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2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupé R vs. 2014 Porsche 911 50th Anniversary Edition [Head 2 Head Episode 55]

On this episode of Head 2 Head, two of the best driver’s cars on the market face off.

The 550-horsepower Jaguar F-Type Coupe R and 430-horsepower Porsche 911 50th Anniversary Edition both have carbon ceramic brakes, active dampers, and active differentials, and both are rear-drive.

Both are intent on making driving enjoyable and rewarding. But which one does it best? Watch and find out!

Porsche 911 GT3 vs Aston Martin V12 Vantage S vs Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series [Chris Harris On Cars]

Driving the Porsche 911 GT3, Aston Martin V12 Vantage S, and Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series is a special occasion indeed.

Which is best for the track and on the road, and which one would you have?

2014 Audi R8 Spyder vs 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet! [Head 2 Head Episode 37]

On this episode of Head 2 Head, it’s sibling rivalry time. Jonny Lieberman heads to the American Southwest in Utah with two of the best convertibles money can, the Audi R8 Spyder and the Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet. Amazingly, these two high-end, high performance wonders are both manufactured by the Volkswagen Automotive Group.

Starting in Las Vegas, Lieberman works his way to a near magical road in Escalante, Utah to figure out which of these German wonders is the best drop top. Why Utah? After getting a good look at Highway 12, you’ll never ask that question again. The two cars aren’t bad to look at either.

Will the Audi’s AWD grip and extra horsepower be enough to counter the Porsche’s lower weight and RWD sports car advantage? Will the manual Porsche have the strength and the chops to take on the higher tech, dual-clutch equipped R8?

Porsche Central Display Goodwood Festival of Speed 2013

Artist and designer Gerry Judah made this impressive sculpture holding three iconic Porsche cars 35-meters-high in the sky, commissioned by Porsche GB to create the sculpture as a celebration of 50 years of the Porsche 911.

(by Gerry Judah; vía gabemax)

Jaguar F-Type V8S vs Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster vs Porsche 911 Carrera S Convertible [Chris Harris On Cars]

490hp, small, very pretty: is that enough to make the fastest F-Type a 911 rival? And would an Aston do the job of a Brit roadster better? This video might expand on some of these points.

Audi R8 V10 Plus, Porsche 911 Turbo S, Litchfield GT-R. Track, Drag-Race [Chris Harris On Cars]

First big group test of 2013.

Audi’s R8 has a new dual-clutch transmission, the Turbo S is on its way out and for £20k, Litchfield will give you a 750hp GT-R than can handle normal roads.

Game on.

Up!