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Porsche Re-releases a 993 Turbo S

It was only a question of time till Porsche would join the league of Jaguar and Aston Martin and re-release a classic car. It eventually took place and their choice was the 993 Turbo S. The car was built around a surviving body shell using offic[...]

Sharing the passion

People own classic cars for various reasons. To collect, to maintain, to drive and enjoy and some for monetary reasons (speculation). I personally enjoy the driving before any of the other reasons. Moving to a new habitat is about relocation a[...]

Porsche 924

Mercedes von Karmann, BMW aus Steyr, Opel aus Mailand, Porsche aus Finnland, eine praktisch identische Rohkarosserie bei einem VW und einem Porsche-Geländewagen? All das war nie und ist auch heute kein Problem, sondern absolut gängige Praxis in [...]

Orange 911S from 1975, Hold Me Back

Guys, I have signed-up to the mailing list of the Dutch import company classicmaster.nl who have some focus on 911's. I cannot say much about the quality and skill of this company, but their recent newsletter chills me to the bone. Please hold m[...]

Grand Retro presents: Barn-find GTV, Part 2

Fensterheber im 911 G-Modell, jetzt wirklich

Nachdem mir auf meiner Fensterheber-Odyssee ein kaputter Fensterheberschalter, ein kaputter Türdruckschalter, noch ein kaputter Fensterheberschalter, ein kaputter Fensterhebermotor und ein Kabelbruch begegnet waren (siehe verbundene Artikel), ka[...]

Raspberry Gin Tonic

The tall guy with the practical hair cut (@gintonic) keeps on telling me that there is this little early-nineties runabout that he just can’t get enough of. I had almost forgotten about this car though of course, the petrolhead that I am since t[...]

Todays ride…or a special car someone let you drive in the past ?

How about a pic of a car you like(d) very much - or a special car your friend/neigbour/relative let you drive in the past and you think about it from time to time... Maybe not worth to open a thread but still...here is the space for it. Its not [...]

Cuban Time capsule (vol.2)

Finally, found my cuban car pics from 2015, taken in Varadero, Cardenas, Havanna and Cajo Largo. Phew...403 pics from my two month stay ....have to make a selection or lets say...there would be material for a Volume 3 and 4 😉😎 cheers - blue [...]

Lion Fur

I just love the lion fur & tartan interior of my 911, the colour officially labeled “cork”. I hope I can encourage @rob to comment on the tartan and tell the story about Lapide and the two Porsche ladies who looked after upholstery ...