Porsche 911 Targa - "The Man"

Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa

Targa means "plate" in Italian.

Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa

The word targa first came into use from the 1966 Porsche 911 Targa.

Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa

The system first appeared in 1961 on the Triumph TR4, where it was called a surrey top.

Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa

Porsche got the name "Targa" from the Targa Florio, the famous road race in Sicily where Porsche was very successful.

Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa