The Stuttgart native did his internship, graduate studies, and doctorate with Porsche—he lives and breathes the brand and recognizes racetracks by their asphalt grain. Today’s destination is Hockenheim. Waiting in front of the Porsche Experience Center is “Moby Dick,” the 1978 turbo extremist in the 911 ranks.
Mr. Walliser, do you miss the command post at the racetrack?
Absolutely. My decision to go into motorsports was driven by a passion that sticks with you. I still…