Ceremonial opening of the “70 Years Porsche Sportscar” special exhibition

The sports car manufacturer will also hold a special exhibition to mark the anniversary year in the Porsche pavilion at the Autostadt visitor attraction in Wolfsburg. The first four 356 Speedster vehicles ever built, dating from 1954, will be showcased as examples of Porsche engineering. Another special exhibition will also be held for the family day taking place tomorrow at the Porsche plant in Leipzig.

The sports car manufacturer is celebrating this anniversary with numerous activities around the world throughout 2018: Tomorrow (June 9th), Porsche is inviting fans to its “Sports Car Together Day” at all of its sites around the world. On Sunday (June 10th), Porsche will host a grand celebration at the Cannstatter Wasen festival grounds. Over the weekend from June 16–17, Porsche will welcome its staff, Zuffenhausen residents and fans of the brand for a public celebration in and around the plant based around Porscheplatz in Zuffenhausen. 

Porsche Museum exhibition 70 years

The festival will include interactive activities for visitors both young and old, short plant tours, bands, food trucks, live coverage of the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the broadcast of the World Cup game between Germany and Mexico. Admission to the museum and all events are free of charge over the weekend.

The “Festival of Speed”, held from July 12–15 at the Goodwood race track in the UK, and the “Rennsport Reunion” in California from September 27–30, will also mark the anniversary. The anniversary celebrations will conclude with the “Sound Night” event to be held for the first time in the Porsche Arena in Stuttgart on October 13.

The “70 years of the Porsche sports car” special exhibition is being held until January 6, 2019. The Porsche Museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 9 am to 6 pm.

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