Monthly Archives: November 2015

Pirelli and the Rarity of 15-Inch Rubber

If you saw this article about Magnus Walker’s recent 964 build … http://www.stanceworks.com/2015/11/magnus-walker-porsche-964/ … you may have noticed this bit toward the end: “To fill the wheel wells, 17×8 and 17×9.5 Fifteen52 Outlaw wheels have been wrapped in Pirelli’s latest … Continue reading

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Fifty-Three Seconds With The Cayman GT4 Clubsport

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Kevin’s Headlight Issue

Friend Kevin — you’ve met him before — is having trouble tracking down an electrical gremlin related to his 951’s headlights.  Here is a video he put together on the matter, followed by the ongoing discussion on Rennlist. http://rennlist.com/forums/944-turbo-and-turbo-s-forum/904215-short-blowing-23-fuse-headlight.html

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Reducing the Redundancy, Phase One

Phase One: Removal of the offending plastic-fantastic redundant rear reflector … Don’t know why I didn’t do this long ago; I’ve pretty much hated it from day one but other priorities just seemed to creep in. Involved unpopping the rear … Continue reading

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Friday: Porsche Porn Time

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Saturday Run

Joining Kevin and C.J., we cover some 109 miles in a back road trip over the mountain pass, lucky to get in a run before nasty Pacific Northwest weather sets in …

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Grant Us This Day Our Daily Porsche, or Whatever

In my daily dog walks and strolls around town, I am not always able to sight and photograph a Porsche.  Sometimes other German cars have to do.  Like this BMW, caught in the rain this morning …

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Ever watch Antiques Roadshow?

I do love Porsches, but among my very favorites of anything at all would be the late 30s Alfa Romeos. Take a look at this rare 1939 Alfa Romeo 6C2500 … Now, read the backstory, involving Leigh and Leslie, the … Continue reading

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Driverless Cars and Moral Dilemmas

Consider the questions raised in this piece: http://qz.com/536738/should-driverless-cars-kill-their-own-passengers-to-save-a-pedestrian/

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