Archive for the ‘Vintage Racing’ Category
Be honest: at some point in your life you’ve definitely thought about going on a road trip somewhere, right?
Whether it’s taking a weekend away to France or a full-blown tour of Route 66, pretty much everybody has at one stage dreamed of hitting the open road with nothing but their wits, their wheels and maybe a handy road atlas.
Still, there’s always a certain few who take things to extremes. Whether it’s climbing to 17,143 feet above sea level in a black cab or getting lost in the desert in an old Citroen, here’s some of the craziest road trip stories of all time … More
The biggest Porsche festival in the world — Rennsport Reunion V — is this weekend. Car enthusiasts from around the world will descend upon Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to watch Porsches of all types and vintages race around the famous California race track, and we can think of no better way to build (warranted) excitement for the event than recording factory driver Patrick Long practicing behind the wheel of a 917K.
The car in question is the 917 recently restored by Porsche Motorsport North America, and it’s a different animal than the 911 RSR Long currently races. With 600+ horsepower, basic aerodynamics, and a throttle “made just zero and full … 917 video and more