Former F1 favourite Gerhard Berger has escaped serious injury in a skiing accident that nevertheless left him with a broken arm.
The 54-year old former ATS, Arrows, Benetton, Ferrari and McLaren driver is reported to have left the marked piste in poor conditions, before falling heavily. Fortunately, unlike seven-time… »
Today I'm sharing with Oppo my favorite Porsche collectibles! The one in the background was my very first Hot Wheels. My dad bought it for me back in 1998 that I've lost and found multiple times over the last 16 years. The one in front, is my most recent Porsche purchase; my new "toy", is a 1985 911 Carrera from Johnny… »
In the last few years, E30 M3 prices have been skyrocketing. Now even run down high mileage examples are regularly fetching more than 15 to 20k with pristine low mileage examples sometimes bringing in more than 60 grand. If the prices keep on rising at this rate, the E30 M3 will have disappeared into the realm of unaffordable dreams before I am even old enough for a drivers license. This prompted me to curl up in the corner of my room and quietly shed some tears. After recovering from this episode, I decided that I couldn't just ignore the rising prices of wonderful eighties cars which I will unfortunately never be able to afford unless I win the lottery. So I set out to find an eighties homologation car which I might still be able to afford someday. After countless hours (minutes) of research I stumbled upon a craigslist ad for a Mercedes 190E Cosworth at the amazing price of 7500$. At first I thought it was probably just a scam, but after seeing plenty more listings at similar prices I realized that this was the norm. »
(GIS photo) Just brought this beast home. It's in great shape, aside from what we believe to be an alignment issue. If anyone has experience with these vehicles, I would love an opinion: At higher speeds (above 45 basically) there's a noticeable vibration, and it resonates stronger around 50-55. It's not undriveable by … »
Got the block officially finished last night, wrapped it up and also cleaned everything else for the build that is getting reused except for the new head(that's gonna be a day in itself). Also sorted out the stud issue we were having for the front cover and got the oil pan tapped for the return line. »