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Porsche puts to rest speculations about affordable roadster


After some reports that Porsche was considering an entry-level roadster to secure a position in the growing market of such “affordable” sport cars, the executives at the German automaker have decided to shelve the idea. According to sources within the company, the VW AG owned brand was mulling the development of shorter, lighter and less pricier Boxster-based mid-engine roadster, to be ...
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After Macan, Porsche considers adding a new model
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