Saturday, April 25, 2009

Porsche 928 S4/GT (1987 - 1995)

- In the 70's, Porsche envisaged that the 928 would be the successor the legendary 911.
- The Porsche 928 established reputation as a very capable grand tourer,
- Voted car of the year for 1978.
- In 1987, the Porsche 928 S4 version was launched with a reshaped nose, re-designed tail lamps and a new separate rear spoiler.
- The Porsche 928 GT variant arrived in 1989 with an extra 10bhp followed by the 360bhp Porsche 928 GTS in 1991, capable of 170 mph.
- Coupe body type with 2 doors and 4 seats
- 4957cc V8 cylinder engine producing 320 bhp maximum power
- Claimed top speed of 161 mph
- Accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 6.3 seconds


Porsche 928 S4/GT Videos


1990 Porsche 928 S4


Porsche 928 S4 1987 Marketing Video



Porsche 928 S4 1990 Marketing Video

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Ferrari F40 (1987 - 1992)



- Rated by many as the greatest Supercar
- The Ferrari F40 was the last car commissioned by the late Enzo Ferrari
- Power to weight ratio of over 400bhp/ton.
- The price of an F40 reached over half a million pounds during the boom of the late 80's
- Coupe body type with 2 doors and 2 seats
- V8 2936 cc endine producing maximum power of 478 bhp
- Claimed top speed of 201 mph
- Accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds



Ferrari F40 Videos


Jordan F1 vs Ferrari F40


Top Gear - Jaguar XJ220 vs Ferrari F40


Ferrari F40, first UK test 1988