GQ Porsche 911 3.2 Carrera Cabriolet at 300,000kms

July 19, 2014

Had a great email from Nicolas in Paris, France, with details of his 911 Carrera 3.2 Cabriolet. A 1987 example with the sought-after G50 transmission, it’s just passed 300,000 kilometres. What I like about this picture is that Nicolas has done the maths and planned how best to celebrate his car’s anniversary. Zero the trip […]

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Dempsey McDreamy in German Porsche Supercup

July 18, 2014

Normally, nothing clears my living room like the sound of Formula 1 engines from the Sky Sports F1 channel. Yet I watched Sky’s F1 show tonight with wife and oldest daughter in attendance. Why? Because Patrick Dempsey Porsche Supercup. This weekend is the German Grand Prix, and Dempsey has a seat in Porsche Supercup. I […]

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Silverstone Classic Porsche 911 Preparations

July 17, 2014

The annual Silverstone Classic is next weekend – July 25 to 27 – and of course we will be there to follow the Porsches coming from our friends at Tuthill Porsche, and the mighty EB Motorsport. This RSR replica has spent the last few weeks at Tuthills being prepared for the Silverstone weekend. Built elsewhere, […]

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Porsche Boxster Water Leaks/Hood Box Flooding

July 17, 2014

One big problem with the Porsche Boxster is caused by its defining feature: that convertible roof.  The soft top needs regular maintenance, just like the rest of the car. Even in the UK’s water-dominated climate, a Boxster’s convertible roof sees regular use and is exposed to plenty of stress. Controlled by a series of cables, […]

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Do You have a Flag? Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive GB

July 15, 2014

If you thought special edition 911s were reserved for run-out models, think again. Porsche Cars GB has just unveiled a unique-to-the-UK limited edition of 40 991 Turbo S models, priced from £150,237. Forty for sale marks the 911 Turbo’s 40th anniversary. The ‘from’ in the price sounds a bit ominous. Based on the 991 Turbo […]

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