Classic Car News and Drives

CLASSIC DRIVE: 1982 Porsche 911 SC "Safari RS"

CLASSIC DRIVE: 1982 Porsche 911 SC "Safari RS"
In the heart of South Africa, a 911 collector decided not to simply restore his SC to be used as a daily, but to upgrade it to be taken off the be...

Continental Icons: Porsche Cayenne Overlander

Continental Icons: Porsche Cayenne Overlander
In the second instalment of a 4-part series in celebration of Continental’s 75th birthday in South Africa, we head for the Koue Bokkeveld with Ca...

COLLECTION: For the love of 911s

COLLECTION: For the love of 911s
Outside Bloemfontein we find a collector who has been collecting 911s for around a decade. However, his collection has changed significantly over ...

CLASSIC DRIVE: Joburg to Cape Town in a Porsche 911E Targa

CLASSIC DRIVE: Joburg to Cape Town in a Porsche 911E Targa
We join an owner and her freshly restored 1969 Porsche 911E Targa as the car is handed to her in Johannesburg, South Africa, before we settle into...

CLASSIC DRIVE: Porsche 993 Carrera RS vs 991.1 GT3 RS

CLASSIC DRIVE: Porsche 993 Carrera RS vs 991.1 GT3 RS
New or old? It is a choice many of us dream about when considering a sports car. We drive two RS's of the opposite ends of the RS-spectrum… which ...

CLASSIC DRIVE: Dino 206 GT vs Porsche 911 2.2S

CLASSIC DRIVE: Dino 206 GT vs Porsche 911 2.2S
Conceived in the '60s to take a slice of the small-engine capacity sports car market, Ferrari’s first six-cylinder sports car goes up against its ...

CLASSIC DRIVE: Porsche 356 B vs 356 B

CLASSIC DRIVE: Porsche 356 B vs 356 B
Owned by the same family for more than 50 years, this 356 pairing might look identical and boast similar histories, but which is the better versio...

Experiencing the iconic 'Ring in a Porsche

Experiencing the iconic 'Ring in a Porsche
The Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo’s time of 5 minutes 19 seconds in 2018 smashed Stefan Bellof’s 35-year outright lap record. We examine what makes the t...

CLASSIC DRIVE: Porsche 911 (993) GT2 Clubsport "Evo"

CLASSIC DRIVE: Porsche 911 (993) GT2 Clubsport "Evo"
The 993 GT2 Clubsport may be widely considered the ultimate in driving ecstasy, but what about a GT2 with ‘Evo’ modifications? Buckle up! We drive...

Singer reveals jaw-dropping Turbo Study

Singer reveals jaw-dropping Turbo Study
Singer, the California-based automotive company that specialises in "reimagining" classic Porsche models, has revealed its so-called "Third Act", ...

COLLECTION: Air-Cooled Goodness in Pretoria

COLLECTION: Air-Cooled Goodness in Pretoria
Leon Potgieter’s 4-car air-cooled garage is one of the best we’ve come across, offering some fascinating car and aviation paraphernalia. He takes...

Life with a Porsche 944 S2

Life with a Porsche 944 S2
Porsche’s 911 is arguably the most-loved model offered by the storied Stuttgart manufacturer. However, there are enthusiasts who have just as much...