Philip Raby Porsche

Porsche Sales and Service


Porsche 911 steering wheels

I’ve just been driving a Porsche 911 3.2 Carrera with a chunky 968 Clubsport steering wheel – a popular upgrade for 911s of this age. It’s a nice looking wheel and feels good too with its small diameter thick leather-bound rim. It’s the epitome of a sporty steering wheel. Yet, in theory, it’s wrong for a Porsche 911. You see, when the 993 was being developed, Porsche tasked engineer and test driver Peter Flak to come up with what makes a Porsche 911 feel like, well, a Porsche 911. Falk came up with the term “Porscheness”, something that any 911 […]