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Originally Posted by RarlyL8 View Post
Nice site but I don't believe the 930 was the first production sports car with a turbocharger and pressure regulator. The Chevy Corvair did that a decade earlier. I suppose calling a Corvair a sports car might be marginal.
I take it this is wrong then...?

1974
"At the Paris Auto Show during the height of the oil crisis, Porsche presents the 911Turbo – the world’s first production sports car with exhaust turbocharger and pressure regulator."
http://www.porsche.com/usa/aboutporsche/porschehistory/milestones/


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