What’s a high mileage if you’re spending €1 million? Also: the Japanese salaryman’s coffin and a Slovakian microadster.

porsche 993 gauge cluster
1997 Porsche 993 Turbo S, €999,999 • After sifting through the joke ads and placeholder data on more than a few used car sites, I came across this reportedly very well-maintained and highly original ex-U.S. delivery Porsche…with more than 114,000 kms on the odometer. Agree on the 993’s increasing valuation or not, it’s uncommon to see such a recent vehicle with both high mileage and a seven figure asking price. Mercedes-Benz 300SL models, vintage Ferraris, Prewar Alfa Romeos, sure. But an off-white 1997 Porsshhh? via mobile.de

⚠️ headphone users: warning for the intro. HILARIOUS. F-150, Goldilocks, only suspension, change wheels, look cool. Carry stuff. Cheap to run. Those are my notes from this video of Alexi—aka Noriyaro—as he introduces a spectacular new project car and explores what makes the Toyota Probox so crucial to Japan’s economy…and tuning culture. Noriyaro on YouTube

Don’t miss the Weekend Edition…all about modifying cars to play nice with carbs.

carbs are back (sort of)
Three classics, three carb-related upgrades, and three alternative takes on getting the most from gasoline.


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