First two weeks of having a vintage 944. And I get it. I get the hype about the mythical unicorn that’s farting rainbows of Porsche. Specifically a 944. Here’s why: »
I cannot really find the words to accurately describe how upset this makes me. The fact that some asshole pitched this idea and it was given the ok by a creative team makes me sick. Fuck you Rag & Bone, fuck you so much.
Located in Denver, CO. Nice crew. They didn’t mine me just walking around taking photos... and weeping.
Go to the Porsche show today in Granville. It’s an awesome little town. Stop to get ice cream at Whits and just dream. »
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… »
I don’t really like convertibles...but I kinda really want a Targa GTS. Also, my 2 year old hasn’t quite mastered the word “convertible,” so any time he sees an open top car he says, “Look a convertabertable!” »
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… »
Canepa Cars and Coffee in Scotts Valley was terrific yesterday, with nice folks and a great collection of cars, from an ancient Cadillac to six (six!) Porsche 959s. Amazing. »
Recently, fellow Jalops, I drove my Panamera through white-out conditions in the middle of summer. The blizzard came courtesy of the French Lick Resort, located in French Lick, Indiana, a place so white the maids are white. They also speak an accent-free, Midwestern English, just like people in 1950’s movies. Do you… »
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… »