Category Archives: Commentary

Should Porsche Have Built A Four Door Vehicle?

By   August 13, 2016

Porsche Panamera

Porsche Panamera

Many Porsche enthusiasts were very disappointed when the news was first announced that the German performance car maker would be building a SUV. After all the crest was meant for a sports car and that does not describe any vehicle with four doors, especially an SUV.

To make matters worse for these purists it didn’t stop at the Cayenne. No, the Panamera was next and most recently the Macan. All three offer great levels of performance and incredible engineering, but are they true Porsches?

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Porsche 911, A Family Car?

By   August 9, 2016

Porsche 911 (991)

Porsche 911 (991)

The 911 is one of the few true high performance sports cars that you can purchase with a rear seat. But does the existence of rear seating make the Porsche 911 a family car? Is there enough room for the family to ride around town in style?

Now obviously we aren’t recommending using the rear-engined sports car as an only family carrier, but can you at least take the occasional family cruise? What if you have smaller children, can you fit a car seat in the back of a 911?

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Will The Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR Kill The 911?

By   August 3, 2016

lPorsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR

Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR

It’s a story that has been written plenty of times before – The Death of the Porsche 911. Simply put, rumors of the rear-engined sports car’s death have been greatly exaggerated. Needless to say the 911 is going very strong and it just appears to keep getting better each year.

But is there another performance vehicle from the German automaker that may threaten to replace the king? With the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport GT4 MR making its debut at the Total 24 Hours of Spa it could be the beginning of the end.

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5 Cheapest Ferraris

By   July 26, 2016

5 Cheap Ferraris

5 Affordable Ferraris

Many of us dream of owning a Ferrari. More than just about any other manufacture a car with the prancing horse lets others know that you have made it. The problem is most of us don’t have at least $200,000 to spend on a car. Is it possible to get into a car from the Italian sports car maker for an affordable price? Is there such a thing as a cheap Ferrari?

The answer is yes, yes there is. However there is a bit of a catch, which we will talk about later. Before we get into the negatives, let’s look at 5 of the more affordable Ferrari options on the used market that won’t cost you about the same as a house (depending on where you live).

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Dodge Grand Caravan SRT Hellcat With 707 Horsepower Rendering

By   July 24, 2016

Dodge Grand Caravan SRT Hellcat

Dodge Grand Caravan SRT Hellcat

For people with a family that want to get that muscle car feeling, the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is the ultimate machine. The 707 horsepower car can take a family of up to five to a destination very quickly, but what if your family is larger than five or you need room to take the entire carpool?

Your option becomes between a minivan or an SUV. Fast SUVs that seat at least seven are hard to find and fast minivans are simply impossible. But maybe that shouldn’t be the case. Perhaps Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) should produce the worlds fastest and most powerful minivan, the Dodge Grand Caravan SRT Hellcat.

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