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Out of the Shadows
Once owned by Ferdinand Piëch and Hans Mezger, Alois Ruf’s 901 prototype is the oldest known 911 ...
Dialed Up to 11
What do you get when you install a 997 Cup racer’s engine in a 1972 911?
The Rise of the Carrera RS
After years of flat-twelve exotic racers, Porsche decided to choose a simpler approach. They foun...
A reborn 1969 911T build that was inspired by classic hot-rodded Porsches.
Win on Sunday. Drive on Monday.
This early 911 won its class in the 1967 Daytona 24. Then, its owner drove it home to Tampa.
If ever a car epitomized the best of the early 911, this Brumos 2.8 RSR is it.
A well-worn 1966 911 is restored into a show stopper.
Hidden in Plain Sight
One of the first 911 race cars is found in Spain and restored.
Ready to Roll
Porsche brings the 57th 911 (née 901) ever built back to life.
Mr. T & Me
A longtime enthusiast brings a dream 1972 911 ST to life.
A 1965 911 that was first owned by an NFL star ends up back in Europe.
This rare 1970 911 S/T Lightweight was hiding under a fiberglass 935 body kit.
A Stunner of an R Gruppe 911
The Birth of the Targa
The Story Behind the First Open 911
Golden Green Get-Up & Go
1972 911T RS Tribute
Persistence of Vision
A 911S 2.7 Prototype Clone
A 1973 911T that was once just a vision is turned into reality
A 1968 911L Trans-Am racer hits the street
912 Carrera 3.5 RS
What would a 1969 912-based 911 GT3 drive like? One enthusiast decided to find out.
S Stands for Schnell
A 1967 911S that was once a bare shell in a barn is brought back to life.
A custom-built 1973 911 “RS/GT”
Björn Waldegård’s 1970 911S/T
A 911 racer’s R Gruppe street car.
A ’66 911 that has survived against the odds
A hot-rod 911 innovator builds a ’67 S
A 1967 911 with less than 25,000 miles on the odometer
Blue-Chip RS Resto
Sweating the details, even when they’re not perfect
A stunning tribute to 911R prototype number four—built for less than $25,000.
A chance encounter with an early 911 leads to an S-T conversion—38 years later.
Rust Never Sleeps
A 1967 “barn find” wakes up to a new life.
One man’s quieter, more comfortable, and home-built take on the early 911 hot rod proves to be aw...
One 1973 911T saved from the replica route
911 Shape Shifter
From RS 2.7 to RSR 2.8 to 993 GT2 and back to RSR 3.0, this 911 has been remolded again and again...
In search of the small-bore sweet spot, we sample three early 911s with 2.2, 2.5, and 2.8 liters ...
The Allen T
A 700-mile 1973 911T that redefines the term “survivor.”
A 1972 911T that takes sexy in a whole new direction.
Weapon of Mass Destruction
The 911 that knocked ’em dead at last year’s R Gruppe Treffen.
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