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The Porsche 356 Carrera Zagato Rises from the Ashes of History

Somewhere along the line, the Porsche 356 Speedster disappeared from the automotive world. Fortunately, Italian design studio Zagato is bringing it …

Porsche

Vintage Cars Are Meant to Be Driven, Weather Be Damned

Spring is coming. Time for a lengthy road trip in a classic car. That's what The Thaw is all about.<p>It is said that out of the mouths of babes comes truth and wisdom; I'm here to tell you the gospel sounds best coming from the side pipes of a 1966 427 Cobra as it drops into third and hammers past. …

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The six most popular Porsche 911s of all time

When it comes to high value Porsche 911s, rarity is a key factor, whether they are revered Rennsports, factory-built models or limited edition …

Porsche

Opinion: Should we stop obsessing about the Porsche 911’s past?

At the start of the month, to ‘celebrate’ April Fool’s Day, I convinced the rest of the <b>Total 911</b> team that we needed to run a prank on the website. …

Porsche

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1990-1996 Nissan 300ZX Buyer's Guide

Road to Redemption: How the Z Car Got Its Groove Back<p>The man widely regarded as the father of the Z car, Yutaka Katayama—”Mr. K” to his fans—fought to ensure that the 240Z would be a two-seat, fixed-roof sports car, not the convertible grand tourer Nissan‘s management in Japan initially wanted. …

just another day in Scandinavia

When Captain Slow wanted to learn about car control, he caught up with a bloke called Mika Hakkinen. Mika told James that Scandinavians are …

CR Supercars 1968 Ford Mustang Villain: 1968 Returns, New and Much Improved

This restomod fixes the main problem with old cars.<p>There’s nothing wrong with old cars except the fact that they’re old. Bodies rust, suspensions creak, and most engines eventually eat themselves. Ford Mustang specialist Classic Recreations in Yukon, Oklahoma, has a solution—albeit an expensive …

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Test track: what goes on at Weissach?

Weissach is the famed home of Porsche Motorsport but, while it has an enviable history of turning out Le Mans winners, the site just over 11 miles …

Le Mans

Mercedes-Benz 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution II Turns 25 This Year

Original 190 SL Roadster Launched 60 Years Ago<p>This year marks big anniversaries for two Mercedes-Benz models and to celebrate, the automaker mined its archives for some big-time photographic eye candy of both cars. The first model is the 1955 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL roadster and the second is the …

Is this the most fun you can have with 8bhp?

My colleague Oliver Marriage is a gentleman of some distinction. He does his flies up every morning. Takes his hat off indoors. And in the past three …

You Can Buy Ayrton Senna's Final Racing Kart at Auction

Ayrton Senna is perhaps the most legendary driver in Formula 1, and he’s undoubtedly a hero to anyone who follows international motor racing. Come February 5, fans will get to bid on a piece of Senna history that played a crucial part in his career: The very last racing kart he ever competed …

Motor Racing

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Aston Martin DB6 - ex Paul McCartney

Ex-John Lennon Ferrari sells for £360,000

A 1965 Ferrari 330 GT owned by John Lennon sold for £360,000 in part of the highest grossing automobile auction in history.<p>A Ferrari bought by John Lennon the month he passed his driving test sold at <b>Goodwood Festival of Speed</b> yesterday for £359,900.<p>The 1965 330GT 2+2 Coupe was the first car to be …

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10 Weird & Wonderful Cars Of The Soviet Union

Before Russia was known for its questionable approach to gay rights and its utter failure to provide decent living conditions for Olympic athletes, …

Porsche Creates Motor Oil for Classic Air-Cooled Cars

If you own an old Porsche, let us say two things: First, we’re jealous, and second, in order to keep it running right, you should regularly change your oil. But you already knew both of those things. Here’s what you may not know: Porsche thinks whatever oil you’ve been using is junk. Okay, so the …

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Porsche 911 3.2 Carrera Speedster: the finest open-top 911?

13 Jun<p>News<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>Back in the Fifties, Porsche made a simple, purist sports car. It did so by cutting the roof off the contemporary 356, taking …

New Mini Cooper Lego Set Contains Over 1000 Pieces

The MINI Cooper just got a lot mini-er. Lego has announced it’ll be releasing a new 1077-piece Lego set that allows you to build your very own classic Mini Cooper. The model is packed with several detailed elements and functions, including a moving steering wheel, stick shift, and possibly the …

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Volkswagen Kombi Officially Done, Fulfills Last Wishes

The last Volkswagen Kombi rolled off the production line at VW‘s Anchieta factory in Brazil this past December, marking the end of an era for the automaker’s iconic microbus. But after being on the market for than 60 years, the Kombi couldn’t just up and leave. The retro bus had several last wishes …

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Fuchs wheels: A Porsche 911 history

07 Apr<p>News<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>At just 4.5 inches wide, the original Fuchs ‘five-leaf’ alloy wheels were diminutive in size however, since their …

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