Test Drive a Porsche Cell Phone

Porsche adds a mobile phone to its luxury line of watches, ties, and, um, cars. It may be the preferred accessory for those who can't afford its wheels

Since 1948, the Porsche brand has been synonymous with sleek and fast. Cars, that is. Yet in 1972, the German automaker began designing luxury accessories, a lineup that now includes luggage, eyewear, watches, and ties. Now comes Porsche's boldest foray outside its comfort zone: On June 12, Porsche Design Group unveiled its first mobile phone, in France of course. And there are plans for more Porsche phones.

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