When an electrical fire triggered a Porsche 911 Turbo to be swallowed up in flames, things heated up at the New York Car Show on Thursday. Video of the event was published to Instagram by expert photographer Vlad Shurigin. A car event spokesperson informed Fox News that the fire was put out in “literally seconds”.
Well known car designers TechArt has recently introduced their new tuning program based on the Porsche 911 Turbo. Set to be showcased at the Geneva Motor Show in March, the car has been fitted with a carbon composite body kit that includes an active front spoiler, aerodynamic side skirts and a fixed rear wing. The
Recently a prototype of what appears to be the 2015 Porsche 911 Turbo facelift or the GTS has been caught on camera undergoing testing in Spain. Porsche had introduced the 911 Turbo / Turbo S in May last year and so it is rather strange that a facelift is coming out so soon sounds and
TechArt has recently prepared an upgrade program based on the latest Porsche 911 Turbo for the Essen Motor Show. The exterior tweaks of the package include redesigned front and rear spoilers, as well as a rear diffuser and a roof-mounted spoiler. All of the new body parts are made from lightweight fiber composites of carbon
EVOMS recently released pictures for their just completed project based on Porsche 911 Turbo. The tuner has fitted their EVT775 horsepower package and a set of ADV.1 7DC aftermarket wheels to this Porsche car. The wheels that have been fitted are of dimensions 20×9 inches at the front axle and 20×12 inches at the rear
Recently the pictures of non camouflaged 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo were captured by some of the car lovers. The 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo generally has been seen with the heavy black camouflage. The car has very few but noticeable modifications such as new rear spoiler, redesigned quad exhaust system and two additional air vents on
Which one among these three supercars will you go for. Well, this is something that you might wish you never had to do in the first place. Difficult it indeed is but perhaps you will be better placed after you have gone though this. So read on! The most natural dilemma that occurs in any
The idea of an Audi R8 Spyder racing against a Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet was mooted just to make out which of the two German makes comes out as the top wonder car. The video shows that the Fifth Gear people are trying to make out how the Audi Spyder compares against the 500 hp
The tuners at APS of Brackley zeroed in on the new facelifted 911 Turbo to provide it with an adrenalin boost. Its not that the car was ever in short supply of it. The 911 Turbo equipped with a six-cylinder, 3.8-liter boxer engine is able to make a quite impressive 493 bhp in its standard
Techart’s GTStreet program has a new addition now dubbed GTStreet R, based on the new 2010 Porsche 911 Turbo. Power on the 3.8-liter flat-six is increased from 500 hp all the way to 660 hp and 860 Nm of torque. In addition to more power engineers also added a new sport clutch and modified the
Porsche tuner speedART has taken the second generation 911(997) Turbo as a base for their new project called BTR II 580. Power on the stock 911 Turbo has been increased from 500 hp to 580 hp and 720 Nm of torque. speedART engineers installed revised engine electronics and a new sport exhaust system. The sport
Autocar’s Steve Sutcliffe is doing a great review of the Porsche 911 Turbo vs Nissan GT-R vs Audi R8 V10 at the Castle Combe circuit. All cars feature all-wheel drive system, R8 V10 is the most powerful with 525 hp, 911 Turbo has 500 hp and Nissan GT-R 485 hp. Take a look at the
This week at the Essen Motor Show, German Porsche tuner 9ff will show visitors a new model called Speed9, that is inspired by the legendary 1955 Porsche 356 Speedster. Based on the Porsche 911(997) Turbo it features a speedster like-design, with no rear seats.
Guys from Vivid Racing are back from this year’s Texas Mile with their awesome looking Flat-Blue Porsche 911(997) Twin Turbo dubbed VR800. Their VR800 was the fastest 997 Turbo at the 2009 event, the VR800 ran the standing mile in an impressive 196 mph (315 km/h).
We have already seen the 800 hp 911 Turbo by Switzer Performance. Here’s another U.S. tuner that thinks the 3.6-liter Twin-Turbo Flat-6 engine with 480 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque just isn’t enough. Guys over at Vivid Racing are preparing for the Texas Mile and have built a 800 hp Flat Blue 997 Turbo.