Nice Price Or Crack Pipe: Factory Racer Porsche 914-6 For $325,000?

We had the Herbie The Love Bug replica score a 44% on the Crack-Pipe-O-Meter™ last Friday, but that was due to 21% of the vote going to "other", thanks to a poll glitch. Today we're going with a car that most likely earns an approval rating of about 99.9999% from our readers: a factory-built Porsche 914-6 race car… » 12/01/08 8:00am 12/01/08 8:00am

This 914 Sounds Like "A Gay Deep Throated Angry Demon!"

What we have here is a 1974 Porsche 914 with a Chevy 350 engine and a Ferrari-influenced body kit, sort of a German Malaise version of the Fierrari. The owner needs to sell because he's "just sick," plus he's accepted a lifetime career opportunity in NYC and, you know, "Goodness only knows what insurance would cost… » 4/21/08 8:00am 4/21/08 8:00am

PCH, Great Rusty North Edition: Triumph GT6 or Porsche 914?

It looks like Italy has been knocked off the PCH Superpower throne by the UK, according to the results of yesterday's Choose Your Eternity poll. That means that PCH SuperGigaPower France awaits the chance to take on its historical PCH rival from across the Channel. But first, let's see how Britain fares against a… » 4/03/08 5:15pm 4/03/08 5:15pm

Porsche 914, With Bonus DOTS Porsche Poll

Since way more than a month has passed since the last DOTS Porsche, it's time for another one! In fact, we've seen enough of Alameda's street-parked Porsches to have a poll to see which one is the favorite of our readers. This lil' yellow devil parks within a block of where I shot the '68 GTO and the '68 Belvedere… » 2/05/08 9:00am 2/05/08 9:00am

We're Not Even Close to Being Done: Porsche 914amino!

The hits just keep on coming. This time, an astute reader found a vintage shot of a modified (well, duh) Porsche 914 pickup, accented by some period-specific cheesecake action, from VW Trends magazine. We probably begged our mom to buy us this exact issue at the A&P long about 30 years ago. She likely took one look… » 3/30/06 1:29pm 3/30/06 1:29pm