About the car
In September 1964, Porsche AG of Stuttgart, Germany, launched the Porsche 911, a premium two-door, 2+2, rear engine sports car. Its engine is a rear-mounted flat-six, and its suspension is torsion bar. Over the years, the car has been constantly improved, but the basic concept has remained unchanged. The engines were air-cooled until the introduction of the 996 series in 1998.
The Porsche 911 is powered by a 231 hp of 5900 rpm in-line six-cylinder engine with 550 Nm of torque at 4800 rpm. It possesses a displacement of 3164 cm3.
About the Brand
Founded on 25 April 1931 by Ferdinand Porsche and later taken over by his son Ferry Porsche, Porsche is a German racing car manufacturer. Ferdinand Porsche was the engineer who invented the first Volkswagen.
Despite the obstacles caused by COVID-19, the German car brand Porsche has set a new turnover target for 2020. Estimated at 28.7 billion euros, this is an increase of 100 million euros compared to 2019, at a time when profits are estimated at 4.2 billion euros. To achieve this performance, the Stuttgart-based manufacturer delivered more than 270,000 vehicles to its customers worldwide, which represents a decrease in sales volume compared to 2019.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps is a manufacturer of model cars, trucks, buses, motorbikes, tanks and car accessories. It offers a wide variety of replicas in different scales, but its Formula 1 models are mainly presented in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
The Minichamps range currently contains models of all the significant car manufacturers in the world and many types of motor racing and sports teams. Known originally as PMA (Paul’s Model Art), the company was founded in 1990. As one of the leading businesses in the industry, with the widest range of models of any other model producer, Minichamps is a pioneer in the field.