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Ferdinand Porsche dies at 76

Discussion in 'General Banter' started by GazHyde, Apr 6, 2012.

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    "A product that is coherent in form requires no embellishment. It is enhanced by the purity of its form," Porsche said of his design work. "Good design should be honest."

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    His credo was “design must be functional and the functionality must be visually implemented without gags that need to be explained,” according to the Porsche statement.