Want to choose the right Porsche Cayman or Boxster? Read this.

A while back, we told you why we thought dropping an extra $11k on the GTS variants of the Boxster and Cayman is worth the eye-watering cost of entry—and we stand by that. It's a "good deal" in Porsche parlance. Remember, it's Porsche's world, and we're all just tacking on $23k in options on the average sale, right? » 10/07/14 9:21am 10/07/14 9:21am

Video: What's it's Like to Drive the Stelvio Pass in a Too-Big and…

Recently, Jalopnik's Travis Okulski got to drive Top Gear's former pick for "the best driving road in the world" in a Porsche Cayman S, and came away underwhelmed. Travis and I have discussed this in detail, and we have decided that the Sustenpass , Grimsel Pass, and the Fluelapass are the best roads in Switzerland,… » 10/04/13 12:29pm 10/04/13 12:29pm

Ferdinand Would Be Proud (I Hope)


At CCC we have a strong affinity for the Porsche brand, so here's a collection of sights and sounds from our myriad 911s (and Cayman) ranging from 1969 to 2012. » 8/15/13 9:10am 8/15/13 9:10am

Is The New Porsche Cayman Still The World's Best Sports Car?

Those aren't Chris Harris's words in the headline, but they do reflect what tons of people who've driven the previous Cayman S have said about Porsche's mid-engined masterpiece. For 2013, the Cayman's gotten more power, a facelift and (FUUUUUUUUUUUU!) electric steering. But does it still provide an experience as… » 2/21/13 3:19pm 2/21/13 3:19pm

Who Can Configure The Best 2013 Porsche Cayman?

The 2013 Porsche Boxster is one of the best car's I've driven all year, which means the 2013 Porsche Cayman is probably also good. Some people even prefer the new Boxster/Cayman to the 911, although I think if you've got the money it's hard to say "no" to a brand new 911. » 12/03/12 1:20pm 12/03/12 1:20pm

The Deputy Mayor Of Jersey City Is A Gearhead

I'm not rich or cool enough to live in Manhattan, so each evening I slog home from Jalopnik world headquarters to scenic Jersey City, NJ. » 8/31/12 9:30am 8/31/12 9:30am

Hiker finds Porsche left in a lagoon

A hiker out for a nature walk around the Agua Hedionda lagoon in Carlsbad, CA, on Tuesday morning was startled to find tracks leading to this very unusual water-bound creature — a Porsche Cayman S. » 10/25/11 3:00pm 10/25/11 3:00pm

BMW 1 Series M vs. Porsche Cayman R, sideways edition

The inimitable Monkey Harris has given the BMW 1 Series M and Porsche Cayman R a typical sideways go-round in Bedford. Are these coupes really comparable, or was it just an excuse to burn down the rubber? Let's find out. » 6/08/11 4:00pm 6/08/11 4:00pm

They Sell Porsches At Sam's Club In Mexico

The next time you find yourself in a Sam's Club in Mexico, perhaps needing a few kilos of queso or just a good deal on Gallo beer, why not also pick up a 2010 Porsche 911 Carrera? (H/T to Whack-A-Mole!) » 12/30/10 2:30pm 12/30/10 2:30pm

VIDEO: The Porsche Cayman R Doesn't Taste Like Ecto Cooler

Here's video of the unveiling of the Porsche Cayman R just moments ago here at the LA Auto Show. More horsepower, less weight, more awesome. Also, sadly it doesn't taste like Ecto Cooler. We should know. We licked it. » 11/17/10 3:20pm 11/17/10 3:20pm

Top Gear Brings Lambo, Ferrari Supercabs To SEMA

The crew from 'Merican Top Gear rolled into SEMA this morning with a quintet of supercabs. We hear a certain Ray Wert might drive one, but we're not sure if we can tell anyone. So, um, keep it to yourself... » 11/01/10 10:30am 11/01/10 10:30am

History Porn! Porsches Race With Classic Paint Schemes

The Porsche Cayman Interseries is one of our favorite small racing programs because it requires its obnoxiously wealthy owner/drivers to use preselected classic liveries. Rothmans! Gulf Oil! Marlboro! How many can you spot? » 5/13/10 4:00pm 5/13/10 4:00pm

How to Explain the Art World to a Dead Hare

What you definitely need is a white Porsche Cayman. And a dead hare. Painter Ron English demonstrates in a scant 27 seconds. How to, indeed. » 4/14/10 10:00am 4/14/10 10:00am

There I Fixed It: TechArt Fixes FUBAR Porsche Paddles

German tuner TechArt's announced a "retrofit" for the nonsensical pseudo-paddles on Porsche's PDK seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. This consists mostly of spending $650 for little plastic pedal attachments the car should have been sold with, but it's worth it. » 3/26/10 4:00pm 3/26/10 4:00pm

Porsche Dealer Starts Cayman Spec Series, Requires All Cars To Wear…

A Porsche dealer in Illinois recently launched a racing series where historic Stuttgart livery is mandatory. Old-vs.-new gallery at Axis of Oversteer. Hippie car FTW! [Axis of Oversteer via 0-60] » 1/19/10 1:30pm 1/19/10 1:30pm

Hurricane Ida Buries Porsche Cayman In North Carolina Beach

The No'reaster/Hurricane Ida combo passing over the East coast last week wreaked a fair bit of havoc. It even managed to sink a Porsche Cayman into the sand of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Best buried treasure ever? [Asylum] » 11/17/09 10:30am 11/17/09 10:30am

Porsche Cayman Shooting Brake A TopGear.com Going Away Prank

We wanted desperately for the Porsche Cayman shooting brake to be real, a reanimation of the wacky/awesome Porsche of yore, but no, twas a going away hoax perpetrated by the staff at TopGear.com. Well done fellas. [NYTimes] » 8/13/09 2:00pm 8/13/09 2:00pm

Porsche Cayman Shooting Brake Uncovered?

This photo may be the first uncovered shot of the fabled Porsche Cayman Shooting Brake seen in video games and spy photos. We want to believe. » 8/06/09 11:00am 8/06/09 11:00am

Cayman Shooting Brake Confirmed In Forza 3 Screen Shot?

This screen cap, reportedly from the yet-unreleased Forza 3 for Xbox 360, is adding credibility to the Porsche Cayman shooting brake rumor. Has Forza got the digital data on a shocking new Porsche offering? » 7/10/09 12:30pm 7/10/09 12:30pm