Posted on 01. May, 2013 by BajaBusta.
Don’t be tempted to dismiss the ’95 Porsche 911 as just another version of the familiar sports car. It would be far too easy – and also dead wrong – to label the car as a basic re-skin, tagged onto an illustrious 31-year history of supreme performance and exquisite styling. This 1995 911 was completely [...]
Posted on 16. Apr, 2013 by BajaBusta.
The Speedster continues for those who lust after the ultimate in Porsche Style. While the biggest news for Porsche in 1994 was the high performance Porsche the company had ever offed in the US market. The 911 Turbo 3.6. Also new on the agenda was the Carrera 4 and Speedster. Speedster [...]
Posted on 03. Mar, 2013 by BajaBusta.
Porsche announced its 911 line-up early for the 1994 model, trying to gain some extra mileage before the completely new 993 showed up. The biggest news was the highest performance Porsche the company had ever offered received the larger displacement engine, up fom the 3.3 liter engine of before. This pumped horsepower up to 355, [...]
Posted on 08. Feb, 2013 by BajaBusta.
Although marked by continued perseverance with the ancient 911 concept, the launch of the Porsche 928 in 1977 blew away any doubts about the company’s capabilities in innovation and whole-car development. A V8 engined grand touring sports coupe, the 928 was a huge leap into the future of the motorcar, from the aerodynamic styling to [...]
Posted on 31. Oct, 2012 by BajaBusta.
Porsche’s coupes were almost unique in having their engines behind the rear axle, not ahead of it as in the med engined cars. At the time, besides Frances Alpine, the only high performance car to keep its engine in the tail was the evergreen flat six engined Porsche 911, born in 1964 and seeming to [...]
Posted on 26. Aug, 2012 by BajaBusta.
Six performance cars battle it out. From two rotors, to eight pistons. Two seats to four. RWD vs AWD. USA vs the world. You name it this competition has it all! See how these cars rank,when Toyota’s new for 94 Supra takes on the the RX7, Stealth R/T, 300ZX Turbo, Porche’s 968 [...]
Posted on 23. Aug, 2012 by BajaBusta.
Like usual, we believed that the 911 would have experienced important, even radical, changes and once again the factory contented itself with a repeat of the last 30 years, subtle variations on a unique and familiar theme. The Carrera 2 is available in coupe and convertible, while the body of the 4 [...]
Posted on 20. Aug, 2012 by BajaBusta.
Background: This high performance GT dates from March 1977. Its capacity was increased form 4.7 liters to 5 liters with the addition of four valves per cylinder in 1985. Porsche can be proud of having created one of the most efficient and seductive series production cars in the world. While some are not excited by [...]