Any car which holds together for a whole race is too heavy.– Colin Chapman
I’ve always wanted to chop, channel and section a old rolls. Nothing would be more pimp, nothing tougher. People with money have no imagination. It’s sad.
In 1970 the legendary 917 seemed to dominate all of Porsche’s headlines in 1970, Le Mans was no different. In the pouring rain after 24 hours of neck and neck with the Ferrari 512s the 917s of the Salzberg and Gulf/Wyer teams came first and second in the overall standings. But Not far behind, in sixth, was the 914-6GT. The 911’s ugly little brother had beaten it by a single place in one of the...
The Dog of the fleet– Gerrard Needham on the Porsche 914.