Is The Porsche 918 Spyder No Longer Insanely Fast

By   April 24, 2018

Porsche 911 GT3 RS

Porsche 911 GT3 RS

6:57, I remember reading that time with my jaw to the floor. The under seven minute lap time of the Nürburgring was recorded by the Porsche 918 Spyder. Back in 2013 it seemed like that production car record would stand forever (with only the McLaren P1 getting close to it).

But just a few years later and that time is no longer indestructible. Back in 2013 it took nearly 900 horsepower to provide that lap time, but it was just bested by the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS with a comparatively low 520 horsepower.

So, is the Porsche 918 Spyder still insanely fast?

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Can You Still Find An Affordable Air-Cooled 911

By   April 20, 2018

Porsche 911 SC

Porsche 911 SC

The prices of air-cooled 911s have shot up in recent years. Just about five years ago you could still find a good Porsche 911 SC in the $15,000 – $20,000 range. Even a 911 Carrera 3.2 could be had for under $30,000 in good condition.

Now, if you want an affordable 911 the 996 is the one to look into. In every way, except maybe the headlights and if an IMS update hasn’t been done, the 996 is a better car than the earlier 911s. However, there is a soul in the air-cooled cars with their unique sound and analog driving experience.

That is exactly why the air-cooled cars are going up in value. But is it too late to get a 911 with an air-cooled flat-six?

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How To Fix The Paint On Your Car After It Has Been Keyed

By   April 19, 2018

Fixing Keyed Paint

Fixing Keyed Paint

Imagine that you park your pride and joy in a parking lot to enjoy a nice dinner at a restaurant. You have a great time and don’t even think of your nice car that you left waiting for you. After a great meal you walk back to your vehicle just to notice that on the entire side it has a huge gash in it from someone keying your car.

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Tiff Needell Drives Magnus Walker’s Porsche 911 STR

By   April 18, 2018

Magnus Walker’s Porsche 911 STR

Magnus Walker’s Porsche 911 STR

Magnus Walker marches to the beat of his own drum. He may not look like your typical Porsche enthusiast, but he is a great car guy that has a true love of the marquee. He also has designed some of the coolest custom Porsche 911s in the world.

Magnus is a very unique automotive customizer. Where most tuners sell their creations, Magnus builds his Porsches mainly for himself to enjoy.

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