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Jay Leno Mentions the 928 While Driving a 959

Old 05-29-2019, 11:53 PM
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Default Jay Leno Mentions the 928 While Driving a 959

From his latest episode. The whole video is pretty good, but if you want to skip forward to where he talks a little about the 928 skip to the 23:38 mark. I hope Jay reviews a 928 one of these days. Hopefully if he does it will be with someone on RL that we all know. I nominate Rob Edwards!

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Old 05-30-2019, 09:57 AM
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Okay, this is weird but I watched this randomly just last night.

It it sounded like Leno is a 928 fan. I donít know if he owns one.

Was I the only guy disappointed when the 959 guy didnít know if it was difficult or not to change the spark plugs on his car?
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The 959 was, or is, a phenomenal vehicle. A true testament to the Porsche engineers.
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Was I the only guy disappointed when the 959 guy didnít know if it was difficult or not to change the spark plugs on his car?
Plenty of people who own supercars woudn't know a sparkplug if it fell on them from the sky.

It's shiny, it's red, it's fast. I bought it. Spark plugs are for mechanics. lolz...
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A lot of these cars on his channel get there by the owner sending him a note about their car and requesting a segment about it. We need to start an email campaign from Rennlist members to do a 928 episode, with someone from S Cal offering up a good example for him to drive.
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Old 05-30-2019, 12:58 PM
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I ran into Magnus Walker at the Porsche Experience Center last month, wanted to offer him a drive in the stroker but we were sort of gridlocked in the middle of the show. Would love to do a 'Youngtimer' episode with Jay Leno, that would be totally awesome. I'd have to do a _lot_ of detailing first, though.
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Owner looked like Steve Jobs when it had his glasses on in the garage
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Old 05-31-2019, 09:25 AM
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Jay does not own a 928.

Its amazing how high the car is on the static shots in the feature
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