Category Archives: Blast from the Past

Vintage Top Gear Review of the Porsche 911 (964) Turbo – Video

By   December 18, 2012

The Porsche 911 (964) Turbo was quite a car in its day. In fact it is a car that is still very fast even by today’s high standards. This video of Old Top Gear shows Tiff Needell reviewing the 1993 Porsche 911 (964) Turbo. Tiff takes the then new 911 Turbo to the Millbrook proving grounds and puts the car through its paces.

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Vintage Porsche 928 Advertisement – Video

By   December 17, 2012

This video is an early ad for the Porsche 928 S. The vintage video is from the early to mid-eighties and shows a different time for advertisements. The ad is slower moving than modern advertisements but has a lot of great footage of the Porsche 928 S. The 928 was a very different car for Porsche, with its powerful engine (especially for the time) in the front and a trans-axle in the back to give it great handling (essentially the same layout as the 924, 944 and 968, but with a V8).

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Five Vintage Porsche 928 Commercials – Video

By   July 12, 2012

This video is of some vintage Porsche 928 commercials. The video features five commercials from the 1980′s all of which feature a Porsche 928 model. The 928 is possibly the best GT car ever built, although because it isn’t rear or mid-engined some purists are not big fans of it. However, many more Porsche enthusiasts […]

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Porsche 911 History Commercial – Video

By   March 28, 2012

This video is from a commercial about the Porsche 911 (996). The video features a brief history of Porsche and a Porsche 911 (996) Turbo. It is interesting to me that they refer to a Porsche as “impractical” which is a bit different of a message from that of the recent Porsche “Everyday” ad campaign. […]

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