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Perfect Porsche protects your hair



Leave it to Porsche to perfect the technology to protect your ?do.

Next Porsche convertibles may be 'hairdo-friendly'
Detachable head restraint wind deflector directs air around and over seats to keep hair in place.

Vehicles like the Porsche Boxster and 911 Cabriolet have always caused rubbernecking on the road, with everyone from enthusiasts to casual car watchers captivated by the cars…
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Suede-covered Porsche Panamera in London



What could you possibly do with a suede-covered Porsche? 

Pick up your grande caramel macchiato from Starbucks, of course. 

We see this all the time.  In an effort to have something different, something no one else has, people do the strangest thing to perfectly good vehicles.

This week, an entirely suede-covered Porsche Panamera popped up at London Starbucks.  Suede is known for…
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Video: Evolution of Porsche 911

 

How did Porsche perfect the famous 911?  With decades of practice, practice, practice, of course.

A new video released by Porsche covers the evolution of the Porsche 911 from its early days to the present.  While some things about the 911 have remained true to original form, today's 911 is perfectly updated in all the right ways.  

Take a look at the new Porsche 911 video then visit Checkered Flag Porsche, your Virginia Beach Porsche dealer, for a closer look. 



If you have difficulty viewing the Porsche 911 video on this current page, simply choose the following link and…
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2012 Cayman R Hits Porsche Lot


2012 Cayman R in White

Porsche just got a little competition; from well, Porsche.  This week, the 2012 Cayman R landed on our Virginia Beach Porsche lot at Checkered Flag.  The new Cayman R is already turning heads and causing quite a stir here at the store.  Now it's time for you to get out here and see it for yourself!

With power and speed to rival all top-of-the-line sport cars, plus extra room and amenities for the everyday driver, the new 2012 Porsche Cayman R is the perfect pick for any read more

2012 Porsche 911 Getting a Makeover



It looks like the Porsche 911 is finally getting a long-awaited makeover for 2012.  Well, that's the rumor anyway.  The possibly most popular Checkered Flag Porsche is expected to see some major updating for the next generation 911, codenamed 991, which should appear on our Virginia Beach Porsche lot sometime in late 2011.


 
The following article and photos courtesy of [Autoblog]

The Porsche 911 is due for an update, and if the rumors kicking around the internet are to be believed, 2012 will bring one of the most significant changes to the sports car in generations. The German automotive…
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No Sales Tax on Any Vehicle This Weekend!



Do you hear that?  That sound of relief.  That's the sound of parents everywhere realizing that in just a few weeks, their kids are finally going BACK TO SCHOOL!!!

In a relief effort geared towards parents and teachers, every year during the first weekend in August, Virginia holds a Sales Tax Holiday.  Throughout the weekend, retailers are offered tax exemption on school supply items $20 and under, as well as clothing and shoe purchases under $100.


 
You may be asking yourself what this has to do with Checkered Flag.  Well, unfortunately, the 2010 Virginia State exemptions do not apply…
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We Welcome (Back) Newest Super Blogger Kelly M. Jones



Reigning from Portsmouth, Virginia at an astounding.. uh,.. well, we won't say how many pounds, Kelly M. Joooooonnneeessssssssss!!!

Hello all of you automobile lovers out there, my name is Kelly Jones and I will be your new personal guide through all things Checkered Flag.
 
Okay, a little bit about me:
I am 29 (+1) years old and live in Portsmouth, Virginia with my wonderful husband and two West Highland White Terriers (yes, like the Cesar dog food dog).  I am a student at Old Dominion University in Norfolk where my major is Biology with Education.  My favorite pastimes are…
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