Many of us are auto racing junkies, and we are deprived at this trying time. Worldwide, racing is canceled. What are we to do?
Child’s Play and the Porsche: Helping the oldest granddaughter rescue her own 924S
Jalopnik published an article today entitled “Americans Bought More EV’s Than Manual Transmission Cars in 2019.” According to the article, 1.6% of 2019 new car sales were electric vehicles. Contrast … Continue Reading EV’s vs. Manual Transmissions
Does Driving Faster Get You There Quicker? The short answer…no.
Over the past few years, one fact has surfaced that is troubling – if a 944 gets rear-ended, the car will probably be totaled by the insurance company.
We all know that the 944 series is a great track day car, whether set up as ONLY a track day car or used during the week as a daily driver.
“Porsche owners are the most brand-loyal owners in the world.” This comment was backed up with stories and quips that focused on the concept that Porsche People become Porsche People early in life, before ever acquiring a Porsche, and they stay with the brand for life.
944Fest at Nelson Ledges in Ohio – We are bringing a 944S with a 3.0 Liter transplant and our own 924S – Sparky – to Ohio.
Here is a new 10-minute video from VINwiki on the 944. Enjoy!
Here at 924S944.com we have been attending various events and shows for many years. I find it amazing – and quite gratifying – that the 924-944-924S models are quickly gaining acceptance back into the Porsche fold.
The oldest grandchild is now approaching fourteen years old. Dad and Grandad have offered her the ragged 924S automatic as her first car.
The world is full of idiots behind the wheel, and its getting worse. If incompetence isn’t enough, now we have “distracted driving.”
In the world of training we talk about three things – Skill, Knowledge and Ability. SKA as it’s known. To master anything, we need all three. You may have the knowledge, your skills may be good, but without seat time, ability may suffer.
Calling all 924, 924S, 944 and 968’s for ZoneFest 2019, sponsored by the Florida Citrus Region Porsche Club of America! There are only about twenty slots left, so you need … Continue Reading PCA Zonefest, May 24-26, Mt. Dora
Pop-up headlights will be gone in favor of headlight pods sculpted into the front fenders. Other familiar styling cues remain, with 85% of the body is retained from the 83-91 model 944.
I came across this inspiration for this information from our friends at Werk924 in Guteborn, Germany. Their website is, as you would imagine, in German, but Google Chrome does a … Continue Reading The 924S 2.7 (That we never got…)