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The Most Attractive Features of the Porsche Panamera

There's a lot to love about the Porsche Panamera, including a comfortable cabin, a sturdy body and an entire host of technological features that go above and beyond what you might expect from a sedan. However, it's even more impressive when you take a closer look.

Safety features include things like automatic brakes and parking assists. The Porsche Traction Management (PTM) system will keep you comfortable on any kind of terrain. A digital display will put all of your entertainment and navigational options at the tip of your fingers, and 

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Checking Out The Numerous Porsche 911 Carrera Trims

One of the reasons that the Porsche 911 is one of the most popular sports cars of all time is that there is a 911 trim for everyone. The Porsche 911 is a rear-engine sports car with tons of trims to choose from and even more customizability. Even though the 911 is so popular, it is easy to make yours stand out in Seaside.

The 911 Carrera can be had as a coupe or a convertible. It can also be had as either rear-wheel drive or all-wheel-drive. Every 911 model is fast, but you can increase the performance of the…

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All-Weather vs Carpeted Floor Mats

Here at Porsche Monterey, we want to ensure that you are a well-informed vehicle owner and that you know how to get the most out of your vehicle's accessories, so today we'll be discussing the different pros and cons between the choices of all-weather floor mats vs carpet floor mats.

Rubber all-weather floor mats are easy to clean by hosing them off or wiping up spills and give your vehicle excellent protection for their value. Unfortunately, they generally only come in three basic colors - black, grey, or tan. Carpet floor mats can provide...

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Washing Your Vehicle is for More Than Just Looks

While many automobile drivers mistakenly believe that washing your vehicle is solely for aesthetic purposes, this could not be further from the truth.

A car that is washed regularly will enjoy a longer life span. Dirt that is left to linger on a vehicle can lead to scratches and other types of surface damage. This accumulation can also contribute to rust buildup. Keeping your windshield and windows clean will help you to see more clearly and drive more safely. Lastly, clean vehicles are also more fuel-efficient, helping you to save money at the pump. 

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Do You Know How to Prevent Your Car From Being Stolen?

With more than half of the 770,000 car thefts reported each year being preventable, your friends here at Porsche Monterey want to make sure you know how to prevent your car from being stolen. By following these simple tips, you can drastically reduce your risk of becoming the victim of car theft:
  • Don't leave your car doors unlocked, even while you are on the road.
  • Never leave your car with the windows rolled down.
  • Don't leave your keys in your vehicle. Take them out of the ignition, and take them with you every time you get out…
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How Auto-Dimming Mirrors Actually Work

Have you ever been blinded by the glare of headlights in your rear-view mirror? It can be a scary and distracting situation, putting everyone in the car at risk. Fortunately, Auto-Dimming mirrors have been around for a while now, making the roads at night a bit safer. Our team at Porsche Monterey is ready to tell you how they work.

Auto-Dimming mirrors have two sensors on them: one in the front which catches direct glares from headlights, and one in the back which picks up on the ambient light of the windshield. These sensors communicate with the control circuit, 

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Steps to Take When Involved in an Auto Accident

Auto accidents are stressful. Fortunately, there are steps to take to stay on task and remain calm. Porsche Monterey brings you these tips to help you stay safe on the road this driving season.

First, you'll want to make sure that you or the other party isn't injured. If so, contact 911 for EMS and the police. If not, you'll want to contact the police. It's required by law and can keep away from exaggerated or false claims in the future. If required by law, move the vehicles to the shoulder or emergency lane and stay…
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What Do Gaskets Do?

Your car has many fluids and gases that circulate through the various systems. For instance, there is gasoline, oil, antifreeze and power steering fluid, to name a few. Gaskets are rubber or other special material that forms a seal between two components and keeps the fluid from leaking out.

Gaskets and seals are made to be resistant to the fluid that they are supposed to contain, but they will all eventually break down over time. When this happens, they develop cracks, imperfections or become brittle. They no longer form a tight seal. 
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Porsche Macan Exhibits Beauty and Performance Inside and Out

If you have not had the opportunity to check out the new Porsche Macan, now is the time to do so. This popular luxury compact crossover features a wide array of impressive performance offerings expertly balanced with luxurious styling and innovative technological options.

The standard Macan features a turbocharged inline-4 engine boasting 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Or choose the powerful Macan S with its turbocharged V6, delivering 348 horsepower and 354 lb-ft of torque. For the ultimate in performance, be sure to consider the Macan Turbo and its twin-turbocharged V6 
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Porsche Cayenne Overview

The Porsche Cayenne is a one-of-a-kind SUV with historical design from the automaker, as well as a complete upgrade for the latest models. All new turbocharged engines are included even in the standard trim so that you get a starting horsepower of 335. This number goes all the way up with a twin turbocharged engine, delivering 541 horsepower for the premium Cayenne trims. With seating for five, tons of entertainment, and all-wheel drive, you'll love the way that it feels to drive the Cayenne.

For an SUV, the Cayenne delivers on performance. 

 

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