Author Archives: Jim White

The Ultimate Porsche 968 Build

By   December 10, 2018

Porsche 968 Turbo

Porsche 968

The Porsche 968 was a stop gap vehicle. At first Porsche had intended it to be the next evolution of the 944 as an S3. When it was decided that the German performance car maker would produce the mid-engined Boxster, the 968 took the place as the entry level vehicle for a short time until the roadster would be ready.

The 968 may have been a vehicle that was planned for a short production run, but it was the pinnacle of Porsche’s front-engined inline four-cylinder sports cars. With a 3.0-liter four cylinder in front the stock vehicle offered 236 horsepower and could launch from 0-60 mph in 6 seconds.

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Porsche 911 GT2 RS Driven On The Track

By   October 12, 2018

Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Porsche 911 GT2 RS

The Porsche 911 GT2 RS is the fastest 911 that money can buy. It offers jaw dropping supercar performance and starts at just under $300,000.

That price isn’t cheap, but for a car that can lap the Nürburgring in just 6:47.25, it isn’t bad. To put this in perspective, the Porsche 918 Spyder lapped the same circuit in 6:57. That’s the same 918 Spyder that started at a bit under $1,000,000.

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A Burning Ferrari Is Too Common

By   August 23, 2018

Burnt Ferrari F355

Burnt Ferrari F355

The Ferrari F355 is one of the best looking cars ever to wear a prancing horse. The analog driving experience is something you just can’t find in modern cars and then there is that exhaust sound.

The one downside, besides the high price of entry, is the maintenance costs. Due to the need for major engine out servicing about every five years, even if you can afford to purchase the car, you may not be able to afford it.

All of this makes it less attainable and then there is the chance that it will burn to a crisp.

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Can A Plastic Rear Window Porsche Boxster Take A Glass Rear Window Top?

By   August 19, 2018

Porsche Boxster Top

Porsche Boxster Top

For our readers that aren’t already aware, we have added back the question and answer portion of our site. It was part of our site in testing for a while, but unfortunately spam questions forced it to be shut down.

We now have added some aggressive spam filtering that should result in only your automotive questions appearing.

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How Long Would It Take To Save Enough Money To Pay Cash For A New Porsche 911

By   August 11, 2018

Porsche 911 Carrera

Porsche 911 Carrera

Buying a new Porsche 911 is the dream of many a sports car enthusiast. The problem most have in affording one is that they are quite expensive.

A base Porsche 911 Carrera currently starts at $91,100. However, if you start adding options the price of the car can quickly cost $115,000.

So, just how long would it take to save up enough money to pay cash for a new $115,000 Porsche 911 Carrera?

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