Back in 1985 Porsche went into battle – against itself. The 944 Turbo and the 911 Carrera 3.2 were priced within £100 of other and boasted near identical performance, yet to drive, each couldn’t be more different. Nearly 40-years on, we recreate the famous Car magazine road test, which pitched the two head-to-head. Will the verdict stand?
In a surprising turn of events, a recently sold classic Porsche 911, thought to have a minor oil leak, has become the centre of attention, as a routine sales preparation revealed hidden complications that led to a full-fledged engine rebuild and more.