Find Out Porsche’s Sublime Cayman GT4

It chewed up and spat out Ferrari 488 GTB, but still we reckoned the Porsche Cayman GT4 lacked bite. The setting was a dimly lit hotel bar in the far north of Scotland, and as the eight judges cast their votes after a solid week of back-to-back testing in the Highlands, it soon became clear … [Read more…]

Porsche 911 Carrera GTS

THESE BEING THE PAGES OF EVO, it’s inevitable that some flavour of Porsche 911 features in a “used alternatives’ piece. We just can’t help ourselves, can we? Truth be told, good used 911s are often the pinto burst many a hopeful new coupe’s bubble, for they are always perceived to be at least a league … [Read more…]

A Careful Analysis of 2017 Porsche Panamera 4S Diesel

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Four-seat grand tourer bids to redefine performance in the luxury class Model tested: 4S Diesel Price: £91,778 Power: 416bhp Torque: 627lb ft 0-60mph: 4.1sec 30-70mph in fourth: 4.9sec Fuel economy: 31.6mpg C02 emissions: 176g/km By 2009 Porsche had well established the idea of its badge appearing on the prow of a five-door model. Seven years … [Read more…]

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS

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Do the new GTS derivatives hit the sweet spot in the 911 range? To find out, we drive both four and two-wheel-drive versions They know how to do it, don’t they? There’s a reason the greatest sports car of all time is also one of the most successful sports cars of all time. Beyond the … [Read more…]

Porsche Is Ready To Show The GTS Range For The 911

For those who find the base Porsche 911 Carrera too tepid while the GT3 variant too extreme or impractical, the German sports car maker bridges this gap with the GTS model range, where within this specific line-up customers can opt for varying levels of performance, depending on the model they choose. The 911 GTS range … [Read more…]

A Mid-engined Porsche 911 For Racing?

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The decision to shift the 4.0-litre six-cylinder motor of the new Porsche 911RSR racing car to a mid-engined configuration does not spell the beginning of the end for iconic rear-engined 911s, according to Porsche’s motorsportboss, Frank Walliser.

Doppelgänger – Porsche 911R & Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

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The twins that define perfection… …for very different reasons Human beings have a habit of wistfully wishing for a future that contains more of the past, and more often than not these retrospective yearnings are badly misplaced. Anyone denouncing the 2016 Formula One season as tripe would do well to watch some mid-Eighties turbo-era races … [Read more…]