Mispronounced for decades, at least on this side of the pond, Porsche had published the definitive pronunciation of its name. And, no, it’s not porsh.

Porsche is from Germany, of course, and in German they do indeed pronounce things differently than us English speakers. Naturally, the correct way to pronounce the name of this legendary sports car maker might be different from the way you’ve always spoken the word.

Watch this brief video from Porsche, practice saying “Porsche”, and avoid looking foolish on this season’s cocktail party circuit.

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Published on Dec 09, 2016