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Columns: Is automotive bliss just a Porsche 911 away? | Column

When the base 997 Carrera is this good, do you really need an S or even a GT3?

Columns: Does trying to improve a car run the potential of ruining it, too? | Column

Is it possible to ruin a car by trying to make it faster?

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997 project car updates

What does a performance alignment look like? | Project Porsche 997

Our Porsche 997 scored rave reviews at its first track outing: “It’s so good that there is no way to do anything to make it better without ruining …

How we selected tires and wheels for the track

Are Porsche Lobster Claw wheels timeless beauties or ugly abominations that should be banished to the back of the garage?

Doesn’t matter how they look: They’re heavy and a bit …

Before returning to the track, an oil service for our Porsche 997

Before we could return to the track with our new Bridgestone RE-71RS tires and Apex wheels, we needed to do an oil service on our Porsche …

Picking the right brake pad compound for our 997

At our first track day in our Porsche 997, we began to run out of brakes. Despite Porsche’s reputation for superior stopping performance, the FIRM can be a …

Better check now: How dirty is your car’s air filter?

Our Porsche 997 had covered less than 25,000 miles and came to us looking clean. But was it all that clean?

Not the air filter.

We ordered …

997 Readers' Rides

Jun 05, 2020 by chrisflint
2010 None Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

Instagram: @chrisflint 2010 - 997.2 C4S PDK

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