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2017 911 Carrera S Review

Lava Orange Crush

Dan and Christian give their initial impressions on a 991.2 Carrera S in striking Lava Orange paint. With 7 speed manual trans, sport suspension (Sport PASM), and sport exhaust (tuned up with SharkWerks PSE system) this car was kitted out with drivers in mind. Porsche's ability to build superb and comprehensive products may be unmatched right now. And this example is eminently capable, but too much so?

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For Sale - 1976 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera

This immaculate 1976 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera has recently finished a multi year restoration. It gleams in rare Light Yellow paint, and has the unusual combination of sunroof delete along with sport options including dual sport seats, LSD, and Turbo graphics. Click below to read more about this amazing car that has reache mythological status. And contact us at with any questions or if you are interested in purchasing this car.

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For Sale - 2019 BMW 330i xDrive Sport Wagon

Resplendent in rare sunset orange metallic paint, this BMW is a shining example of why we enthusiasts love sport wagons. Unfortunately BMW will not be bringing the next model of 3 Series wagon to our shores, so this low miles example is about as close as one can get to a new one stateside. Contact us at with any questions or if you are interested in purchasing this wagon.

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Porsche Cayenne (958) Rear Sunblind Motor Fix

The Porsche Cayenne 958 is a beautiful piece of kit. In this DIY article, we add seven helpful tips to replacing the $8 plastic gears in the electric roll-up sunblinds for the rear windows. When these gears fail, the window becomes inoperable.

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Porsche 911 Turbo Spoiler Failure:

Replacing the Porsche System with Rennkit eRams

Read a review of the Rennkit eRam electric ram solution for the all too common hydraulic spoiler failure on 996 and 997 911 Turbo models.

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Sold - 1960 MGA 1600

The 1960 MGA 1600 was designed with a singular purpose: driving enjoyment. This example was pulled from a barn in Kansas 2 years ago, and after extensive work detailed here, is now a running and driving project car. Contact us at with any questions or if you are interested in selling your own enthusiast car on Revo.

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Sold - 1988 Land Rover Defender 110

Combining the best of British and American motoring, this Landy mates a legendary Defender 110 with a powerful GM "LS" V8 engine and transmission. This vehicle was beautifully restored by the prior owner. The components were meticulously selected (and detailed in this article), and work together in both visual and mechanical harmony, epitomizing the special Anglo-American relationship.

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Sold - 2006 BMW 330ci ZHP Convertible

The ZHP package was offered for only a few years during the E46 3 Series run. It was a comprehensive package that added more power, better suspension, handsome interior upgrades, and aggressive exterior styling. Many consider the ZHP to be a better all around driver than the corresponding M3. This beautiful Imola Red convertible has only 40,600 miles, and is in immaculate condition. Click below to read more this car and the ZHP package. This car has sold. Contact us at if you are interested in listing your own car on Revo.

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Sold - 2018 Ford Fiesta ST

The spec sheet may make it look modest at face value, but don't be fooled, the Ford Fiesta ST is an Ace on the road. Heavy on fun and light on weight the Fiesta ST is a true party.

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Sold - 1992 Land Rover Defender 90

This is a European spec 1992 Land Rover Defender 90 with a 200TDi turbo diesel, and 5 speed manual transmission. It was formerly a Spanish fire truck that was legally imported by the seller under the DOT/EPA 25 year exemption (paper work to convey).

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Sold - 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo S

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!

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A Wagon State of Mind - BMW F31

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 Smorgasbord

Feast over what is possibly the cleanest and nicest E21 320i "S" in the world (seriously). With surfaces, nooks, and crannies so immaculate you wouldn't hesitate to butter your English Muffin on them, this is a truly special ride. But it isn't all cosmetic, and the owner ordered all the right period correct tuner parts on the menu, resulting in not only a stunning looking car, but one that drives the part too.

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For Sale - 1961 Chevy Corvette MGD Drag Racer

Gold paint, beer logos, and big smokey burnouts in a convertible: that should be what your summer is all about. 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 for more information.

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Oh, Oh, Ohlins

Installing Ohlins Road & Track (R&T) Coilovers 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.

There's a Party in My Garage

I bought a Fiesta ST the other day. It was impulsive, but rewarding. Read about my thought process and what makes this European Feeling pocket rocket such a fantastic car. What is "European Feel," you ask? Is that an obscenity? In the words of Justice Potter Stewart, "I shall not attempt to further define [it]... but I know it when I see it." Read on to find out more.

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Sold - 1977 Jeep Cherokee Chief Sport

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.

You've Always Liked the 996...

... you just didn't know it.

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.

Sold - 2015 BMW M4 Coupe, 13k Miles

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 for further information.

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2019 Photo Annual

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.

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Sold - 2016 Ariel Atom 3S - The Wild One

This 2016 Ariel Atom 3S has just under 900 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 bid at auction to win this one (link to auction coming soon).  Read more about this unique and intense vehicle here on Revolving Garage. (Now live on BringaTrailer)

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BMW F30 Brake Pads - Finding A Happy Medium

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.

Holiday Gift Guide for The Car Enthusiast - 2019

A non-sponsorsed holiday gift guide for the car enthusiast in your life. Dig in, enjoy, let us know what you think!

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Sold - Q Car, Exhibt A: The Mercedes 300 SEL 6.3

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!

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A Raptor Assualt on the Senses

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.

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Sold - 2018 Audi RS3

The RS3 is motivated by a unique 5 cylinder turbo charged motor which hearkens back to Audi's Gruppe B rally roots, click below or email us to find our more and perhaps channel your inner Walter Rohl in this low mileage rocket ship. 

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BMW F30 Transfer Case Replacement

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).

Sold - "Icy Hot" '34 Ford Fordor Sedan Hot Rod

This ice blue '34 Ford Sedan Hot Rod with long Montana history sold 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 for further information about listing your enthusiast car on Revo.

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Sold - 2016 Dodge Viper ACR Extreme

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.

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Sold at Auction: 1981 Toyota 4WD SR5 Pickup: A Legend, Restored

Legendary for durability, reliability, and ease of repairs, these trucks have long been sought after by all manner of enthusiasts. This 1981 Toyota SR5 4WD pickup shines in Metallic Red.

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Sold at Auction: 2008 Porsche 911 GT2 - Rare Air

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.

A Driver's Dream

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.

A Valuable Proposal

The 1964 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Coupe may not be worth a lot of money, but it sure has a lot of value...

Sold at Auction - 1987 VW Vanagon Weekender

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...

Sold - 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4

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.

Sold - 2006 Lotus Elise

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.

1997 BMW M3 Sedan

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 for more information.