Tag "Porsche"

Porsche 911 R prices to skyrocket

How much would you be willing to pay for the ultimate 911? Well, if it’s more than the average Sydney home, you’re in luck. Demand for Porsche’s new 911 R is so high British finance experts Magnitude Finance predict the

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Max Verstappen buys Porsche 911 GT3 RS

What was your first car? For most of us it was probably something cheap, a little run-down but fantastic all the same (eg my 1984 Nissan Bluebird wagon). Things are a little different when you’re one of the best drivers

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2016 Porsche 718 Cayman

It’s as much a personality as an engine transplant for Porsche’s new 718 Cayman. The styling is basically all new (not kidding) and the suspension’s been rejigged but the big news is centimetres from your spine. As you would’ve read,

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Porsche 908/04 Vision GT Concept revealed

A return of the long tail has been a long time coming but the Porsche 908/04 Vision GT reimagines the 1969 908 LH for a modern, digital world – literally, because this is an unofficial project for the realms of

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Porsche opens new V8 engine plant

Porsche has opened the doors on a state-of-the-art engine plant in Zuffenhausen, responsible for production of its all-new twin-turbo V8. Constructed over the last two years at a cost of 80 million euros, the planet employs 400 people and produces

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Opinion: the Porsche 911 is like AC/DC

I struggled with the news back in the mid-’90s that the Porsche 911 was going to ditch its defining engine design element (well, one of them anyway) to become liquid-cooled. I struggled some more a few years later when news broke that

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2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo sets 'Ring record

Say what you will about Porsche making large saloons. It’s okay, we’ll wait. Oh, you’re done? Good, because the new-generation Porsche Panamera S just tore its Nurbringring time a new one. Why? Well, bragging rights as the fastest four-door around

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2017 Porsche Panamera revealed

Porsche has whipped the covers off its all-new Panamera. And it really is all-new, as while the styling is evolutionary in true Porsche tradition there’s a brand new platform, three new engines and a high-tech new interior, all of which

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2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder

I hate spiders. Always have. Big or small, deadly or harmless, doesn’t matter, I wish every one of these eight-legged freaks would disappear off the face of the planet. Spyders, however, are a different matter, particularly when there’s a Porsche

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BMW M2 vs Porsche Boxster S vs Ford Focus RS

This trio does not exactly look like the makings of your classic three-car comparison. Maybe it’s better to look at this as a get-to-know-you session with three of the hottest new hard-charging performance cars. The good news is we’re not

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