Porsche 911 buyer’s guide Okay, you made the decision. You need a classic Porsche 911 and you need it right now. Now comes the hard part: Pace yourself. Do not flip through the classifieds, but do look for advice from other Porsche owners, from internet forums...

Now is the winter of our discontent Contrary to what your calendar may tell you, February is the longest month. It drags on and on like the ending of Lord of the Rings and simply refuses to make way for spring. So, to pass time, I thought...

Porsche 911 RSR 3.0, the king The Porsche 911 RSR 3.0 was designed to punch far above its weight in the 1974 GT racing season. And so it did. Becoming probably the best race version of the 911 ever produced. In the racing season of 1974 Porsche...

I am dreaming of a new 911 engine I’m dreaming of a new engine Not like the one I used to know Where the mufflers sputter and children shudder When there’s thunder in the snow I’m dreaming of a new engine With every blogger post I write May your drives be...

Put that ducktail on! The design of the Porsche 911 is from a simpler time, when cars were not designed on the computer and in the wind tunnel by engineering students with pimpled pizza faces and a “GAHARR HARR” nervous laugh should they gaze upon a...

Afternoon at the Museum This Sunday the Formula One circus moved to Circuit Gilles Villeneuve for the 50th running of the Canadian Grand Prix. Normally I would glue my eyelids top and bottom to the TV screen for qualifying, the warm-up studio chit-chat, the actual race...

Original colour codes for your 911 Of course a hot rod 911 does not need to use any of the original paint schemes and colour codes. But if you don't know what you're doing, you're frankly better off not trying to be the Dali of the...

Black Beauty - Porsche 911s from the dark side The black Porsche 911 is a tricky beast. Sure, it a great colour for the car. It's classic, it's stylish and it is a teenie weenie sinister. Which is good. But Hank Moody has ruined the life of...