Hong Kong Parking Deck Offers A Dubai-Like Display Of Wealth

We wouldn't blame you for mistaking this parking deck for a Sheiklet's playground in Abu Dhabi » 10/30/08 12:30pm 10/30/08 12:30pm. This deck in Hong Kong holds some of the world's most exclusive , including a Porsche Carrera GT, a few Lamborghinis and a Ferrari Enzo. It seems as if China is doing a better job of than we are back in the States. See…

Trick Or Treat: Toyota MR2 In Porsche Carrera GT Costume

This Toyota MR2 dressed to look like a Porsche Carrera GT » 10/08/08 4:20pm 10/08/08 4:20pm isn't going to trick anybody. It may have Porsche badges glued on, but they're not enough to distract you from the sickening proportions and ridiculous build quality. We haven't seen a supercar kit this bad since the . The Porsche costume is mounted on a…

Porsche Carrera GT Suffers Death By Teenager

This one comes to us from the offices of intrepid commenter Drachen, who chatted up the driver of this flatbed after seeing its cargo — the remains of a Porsche Carrera GT in an Atlanta-area parking lot. According to the driver, he'd just pulled an all-nighter driving from Miami to Atlanta to deliver the car to the… » 7/28/08 1:30pm 7/28/08 1:30pm

F1 Star Lewis Hamilton's Dad Crashes Porsche Carrera GT, Shows He's…

Yes, perhaps the old adage of "like father, like son" is actually true. We all know how much Lewis Hamilton loves the Porsches, right? We also know how much he loves diving head first into the walls too. Enter Anthony Hamilton, his father and manager. He was just out having some fun with his wife in a loaned silver … » 6/05/08 7:26am 6/05/08 7:26am

Porsche Plutocracy: Test Driving the Gemballa Mirage GT

Sometimes we wish we were Jocke "Qvarnis" Qvarnström. Usually it's just for having a name with a Q and a V in it. This time it's for getting a crack at the 672 hp V10 Gemballa Mirage GT. His exploits made for an umlaut-heavy piece in Swedish mag StreetXtreme, but the video is up on the 'Tube for all to survey.… » 6/19/07 11:45am 6/19/07 11:45am

Nelson's Balkan Campaign: Athens to Tirana

For once on the Gumball, I woke up in a bed. After a long day's journey into night and Athens, Herr Roy decided he wanted to be as close as possible to the M5 and booked a block of rooms at the Sofitel in Athens, rather than taking his room at the Hilton. A French cameraman was booked into the M5 for the day, riding… » 5/13/07 5:00pm 5/13/07 5:00pm

That'll Buff Right Out: Redline Porsche Carrera GT for Sale on eBay

Say what you will about, "Redline," Daniel Sadek's vehicle for his vehicles and for his former fiancee, Nadia Bjorlin, but it sure created a helluva market for carbon fiber replacement parts. Notwithstanding the Ferrari Enzo ended by actor Eddir Griffin, two of Sadek's Porsche Carrera GTs were damaged during filming,… » 4/25/07 11:54am 4/25/07 11:54am

Try That with an Enzo: Gemballa Mirage GT

What makes some exotics tuneable, and others off limits? Though the Carrera GT is now just another discontinued hypersports car, like the Ferrari Enzo and Ford GT, those of means treat it like an amusement park. Unlike the Enzo, there's no shame in tweaking out a $400,000 Carrera GT to within an inch of its existence… » 12/19/06 7:33am 12/19/06 7:33am