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    Re: Porsche Taycan Turbo S - Short Review

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    Unbelievable how fast they grow... Smiley Smiley

    Maybe we should open up a separate thread with sports car family pics but if you want privacy, you better cover up faces, license plates, etc.. Just saying. 


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    Great idea, I have a couple nice pictures with my son and Porsche’s

    then and now.....


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    Gnil:

     

     

    Is this the son who was driving the Gold R ?  How do you find the car ?  Over here, it is mainly the Toyota version that is sold. ( they are the same cars )  I see rarely the Subaru. Why take the Subaru over the Toyota ? 

     

    Yes, same one I bought the Golf R for. He still have the Golf R. 

    We have like 5 Subaru dealers locally, 3 of them are apart of a bigger dealership group and I know the owners of all 3 Smiley

    No but seriously, when my son asked for one of these, I checked and there was like 3 cars left. Each dealer only gets one car. Next morning when I start making calls 1 of them were already gone, another one had a deposit on it and the 3rd car is like 400km away. I pulled some strings on the one with the deposit, that other guy was waiting on financing approval and it didn't look good, so I got the car and the other guy was offered a cheaper model to fit his financing. Lucky so to speak.

    Locally I rarely see the Toyota version, ratio maybe 5 to 1 Subaru vs Toyota. Not sure why, maybe they just like the Subaru styling better. 

     

     


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    Great pictures ! Thanks a lot for sharing. My son turned 20 the other day. Amazing how fast these (once) little critters grow :)


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    Whoopsy:
    Gnil:

     

     

    Is this the son who was driving the Gold R ?  How do you find the car ?  Over here, it is mainly the Toyota version that is sold. ( they are the same cars )  I see rarely the Subaru. Why take the Subaru over the Toyota ? 

     

    Yes, same one I bought the Golf R for. He still have the Golf R. 

    We have like 5 Subaru dealers locally, 3 of them are apart of a bigger dealership group and I know the owners of all 3 Smiley

    No but seriously, when my son asked for one of these, I checked and there was like 3 cars left. Each dealer only gets one car. Next morning when I start making calls 1 of them were already gone, another one had a deposit on it and the 3rd car is like 400km away. I pulled some strings on the one with the deposit, that other guy was waiting on financing approval and it didn't look good, so I got the car and the other guy was offered a cheaper model to fit his financing. Lucky so to speak.

    Locally I rarely see the Toyota version, ratio maybe 5 to 1 Subaru vs Toyota. Not sure why, maybe they just like the Subaru styling better. 

     

     

    Thanks. I'll have to looks more into it. Normally here the Subaru' s are sold very well, but mainly because of their AWD/snow capacities and reliability.  


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    Subaru/Toyota is suppose to be readying a new version of the car, the tS was the send off for the old platform. 

     


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    schmoell:

    Great pictures ! Thanks a lot for sharing. My son turned 20 the other day. Amazing how fast these (once) little critters grow :)

    Your son is everything else than "little"... Smiley 

    Send my regards to him. Smiley


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    I imagine there's new Porsche fans that google information and whenever they stumble upon a link back to RT they just leave cause the information contained in a thread never corresponds to the title. 

    indecision


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    Leawood911:

    Rennteam encryption. Impossible to crack 

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    beltar:

    Explaining my 2 grandsons the difference between rear-engine of the 993 and mid-engine of the boxster spyder... in the hope they once will share my interests in porsches...WhatsApp Image 2020-09-07 at 09.17.49.jpeg

    That is a beautiful photo. I am lucky to have a grandson who is equally passionate about cars. Plus my future son-in-law. A love of cars also ensures there are never any awkward gaps in conversation!!


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    Can this scene be recreated in the EV era?


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    mcdelaug:

    Can this scene be recreated in the EV era?

    lifting the cars, looking at the compact battery packs Smiley


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    the-missile:
    mcdelaug:

    Can this scene be recreated in the EV era?

    lifting the cars, looking at the compact battery packs Smiley

    Like looking at a 992 motor?  You guys have the funniest questions. Maybe reflect on the good old days when there were horses. I bet people looked down on cars and could not understand why anyone would trade their horse for that. Smiley


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    lifting the cars, looking at the compact battery packs Smiley

    Like looking at a 992 motor?  You guys have the funniest questions. Maybe reflect on the good old days when there were horses. I bet people looked down on cars and could not understand why anyone would trade their horse for that. Smiley

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    Maybe I should buy a horse next...


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    mcdelaug:

    Maybe I should buy a horse next...

    You live in Texas and have no horse? What is wrong with you? Smiley Smiley

    Smiley Smiley


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    Horse maintenance can kill you, much worse than any car...


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    Re: Porsche Taycan Turbo S - Short Review

    Nice review. Thanks for posting. Seems likely I would react the same. 


     
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