Rock stars and sports cars are a natural fit, so when Porsche and Rolling Stone teamed up to present a one-of-a-kind concert event, the results were killer. Held at the Porsche Experience Center in Los Angeles on December 5th, “Engine Notes” – feting the launch of the brand’s all-new E-Performance models – featured all-star performances, state-of-the-art light and sound effects and some of the sleekest, fastest cars in the world. See how it all went down.
The British rocker belts out iconic hits such as David Bowie’s “Suffragette City” and Oasis’ “Wonderwall.”
Guests take chauffeured laps around the track in the all-new Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid models.
A Porsche enthusiast himself, guitarist Navarro arrives at Porsche and the Rolling Stone “Engine Notes” event in his very own 911 Turbo S.
The Porsche Panameras line up with custom lighting rigs by Second Story, an experiential design team.
Dave Navarro and the Royal Machines backstage before taking the stage.
The Royal Machines open the show with a cover of Lenny Kravitz’s “Are You Gonna Go My Way.”
Attendees mingle alongside Porsche’s most-prized automobiles, including the Porsche 919 Hybrid, winner of the prestigious Le Mans race.
The Royal Machines – comprised of seasoned rockers Mark McGrath, Billy Morrison, Dave Navarro, Chris Chaney and more – regale the crowd with classic hits.
Porsche and Rolling Stone partnered to produce the event, which featured first-ever lighting technology by Second Story that fused together music and motion.
Franky Perez keeps his shades on as he belts out classics like Van Halen’s “Panama” and Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love.”