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Old 11-14-2007, 10:44 PM   #1
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Angry Sad But True, It's Winterized

Hi all,
Took advantage last week-end to put the 944 turbo under cover for the winter. It's sadly NOT mine but from one of my friends.
I don't understand why he bought this 'cause he seems a bit impressed and affraid to really DRIVE it, now since that's what they're build for, I could not resist to go for a last drive on the country roads giving that little monster a last kick before the next spring comes around.
It's even more amazing how good I look next to the Porsche (LOL LOL LOL) although I wouldn't trade my reddy, which you see in the background, for anything less than an SVT.

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Old 11-14-2007, 11:09 PM   #2
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Old 11-14-2007, 11:22 PM   #3
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My karate instructor just sold a 922 S2 turbo to pick up a 2000 Boxster. He was a fan of the 944, it looked awesome for its age, apparently he flogged the crap out of it too. Neat cars those.
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Old 11-14-2007, 11:34 PM   #4
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I had a Euro spec (ie: grey market) Porsche 928 S (5-speed manual with 310hp) back in '92 and I *wished* I could drive it more when I owned it!

Unfortunately, after spending $6,000 in less than 6 months on maintenence and overhauls, the only sense I could make of the whole thing was to sell it!!

It was in the shop more days than it wasn't...
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Old 11-15-2007, 06:44 AM   #5
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well my friends dad used to have a porche.. hardly drove it... well he sold it last year and ended up buying a chrysler crossfire?!?!
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That's what I'm afraid of if I start a true project car...the fact that it's going to sit all winter long. At least now, I get to enjoy my car year round.
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i had a friend that had a porche and he drove the shit out of that car. it was awsome.
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The 1989 944 Cabriolet is to die for, seen 944 but never in my area is there the convertible version. 914 are addicting to have as well, although I have never owned a porsche; Rare, Unique, and endless pleasure.
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When I lived in Belgium I drove a 911 3L Turbo. That's the one that was wrecked in a terrible accident on the german autobahn and took 3 years of my life. I bought an other one and kept it pampered untill 2005 when I sold it. A car freak (really) made me an offer I couldn't refuse so I sold it. Now I drive the ZX5 and love it, I would just love it even more if I could get my hands on an SVT. Working on it, but the importation laws and regulations are a PITA so we'll see about getting one.
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had a 914, but had to work on it way too much but drove the hell out of it
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