A consistent hesitation on acceleration in my BMW 328 xDrive Touring (F31) led to the replacement of my transfer case. Read more about the symptoms, diagnosis, and repair of this relatively common issue in F30 generation xDrive BMWs (along with other series and generations of xDrive BMWs).
Long before Ford stopped selling sedans, long before “SUV” became a part of the car buying lexicon, and long before Porsche became a “truck” manufacturer.... there was a full size Jeep. Body on frame, big V8 power, 4x4 via transfer case, and room for the entire family complex. This is a well cared for example with nice engine enhancements and a fresh interior. Click in for the full listing and contact us at email@example.com with inquiries.
The 2014 BMW 328i M-Sport wagon (F31) had FOUR factory brake package options. This article digs in on the owner's process to select new brake pads in a situation where too many options from BMW has led to too few options from the after market.
Refreshing the Suspension on a 911 Turbo
After 20 years on the road, it's time to freshen up the original suspension on a 2001 911 Turbo. I've decided to install an Ohlins Road & Track coil over kit, with some additional parts from Tarett Engineering. Read about this ongoing process here.
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The Porsche 911 which debuted in 1999 is referred to as the "996" version of the 911. It has been the target of criticism, both fair and overblown, since its launch. Take a fresh look at the 996 through a comparison to several other Porsche legends, the Porsche GT1 Strassenversion, the 959, and the Carrera GT. You might find the 996 has more in common with these revered models than you ever realized.
Kick off the new decade with a big smokey burn out. This 1961 Corvette still wears its race livery including Miller Genuine Draft primary sponsorship as well as several local Butte, Montana businesses and contingency sponsors. It's fitted with a custom, period correct nose piece, and includes an original Hot Rod magazine catalog featuring the part. This hot rod wears street legal staggered tires and is ready for cruise nights, shows or a return to competition. Click in or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
As we wrap up 2019, we are astounded by the cars we have been able to spend time with. Click in for the full article which contains high resolution images of our best photos of the year. Perfect for your desktop background / wall paper, and also special edits for your phone background as well.
This 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo S in GT Silver Metallic has just ~7,000 miles behind it, and many more to come. The 911 Turbo has long been the paragon of performance, comfort, durability and utility. This "991" series Turbo S is no different, with blistering performance figures in a car that can be driven everyday. Click below to read more, and contact us at email@example.com for further information, or to purchase this Porsche.
In the mid 1960s Mercedes stuffed the 6.3 Liter V8 from the enormous "Grosser" limousine into its full size sedan, creating the Mercedes 300 SEL 6.3, and the first true "Q Car." It was claimed to be the fastest production sedan in the world, able to haul it's occupants across the German countryside at sustained speeds in excess of 120 mph. It now holds an important place in automotive history, and is still a pleasure to experience. Enjoy!
Ford offers a unique program to purchasers of new Ford Raptor trucks called "Raptor Assault." It is offered in the desert setting of the Tooele Valley, in Utah, and involves a day of instruction, high speed off road driving, rock crawling, and of course, a jump. Best yet, you do it all in Ford's own trucks. The author recently purchased a Raptor and has shared his experience at Raptor Assault.
This 2016 Ariel Atom 3S has just over 800 miles, and is a perfectly spec'd example ready for its next owner. A new build may require a wait time of a year or more (conservatively), or you can start driving this like-new example today. Read more about this unique and intense vehicle here on Revolving Garage, and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or to purchase.
The F82 BMW M4 Coupe was a return to silky smooth straight six power for the M3/M4. The result is rocket ship speed that is usable around town. This example shows beautifully in Mineral Grey Metallic paint, with low miles, service records, and no mechanical needs. Contact us at email@example.com for further information.
This ice blue '34 Ford Sedan Hot Rod with long Montana history is currently for sale by its owner in Bozeman, MT. It features an all steel body, great period touches like suicide doors, and strong and reliable Chevy power. It is ready for you to drive, show, and enjoy. Click below to read more, and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information, or to purchase this ice blue hot rod.
This 2016 Dodge Viper ACR Extreme is a like new, 2-owner example that has been meticulously cared for and has not seen track or auto-x time. It is a usable and street-able portal to insanity. Late for a tee time? Throw your clubs in the trunk (yes, they fit), fire up the V10, slot the manual transmission into gear, and hope there's no traffic. This car was sold at auction. Click here for more about this rare model.
For sale is this meticulously restored 1981 Toyota SR5 4WD pickup. Legendary for durability, reliability, and ease of repairs, these trucks have long been sought after by all manner of enthusiasts. This example shines in Metallic Red, and is ready for a place in your garage. Contact us at email@example.com for more information, pricing, and to purchase.
The 2008 Porsche 911 GT2 is among one of the rarest Porsche's brought to the United States. This is an incredible example of Porsche at their best. Click in to get a little history, oogle some photos, and find out how to bring this 997 home.
BMW's 3-series wagon (F31) provides a sport sedan like driving experience with all the practicality of a CUV. Plus, wagons are simply better looking and more special, right? Dive into this deeper and look at what makes a BMW 3-series wagon so appealing.
The 2001 Porsche 911 Turbo was the first water cooled 911 Turbo model. It was a technological leap forward, but not everyone welcomed the change. Nearly 20 years on these Turbos are a blast to drive, at a fraction the cost of any other Turbo variant. They are, a Driver's Dream.
This is a Pastel White 1987 VW Vanagon Westfalia Weekender, with a 4-speed manual mated to the a Ford Zetec (Bostig Conversion) motor. The Bostig conversion is a well supported and popular option that replaces the factory power is a reliable and strong power plant that has has served duty in innumerable Fords over the years. Read on for more details about this daily driving, family hauling, base camp on wheels...
The 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 is one of the special cars of this era. This particular example is for sale with 5,234 miles, and is located in Los Angeles, California. Click in to read more, day dream in the photos, and dive deep on the build sheet. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be put in touch with the selling dealer.
This 2006 Lotus Elise has just 11,148 miles. It is Canyon Red over Biscuit leather. Unmodified, and well cared for by two owners, this Elise provides a visceral driving experience, in a gorgeous and lightweight package. This car is equipped with Touring and Sport packs, and has the hard top shown and a soft top. Located in Bozeman, MT.
The 1997 (E36) BMW M3 Sedan is an iconic car. The E36 M3 sedan was only available for years 1997 and 1998, and it came with a 3.2l 240bhp inline-6. This car has the standard ZF 5-speed manual transmission. Cast in Cosmos Black over black leather. This example listing is not currently for sale, but then again... contact us at email@example.com for more information.