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2010 Porsche Boxster
Gary Burns - 7 months ago

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Re: 2010 Porsche Boxster
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Hey Pedro
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: Hey Pedro
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Good news for those with a need for speed and a weak left leg cool smiley G-man can ignore winking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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2010 Boxster display
Gary Burns - 7 months ago

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Porsche heir revives Austrian ice race
Laz - 7 months ago

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Re: Porsche heir revives Austrian ice race
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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This is interesting, if you haven't seen it...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: This is interesting, if you haven't seen it...
BLKBOXS - 7 months ago

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Re: This is interesting, if you haven't seen it...
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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"Women make better drivers, don't you think?" I agree with anything she has to say smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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How 'bout the new 4.0L engine? 4.0 GTS is looking like a nice alternative to the GT4 (4me) winking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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But, on the other hand......
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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Re: But, on the other other hand......
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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How will all those people street parking in Manhattan charge their eCars?
CarreraLicious - 7 months ago

188

Our resident 'true enthusiast' weekend cruiser need not worry about gov't tax & fee forced EV cars..
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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Re: How 'bout the new 4.0L engine? 4.0 GTS is looking like a nice alternative to the GT4 (4me) winking smiley
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Pedro on the plane
sdm100 - 10 months ago

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You're the first ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: Pedro on the plane Video Attachments
frogster - 10 months ago

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Looking good smiling smiley *NM*
old timer - 10 months ago

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Yes you are " Looking good"
tom coughlin - 10 months ago

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and ... are you feeling OK? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 10 months ago

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Re: Pedro on the plane
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 7 months ago

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Re: Pedro on the plane
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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The push to 150k... Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Who would drive their Boxster in the snow?! Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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What's your current favorite image hosting for quick and easy BBS posting? (Free is nice too) *NM*
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Re: The push to 150k... Jpeg Attachments
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

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Re: The push to 150k...
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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150,000 smiles! Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Re: 150,000 smiles!
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: 150,000 smiles!
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Re: The push to 150k...
Paralizer - 8 months ago

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Nice. The more smiles the better! Enjoy.
SMILIN - 7 months ago

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wives.....
JMstamford,ct - 7 months ago

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your car sounds perfect to me!
SMILIN - 7 months ago

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Re: wives.....
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: wives.....
frogster - 7 months ago

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smiling smiley smiling smiley smiling smiley *NM*
SMILIN - 7 months ago

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Re: wives..... thumbs upgrinning smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: wives.....
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Happy Friday! Get out and drive! Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 9 months ago

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Re: Happy Friday! Get out and drive! Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Happy Friday! Get out and drive!
CarreraLicious - 9 months ago

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Re: Happy Friday! Get out and drive!
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Happy Friday! Get out and drive!
CarreraLicious - 9 months ago

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How Guenter can happily kill a half hour on a snowed in day! A 718 review he will love drinking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

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Re: How Guenter can happily kill a half hour on a snowed in day! A 718 review he will love drinking smiley
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: How Guenter can happily kill a half hour on a snowed in day! A 718 review he will love drinking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

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Re: How Guenter can happily kill a half hour on a snowed in day! A 718 review he will love drinking smiley
CarreraLicious - 9 months ago

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Some critiques of the critics' critiques
Laz - 8 months ago

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Oh Canada. My daughter wants to attend college there so I might be enjoying that weather soon..... *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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It was 17F out when I took her out today... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 9 months ago

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Re: It was 17F out when I took her out today...
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: It was 17F out when I took her out today...
CarreraLicious - 9 months ago

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Re: It was 17F out when I took her out today...
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Some summer tire experiences in cold and/or snowy weather
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Some summer tire experiences in cold and/or snowy weather
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Yup. And some other factors having to do with suspensions, etc, etc.
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Some summer tire experiences in cold and/or snowy weather
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: Some summer tire experiences in cold and/or snowy weather Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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I somewhat agree. It depends on how much risk one's willing to accept. Watch out for that deer! *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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My car came shod with Pirelli's
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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So, we have two data points concerning Pirellis. *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: So, we have THREE data points concerning Pirellis.
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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All summers would have issues with cold. Pirellis seem to be outstanding in this limited sampling. *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: So, we have two data points concerning Pirellis.
TheFarmer - 8 months ago

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Sounds like the time I started to wash the car and it began snowing. smiling smiley *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
tom coughlin - 8 months ago

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Re: The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Wrote off a '99 on summer tires
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: Wrote off a '99 on summer tires
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: Wrote off a '99 on summer tires
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
Sayle - 8 months ago

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Re: The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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The problems with high performance winter tires in most any temperature,
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: The biggest problem with summer tires in winter
frogster - 8 months ago

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True, but their behavior, e.g. breakaway character might still not be as bad as summers in the cold.
Laz - 8 months ago

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I used to have Blizzaks on my Boxster in the winter
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: I used to have Blizzaks on my Boxster in the winter
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Somewhere
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: Happy Friday! Get out and drive! Jpeg Attachments
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 7 months ago

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Ignition Switch? Wipers quit too.
PattyKW - 7 months ago

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Re: Ignition Switch? Wipers quit too. URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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do you have instructions for replacement including the pistol looking portion too?
JMstamford,ct - 7 months ago

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Here John....
CarreraLicious - 7 months ago

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Return of the flat 6...part deux
Paralizer - 8 months ago

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smiling smiley smiling smiley smiling smiley *NM*
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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CA “GTS 4 O” is available. hmmmmm... *NM*
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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I am glad they are coming around...
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Well said!
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: Well said!
Paralizer - 8 months ago

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Re: Well said!
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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As one who saw the REAL 718 race many years ago, I agree
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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A few more years of flat-6
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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..and there are many of us who
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: ..and there are many of us who
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Old Curmudgeons have a hard time accepting change (progress) grinning smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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This is a Porsche board.
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Don't be so sure
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: Don't be so sure
TheFarmer - 8 months ago

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Re: Don't be so sure
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: Don't be so sure
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Today the Taycan takes 22 minutes to charge to 80%...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Today the Taycan takes 22 minutes to charge to 80%...
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Only because his home charger
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Actually
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: Actually
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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They haven't been consistent
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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None of you relies on your Porsche the way you expect electric cars to perform
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: None of you relies on your Porsche the way you expect electric cars to perform
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: None of you relies on your Porsche the way you expect electric cars to perform
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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I think that an electric would be fine for me - say - 65% of the time
JMstamford,ct - 7 months ago

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Re: I think that an electric would be fine for me - say - 65% of the time
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Electric reuses existing infrastructure smiling smiley
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: Electric reuses existing infrastructure smiling smiley
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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You don't look for a charging station
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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The articles I have seen suggest the mileage range is generous not conservative..... *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 7 months ago

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Don't forget the Porsche dealer network is a major factor
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 7 months ago

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Re: I think that an electric would be fine for me - say - 65% of the time
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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Re: I think that an electric would be fine for me - say - 65% of the time
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: I think that an electric would be fine for me - say - 65% of the time
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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How many of us
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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Economics
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: Economics/cost of ownership
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 7 months ago

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Looks like the electric Boxster has come and gone
Laz - 8 months ago

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EV in various weather conditions
paulofto - 7 months ago

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Some Porsche history and other Porsche information
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: Some Porsche history and other Porsche information
joris - 7 months ago

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I love that model 365. Has anybody ever seen one?moody smiley
tom coughlin - 7 months ago

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Re: I love that model 365. Has anybody ever seen one?moody smiley
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Great Porsche commercial URL
db997S - 7 months ago

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On my phone didn’t work. YouTube search The Heist. *NM*
db997S - 7 months ago

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Here
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: Great Porsche commercial
grc0456 - 7 months ago

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Re: Great Porsche commercial
fgv1it - 7 months ago

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Re: Great Porsche commercial
paulofto - 7 months ago

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Marketing gone stupid.... touche. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 7 months ago

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Have you heard the sound from the Taycan?...
CarreraLicious - 7 months ago

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Re: Great Porsche commercial
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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We are not the target audience
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 7 months ago

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Sorry. It didn't do anything for me. Porsche has done a lot better commercials in the past.
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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porsche advertising on the super bowl?
frogster - 7 months ago

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48 Hours of Sebring Club Race ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Friday pic day... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 7 months ago

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Nicely composed; colors. Repeating forms: smooth & rippled waves; car's smooth contours; rippled lid
Laz - 7 months ago

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Thanks, and see JM’s post below. smileys with beer *NM*
CarreraLicious - 7 months ago

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I am going to bet that is Harriman State Park - just north of the NY-NJ border. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 7 months ago

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BINGO! smiling smiley *NM*
CarreraLicious - 7 months ago

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interesting pic (to me at least) lol
Michael SYS Driver - 7 months ago

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congratulations! that’s a lot of fun represented there, i’m sure. *NM*
SMILIN - 7 months ago

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Yes, it's amusing, intriguing, etc, how often thing like this show up.
Laz - 7 months ago

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Re: interesting pic (to me at least) lol
grc0456 - 7 months ago

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Cars as appliances...
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Re: Cars as appliances...
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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if you plan...
old timer - 8 months ago

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Hand him the keys
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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We went driving in a private lot....
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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JDM cars are legal if made 25 years ago.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: We went driving in a private lot....
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: We went driving in a private lot....
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: We went driving in a private lot....
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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All good questions. re JDM cars...
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Re: Cars as appliances...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Not that it has much to do with green or not, but a SOTA Star turntable...
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Cars as appliances...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Happy Boxstering.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: Cars as appliances...
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Cars as appliances...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Mad Max Boxster
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: Mad Max Boxster
paulofto - 8 months ago

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Re: Mad Max Boxster
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: Mad Max Boxster
db997S - 8 months ago

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Anyone else thinking of a 981?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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Re: Anyone else thinking of a 981?
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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an emphatic “ditto”
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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it’s a very good day!
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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One option I would leave out if redoing the configuration
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: One option I would leave out if redoing the configuration
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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"Only" 10mm for PASM. Also, repair costs for the computerized/variable valving system must be huge.
Laz - 8 months ago

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Very good discussion...
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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Porsche Sales up 10% in 2019, thanks to the dreaded SUVs
db997S - 8 months ago

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Those 'dreaded' SUVs are both damn good, and have saved Porsche financially, so be grateful smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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They did not save Porsche.
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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If they allow Porsche to keep making sports cars, I’m cool with that. *NM*
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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It goes beyond financial considerations
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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A trip for Porschephiles Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Wow!
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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another emphatic “ditto” (WOW!) *NM*
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Excellent pics, Guenter!
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Wonderful anecdotes and pictures! *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
jg wnc - 8 months ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Simply amazing!
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
BLKBOXS - 8 months ago

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Once more, our deepest thanks to BumperPlugs.com ....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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thanks!
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Keep on keeping on, Eric smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Happy New Year!
Constantin - 8 months ago

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Glad you gave the 986 some love.
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year!
db997S - 8 months ago

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Db987
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Re: Db987
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year!
grc0456 - 8 months ago

187

Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
j.davis - 8 months ago

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Can you elaborate?
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
j.davis - 8 months ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
jlegelis - 8 months ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Happy New Year 2020 ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2020 ...
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2020 ...
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2020 ... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Did you get a new car Pedro smiling smiley *NM*
old timer - 8 months ago

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Re: Did you get a new car Pedro smiling smiley
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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I'll get a recommendation from my mechanic *NM*
old timer - 8 months ago

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What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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name dropper.....
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Re: name dropper.....
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year...
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year...
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year...
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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2020
Ed B - 8 months ago

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Porsche trickle charger for other cars?... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: Porsche trickle charger for other cars?...
Wayne K - 8 months ago

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Thanks for confirming! *NM*
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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If you have any doubt
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Lol! Not a bad idea, but she’s already scared of riding in my car now! grinning smiley *NM*
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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ADMIN! - Merry Christmas...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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And a very Merry Christmas to you and your family.
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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And mind the cold pavement, too! winking smiley *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Same to you, and all good things to everyone. *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Merry Christmas...
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Merry Christmas to you all and your families! *NM*
CarreraLicious - 8 months ago

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Re: Merry Christmas...
old timer - 8 months ago

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