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Old 06-05-2007, 07:38 AM   #1
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Missing Engine prototypes found

Interesting story....

http://www.jalopnik.com/cars/news/stolen-porsche-development-center-engines-found-at-techart-garage-265767.php
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Oh wow, so this could be the end of TechArt... Sad, they have some nice stuff.
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Sounds like TechArt is gpoing to be screwed. I wonder how replacing parts for damaged Techart/Porsche products will be handled in the future?
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Old 06-05-2007, 10:06 AM   #4
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If they really did buy the engines knowing they were stolen, that was a pretty dumb move.

Interesting!
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Old 06-05-2007, 10:11 AM   #5
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Imagine you bring your Boxster in for a 997 engine swap and you drive off with a Porsche 2012 flux capacitor in the engine bay!!
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it says Tech Art was provided with a bill of sale. Which doesn't sound like something you do if you are trying to rip off Porsche.
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but I think 2 Porsche employees were arrested also..... hence, it implies there may have been collusion to defraud and steal from Porsche...

I'm sure more info will come out. Sounds a bit like a plot line from a Fast and Furious movie..... LOL
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i would really like to find out what really happened.
but, engines missing...popped up at techart. well see
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