October 18, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia. Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) today released more details about the highly anticipated Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI to be held at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in California, September 27 through 30, 2018.
Last held at the famed Monterey Peninsula racetrack in 2015 and drawing nearly 60,000 visitors, Porsche Rennsport Reunion is the world's largest gathering of vintage and recent Porsche race cars, as well as those who have designed, engineered, and driven them to victory in the world's most famous sports car races. Hosted by PCNA, Rennsport Reunion VI will again feature the widest variety of historic racing Porsche competition models in the company's 70-year history.
Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI Logo
Studio F. A. Porsche (of Porsche Design fame) in Zell am See, Austria, continued its evolution of the Rennsport Reunion theme, incorporating the world famous Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca "Corkscrew" turn into the official logo for 2018. The Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI logo will appear on official communications, around the racetrack, as well as on select merchandise, including a limited edition timepiece from Porsche Design.
"By prominently incorporating the "Corkscrew" into the refreshed design, the feeling of motion and speed will carry the memories of this Rennsport Reunion far into the future," said Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of Porsche Cars North America. "We thank our colleagues at Studio F.A. Porsche for their contribution to what promises to be the best Rennsport gathering to-date."
Beginning October 18, 2017, ticket packages, along with options for camping and hospitality, are available directly from Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, either by calling 831-242-8200 or online at www.mazdaraceway.com. General Admission & paddock access is free for children 15 years and under with a paying adult.
"We are so delighted to be at this juncture in our preparations for Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI," said Gill Campbell, General Manager of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. "Being able to launch ticket sales this early, and to welcome all the Porsche fans worldwide to get their tickets and join us for this phenomenal event, is very gratifying."
Social Media Event Hashtag
For followers on Social Media, #PorscheRennsport has been designated for photos, video, and social media content. Fans and enthusiasts are welcome to use the updated hashtag for Rennsport Reunion related topics.
Expanded to four full days for 2018, Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI will offer on-track competition for vintage racers, a Concours d'Elegance, access to Porsche driver legends, autograph sessions, and many other special activities.
Enhancing the bustling paddock will be an expansive Porsche corral with more than 1,400 cars organized by the Porsche Club of America; numerous vendors selling automobile-related memorabilia; and a Biergarten with authentic German food and refreshments.
The new Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI logo and future images may be viewed and downloaded here: http://press.porsche.com/media/gallery2/v/photos/happenings/Rennsport+Reunion+VI#gallery
About Porsche Cars North America Inc. | One Porsche Drive, Atlanta, GA 30354 USA
Established in 1984, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) is the exclusive U.S. importer of Porsche 911, 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman sports cars, Macan and Cayenne SUVs, and Panamera sports sedans. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia since 1998, PCNA is also home to the first Porsche Experience Center in North America featuring a module-based 1.6 mile driver development track, business center, and fine dining restaurant, 356. The company operates a second Porsche Experience Center near Los Angeles. This 53-acre complex features a driver development track with eight educational modules totaling 4.1 miles, a business center, and Restaurant 917. PCNA employs over 300 people who provide parts, service, marketing, and training for 188 dealers. They, in turn, work to provide Porsche customers with a best-in-class experience that is in keeping with the Porsche brand's nearly 70-year history of leadership in the advancement of vehicle performance, safety, and efficiency. PCNA is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Porsche AG, which is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.
At the core of this success is Porsche's proud racing heritage that boasts some 30,000-plus motorsport wins to date.
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