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Nazi past overshadows the genius of Porsche

The Times of India - The name Porsche has long made sports car enthusiasts swoon but the Nazi past of the famous brand's founder has left his Czech hometown sorely divided over his legacy.

In 2010, Vratislavice opened an ultra-modern, million-dollar memorial to Ferdinand Porsche, who invented the Volkswagen Beetle — among the world's top selling cars — and in 1898 the first gasoline-electric hybrid.

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