May The Glory Of This Yellow Porsche 914-6's Donuts Wash Over Your Soul With Joy

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Is there anything nicer than a sweet older gentleman who still has his Porsche 914-6 after 45 years? Well, if that man is Pikes Peak legend, filmmaker and Porsche nut Jeff Zwart, you can bet there’s some burnouts and donuts involved—and we’re not talking about a run out to Krispy Kreme, either.

It’s a car Zwart’s had since his dad forced him to invest half his high-school earnings in the stock market. Those stocks didn’t make enough to get Zwart a 911 when he was finally allowed to spend the cash after high school, but it could get him a 914-6.


The 914-6 doesn’t share engines with my humble Volkswagen 411 like a regular 914. These came with a real, honest-to-goodness Porsche flat six. He’s souped it up over the years, rallied it and hillclimbed it.

There’s a lesson here: don’t let your hard work go to waste. Drive the tires off it, and work harder to buy more tires. Duh.

Moderator, OppositeLock. Former Staff Writer, Jalopnik. 1984 "Porschelump" 944 race car, 1971 Volkswagen 411 race car, 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS.

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The lesson to be learned here is the answer is always, always yellow.