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Porsche vs. Tim Hortons: The Definitive Comparo No One Asked For

Those of you who’ve been around this blog for quite some time know that I love donuts: both the tire smoke variety as well as the pastry. Look at this irresistable little pink-frosted donut from the 6 Hours of Nürburgring. Look, and weep. So, who does them better: Tim Hortons or Porsche?… » 8/29/15 8:41am Yesterday 8:41am

Porsche Junior Is My New Favorite Nürburgring Nordschleife Conquerer

What, you thought I was talking about a Porsche Junior driver? No, no. I love Carrera Cup as much as the next 911 fanatic, but think older. I don’t know if it’s the jet lag or what, but there’s nothing funnier in the world right now than Walter Röhrl setting a Nordschleife lap with the Porsche Junior tractor.
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'The Most Offensive Thing We Can Do:' How A Junkyard Race Car Is Born

In case you’ve never witnessed The 24 Hours Of LeMons, it’s not a typo. It’s a day-long endurance race between crazy people driving jalopies fresh out of a junkyard. And for some, it’s also about angering purists. Like these guys who put a turbo diesel engine in a Porsche 911. » 8/12/15 3:46pm 8/12/15 3:46pm

This 1970 911E "Hot Rod" Could Be Your Budget Singer Porsche

I have this fantasy where I get some type of massive windfall and purchase one of my dream cars, a Singer 911. At over $300,000 those masterpieces are out of reach for most buyers. However, this modified 1970 911E from with a current bid of $25,000 will give you the look (sort of) for less. » 8/12/15 3:30pm 8/12/15 3:30pm

Is This Bizarro World Rotary Powered Porsche 968 Awesome Or Terrible?

The Porsche 968 was the swan song for Porsche’s attempt at replacing the 911 with a font engined 2+2, and arguably the best looking of the 924/944/928/968 group. The elegant design is attributed to Dutch born Harm Lagaay who also designed the BMW Z1, Ford Scorpion/Sierra, Porsche 924, Boxster, Cayenne, 996, & Carrera… » 7/25/15 9:22am 7/25/15 9:22am

A Look Into Porsche's 918 Production Facility

For those of you who think the craftsmanship, passion, and meticulous attention to detail is absent from modern automotive manufacturing, watch this video and re-assess. The Porsche 918 is by no means average, but this quick look into the 918 production line is an example of how Porsche has brought true craftsmanship… » 7/15/15 6:25pm 7/15/15 6:25pm

This Hand-Built Flat-12 Porsche 917 Awaits Your Offer

Here are the three most important facts you need to know about this hand-built, Subaru-powered Porsche 917 tribute : 1. It isn’t a Laser. 2. It isn’t complete. 3. It has “two Subaru Tribeca engines bolted together to make a 12 cylinder boxer.” The project lit up the internet when it first listed on eBay last August » 7/12/15 8:33am 7/12/15 8:33am