Video: Up Close And Personal With A Porsche 911 Carrera S (997)

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Corvette Z06

Porsche 911 Carrera S (997)

The Porsche 911 Carrera S (997) was quite a performance car in its day. With as much as 385 horsepower in the later cars it packed plenty of power.

Available in Cabriolet, Targa or Coupe versions you can be all business or have the option to enjoy the fresh air while driving. Plus with early 997s getting much cheaper, they are a great option for an affordable newer 911.… Read more

Is The Fiat 500e Sexy?

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Fiat 500e

Fiat 500e

So, I took my Dodge Challenger in to get a routine oil change only to find out my water pump needed to be replacing. I don’t know the reason but I am so thankful for warranties.

I had no other transportation so the dealership (yes, I took my car to the dealership for the oil change as they are free for the first year) let me borrow a Fiat 500e.… Read more

The Porsche 911 Turbo Turns 40

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Porsche 911 Turbo

Porsche 911 Turbo

The Porsche 911 Turbo has been around for 40 years now. The turbocharged rear engined sports car is the performance variant of the 911 that truly made the world take notice.

Early cars had plenty of turbo lag, but Porsche has since made the power very smooth with their twin turbo system. Performance has taken a quantum leap from the early days of the 911 Turbo.… Read more

Video: The Corvette Z06 On The Track

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Corvette Z06

Corvette Z06

The Corvette Z06 is quite a car. It has plenty of power and can handle like a car that costs much more. It really is the best performance car value for the money.

Starting at about $80,000 you get a 650 horsepower beast that can pass just about anything on the road. It is a great driver’s car and is a quantum leap from the C6 corvette.… Read more

Video: A Porsche 911 GT2 (997) On The Track

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Porsche 911 GT2 (997)

Porsche 911 GT2 (997)

The Porsche 911 GT2 (997) is a very fast car. The twin turbo rear engined sports car can keep up with just about anything on the road or track (and just wait until the 991 GT2 makes its appearance).

While these are great cars on the road, the track is where you can really stretch their legs.… Read more

You Choose: Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Or Shelby Mustang GT350

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Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Ford Shelby Mustang GT350

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Ford Shelby Mustang GT350

Both the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Ford Shelby Mustang GT350 are fast powerful American muscle cars. They both offer earth moving power from large V8 engines.

The Hellcat is the more powerful of the two with 707 horsepower from a supercharged V8. The GT350 offers over 500 horsepower (the exact figure has not yet been released) from a naturally aspirated V8.… Read more

Video: Performance Cars Up Close And Personal

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Porsche 911 Carrera S (997)

Performance Cars Up Close and Personal Including the Porsche 911 Carrera S (997)

You may have seen a few of our Up Close and Personal videos. So far we have shared our Porsche 918 Spyder and Nissan GT-R videos.

To let everyone have an idea of some of the coming episodes we have put together this teaser trailer. It includes footage of a Porsche 911 Carrera S, Dodge SRT Viper, Dodge Challenger R/T and more.… Read more

Video: Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Driven

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Porsche 911 Carrera GTS

Porsche 911 Carrera GTS

The Porsche 911 Carrera GTS is a car that fits a gap. It fits in between a Carrera S and GT3. It really is a car for someone that wants more than an S, but wants a more friendly daily driver than a GT3.

But does the GTS fill the void and is the 911 Carrera GTS a huge leap from a Carrera S?… Read more

Patrick Dempsey To Race A Porsche In WEC

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Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey has become a pretty good race car driver. The past few years he has been competing in endurance racing driving in a Porsche and two now seem to go together perfectly.

For 2015 Mr. Dempsey will compete in the World Endurance Championship (WEC). He’ll be competing in a Porsche 911 RSR. This past season he raced in United Sportscar Racing as well as in the 24 hours of Le Mans.… Read more

2016 Volkswagen Golf R Variant

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2016 Volkswagen Golf R Variant

2016 Volkswagen Golf R Variant

The Volkswagen Golf GTI created the hot hatch category. Now VW is trying to redefine the wagon category with the Volkswagen Golf R Variant. The new Golf made its debut at the LA Auto Show and caught everyone by surprise.

The car has as much cargo space as an SUV, but it is fast enough to keep up with many sports cars.… Read more