Porsche 991 Speedster

Porsche 991 Speedster

Here we see a beautiful Porsche 911 Speedster painted in PTS Mint Green. The images are from the well-known Knokke-Heist in Belgium.

A beautiful car with an incredibly beautiful paint job. Where does the word speedster come from, which many car brands use these days?
The origin of the word "Speedster" can be traced back to the English word "speed". It was chosen to emphasize the sporty characteristics and the focus on fast driving and dynamics of the car. The second part of the word comes from roadster and emphasizes that it is an open vehicle. Speedster cars were often lighter and more aerodynamic than conventional models to allow for improved acceleration and top speed.
In fact, it also became known through Porsche. In the 1950s and 1960s, Porsche produced the legendary Porsche 356 Speedster, which became famous for its minimalist design, light weight and sporty driving characteristics. This Porsche Speedster set a benchmark for future Speedster models and coined the term in the automotive world.
Today, the term "Speedster" is often used to describe specific sports car models designed for speed and agility, often featuring an open top or removable roof construction. These vehicles offer an intense driving experience and embody the spirit of pure driving pleasure.

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