Tag Archives: 993

How The Porsche Boxster Almost Cost $80K In 1997

By   July 10, 2018

Porsche Boxster

Porsche Boxster

When the Porsche Boxster was first sold for the 1997 model year, it had a base MSRP of $39,980. That was for the base level trim and options could quickly make that price climb. At the time the base 993 generation Porsche 911 Carrera started at about $73,000.

But what if the Boxster had entered the market at a higher price than the 911? The fact is, it almost did.

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Supercharged Porsche 993 Or Porsche 356 Speedster – Ride Versus Ride

By   June 25, 2018

Supercharged Porsche 993 Or Porsche 356 Speedster

Supercharged Porsche 993 Or Porsche 356 Speedster

We recently, announced a new column on this publication called “Reader’s Rides”. In each article, we will be sharing a cool ride sent to us from one of our readers. The hope is that this will allowing our community to get closer together.

At the end of each week we will select a few of the rides that appeared during the week and let you tell us which ride you liked best.

Today we have this Supercharged 1994 Porsche 911 and this Porsche 356 Speedster.

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1995 Porsche 993 Supercharged Outlaw – Reader’s Rides

By   June 19, 2018

Porsche 993 Outlaw

Porsche 993 Outlaw

We recently, announced a new column on this publication called “Reader’s Rides”. In each article, we will regularly be sharing a cool ride sent to us from one of our readers, allowing our community to get closer together.

This time we have a beautiful 993 generation Porsche 911 sent to us by its owner, Julian. The 1995 supercharged air-cooled outlaw has been Julian’s daily driver for 23 years now. Based on these pictures she is very well taken care of.

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The Porsche Guide For Tall People

By   June 14, 2018

Porsche 356

Porsche 356

I was recently approached by a coworker asking if I knew if a taller person can drive a Porsche 356 comfortably. He is about 6’4” tall and enjoys motorcycles and wants to get into sports cars. He is hoping to purchase a classic 356 coupe.

He mentioned that he wasn’t sure if such a small car would fit him. He knows that I’ve had the chance to drive all of Porsche’s modern sports car lineup and that my daily driver is an early Porsche Boxster. His opinion of the Boxster is that he definitely couldn’t fit into it, but this is all based on the outside appearance and not sitting inside.

So, can a taller driver enjoy driving a Porsche?

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