‘Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed’ Arrives in Raleigh

Porsche Panamericana Concept Car 1989 View 1

Vroom! Car lovers of all ages can explore the history and development of the Porsche lineage from the 1930s to the present in “Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed,” the N.C. Museum of Art’s first design exhibit, which showcases more than 20 cars and opens Oct. 12. See Janis Joplin’s psychedelic Porsche, Steve McQueen’s Speedster, a rare Formula One race car and a Panamericana concept car on loan from the Porsche Museum in Germany.

Free family-friendly meetups featuring food trucks, music and a kids’ zone, take place Oct. 12, Oct. 19, Nov. 9 and Nov. 30 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The exhibit has been extended to run to Feb. 2, 2014.

“Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed” tickets are $18 for adults, $12 for ages 7-18 and free for ages 6 and younger. Purchase tickets online at ncartmuseum.org. The N.C. Museum of Art is located at 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. Learn more at ncartmuseum.org.

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Updated Jan. 23, 2014, to reflect extended date of exhibition.

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