The Truth About Cars » porsche cayman http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:30:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » porsche cayman http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Call Me 718: Porsche Changes Names of Boxster, Cayman For Some Reason http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/call-718-porsche-changes-names-boxster-cayman-reason/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/call-718-porsche-changes-names-boxster-cayman-reason/#comments Thu, 10 Dec 2015 21:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1239529 Porsche announced Wednesday that it would change the model names for 2016 of its Boxster and Cayman models to “718 Boxster” and “718 Cayman” because there was once a race car in the 1950s and 1960s that had four cylinders and competed in a bunch of races, I guess. Either that, or Porsche is really […]

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Porsche announced Wednesday that it would change the model names for 2016 of its Boxster and Cayman models to “718 Boxster” and “718 Cayman” because there was once a race car in the 1950s and 1960s that had four cylinders and competed in a bunch of races, I guess. Either that, or Porsche is really […]

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Will Auto Enthusiasts in 2053 See The Alfa Romeo 4C As This Generation’s Dino? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/will-auto-enthusiasts-in-2053-see-the-alfa-romeo-4c-as-this-generations-dino/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/will-auto-enthusiasts-in-2053-see-the-alfa-romeo-4c-as-this-generations-dino/#comments Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:00:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=530089 When it was first introduced, what we know today as the Ferrari Dino was a bit of a conundrum. Simultaneously a tribute to Alfredo “Dino” Ferrari, Enzo Ferrari’s beloved deceased son, the first roadgoing midengine car from Ferrari, and an attempt to amortize costs between Ferrari and Fiat, which had bought the sports car maker […]

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When it was first introduced, what we know today as the Ferrari Dino was a bit of a conundrum. Simultaneously a tribute to Alfredo “Dino” Ferrari, Enzo Ferrari’s beloved deceased son, the first roadgoing midengine car from Ferrari, and an attempt to amortize costs between Ferrari and Fiat, which had bought the sports car maker […]

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Porsche Makes The Scene At Adbusters, Linked To A Mental Illness http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/porsche-makes-the-scene-at-adbusters-linked-to-a-mental-illness/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/porsche-makes-the-scene-at-adbusters-linked-to-a-mental-illness/#comments Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:08:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=501849 Your humble E-I-C is a fairly committed capitalist tool, in pretty much all senses of the phrase, but I’m also a fairly ardent reader of left-leaning publications and books. This month’s Adbusters throws a shout out to Porsche by reprinting a recent Cayman ad and superimposing a description of narcissistic personality disorder on it. To […]

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Your humble E-I-C is a fairly committed capitalist tool, in pretty much all senses of the phrase, but I’m also a fairly ardent reader of left-leaning publications and books. This month’s Adbusters throws a shout out to Porsche by reprinting a recent Cayman ad and superimposing a description of narcissistic personality disorder on it. To […]

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Does The Porsche 911 Have Any Competitors? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/does-the-porsche-911-have-any-competitors/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/does-the-porsche-911-have-any-competitors/#comments Tue, 23 Apr 2013 17:10:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=485977 I used to work for Porsche. You already know this because I mention it in most of my stories, hopeful that you will go tell your friends “TTAC has a guy who used to work for Porsche!” to which they will reply: “Used to? Road & Track has fifty people who still do.” Just kidding. […]

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I used to work for Porsche. You already know this because I mention it in most of my stories, hopeful that you will go tell your friends “TTAC has a guy who used to work for Porsche!” to which they will reply: “Used to? Road & Track has fifty people who still do.” Just kidding. […]

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Porsche Reveals Hat-Wearing Boxster: 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/porsche-reveals-hat-wearing-boxster-2012-los-angeles-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/porsche-reveals-hat-wearing-boxster-2012-los-angeles-auto-show/#comments Wed, 28 Nov 2012 15:20:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=468271 We liked the Boxster S when we briefly drove it during a stage-managed event designed to show off its best characteristics. The Cayman should be even better. The base Cayman uses the venerable 2.7L flat-six, good for 275 horsepower, while the Cayman S gets a 325 horsepower 3.4L unit. With the PDK, Sport Chrono package […]

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We liked the Boxster S when we briefly drove it during a stage-managed event designed to show off its best characteristics. The Cayman should be even better. The base Cayman uses the venerable 2.7L flat-six, good for 275 horsepower, while the Cayman S gets a 325 horsepower 3.4L unit. With the PDK, Sport Chrono package […]

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Porsche Cayman Insta-Leaked http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/porsche-cayman-insta-leaked/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/porsche-cayman-insta-leaked/#comments Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:15:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=467164 A couple of Instagram photos blew the cover of the next-generation Porsche Cayman. Yes, it looks like the Boxster, and under the skin it will probably be the same as well. More photos below.

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A couple of Instagram photos blew the cover of the next-generation Porsche Cayman. Yes, it looks like the Boxster, and under the skin it will probably be the same as well. More photos below.

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Toyobaru Hype: We’ve Hit Peak Bullshit http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/toyobaru-hype-weve-hit-peak-bullshit/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/toyobaru-hype-weve-hit-peak-bullshit/#comments Fri, 20 Jul 2012 15:06:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=453533 As if the absurdly hyperbolic headline “The day the world changed” wasn’t enough of a tip-off , the hype machine for the Toyobaru twins has officially reached its zenith, with Wheels magazine’s Peter Robinson declaring the Japanese-spec Toyota 86 to be superior to the Porsche Cayman. Reading Robinson’s article, it’s as if I’d experienced a […]

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As if the absurdly hyperbolic headline “The day the world changed” wasn’t enough of a tip-off , the hype machine for the Toyobaru twins has officially reached its zenith, with Wheels magazine’s Peter Robinson declaring the Japanese-spec Toyota 86 to be superior to the Porsche Cayman. Reading Robinson’s article, it’s as if I’d experienced a […]

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