Past Gas #163 - How the 924 & 944 Saved Porsche
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Porsche has such panache that it’s easy to assume they’ve been a rock-solid luxury import since the beginning. They’re owned by Volkswagen, they have a stellar racing resume, and they’re one of the most respected brands by aficionados and casual drivers alike. But it wasn’t always that way. Porsche has been on the brink of bankruptcy not once, but three times, since they began production. How did they survive?! Today, on Past Gas – the story of how Porsche has gone from penthouse to outhouse and back again, while creating some incredible vehicles along the way.  More about Show: Follow Nolan on IG and Twitter @nolanjsykes.   Follow Joe on IG and Twitter @joegweber. Follow Donut @donutmedia, and subscribe to our Youtube and Facebook channels!   Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast for free wherever you're listening or using this link: If you like the show, telling a friend about it would be helpful! You can text, email, Tweet, or send this link to a friend: Thanks to our sponsors: Get Valvoline for your car! This podcast is sponsored by BetterHelp Therapy Online. Visit to get 10% off your first month. Get 20% off + free shipping sitewide with our exclusive link  Sign up today at and use promo code GAS to get 50% off your first month. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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