Aristocrat’s New Diamond

Aristocrat’s New Diamond By the time you are electronically flipping through this issue of Der Sportwagen, Aristocrat’s shiny new gem, the Porsche showroom and service center will be in operation.  The once crowded oval display and sales office building has been repurposed strictly for Alfa Romeo and Maserati sales.  Just to its south, directly across…

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His & Her Boxsters

His & Her Boxsters HIS STORY – – –  I wanted a P-car since I was a kid. The kind with the engine in the right place, not the front engined things.  Fast forward 30 years when our daughters got off the payroll to when my wife began goading me into looking at something she…

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The Porsche 928 is Your Friend 

The Porsche 928 is Your Friend  by Edward Van Mourik The unapologetic Porsche invention for the high-speed pursuit of personal transportation evokes many models starting with the 901 to the new Mission E. What makes the choice personal, as to what car fills your garage, is probably what you can afford. My 1985 Porsche 928…

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Changing of the Guard

Changing of the Guard Changing of the Guard is probably my most favorite event of the year.  It is a time to look back at the success of the club, thank those who have been a part of it, and cast a vision for the future.  That sentiment is represented in the President’s Helmet of…

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The Hunt for POP 356

The Hunt for “POP 356” This is the story of my hunt for the perfect 356 Porsche that began more than two years ago.  Studying the history of the early Porsche models became an interesting and fun adventure for me, although I already knew I loved Porsche cars.  My first Porsche was a 930 Turbo…

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