German automotive engineer who created the Volkswagen Beetle and the early Porsche cars. He also created the first electric hybrid automobile.
During WWII, he helped design and build Germany's fearsome tanks.
He briefly served as the chauffeur for Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
He crashed college engineering classes and worked as a mechanic.
He married Aloisia Johanna Kaes and they had two children together.
- The meaning of the name Porsche: Offering