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Category Archives: Classic Air-Cooled Porsche

Here at Performance Porsche we are gaining a strong reputation for our work on all air-cooled models, whether it be a minor repair, engine rebuild or a full restoration.

Super Clean 993 Targa


Wayne brought his super clean 993 Targa down for cosmetic paintwork. Car is sporting Magnus Walker 15 52’s

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Freshly detailed engine almost ready for restored 86 3.2 Targa


Freshly detailed engine is just about ready to go into Brian’s freshly restored 86 3.2 Targa. Lots of pictures to come very soon of this recent restoration.

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WHAT A DIFFERENCE A WEEK MAKES!!


Last Monday this pretty little 912 drove in for restoration, by the end of last week this is all that was left of it. Suffering from severe corrosion just about everywhere. Lots and lots of new steel to be going … Continue reading

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Klassiker 1 Update


Its been here a while but work on the 1st KLASSIKER 911 Targa is steaming ahead with good pace. All steel wide body on fully independent coil over suspension with a monster turbocharged engine and lots and lots of neat … Continue reading

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Fantastic way to start the week!


WHAT A FANTASTIC WAY TO START THE WEEK OFF BY OPENING THE WORKSHOP DOORS TO THESE TWO BEAUTIES… BLISS.

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Pre Race Work for 1965 Rally Car

Historic 1965 Rally Car was down last week for some pre race work. Looking forward to seeing more of this little beast in the future.    

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A huge thank you to all the new and familiar faces that attended our open day Saturday!


It was a great a turn out and a fantastic day all round, with an excellent selection of cars and an opportunity to check out our garage. A big thank you to Porsche Club GB Yorkshire Region 7 for choosing … Continue reading

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Martins 1985 3.2 Coupe Heads Home

Martin collected his 1985 3.2 Coupe at the weekend after having us carry out a complete engine build including a new crank from Farndon Engineering, earlier in the year we carried out kidney bowl and sill repair works in order … Continue reading

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Phils latest air-cooled classic


Cool 1967 912 belonging to good friend Phil was down at the weekend. This is the latest of his air-cooled classics and his 1st 912. Looking forward to getting our hands in this little beauty soon.  

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1962 Porsche 356 B Cabriolet restoration begins.


Local Porsche fanatic Steve has patiently waited for the time to come when work begins on his beautiful 356. We are putting this matching numbers car back to its original factory specification of Slate Grey (6201) paint with Red Leatherette … Continue reading

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