In the spirit of commemorating the ‘Sports Car Together Day’ whilst celebrating 70 years of the Porsche sports car, Porsche Centre Kuwait, Behbehani Motors Company, an Exclusive Manufaktur Partner, collaborated with Porsche Club Kuwait to configure the next Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur model to Kuwait.
Porsche Centre Kuwait allowed brand ambassadors who are also members of Porsche Club Kuwait to embark on a one-of-a-kind challenge to re-imagine and customise their dream sports car. An introductory event was hosted earlier this year to announce the competition and guide participants on ways to submit acomplete vehicle configuration layout for a chanceto realise their dream car and configure the next Porsche 911 masterpiece that celebrates the essence of individualisation by Porsche and named as Porsche Club Kuwait Special Edition.
Commenting on this initiative, Hany Marie, Marketing Manager at Porsche Centre Kuwait said, “We are thrilled to receive the vehicle to Kuwait as this is another milestone we are marking to the illustrious journey of Porsche in Kuwait. As the first Exclusive Manufaktur Partner in the region, it gives us immense pride to engrave Kuwait’s name on a Porsche 911 creation by one of our own Porsche family members.
As we celebrated 60 years of Porsche in Kuwait last year, we look forward this year to celebrating 70 years of the Porsche sports car that has long enthralled the people of Kuwait and introduced many to the world of sports cars.”
Speaking on behalf of the Porsche Club Kuwait, Zakaria Dashti, President at Porsche Club Kuwait said: “Porsche Club Kuwait members have been supporters of the brand from the beginning, and as we celebrate the 15thanniversary of Porsche Club Kuwait, we are privileged to simultaneously have the chance to configure the next Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur vehicle. I am honoured to have been selected as part of the review committee and I am excited to have seen the numerous configurations by our club members and Porsche’s enthusiasts.”
The winning configuration of the 911 Carrera S Porsche Club Kuwait Special Edition, combines the performance and efficiency of the vehicle with an increased level of individualisation. Genuine sports cars aesthetics are visible with the 20-inch Carrera sports wheel, tinted taillights, and the ‘PORSCHE’ logo and model designation painted in Black at the rear of the vehicle that will be available in Crayon exterior colour.
The harmony of colours continues with the interior through the use of Black leather with seat centres in a contrasting colour that is accentuated with seat belts and instrument dials in Bordeaux Red. The headrests of the adaptive sports seats feature the embossed Porsche crest for increased exclusivity as well.
The vehicle is expected to arrive to Kuwait during the month of June and will be sold at the price of KD 47,710.