Aldairion
Aldairion
Aldairion
Dec 3
34

I grew up during this era. Fuel economy was just collateral damage.

Nov 29
55

I’ve seen the replay a dozen times and still cannot understand how Grosjean survived.  It's as if there was divine intervention. 

Nov 27
1

I think we have to separate the top classes from the GT classes. GT Pro and GT-Am are highly competitive drivers championships, and I have zero problem with the series running detuned cars to allow any team to have a shot at a win, whether they’re driving a Ford GT or a BMW M8. Read more

Nov 27
12

The reason endurance racing cars are limited to relatively lower horsepower figures is down to balance of power, because every time there has been something even remotely close to an unrestricted racing series one car inevitably dominates it and then destroys it because nobody else bothers to show up.  The 917 being Read more

Nov 27
6

Hoo boy you’re making a lot of assumptions there. First of all, she’s not straight out of college, she’s graduating with a doctorate. And not a doctorate of philosophy. She’s getting into a field that’s easily in the six figures. She worked 60+ hours/week, and a lot of people getting their doctorates are doing it as a Read more

Nov 26
43

Someone straight out of college with reliable transportation shouldn’t be buying ANYTHING. How about paying down those college loans and investing into tax deferred retirement funds.” Read more

Nov 26
2

Porsches can be expensive to maintain. Most people would be shocked at the bills for routine maintenance.

Nov 26
34

I knew this comment would be here... For many, the only thing that keeps them motivated to finish the school grind is a sweet, sweet reward at the end. For some, it’s an extravagant vacation, or an awesome home theatre or, in this case (as was mine), a dream car. Read more

Nov 25
11

The entire FXX series was never eligible for any series and they all came at the end of their respective model line-ups. Read more

Nov 25
39

Yes, but at the very least those are supposed to come off. I’m sure a number of times, people simply forgot to latch them...somehow... Read more

Nov 25
17

I mean on the one hand it’s definitely an odd choice, but on the other hand 911s handle extremely well so it doesn’t seem to have been holding them back. Empirically, the MacPherson strut has been accomplishing the desired objective just fine.

Nov 25
11

Looks like every other GT3 you will see on Bring a Trailer in 5 years with 3,000 miles and people obsessing over paint thickness, Overrev reports and IMS Bearings. Read more

Nov 23
91

Shhh, you can’t support hot takes with that kind of story.

Nov 23
96

According to a guy on Reddit, the actual thing that happened was the driver leaned over to pick up something from the footwell, and the car started rolling. He tried to push the brakes to stop it, but stomped the throttle instead, and probably panicked when it shot forward. Read more