You could make a pretty good case for the Porsche 911 being the greatest competition car of all time. Over its first half-century, versions of the iconic German design have been successful in rallying, touring cars, rallycross and endurance racing.
Of course, to cover off some of the model's biggest wins, like the Le Mans 24 Hours, you do have to push the boundaries of what a 911 is.
But Porsche has continually developed the concept, sometimes moved the goalposts within its chosen sphere of competition, and kept engineering themes that have run throughout those 50 years.
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Kevin Turner is the editor of Autosport magazine, having previously been the editor of sister publication Motorsport News. He joined the magazine in 2006 after writing club race reports as a freelancer while studying history at the University of York. He has also covered international events for both the magazine and the website, including the Le Mans 24 Hours. Kevin covered the British Touring Car Championship from 2011 to '14 and has a keen interest in the historic racing scene. He lives in Fleet with his wife and two children.@KRT917 More features by Kevin Turner