It’s one of the most astonishing racing cars ever made, one of the weirdest, era defining monsters. The brainchild of Porsche engineers Norbert Singer and Hans Metzger, the Porsche 935/78 was at the height of performance. Made specifically to conquer Le Mans, it raced with authority, truly going laps around its competition. Hear all about its history and construction, along with its reunion with Jochen Mass as it wowed during the Group 5 Demo at the 76th Members’ Meeting. – Goodwood Road & Racing
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Porsche recently unveiled the eighth generation of its iconic 911 sports car. With a familiar albeit more muscular look, the new 992 Carrera has a more powerful twin-turbocharged flat-six engine than its predecessor, a longer wheelbase and wider nose, a new PDK gearbox, and even more groundbreaking tech.
It’s not just the looks that are similar to previous generations, though — you really do need to be a 911 geek to spot the exterior changes. The basic layout of … More