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Category Archives: Porsche

1969-1975 Porsche 914: The People’s Porsh


The story of Porsche’s entry-level 914 reads much like a prime time drama in many ways.  Porsche had a long-standing agreement with Volkswagen to co-develop cars. As the 60’s was coming to … Continue reading

February 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

1965 – 1969 Porsche 912: A 911 By Any Other Name


When the ground breaking Porsche 911 made its debut  in 1964 as a replacement for the aging but popular 356, it established Porsche as a world leader in advance performance … Continue reading

December 22, 2010 · 1 Comment

1985-1990 Porsche 944 Turbo: A Orphaned Design Grows Up


At well over $30k, a loaded 944 Turbo was big investment, especially since the wide body style finders, large glass hatch and wrap around spoiler were being copied by everyone from Mazda (RX7) to Mitsubishi (Starion TSi) at half the cost.

November 8, 2010 · 1 Comment

1987 – 1989 Porsche 911 Clubsport


Porsche customers had grown accustomed to their 911s as being comfortable and fast and were not quick to snap up to the stripped down Clubsport that was simply just fast.

July 12, 2010 · Leave a comment

1992-1995 Porsche 968


  The 968 can trace it’s roots to humble beginnings as a sports car concept forVolkswagen. Proposed  by Audi in the seventies, the concept was rejected by Volkswagen and became the … Continue reading

January 30, 2010 · 1 Comment