NNJR BLOG

  • 9A1 Engine

    TECHNICAL WORKSHOP By Jay Coates PORSCHE 9A1 ENGINE This article is intended to provide a brief, technical description of the Porsche 9a1 engine. Its design is robust and advanced. Main Differences from Predecessor M96 & M97 One of the main differences from the predecessors M96 & M97 is that the 9a1 engine has no IMS […]

  • The Sixties NNJR Second Decade

    Following the 1957 charter of NNJR into PCA, the full decade of the ‘60s witnessed sustained growth, both nationally and at NNJR. The US auto industry was regularly setting new sales and profit records. In Detroit and Europe speed sold cars, taking the sporty-car game to new heights as Ferrari battled a Ford challenge at […]

  • Concours Corner

    By Chris Erven & Jeff Erven NNJR Concours Chair The third judged concours event of the season on Sunday, Sept. 11, was hosted by NNJR member Frank Bogyos at his beautiful Wingspread Farm. As we drove up the long driveway, we were welcomed by two rows of American flags in honor of the victims of […]

  • Porsche Love

    By Tom Watt It all started when I was 5 years old. I would line up my match box cars and pretended to race them. I would tell adults that I wanted to be a race car driver when I grow up. During the long summer days, I would remember all makes and models that […]