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1992 Porsche 911 Turbo Vintage Review

By   February 4, 2019

1992 Porsche 911 Turbo

1992 Porsche 911 Turbo

The Porsche 911 Turbo has always offered performance that rivals some of Italy’s great exotics. When first introduced in the 70’s the turbocharged sports car received a reputation as a widow maker. Thanks to its turbo lag and the rear engine layout, the 911 Turbo was a recipe for disaster for lesser skilled drivers.

Over the years Porsche’s world class engineering has managed to take all of this away. Using what can only be referred to as technical wizardry, the latest 911 Turbo is fast and yet nimble even for less experienced drivers. Each evolution of the 911 has seen the Turbo change from essentially a Terminator to an R2-D2. The early 90’s Porsche 911 Turbo represents a major step toward the car we have now.

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Air-Cooled Rear-Engined Porsche 911 Or Front-Engined Water-Cooled 968 CS

By   August 20, 2018

Porsche 964 and 968

Porsche 964 and 968

What would you choose to have in your garage? A classic air-cooled Porsche 911 or a front-engined 968? Now before you say the answer is obviously the 911, this isn’t just any Porsche 968. It is a track focussed 968 Club Sport.

The Porsche 968 Club Sport (CS) takes the near perfect handling car and puts it on a diet. The result is a car that was built for spirited driving.

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Singer Porsche 911 Lightweight Design Study Concept To Make North American Debut At Pebble Beach

By   August 15, 2018

Singer Porsche 911 Reimagined

Singer Porsche 911 Reimagined

Singer Vehicle Design showed off two of their lightweight design concept Porsche 911 reimaged creations at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. These same vehicles will make their North American debut during Monterey Car Week at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

The special no expenses spared 911 creations are exquisite examples. These vehicles are a result of a partnership with Williams Advanced Engineering. The air-cooled 911 with vintage styling offers 500 horsepower from its flat-six engine.

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How You End Up With A Lightweight Porsche 964

By   May 15, 2018

Porsche 964

Porsche 964

There are a few ways that Porsche ownership usually goes. People will either keep it mostly stock or start modifying it. Often when you go the modification route, it starts with one or two small mods and then it can quickly snowball into a much bigger project.

Porsche sports cars have a racing DNA and with a some minor performance improvements it really starts to show. For example, with some suspension upgrades alone the handling of a Porsche can go from quite good to great.

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