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More 935 favorite photos

I'm going through old photos and scanning them before they loose their color completely. I found a couple of 935 photos that have always been my favorites.
This one is taken at about 10pm during the 1981 Daytona
24 hours, I just like the feeling of the lights and the exhaust colors:


This one is from Riverside, probably 1980 or so:


How about your favorites?
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Bruce, I've taken 1000's of photos but this one from Road America 1979 remains one of my favorites:



This is from Rennsport Reunion I, although I confess to massaging it a little with Photoshop:

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This one is not mine, but it is interesting and shows how far the 935 had evolved from the 911 ......

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Hmmmm, maybe they took the 911 concept one step too far with this one. An attempt to compete with the full-blown GTP cars as I recall ......

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This one was taken at either the IMSA or TransAm race at Mid-Ohio in 1980. Torrential downpour made things interesting:



This photo was taken from on top of the pit garages. We bypassed security somehow and found ourselves with a nice vantage point on the roof! I like the lighting of the drivers hands in this. Watkins Glen World Championship for Makes 1980:

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Curt, now you've got me started, might be hard to turn off the tap.
Can't remember where I took this one (getting too old).


More later.
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these are from a historic race at moroso race track in south fl. in the mid '90s. 935s were the featured car.

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Very nice - love that fisheye shot!
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If anybody has a copy of the August 2001 'Road & Track' Salon article (Brumos 935), could you please scan and post the photos? I'm particularly interested in the interior shot showing Peter Gregg's plaid cloth seat -- one of his trademarks.

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These might not be the greatest of shots but I like them because I took them as a young kid at the very first Miami Grand Prix.



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Where do I get a plaid suit like that one?
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This one I took at Mid-Ohio at the Lumberman's 500 - a race where several different classes ran together but they were handicapped somehow so there was only 1 overall winner, no class winners. It was always an interesting race.

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A pic of a 935 engine I built in 1979:
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