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07-12-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By mclaudio

If I could have only one 911 and it has to be...

If I could have only one 911 and it has to be air-cooled, then a 964 coupe is my choice; it was my favorite air-cooled street car (drove daily).

Given that you have two others that are modern, I’d...
07-04-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,540
Posted By mclaudio

Still planning on going tomorrow? Thinking of...

Still planning on going tomorrow? Thinking of joining.
06-09-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,520
Posted By mclaudio

This thread is pulling me back into AC Porsches....

This thread is pulling me back into AC Porsches. Lol

Favorite daily driver 4-season AC: 964 C2 coupe. Daily drove one for two years. Put winter tires...
05-30-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 12,983
Posted By mclaudio

I think it is, particularly when the conversation...

I think it is, particularly when the conversation moves forward (such as new data, etc.). Unfortunately, the conversation gets derailed with repeated conjecture.

Nonetheless, part of my fun in...
05-22-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 21,655
Posted By mclaudio

Amen. Hence, a 355 Challenge shares the garage...

Amen. Hence, a 355 Challenge shares the garage with the street driver 996TT. Different functions.
04-27-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 13,875
Posted By mclaudio

I went through a similar simplification exercise....

I went through a similar simplification exercise. No shrink required so far, but took time to refine.

Ferrari street-registered, period race car - 5 years of ownership and no urge to sell.
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04-25-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 21,655
Posted By mclaudio

Interested to see what other 996TT owners say as...

Interested to see what other 996TT owners say as well. For what I use mine and for the money, I can’t think of another tempting car. What a great all-around, daily driver, street car.

At a much...
Forum: 996 Forum
04-25-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,466
Posted By mclaudio

Had a 996 as a DD. Sold it with 145k miles,...

Had a 996 as a DD. Sold it with 145k miles, original ims and clutch...and got into newer models.

Now back to driving a 996 (TT this time) as my street daily 911. I’m realizing that the 996...
04-24-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,216
Posted By mclaudio

I like 996s especially Mezger-engined ones. I...

I like 996s especially Mezger-engined ones. I actually have preferred the 996 driving experience over the 997s. Just like I prefer 964s over 993s...aesthetics aside. So my vote is 996 GT3. In the...
04-23-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 13,875
Posted By mclaudio

Race: 910. Historic, vintage race-eligible,...

Race: 910. Historic, vintage race-eligible, open-top, lightweight/sub-2000 lbs, street-registered

Street: 911. Unlimited budget = Singer with additional build tweaks
04-14-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,657
Posted By mclaudio

Porsche 911 street variant for...

Porsche 911 street variant for daily/city/date/do-it-all and when big car is not needed

Toyota Land Cruiser - family/wife, road trips, do-it-all when bigger car is needed

Porsche 910 - vintage...
04-11-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,540
Posted By mclaudio

Thanks for putting together!

Thanks for putting together!
04-03-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,702
Posted By mclaudio

All black leather 996tt with carbon fiber bits. ...

All black leather 996tt with carbon fiber bits. Simple layout without TV monitor in center. YES!
03-06-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,134
Posted By mclaudio

One year with a 996TT as a daily driver. 8K...

One year with a 996TT as a daily driver. 8K miles. Service work has included set of Hakka snow tires, return to stock exhaust (sold aftermarket system, netted $ back), new MAF sensor (CEL did come...
Forum: 911 Forum
03-02-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,916
Posted By mclaudio

Aged leather. That’s the good odor. The...

Aged leather. That’s the good odor.

The faint oil smell is most prevalent for me when starting the engine with heater on; it’s largely mitigated when ensuring heater is off and turning it on...
Forum: 911 Forum
03-01-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,916
Posted By mclaudio

Some good responses already. Just sharing my...

Some good responses already. Just sharing my experience:

After many years of owning 911s starting with longhoods and successive newer versions afterwards, I started going backwards when 991s came...
Forum: 911 Forum
02-24-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,241
Posted By mclaudio

There are plenty of owners with both marques. ...

There are plenty of owners with both marques. Ones I know are more subtle than what seems to be illustrated on the photo.

As long as I can still drive/race them, I’d personally keep at least...
02-01-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 610
Posted By mclaudio

Hi, sent email. Thanks.

Hi, sent email. Thanks.
01-03-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,366
Posted By mclaudio

I love metrics. CPM is ok as a quantitative...

I love metrics. CPM is ok as a quantitative metric. And as several mentioned, differentiating commute drives versus fun drives is key...with fun drives being more valuable.

The qualitative part...
01-03-2019, 02:06 AM
Replies: 4,034
Views: 553,524
Posted By mclaudio

Have owned every 911 series until 991. ...

Have owned every 911 series until 991.

First visited this forum to consider 991s.

Staying because of this thread.

Can validate that my sold hot rod/race longhood is one I would own again....
12-12-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,042
Posted By mclaudio

Another vote to find OEM rack. Well-engineered. ...

Another vote to find OEM rack. Well-engineered. Then use whatever attachment fits your purpose.
12-12-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,120
Posted By mclaudio

Indeed, drive the 348 and see how you like it for...

Indeed, drive the 348 and see how you like it for your purposes. I’ve had good experiences with Ferraris - 3x8s and 355s. After several years, I still have a 355 Challenge street-registered race...
12-05-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,779
Posted By mclaudio

+1. Ferraris in my experience tend to slide a...

+1. Ferraris in my experience tend to slide a bit more in a good, balanced way. Have both if you can.




+1 as well. When I started having “less” tires for street-use in my Porsches, I found...
12-04-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4,034
Views: 553,524
Posted By mclaudio

Indeed. Taught my daughter stickshift via 911. ...

Indeed. Taught my daughter stickshift via 911. Worked out fine except for the time she stalled the car in middle of intersection with passenger side (my side!) facing oncoming traffic. We still...
12-04-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,066
Posted By mclaudio

I did, too. I liked the video which gave more...

I did, too. I liked the video which gave more in-depth comments about the car. Best comment for me was the engine having sound characteristics similar to air-cooled engines due to its Mezger design...
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