Porsche Driver’s Selection is celebrating the Porsche 911 by making available an exclusive 911 silhouette lamp at Porsche Centres and from porsche.com/shop this month. This one-of-a-kind lamp --designed by the Porsche Design Studio in Zell am See in Austria – shows the silhouettes of different generations of the Porsche 911 from 1963.
The 60cm x 32cm acrylic-glass lamp is inspired by the product history wall at the Porsche Museum in Zuffenhausen, Germany, which also features the illustrated silhouettes of various Porsche models -- the Porsche 901 (1963), the G model (1973), the Porsche 993 (1993), the Porsche 996 (1997), the Porsche 997 (2004) and the Porsche 991 (2011).
The lamp is comprised of six acrylic-glass panels positioned one behind the other – each etched with a silhouette of one of the different Porsche 911 models. The lamp is shaped by an aluminum frame running around the edge of each panel.
The silhouettes can be illuminated individually, alternately or simultaneously using each model's touch-sensitive button. One can even view the silhouettes of each model in sequential order by using the continuous operation mode – thereby showing how the Porsche 911 has evolved through the years.
Users can also control the brightness of the LED lamp as well as the speed of the continuous-operation mode through the plus/minus sensor.