The common Camry Dent seen here in its natural habitat, a commute.
Let’s talk about keeping your SO happy.
Let’s talk about storage space.
Let’s talk about your car’s first maintenance.
Let’s talk about road trips.
Let’s talk about running into a car’s doppelganger.
Let’s talk about maintaining a car you cannot drive.
Let’s talk about CarMax warranties.
Let’s talk about the first week of owning a car.
Let’s talk about car buying.
Let’s race some armchairs.
Let’s talk about engines. In my last post I wrote about a 996 that I test drove and rather liked until the PPI turned up a long list of mechanical problems with the engine. This put me off the idea of the earlier watered cooled 911. Oh well it was a good learning experience. So moving on the next car on my list, the…
Once I knew I wanted a 996 or a 987 it was time to start my search. My price range was pretty much set and all I had to do was find the perfect car. Easy. All things being equal I would take a 911 over a boxster any day. And even though my search criteria had put them in a similar cost range I wanted to start with…
When I first started looking for a car I knew what I wanted was one that I could keep for 30 years and still be interested in it. The title photo above is of my grandfather’s 1976 Porsche 911S, he bought in 1979 and kept it until 2012. For 33 years he drove it every week until he no longer could at the age of 86. I…
In March 2016 I purchased what is for me very nearly a dream car; a 2009 Porsche Boxster in Guards Red. Rather that writing about driving a Boxster, which has been done endlessly, I would like to document and share my ownership experience. I intend to use these entries to cover things like my research and selection…