Ferdinand porsche

Explore the life and groundbreaking work of Ferdinand Porsche, a visionary who revolutionized the automotive industry. Discover his iconic designs and lasting impact on the world of cars.
Ferdinand Porsche ~ Born 3 September 1875 in Maffersdorf, Bohemia, Austro-Hungarian Empire (current Vratislavice nad Nisou, Czech Republic). Died 30 January 1951 (aged 75) in  Stuttgart, West Germany. Automotive engineer and founder of the Porsche car company. He is best known for creating the first gasoline-electric hybrid vehicle (Lohner-Porsche), the Volkswagen Beetle, the Mercedes-Benz SS/SSK, several other important developments and Porsche automobiles. Mercedes Benz, Stuttgart, Volkswagen, Porsche, Ferdinand Porsche, Ferdinand, Volkswagen Beetle, Stuttgart West, Austro Hungarian

Ferdinand Porsche ~ Born 3 September 1875 in Maffersdorf, Bohemia, Austro-Hungarian Empire (current Vratislavice nad Nisou, Czech Republic). Died 30 January 1951 (aged 75) in Stuttgart, West Germany. Automotive engineer and founder of the Porsche car company. He is best known for creating the first gasoline-electric hybrid vehicle (Lohner-Porsche), the Volkswagen Beetle, the Mercedes-Benz SS/SSK, several other important developments and Porsche automobiles.

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Toni Piech and Rea Stark Rajcic in the Forbes Daily Cover Story 2019 Porsche, Volkswagen, Greats, Forbes, Ferdinand, Ferdinand Porsche, Engineer, Stark, Rea

In 1948, Ferdinand Porsche—the famed Austrian automotive engineer and designer of the original Volkswagen—and his son, Ferry, started building sports cars for the first time under their family name. Seven decades later, the Porsche brand is synonymous with some of the most significant performance automobiles ever built. Today another member of the extended Porsche family […]

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Rea Stark Rajcic