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Thursday, 18 July 2019

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12 July
Porsche 911 Wet Mode is Ready for Hurricane Season

Our thoughts and prayers are for those in the firing line of Tropical Storm Barry. Because we are located on Tampa Bay, storms are not to be taken lightly. Thankfully we have a massive generator and a fiber optic internet connection: duPont REGISTRY...

Autofluence

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12 July
Porsche Repaved the Nardò Ring to be Faster & Safer

When Fiat needed a new facility for testing their cars, they decided to build a world-class facility in 1975. The Nardo Technical Center’s main feature is a 7.8-mile circle track that’s 4 lanes wide. It is easily seen from space, and it contains a...

Autofluence

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12 July
Now Is Your Chance To Bid On The First Porsche Race Car

The folks over at RM Sotheby's are preparing to sell an incredibly significant piece of Porsche history. Namely, the Porsche Type 64 race car that was the very first car to wear the Porsche name. In the video below, put out by the auction house...

Flatsixes

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11 July
What It’s Like When A 996 Turbo Goes Under the Knife for New Coolant Pipes

Yes, removing the Mezger is that daunting. The one chink in the Mezger's armor is its flimsy coolant pipes. For such a bulletproof motor, it seems strange that Porsche just glued the coolant pipes on. Though press-fitted, these coolant lines are...

Flatsixes

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11 July
Porsche 911 GT3 RS Bottle Cap Challenge

The bottle cap challenge has taken the internet by storm, for some reason. If you’re unsure as to what this challenge is, it started with roundhouse kicking a bottle cap off of a bottle. Sounds simple, but in reality, it’s pretty tough. Now that...

Autofluence

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11 July
The New 992-Generation Porsche 911 Turbo Could Top 600 HP

The new 992 version of the Porsche 911 Turbo is coming later this year and could have more than 600 horsepower.

Car and Driver


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11 July
This Is What An F1-Powered 1986 Porsche 930 Sounds Like

Understated but sporting a very special. The elusive TAG V6-powered 930 has become stuff of legend—more myth than reality. Hearsay about a small batch of these development mules have circled around the internet, with only a few grainy photos as...

Flatsixes

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10 July
Porsche Cayenne V6 Receives TECHART Upgrades

Luxury SUV sales are dominating the market, and Porsche announced yesterday that the Cayenne is still their best-selling model. But not everyone wants the brutal power of the V8. That’s why the Porsche Cayenne V6 has received TECHART upgrades....

Autofluence

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10 July
BMW & Porsche Beat Expectations With 6 Months of Positive Growth

Life is too short to drive boring cars. That is evident in the U.S. because Ford and Chevrolet have discontinued almost everything that isn’t an SUV. It is a different story in Germany. The market for quality & performance has never been hotter, as...

Autofluence

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09 July
Enjoy: Canepa Puts Coke-Liveried IMSA 962 up for Sale

Though not quite shaped like a Coca-Cola bottle, this 962 has the right curvature and color to get anyone's attention. Devotees of IMSA GTP: get your checkbooks open. Bruce Canepa has recently announced the sale of a classic 962—one which helped...

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09 July
Here’s Everything Porsche Changed About The New 911 RSR

Porsche introduced the world to the mid-engine 911 back in 2017, and it has blown the world away with Porsche's sports car efforts since. It won Le Mans in 2018, it's netted more than a couple championships both in the IMSA series here in North...

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