Ferdinand Porsche (Engineer) Wiki, Age, Height, Weight

Ferdinand Porsche

German automotive engineer who created the Volkswagen Beetle and the early Porsche cars. He also created the first electric hybrid automobile.

He crashed college engineering classes and worked as a mechanic.

During WWII, he helped design and build Germany’s fearsome tanks.

He married Aloisia Johanna Kaes, and they had two children together.

He briefly served as the chauffeur for Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand.

Ferdinand Porsche Age

How old is Ferdinand Porsche? He was born in 1875, he was 147 years old at the time of his death.

Ferdinand Porsche Wiki

Ferdinand Porsche Wiki/Bio
Famous asEngineer
Age147 years old
BirthdaySeptember 3, 1875
BirthplaceCzech Republic
Date of DeathJanuary 30, 1951
Zodiac SignVirgo

Quotes by Ferdinand Porsche

Good design should be honest.

— Ferdinand Porsche

If one does not fail at times, then one has not challenged himself.

— Ferdinand Porsche

I came into the world at the same time as the auto, if you will.

— Ferdinand Porsche

Design must be functional, and functionality must be translated into visual aesthetics without any reliance on gimmicks that have to be explained.

— Ferdinand Porsche

I couldn’t find the sports car of my dreams, so I built it myself.

— Ferdinand Porsche