David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
7/30/09 4:57 p.m.

We realize that these two topics--may not exactly go together, but call it our latest update.

The car made its public debut this past weekend at a Cars and Café event hosted by the Orlando Automobile Club. Their monthly events attract a wide range of cars, with a high concentration of late-model exotics--Lamborghinis, Porsches and Ferraris are common.

Ferrari of Tampa Bay had two neat exotics on display, an Alfa Romeo 8C as well as a new Ferrari California. We noticed several people checking out our Porsche, and supposedly some nice things were overheard.

We also received some light reading: a new Bentley service manual. Let's hope that we don't wind up reading it by the side of the road.

And on a relatively unrelated note, new tires have been ordered for the Porsche. We're going back to the original brand fitted on our car, Pirelli.

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8/10/09 7:47 p.m.

Welcome to the world of 911 ownership. It is a good looking car, and you found the secret: the midyears (Impact Bumpers) are not that expensive. I look forward to your updates.

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