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Magnus Walker built this Porsche 911 in 6 weeks on the cheap

And it's damned near perfect.<p>Say what you will about Magnus Walker's personal style, but his flair for building eye-catching custom early Porsche 911s is legendary. And his latest project, an outlaw-style 1978 911 SCHR built from a former track car, serves as a teaching point for anyone interested …

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7 Floating Destinations That Are SO Much Better Than A Cruise

<b>Lindsey DeSimone for Architectural Digest.</b><p>From Thailand to Canada, these floating structures feature the kind of innovative design and masterful engineering that you have to see to believe.<p><i>(photo: Piyatat Hemmatat, courtesy of Búro Ole Scheeren)</i><p>Devised by 2014 AD Innovator Ole Scheeren, the …

Chilvary could indicate hidden sexism, study finds

Men who demonstrate 'well intentioned' sexism are said to see women as warm and pure yet helpless and incompetent<p>Men who open doors for women are as guilty of sexism as those who are rude to them, according to a new study.<p>Psychologists found that a friendly or chivalrous attitude can mask …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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51 natural wonders so amazing it’s hard to believe they exist

The world’s an incredible place, but sometimes I’ll find myself somewhere and actually have to take a second and ask, “Really? This is exists?”<p>This …

Could The Obscenely Powerful Koenigsegg One:1 Be The World's Fastest Production Car?

Electric cars and autonomous driving might grab headlines, but 2014 is shaping up to be the year of the supercar—or, as obscure Swedish automaker Koenigsegg calls it, the “mega car.”<p>That’s how it refers to the new Koenigsegg One:1, debuting at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.<p>Previous Koenigseggs, such …

3.2L-Swapped: Porsche 914 6-Cylinder Conversion

This Porsche 914 has been built into an impressive 914/6 GT clone by the marque specialists at Fordahl Motorsports. The seller claims over $70k in …

5 things you need to know about the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Your road-legal C7.R is ready.<p>Forget the ZR1. When GM's engineers put the first 2015 Z06 mule on the Milford RoadCourse, the car promptly set a new lap record. More insane? It did it using engine and suspension calibrations that were nothing but good guesses by engineers. Tadge Juechter, chief …

Space Race: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Visits Historic NASA Sites on Epic Drives

Go ahead and do a quick Google Image search for “astronaut car.” You just found a whole bunch of Corvette images, didn’t you? There’s a pretty good reason for that — during the ’60s, the Chevrolet Corvette was the car of choice for America’s astronauts. Alan Shepard, Virgil “Gus” Grissom, and Walt …

Articles about 8 great modern garages on Dwell.com - Dwell

Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>It could have been a Sheetrock box, but as the house’s most …

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1978 Porsche 930 Turbo

Nineteen ways better than a 911.<p>Following its domination of the Can-Am racing series in 1972 and ’73, Porsche decided to share its turbocharging technology with devout customers. A year after its 1974 Paris auto-show debut, the first Turbo arrived here as a 1976 model. At a time when the most …

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