Porsche marks the passing of Hans Mezger (1929-2020)

Hans Mezger, the engineer who designed the air-cooled, 6-cylinder boxer engine for the Porsche 911 and later the all-conquering 917 race car and its 12-cylinder engine, died Wednesday, Porsche AG announced. He was 90. “The news of his death represents a very sad loss for us,” said Michael Steiner, the Porsche board member for research … Continue reading Porsche marks the passing of Hans Mezger (1929-2020)