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Auto '77: 47. Internationale Automobilausstellung in Frankfurt am Main - Eine Sendung des Hessischen Rundfunk mit Barbara Siehl und Fritz B. Busch

via Deutsche Fernsegeschichte--

 
 

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the father/son dynamic in a creative endeavour is trying enough, mixing it with business takes could damn near sour the relationship. this 45 minute series of videos explores the Ferdinand and Ferry's relationship with each other and the family. put on the subtitles (star button on lower right of video screen) and translate the text through google if your German isn't past the hello/goodbye stage.

 
 

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GT racing, hill climbs, rallying, Le Mans; road-going Porsches owe a lot to the successes and failures of their racing cars. seeing it documented from early on in their existence gives us an idea of how they went about it.

king rose archives
 
 

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documentation of Porsche's beginnings are rare and it's thanks to firms like King Rose Archives to not only preserve history, but rekindle the memories of those who witnessed it first hand.
 
 

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I felt like digging back into Porsche history to a simpler time. with the media constantly blasting the new this and the improved that in your face, you get caught in this rip tide that pulls you farther away from the roots. Ferry was becoming a shape in the distance no longer recognizable...I had to swim away from the rip and head back to familiar ground...