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Event Report: Worthersee 2014

posted by on 2 June 2014 in Events Coverage

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In 1939, Ferdinand Porsche purchased a summer home on the southern shore of Lake Worthersee, Austria. His grandson Ferdinand Piech still lives in the home, venturing to Reifnitz each May for an annual gathering of car enthusiasts. Yes, this is that Ferdiand Piech and yes, he goes to that car show named for the lake. […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 13

posted by on 28 May 2014 in Events Coverage

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As promised, our Worthersee coverage is back up and running with one last flourish. With Si Gray on his way back to the UK, it was now time for an American perspective. I landed this morning in Munich, grabbed the keys to a new S1 that Audi was kind enough to loan us and headed […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 12

posted by on 25 May 2014 in Events Coverage

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UK contributing photographer Si Gray has now left the building… or at least he’s left Worthersee and is headed home to the UK by way of Italy and a few other key places he says he wants to visit on the continent. You see, the atmosphere is changing in Worthersee and the presence is going […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 11

posted by on 23 May 2014 in Volkswagen News

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UK contributor Si Gray reports that over a week into the experience that is Worthersee, the transition is beginning to happen. It’s not that anyone flips a switch, but at some point the event goes from laid back albeit gigantic gathering to equally gigantic party. The tone changes and so too do the attendees and […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 9

posted by on 21 May 2014 in Worthersee 2014

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It’s rather insane when you think about it. Si Gray has been on the ground at Worthersee for no less than ten days. In that span of time, SoWo has gone off in Georgia, Carlisle Import has happened in Pennsylvania and there’s been a DTM race in Oschersleben. Even crazier, the main convergence on this […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 7

posted by on 19 May 2014 in Events Coverage

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Seems Si Gray is working on his “English T-shirt tan”. That’s Euro for farmer tan, but whatever. It’s well earned. With sunny weather and so many incredible cars to see, your bound to get just a bit of color while  you take it all in. According to Si, the crowds are still strong. With the […] More…