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A Tour Of The Petersen Museum Including The Porsche Effect And Cars Of The Movies Exhibits

By   December 30, 2018

Porsche Carrera GT Prototype

Porsche Carrera GT Prototype

If you are an automotive enthusiast and you visit the Los Angeles area then a trip to the Petersen Museum is a must. The three story Museum (four if you count the basement vault) always displays historically significant vehicles from the past and present.

We recently enjoyed a trip to the museum and were treated with historical cars from the time we entered the parking garage. Some vintage vehicles were in parking spaces and a few cars, including an early Porsche 356, were on display just before entering the building.

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Magnus Walker And His Porsche 924 Carrera GT

By   May 9, 2018

Porsche 924 Carrera GT

Porsche 924 Carrera GT

Magnus Walker is one of the biggest Porsche enthusiasts in the world. He has a huge collection of air-cooled 911s, which is what gained him fame as a car guy. He now has a new goal to collect one of every type of sports car that Porsche has made (interestingly, the Boxster didn’t make his list, but the Cayman did).

Recently, Magnus has been collecting front-engined water cooled sports cars from the German automaker. His stable now includes a Porsche 924 Carrera GT.

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A Taste Of The Mecum Monterey Auction Lineup

By   July 20, 2016

2005 Porsche Carrera GT

2005 Porsche Carrera GT

We are less than a month away from when we make our yearly pilgrimage to automotive Mecca. Monterey Car Week will be the place to be if you are an automotive enthusiast. From historic cars racing at Laguna Seca to car shows and auctions, the week has it all with everything leading up to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

One of the auction houses that will be in Monterey is Mecum. They will be offering over 600 collector cars including some very special Porsches, Ferraris, Lamborghinis and Corvettes.

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