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Porsche Rennsport Reunion

Its the Porsche Rennsport Reunion this week end at Laguna Seca...




The Growler

Interesting car, informative video...




Getting Started

Great way to start the week...




Macan Turbo vs GLA45 AMG

Saturday entertainement...see who wins.




Porsche GT3 vs Camaro Z28

Fascinating Head 2 Head...enjoy!



Corvette vs Porsche

Lets go back a few decades and see how a 1967 Corvette 427 comares to a 1968 Porsche 911.

Guess which one wins?




Carbon Fiber Wheels

Informative video on Carbon Revolution with Jay Leno on the benefits of carbon fiber wheels. Agreed they are expensive, they are light, and they surely are cool...enjoy.




Carrera RS

If you are of a certain age, this is how you remember Porsche 911's, small air cooled 6 cylinder, Fuch wheels, handling that is a little hairy. Enjoy the video...




The Forgotten Porsche

Do you remember the 914-6...




Vroom Room

Good Morning!

Polar BearsIts Friday, its winter, its the Vroom Room, come in enjoy the cappuccino and biscotti, join the conversation.

Its always informative to read the comments from the various pundits on the automotive Super Bowl ads that we do not see in Canada. One that caught our attention was The Truth from Kia, not only is it entertaining, it conveys the underlying message that the Koreans will become players in the luxury segment. 

Have you noticed the ongoing discussion about privacy, spying, public networks, government agencies, and we can keep on going. Twenty years ago the Internet was a beautiful thing, it was young, fresh, full of idealism, and we all knew where it was going to go, or we should have known. It would have been naive then, as now to think that folks would not listen in, take a look sort of thing. From a few decades earlier the saying "Big Brother is watching..." remains valid today.

Canadian Sales

We did not expect huge sales in January, and were not dissapointed. Interesting to see the Detroit 2 (Ford-GM) take a break, while their dealers are full of inventory. In the meantime Chrysler moves along to #1. Perhaps some manufacturers thought that without incentives the market would come their way. Those that started strong will have an enduring advantage this year.

While talking of sales, the lack of inflation, and trying to answer the "what going on" question. A fascinating observation in the New York Times that caught our attention The Middle Class is Steadily Eroding Just Ask Businesses...this article incites a fascinating thought process.

On a different note, the coldest day ever in Canada at minus 63C was at Snag, Yukon.

Yesterday for us, and today for the folks in the same time zone is the opening day of the Sochi Olympics. Lets hope that hearing about the actual games, the athletes, the gold medals replaces the other stuff (being polite) that we have been hearing.

Our usual old race cars a bunch of old Porsches at Le Mans.