How Porsche Made Billions

If you’re wondering just what the hell happened between Porsche and VW and why something that started in 2005 is seeing such a recent resurgence amongst internet denizens, this short BBC documentary has resurfaced and explains the whole ordeal. The story is fascinating. It includes big money, cut-throat business tactics, financial cunning, and suicide. Some are even calling it “one of the most masterful hacks of the financial system in history.”

Here’s a pretty good timeline of the events if you want a quick glance. The video includes more detail.

Brilliant or Scumbag Porsche? You decide.

UPDATE: Here’s another post that might interest you: How Porsche hacked the financial system and made a killing