We May Never Taste Sheer Deliciousness Like This Again: The Porsche 907

When one thinks of Porsche racing cars, a few standouts come to mind. There is probably no lightweight, road-legal racecar that drips with sheer testosterone than a 550 Coupe prepared for La Carrera Panamericana. Spyders, like James Dean, had ambiguous sex appeal, but the Coupes sweated man-hormone like a Teutonic gay… » 9/06/06 12:30am 9/06/06 12:30am

Vasek Polak's Porsche Engines Recovered, Auctioned For Charity

How did we not know about this? Famed motor-racing driver, car collector and Porsche dealer Vasek Polak died in a wreck on the autobahn in 1997, leaving his estate to the Vasek and Anna Maria Polak Foundation. In 2000, a team of crack thieves absconded with a stock of NOS and rebuilt Porsche racing motors: four… » 7/05/06 3:00pm 7/05/06 3:00pm

Weird French Supercar Concept Goes to Goodwood: Peugeot 907 to Attempt …

In a reverse re-enactment of the invasion of Normandy (hey, even the French can dream, non?), the Peugeots are hauling their 907 concept car across the Channel and plan to prod it up the hill at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The 500hp carbon-fiber dreammobile will take on the famed course on all three days of the… » 6/14/06 8:00pm 6/14/06 8:00pm