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Forum: Off Topic Discussions Yesterday, 05:43 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,980
Posted By MrBonus
Distance driving is no issue with the...

Distance driving is no issue with the Supercharging network. Most hotels and many restaurants now offer EV charging so you rarely are doing more than a single longer stop if you're doing a normal...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions Yesterday, 07:08 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,980
Posted By MrBonus
No, my 997 C2S was the most expensive new car I...

No, my 997 C2S was the most expensive new car I purchased.

My Tesla was $55,000, then I received a $1875 federal tax credit and my state cut me a check for $3500 for buying it, so less than...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions Yesterday, 06:51 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,980
Posted By MrBonus
That is application dependent. As a daily...

That is application dependent. As a daily driver, I'll take my Tesla over any gas vehicle I've owned or do own.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-13-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 25,415
Posted By MrBonus
I appreciate this perspective. I have no desire...

I appreciate this perspective. I have no desire to buy a concourse car and don't particularly care for perfect originality but my fear is that I'll buy something stuffed with bondo and rust and end...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-13-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 25,415
Posted By MrBonus
Okay, after seeing everything you guys just...

Okay, after seeing everything you guys just posted, now I kind of just want to stick with my rust free Ghia.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-13-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 25,415
Posted By MrBonus
I have a friend who has substantial experience on...

I have a friend who has substantial experience on the restoration side and he said something similar. He said that they were relatively cheap for so long that many had substandard restorations that...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-11-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 25,415
Posted By MrBonus
Thanks, Adam. This spring I plan to be a serious...

Thanks, Adam. This spring I plan to be a serious buyer. My price point is right between the top price you mentioned on a solid driver and the low end of a really good car. It took me two years to...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-10-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 25,415
Posted By MrBonus
Have 356C coupes dropped at all? Because I'd...

Have 356C coupes dropped at all? Because I'd like to shave a few bucks off before I buy in.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-09-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,718
Posted By MrBonus
Porsche people are THE WORST. But the cars...

Porsche people are THE WORST.

But the cars are nice.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 01-09-2020, 08:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,718
Posted By MrBonus
I sold my '89 because I wanted something that was...

I sold my '89 because I wanted something that was less original and I wouldn't worry so much about driving it. I also thought my Lotus was more fun to drive. I'm 1.5 years into ownership and the...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 12-14-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,807
Posted By MrBonus
Their acceptance/rejection process is utterly...

Their acceptance/rejection process is utterly illogical and from my conversations with them, based on how many of a certain vehicle they're getting submissions for during the current period of time....
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 12-05-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,474
Posted By MrBonus
I think I'd save a few hundred thousand and get...

I think I'd save a few hundred thousand and get an Emory Outlaw of some sort.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-26-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2,764
Views: 183,440
Posted By MrBonus
A rare opportunity!

A rare opportunity!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-25-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,644
Posted By MrBonus
*Yet The supercharger network is expanding...

*Yet

The supercharger network is expanding quickly and many of the new supercharging stations have pull-through chargers which will be critical for anyone carrying a trailer behind them.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-22-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 7,284
Posted By MrBonus
edit: ignore my pointless whining.

edit: ignore my pointless whining.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-20-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 7,284
Posted By MrBonus
I wonder what he plans to do with that hunk. I...

I wonder what he plans to do with that hunk. I doubt anyone is going to offer him anywhere close to $30,000 in any near timeline.

The phenomena of "I know what I have" in the classic car market...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-15-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,764
Views: 183,440
Posted By MrBonus
83,000 miles. Thank you! I've had...

83,000 miles.



Thank you!

I've had quite a bit of interest, even more than I anticipated, so I expect it will sell.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-14-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,846
Posted By MrBonus
It wasn't apples-to-applies in their day but as...

It wasn't apples-to-applies in their day but as these cars age and the idea of a "sports car" morphs, I think they are worthy of discussion because I believe these are all toys at this point to...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-14-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 2,764
Views: 183,440
Posted By MrBonus
Thanks, guys. I just got done writing a massive...

Thanks, guys. I just got done writing a massive check for the "while I'm in there" refurbishment of the Elan and I think I'm going to tinker with it for a few years before I realize I made a...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-13-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,846
Posted By MrBonus
This is an accurate statement. The rattles...

This is an accurate statement.

The rattles at idle are laughable and the floor "feels" solid but I don't trust putting any significant weight on it.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-13-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,846
Posted By MrBonus
Yes, it's the first car that makes me actually...

Yes, it's the first car that makes me actually scared on any multi-lane road at speed but get it on some back roads and it's an epiphany into what driving can be. My 911 is a fantastic car but it...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-13-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 2,764
Views: 183,440
Posted By MrBonus
I just listed my car. I hope it doesn't end up in...

I just listed my car. I hope it doesn't end up in this thread. :D
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 11-13-2019, 06:37 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 25,415
Posted By MrBonus
Once we've rid our streets of ICE vehicles and...

Once we've rid our streets of ICE vehicles and we're riding around in autonomous flying cars, he will be ready to dive into the hobby.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-13-2019, 06:35 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,846
Posted By MrBonus
So the car came back to me last week after a...

So the car came back to me last week after a lengthy refurbishment. We went ahead and did a CV joint conversion, rewired the entire car, replaced all brake lines with stainless units, electronic...
Forum: Porsche Cars For Sale 11-13-2019, 06:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,002
Posted By MrBonus
1989 Carrera Coupe - Baltic Blue, 83,000 original miles

EDIT: Car is sold. Thank you all for your interest.
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