Turbo Fever: Time For Tea?

Given that we're going to meet up with Magnus Walker later in the month this little vid is a timely reminder of why he's such a fixture in the Porsche enthusiast landscape.

Turbo history lesson, courtesy of Walker (and dog)
Turbo history lesson, courtesy of Walker (and dog)
And if the last vid in which he featured here on PH tipped a little into 'lifestyle' this one is purely about the cars. And what cars! A demonstration of what a bit of well-funded OCD can achieve, Walker's assembly of pre-intercooler 911 Turbos, each with a fascinating back story, is a hell of a line-up. And it's easy to warm to both his sincere love - and detailed description - of the driving experience and respect for the history and stories embodied in each.

Purists aghast at Walker's free-spirited approach to modifying his 911s can take heart that his Turbos - ride height drops and fatter rubber aside - remain standard. And that his passion for the cars remains as informed and detailed as ever.



[Source: XCar, via Youtube]

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Comments (74) Join the discussion on the forum

  • myhandle 01 Nov 2013

    930 = Good
    Turbo Carrera badge = not good.

  • soad 01 Nov 2013

    Enjoyed that!

  • davethreepointwo 01 Nov 2013

    Pistonheads…When you meet up with him next month, just remember less chat and more driving.

  • urquattroGus 01 Nov 2013

    Somehow something about him just smacks me of trying a bit too hard really.

  • monthefish 01 Nov 2013

    Pistonheaders are already talking about it here

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