Posts Tagged ‘Porsche’

Battle Scarred Porsche Racing Car

September 17, 2011 Leave a comment

Porsche flaunts its racing heritage by displaying a battle scarred racing car at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. It looks like it just came straight from the race. I think it is beautiful.

source: Engadget

Instructor Fatality During HPDE

March 11, 2010 1 comment

My condolences to Tom Norby’s family and friends. I have a lot of respect for any instructor that rides in a car on a race track with someone else at the wheel. It is their instruction and passion that gets more people into this sport.

If anyone has the accident report on what actually happened, please leave a comment.

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Slow Motion Berm

March 11, 2010 Leave a comment

Found this cool slow motion capture of a Porsche race car hitting the berm on a turn. A Vision Research Phantom camera shot it at 500 frames per second.

Click here to watch!

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Dear Santa…

March 1, 2010 1 comment

What a nice track car this would make!

Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid concept gets 78 mpg, hits 62 mph in 3.2 seconds

Update! 7/12/10

Porsche says it could price the 918 Spyder hybrid, shown as a concept car, at $630,000.

Source: USA Today