Turbo Fever – Magnus Walker and his 1976 Porsche Turbo Carrera

Do you suffer from turbo fever? Based on this short film featuring Magnus Walker and one of his many air-cooled 911's it would seem the best cure for turbo fever is a blast through the canyons of California. Do you suffer from the same malady? What is your preferred treatment? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3mBl5se4lg … [Read more...]

Porsche 959 prototype sells for $440k at Barrett-Jackson

The Prototype Porsche 959 for $400k, $440k with buyer's premium. As a prototype it is not eligible for registration, so that means it's a track/display car or perhaps a road vehicle in a country with more relaxed registration laws. We took some pictures of it at the auction earlier this week. Check out the gallery below. … [Read more...]

Santa’s custom car workshop

If Santa has an automotive workshop, he probably has a collection of custom cars something like the one seen here... A Ford RS200, capable of 0-60 mph in under 4 seconds in Group B Rally trim, this is an EVO edition with >500 BHP and 0-60 mph in 2-point-something), Ferrari 512S (3.0L 5.0L V12, 560 BHP), a custom Ultima GTR (heavily modified, … [Read more...]

Aston Martin chooses 2012 Salon Privé to display exclusive models

The seventh Salon Privé is underway in London and attendees are being treated to a collection of prestigious supercars and other notable vehicles. It’s a popular event for high-end British manufacturers and Aston Martin has chose then event to showcase an exclusive V12 Zagato, the One-77, a new Vanquish super GT, and the four-door Rapide. Also … [Read more...]