There’s nothing quite like classic air-cooled Porsches. Smooth and curvaceous body lines converge and morph into this beautiful and aggressive machine. The sound of a flat six at
A few weeks ago, Ewen sent a message to our Facebook page after we sent out a post seeking some cool cars to check out. He sent over a few photos and we knew instantly they were something to take a closer look at. What you see is a pair of Porsche 356’s, and no they aren’t replicas or reproductions they are Stuttgart sheet metal. The first one Ewen purchased is a 1965 356C. He picked it up in 2011 and it was in dire need of full restoration.
The car came to him with no glass or running gear and he said it was banged up to the point the door couldn’t close. Ewen enlisted a couple of local shops to restore and repair the body and
When its time to get a little more serious about speed and momentum through the turns Ewen turns to his attention to his 1959 356A racecar. He bought the car to continue its long life as a well-loved racer. In previous years the car had been on several tracks including Watkins Glen, Daytona, Virginia International
Ewen acquired the car early in 2018 from its last owner in Florida. He bought it to have as a weekend racer and he has already run through a
When we really peel back the layers of this brand, we are left with one simple founding idea and that is driving. These classic 356’s had been built with pure driving passion and feel in mind. When Ewen fires up the little 1600cc flat four motors they sing the song of what we were founded on and they leave a smile on not just Ewen’s face, but everyone within earshot who knows what they are listening to.
Date Posted: March 4, 2019