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How Much Is A Chevy LS6 V8 Powered Porsche 944 Turbo Worth?

By   March 16, 2018

Chevy LS6 Powered Porsche 944

Chevy LS6 V8 Powered Porsche 944

Just the thought of putting a Chevy V8 in a Porsche is enough to make any purist sick. For most of us a Porsche just isn’t a Porsche without an engine from the German performance car maker (or at least from VW / Audi).

The Porsche 944 Turbo is already a pretty fast car. Especially, when you consider the time period that the 944 Turbo was produced.

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Should You Buy A Cheap Aston Martin V8 Vantage?

By   March 15, 2018

Aston Martin V8 Vantage

Aston Martin V8 Vantage

The mid-2000’s (around 2006 and 2007) Aston Martin V8 Vantage are now very affordable. Ok, they aren’t as low as $5,000 like the early 986 Porsche Boxster, but they are less than $50,000.

Considering that when new one of these examples of a V8 Vantage would cost you about $130,000 and you have a special car for not a lot of money. In fact if you do some hunting and purchase a car with a bit higher mileage, we’ve found a number of good examples with under 50,000 miles on them for about $35,000.

That’s right, for the price of a loaded Honda Accord you can drive a modern Aston Martin that most people will think is new.

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Bentley To Have Three North American Debuts At Pebble Beach

By   August 17, 2016

Bentley Continental GT Speed Black Edition

Bentley Continental GT Speed Black Edition

We are finally to Monterey Car Week. While automotive activities started yesterday, the events really pickup once the weekend comes around with it all leading up to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

The prestigious car show is also the place that many companies choose to make their World or North American debuts. This year Bentley will be one of these brands as they will have three North American debuts.

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