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Luftgekühlt’s New Rally-Ready Porsche 911 Build Makes Me Warm And Fuzzy With Glee

If “living the dream” had its own entry in the dictionary, you’d probably see a photo of Pat Long, Jeff Zwart and the rest of the Luftgekühlt crew hovering around their latest build. This is the LuftAuto 002 1987 Porsche 3.2 Carrera build, and it’s a perfect 911 built for the dirt. Read more… Continue […]

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Watch Chris Harris Finally Review The Tesla Model S P100D Against The Porsche 911 R

If you’re Chris Harris, host of Top Gear and one of the most prolific motoring journalists working today, and you somehow haven’t reviewed the super quick Tesla Model S, you’re going to need to save face—like racing it against the incredible Porsche 911 R.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Porsche Gave Us A Manual GT3 Because They Wanted A Cut Of That 911 R Resale Cash, Duh

Surprise, surprise: Porsche really does want to take manual 911 fans’ money after all. We finally got a manual 911 GT3 because Porsche saw stick-shift 911 Rs selling for insane prices, reports Road & Track. Fans demanded when Porsche wasn’t supplying, and Porsche didn’t like being left out of that insane…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The World’s Most Hush-Hush Porsche 911 Build Sounds Like Automotive Perfection

It took four years for filmmaker Chris Kippenberger just to track down Willi Thom, but once he did, he found one of the most obsessively perfect Porsche 911 builds in the world. This backdated 1980 911 SC was lightened to a featherweight 1,807 lbs—and my goodness, it sounds amazing. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The First 911 Restored By Singer With A 500 HP Williams Engine Looks Phenomenal

Singer, the California-based company that “restores and reimagines” Porsche 911s made between 1989 to 1994, has been working with Williams Advanced Engineering (of Formula One fame), Michelin, Brembo, BBS Motorsport and others to offer new “lightweight services” for owners of classic Porsche 911s. The results are…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Surprise, Surprise, Porsche Probably Won’t Put A Manual In Its RS Models

When Porsche started favoring its dual clutch PDK gearbox over traditional manual transmissions in its high-performance RS models, purists everywhere let loose a thin, reedy wail that reached the unanswering clouds. Honestly, though—did you people expect anything different to happen?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Your Ridiculously Awesome Porsche 911 And Aston Martin DB11 Wallpapers Are Here

We love it when you readers send us your Weekend Wallpaper submissions. But you’ve been sending us too many damn BMWs lately! Listen, friend, I’m super glad you’re enjoying your M4. I like BMWs too. Even owned some. But there are more cars out there. Let’s celebrate all the good cars.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Even SEMA Knows Off-Road 911s Are One Of The Coolest Things On Earth

SEMA cars don’t usually do it for me as they tend to be more show than go, but Kelly-Moss Road and Race built a ridiculous 911 that’s meant to go everywhere. Words cannot express how much I want to hoon a 911 through the dirt, and the car that won SEMA’s “Best Off-Road Vehicle” is […]

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Watch How The Porsche 911 Carrera RS 3.8 Gets Reimagined From A Toy And Pictures

Computers will get better and take over our reality at some point, but until then, they’re good enough to virtually recreate every line, shape and texture of the Porsche 911 Carrera RS 3.8 in fully rendered 3D. It’s a relief knowing our virtual reality futures will still be populated by excellent cars.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Why The Porsche 912 Has Its Own Cult Following

Take the religious following of air-cooled Porsche 911s, then reduce that to the community of folks who are evangelists for the four-cylinder 912, and you’ve got a group of seriously passionate people. Like most passionate people that I’ve met, they want to bring you into the fold and show you why whatever it is they…Read […]

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The 911 Reimagined By Singer Obliterates Every Other Car I’ve Driven 

Hand-woven dashboards. Wide hips and wider tires. Explosive exhaust notes. Rebuilt flat-six engines with power to rival modern supercars. Painted any damn color you want. Unless you’ve been under a rock for years, you know Singer Vehicle Design as the company that performs exceptional work in restoring, tuning,…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Porsche 928 Never Died, It Just Became Every Other Porsche

It seems hard to believe today, but once, the very things that made an older Porsche 911 so desirable—the engine in the rear, the air-cooling, the noise, the raw driving experience—were once seen as liabilities. The Porsche 928 was created to fix that. It failed… or did it?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Beat-To-Shit Porsche 911 Is Why You Should Always Get Your Pre-Owned Car Inspected

No one wants to buy a used car only to have expensive problems pop up down the road. This is especially true if you’re dropping some serious money on a sports or luxury car with complex and costly components. The best way to avoid such problems is a pre-purchase inspection.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The New Porsche 911 GT2 RS Just Dropped At E3 And It’s The Most Powerful 911 Ever

Not at an auto show, not a special event, not at a concours: E3 is where Porsche dropped the 2018 911 GT2 RS, an absurdly ferocious-looking machine touted as the most powerful 911 ever. Why E3? Because it’s the cover car for the new Forza Motorsport 7.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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