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Porsche 901

Porsche 901

Porsche 901 is the first 911 as we know the famous Porsche model number today. 

This is how the story goes;

In 1963, Porsche presents the Porsche 901, so called the very first Porsche 911, at the IAA in Frankfurt as a successor to the Porsche 356.

The show was a great success and 901 attracts big attention at the show. 

Porsche starts series production of the 901 in September 1964. Ferdinand Alexander Porsche was the one who created the 901 and the foundation for the success of the 911 today. 

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