Tag: Porsche 718

Porsche Willing To Use Hybridization To Keep Its Naturally Aspirated Engines Alive

The naturally aspirated engine is a dying breed but Porsche says it is eager to keep making them, even if that means turning to hybridization. While the vast majority of Boxster, Cayman and 911 models are now turbocharged, there are still a handful of sports cars with NA engines being produced by the German automaker, […]

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2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Is Excellent But Needs Shorter Gearing

Few car manufacturers are as well versed at making exceptional sports cars like Porsche, and the 718 Cayman GT4 is one of its finest recent creations. Powering the GT4 is a 4.0-liter naturally aspirated flat-six, although this is not the same engine as the 911 GT3 and is instead based on the 3.0-liter twin-turbo six-cylinder […]

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Porsche 718 Cayman GTS 4.0, BMW M2 CS And Mercedes-AMG A45 S Go To War

In spite of having different layouts, the BMW M2 CS, Porsche 718 Cayman GTS 4.0 and Mercedes-AMG A45 S offer similar straight-line performance, but which one is faster at the track? That’s what we are about to find out, as AutoBildSportsCars put them at the Lausitzring with an experienced driver at the helm to see […]

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What Else Can You Get For $1.1M Instead Of The Nissan GT-R50 By Italdesign?

The market for $1 million cars has exploded in recent years, and there are now many more choices in this rarefied segment than there used to be a decade ago. One nameplate you wouldn’t expect to find on a list of cars that cost $1 million is the Nissan GT-R, though. That changed late last […]

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Could Porsche Ever Build A Lightweight Small Sports Car Again? Design Chief Thinks It’s Possible

Back in the earlier days of motoring, when on-board tech meant having a radio, and safety systems beyond brakes and a seat belt were unheard of, cars used to weigh just a few hundreds of kilograms. Porsche’s chief of design Michael Mauer certainly remembers those days, as one of his favorite models ever is the […]

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2020 Toyota GR Supra And 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS Battle It Out, Which One Would You Get?

The 2020 Toyota Supra and the 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS are two excellent sports cars and Redline Reviews is here to see which the best is. On paper, the two match up very well. Powering the Toyota Supra is BMW’s B58 3.0-liter turbocharged six-cylinder engine that’s good for 335 hp and 365 lb-ft (494 […]

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$60,000 Sports Car Poll: Would You Go For The 2020 Corvette C8 Or Something Else?

With the 2020 Corvette C8 arriving at dealerships, we thought now would be a good time to check out its competition. While there’s nothing quite like the mid-engine Corvette, there are a number of other models on either side of its $59,995 base price. Toyota GR Supra 3.0 On the sports car side, there’s the […]

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Porsche 718 Cayman T vs. Alpine A110S: Which One’s Quicker On Track?

Renault’s resurrected Alpine brand has a long history of making good drivers’ cars, but the new A110S faces a major obstacle: not only is it positioned against the likes of the Porsche 718 Cayman T, but more importantly, it’s also £4,755 ($5,893/€5,328) more expensive than the established German sports car in the United Kingdom. Now, […]

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