrish at Syarrish@aol.com
Interesting youtube video describing the 1959 356A GS/GT variant. Kool piece.
Article Titled Porsche and the US, authored by Kieron Fennelly on the “Porsche Road & Race” webpage
links is: https://www.porscheroadandrace.com/porsche-and-the-us/?fbclid=IwAR3BuamBgJKFMunQHg-7yMcqvP-vKhCkgul_8yHO-Zdwc9DV34SJyb391Fk
Renee Brinkerhoof 356 World Rally articles..
If you’re not already familiar, I thought you and the Gruppe might be interested in
the fascinating tale of Renee Brinkerhoff, a 57 year old mother of four who started
her racing career by entering a 1956 356A in the 2000-mile
La Carrera Panamericana. The rest is history. You can follow her remarkable
story in the Petrolicious articles at by opening the links contained in this note.
Porsche 356 B Carrera GS/GT ‘Dreikantschaber’ – The history of a key Porsche sports car that transitioned
the company from aluminum bodied to fiberglass bodied cars.
Wall Street Journal article about the origin of the Porsche brand Ignition Switch location on the dashboard. Read here PorscheIgnitionSwitch
Business Week magazine reprint of Porsche story from the Dec 8, 1951 issue!
Thanks to Tom Oerther for saving this bit of Porsche History for us to enjoy.
(you will need to open two files to read the entire article)
Porsche Articles and Video of Interest
– Great Video of Hans Stuck driving a 718 at Targa Florio!
356 Christmas video!