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Your Baby is Safer Because of LATCH

You're driving along, glancing at your baby in the rearview mirror, when you suddenly slam on your brakes to avoid the car that pulled out in front of you. It's a fairly common scenario, and if you've ever been in this situation, you were sure glad that your son or daughter was in their car seat. And if you don't already have one, you should know that LATCH devices can make it even easier to ensure that your child's seat is securely fastened. 

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How Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors Keep You Safe

Our team at Harris Porsche wants you to be safe on the roads and to have information on all the latest safety features available. When you think of auto safety features, auto-dimming rearview mirrors likely aren't among the first things to come to mind. Considering they can help prevent the blinding glare from following vehicles, a glare that can impact your vision and reaction time up to 1.4 seconds, auto-dimming rearview mirrors merit a closer look. 

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Learn How to Reduce Glare

When you’re driving at night, glare can be dangerous. At Harris Porsche, we want you to be as safe as possible behind the wheel. There are a few tips to help you cut down the glare so that your vision isn’t impaired.

First, be sure that the inside and outside of your windshield is as clean as possible. This way, the light rays will be able to pass through. If there is oily residue, it can become more reflective. Next, adjust all of your car mirrors accordingly. Your rearview mirror should be flipped to night vision, too. 

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Navigation and Entertainment in the Cockpit

An infotainment system is arguably the most significant technological feature in a passenger automobile. Harris Porsche has a large selection of luxurious cars that have some variation of this essential hardware in their cockpits.

A GPS navigation platform with traffic services is available in an infotainment system of a modern vehicle. If you're too busy to swipe the touch screen, it's a good idea to use voice commands. The latest navigation software recognizes a wide range of natural phrases.  

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Tips for Helping You to Avoid Hydroplaning

If you have ever been involved in hydroplaning while you were behind the wheel of your vehicle, then you know how scary of a situation this can be. We here at Harris Porsche have been in that position as well. Sometimes you just don't even notice the water coming up ahead. If you want to stay safe in this situation, or avoid hydroplaning completely, then you can follow some of these tips.

Lower your speed ahead of time so you don't hit the water at high speeds. The lower you go, the better your chances will be to…

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Don't Let Motion Sickness Stop Your Road Trip in its Tracks

Whether you are driving across the country to see the sights, or simply visiting some friends in another state, a road trip can be a great way to spend a couple of days. However if you, like so many others, are susceptible to motion sickness, your road trip can go from good to bad in an instant.

Fortunately, hope is not lost. There are some good solutions to your motion sickness woes. First, it is a good idea to keep yourself hydrated. Drink lots of water, or even a club soda. If you find that your motion sickness just won…

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Safe Driving and Bicycles

Today, the use of bikes is growing as more people discover the health and exercise benefits of adding them to their means of travel. Drivers must be aware of bicyclists and use extra caution to drive safely and share the road. When operating in the same lane, drivers must allow a safe distance.

Local drivers understand that bike safety begins with awareness. Bikes and cars must follow the rules of the road. Drivers must use extra care around bike lanes and when making turns. 

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As if by Magic

Driving a Porsche is an experience. So is parking one. With a driver—or without.

Parking spaces so narrow you need to be a contortionist to get out of your car, crowded bays where every millimeter counts, terrifyingly tight boundaries marked with countless traces of scraped metal and paint residue from combat at close quarters: this is where the new Porsche Cayenne can slip in with particular elegance. It’s all made possible by Remote…

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Meet the Porsche Models

Porsche Model Overviews

The Porsche Model Overview page is available as a resource, helping you get familiar with the iconic Porsche model line and provide all the information in your prospective new car. If you’re starting a new search, or are between models this is the place to start. While you read you can expect:

All specifications about the performance, engine, features, luxury interior, and more
Media such as pictures and videos, getting you more familiar with the models.
Easy access to the Porsche models new and used inventory, as well as current lease specials – if applicable.
Easily toggle…

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Brian Harris Porsche Has a Look at Porsche 918 Spyder

It's always interesting to see what sort of news you can dig up when going through something seemingly dull like a patent filing. Well, that's exactly what happened in the automotive news community recently, and we all got a potential look at a new Porsche model, the 918 Spyder.

Whenever an automaker intends to build or sell a new vehicle abroad, it usually patents the design and technology onboard. This is particularly the

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