Road Scholars at Monterey Car Week

Road Scholars at Monterey Car Week & Concours d’Elegance – August 14th – 20th, 2017

We are excited to be participating in a number of events during the Monterey Car Week and look forward to seeing many old friends and hope to make new ones! Please be sure to stop by and visit with us at the following events:
 

Quail Motorsports Gathering

Date: Friday, August 18, 2017
Location: Quail Lodge & Golf Club, Carmel, California

 

Showing: 1975 Porsche 911 Turbo 

Only 274 turbos were hand built during the first year of production in 1975. Originally built to satisfy homologation FIA rules for Group 4 & 5, the 930 became a sales success during the 1970’s oil crisis, and become known as the first practical super car. Chassis #0274 is a rare right hand drive example that was delivered from the factory painted in the very unique color of Salmon Metallic. It also features some rare options, such as 911 hood safety stripes, Porsche side scripts on lower rocker panels, and a full white leather interior.

Porsche Club of America Werks Reunion

Date: Friday, August 18, 2017
Location: Corral De Tierra Country Club

 

Showing: 2008 Cayman GTR

We are very excited to be showing our first custom build at the Werks Reunion. This project was completely out of the norm for us, as we are renowned for our authentic restoration work. We decided to break up the monotony of the vintage restoration work in the shop and took on this project. It was a gratifying experience to produce a custom performance-oriented Cayman, built to concours standards, and we have received overwhelming positive feedback from reputable sources. Please stop by to see it in person and meet some of our restoration team who built it.

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017
Location: The Lodge at Pebble Beach
 

Showing: 1952 Porsche 356 Reutter Cabriolet 

We restored this special two owner Pre-A 356 Cabriolet for the Ingram Collection. Only 294 Cabriolets were built for the world in 1952, with only 4 being delivered to North America through Max Hoffman. This cabriolet was a two-owner example with just 30,000 miles when it was delivered to our restoration shop. The second owner kept it for 45 years and had the car repainted silver because the original Fashion Gray paint had finally failed. What is remarkable about this restoration, is the fact that every part on the car is original and we did not have to perform any metal repair work to the body or chassis (a first for us). 1952 was an interim year of early 356 production and there are a lot specific trim items featured only on this model. We look forward to being back on the lawn on Pebble with this stunning cabriolet for the Ingram Collection. Please come say hi to us and see a bunch of restoration guys in suits!

GT2 EVOlution

Written and Photographed By: Brian Rozar   When you think about Porsche in 2017 the first thing that probably comes to mind is Porsche’s latest and greatest release of the Porsche GT2RS. For the most part it has been the most highly anticipated “road” car of the...
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Amercian Speedster

Written & Photographed by Brian Rozar    The 1950’s, a decade of prosperity, colored television, the beginning of rock-n-roll and an overall upbeat and exciting America. As for Porsche, it was the commencement of a legacy with the introduction of the 356. In...
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Winning the Class at Pebble Beach

Winning the Class at Pebble Beach Written by Cam Ingram Photos by Brian Rozar   The 1952 Porsche 356 Cabriolet that we restored for the Ingram Collection earned "Best in Class" honors at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, and we are still riding on...
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2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance – Best in Class

We are excited to announce that last Sunday, the 1952 Reutter Cabriolet Chasis #15040 that we restored came away with a Best in Class win at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance for the Ingram Collection! This is our second “Best in Class” victory at Pebble Beach in a non-Porsche class. If you recall, our first win was with the 1950 Porsche Gmund 356 Coupe that we restored for Peter Hans Porsche back in 2011.

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Matt Farah drives the Cayman GTR

A couple of months ago we released our custom Cayman GTR build video on YouTube. To our surprise it received an honorable amount of views, in a short period of time, with the help of a few popular automotive outlet features. With the views came comments… but one...
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