2014 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S: Ms. Stuttgart Has Arrived [Video and Photos]
May03

2014 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S: Ms. Stuttgart Has Arrived [Video and Photos]

The 40th anniversary Porsche 911 Turbo, aka Ms. Stuttgart 2014, has arrived, and judging by those rear fenders, she has some junk in the trunk… a 3.8 liter, twin-turbo flat-six to be precise.  She may look a lot like the past several Ms. Stuttgarts, but don’t be fooled the 2014 911 Turbo and Turbo S bring a lot to the table. Let start with that 3.8 liter flat-six, shall we.  In the… ahem… standard 911 Turbo,...

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Porsche 991 911 Turbo: What We Know So Far [Video]

We’re coming close to the release of Porsche’s newest Turbo ever, the 991 911 Turbo.  So, it’s probably a good time to go over what we know. First off, it’s powerful.  520 horse, 479 pound-feet for the Turbo and 560 horse, 516 pound-feet for the Turbo S powerful.  Both engines get 17.4 psi of turbo boost as well as an overboost function that will kick in another 37 pound-feet of torque for up to 10 seconds....

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Porsche 911 GT1: The Standard by which All Porsche Are Measured
Apr30

Porsche 911 GT1: The Standard by which All Porsche Are Measured

Porsche 911 GT1 Straßenversion 2013 is the 50th Anniversary of the Porsche 911, one of the most prolific and successful sports cars ever.  The 911 has evolved and improved with each generation through Porsche’s steadfast dedication to technological advancement and innovation.  Like most sports cars, much of that innovation stems from the developments of the brand’s racing program.   1951 Porsche 356 Light Metal Coupé...

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Why All the Hyper-SUVs?

Don’t get me wrong, when it comes to cars, I’m all about performance.  Not just speed, but proper performance for the type of car.  I want my trucks to haul and tow.  I want my SUVs to plow through the snow.  I want my super cars to corner, accelerate, brake.  A car needs a proper balance of traits to suit its tasks, especially a daily driver.  A strait line quarter-mile muscle car or an all-out bad-ass off-roader are a...

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