Category Archives: Classic

Shadows and stripes

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June 2, 2017 · 3:45 pm

Bri-lli-ant !

From Luftgekühlt IV…

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Damn !

I had this radical new idea for a car, and then found out that someone got a patent for it, already…

 

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A shot of motivation…

Nothing like seeing old G-modell 911’s screaming on a road to force me to finally remove the engine from my own car and start on the rebuild road…

 

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Cayenne ??? We don’t need no stinking SUV !

Check the video below from the Rallye Transsiberia 2007, especially after the 2:49 mark, when an aircooled 911 becomes watercooled for a brief moment…

And again (after 1:32) ! in the process humiliating a Mercedes ML…

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Having fun at 1:4 scale…

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Kussmaul Chronicles.

Introduction video for what seems to be truly a MUST-HAVE book, the “Kussmaul Chronicles”. Obviously, it chronicles the life and exploits of R. Kussmaul, who stayed for more than 30 years at Porsche’s motorsport department.

As you’ll see he was involved in all of Porsche’s racing achievements during that period. What a life !

The book can be bought here, and I’m off to order mine. Ciao !

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