Porsche promotes itself under a range of gifts, from watches and pens to homewares and luggage. Amongst this, there are a number of items specifically designed to celebrate the legend of the 550 spyder.
The Holdall is a piece of leather luggage designed to Commemorate Porsche 1st Le Mans Win in its class (1.5 litre) in 1955. Car No 37 was driven by Richard von Frankenberg, Helmut Polensky and Josef Jeser and was awarded The Index of Performance for the car with best combined speed and economy in the entire race field.
The 550 coffee mug is limited edition individually numbered 1 of 550 with an image of the 550-04 Fletcher car to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 550 Spyder.
An original 1954 silk scarf was produced for Porsche to promote its range to potential female customers – asking around US$600 today, they must think it is rare and collectible.
James Dean 50th Anniversary Porsche Cookie Jar or dinner size collector plate – From the James Dean collection. Both are hand numbered and includes Certificate of Authenticity
You can also find a range of 550 Spyder t-shirts with cool designs just to keep the dream alive!