Getting To Know You – PCT Hill Climb 2013

UPDATE – Re-posted with larger gallery! —— Sunday November 17 saw the Porsche Club of Tasmania host a hill climb at Baskerville Raceway here in Hobart. I took my 968 ClubSport along to see what it’s like to drive the car unfettered. Was it fun? Yes it was. Well, for 4.5 minutes, at least. More on that at the end. Here’s a diagram of the track. Our course started just before turn 10 and finished at turn 7. It’s not quite the course that comes to mind when you think of a typical hill climb. This is no long drive […]

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Here’s A Photo Of One Of My Nuts.

Warning – this post may contain content about a certain brand of car beginning with P. I feel like I’ve been gushing a little too much about my latest acquisition so I’m trying not to mention it too much lest people get a bit sick of it – but HOT-DAMN, it’s good! If there’s one thing I fell in love with straight away when it comes to my 968, it’s the grip. Much of that comes courtesy of the car’s transaxle, 50/50 weight balance and limited slip diff. But the finishing touch was the four rubber patches holding it to […]

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