Porsche 935

  • Jeff Zwart in a Porsche 935 tribute at the 2020 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

    Filmmaker and Porsche collector Jeff Zwart has tackled Pikes Peak for the 18th time.

  • Porsche 935 customer race car, 2018 Rennsport Reunion
    Porsche's modern 935 sells for $1.5M at auction

    An example of Porsche's modern 935 has sold for almost double its original price.

  • Apple-liveried Porsche 935 replica (Photo by DuPont Registry)
    Apple-liveried Porsche 935 replica for sale for $499,000

    A Porsche 935 replica with the rare 1980 Apple livery is for sale through the DuPont Registry.

  • Porsche 935 customer race car, 2018 Rennsport Reunion
    Calling rich racers: 2019 Porsche 935 build slot for sale

    One of only 77 build slots for the Porsche 935 track-only car is available, but the buyer will have to act quickly because delivery is scheduled for July 19.

  • Porsche 935 historical livery
    Color us envious: Porsche digs into motorsport archives for reborn 935 liveries

    Porsche is honoring its racing history by offering a choice of seven historical liveries on its reborn 935 race car, and one is more gorgeous than the next.

  • Street-legal Porsche 935
    Gone whaling: Only street-legal Porsche 935 ever built now for sale

    Porsche's "Moby Dick" of a race car terrorized racetracks in the late 1970s and early '80s, but the 935 was never street-legal. Except for this one. This Porsche 935 was converted for the street for legendary Formula 1 team owner Walter Wolf. After decades, it's for sale and marks a truly...

  • 1976 Porsche 935 by Kremer

    A unique Porsche 911 Turbo will cross the auction block via RM Sotheby's at its Petersen Automotive Museum auction. This 1976 911 has been fitted with a 935 Group 5 racing package and remains in stellar condition. According to the consignment information, the 1976 911 was ordered by a well-known hairstylist in Heidelberg, Germany. The owner specced the car in an Ice Green Metallic exterior color and green leather interior. But, the owner then shipped the car off to Kremer Racing, which installed the 935 racing package. Aside from the racy performance modifications, the car was equipped with...

  • Porsche 935 customer race car, 2018 Rennsport Reunion
    How Porsche created the new 935

    Porsche has unveiled numerous special cars and projects to mark its 70th anniversary. But the new 935 track car just might be the best of them all. In a new video, Porsche discusses how it developed the new 935 racer, and it obviously began with inspiration from the original car. Grant Larson...

  • Porsche 935 customer race car tests at Monza circuit
    Watch Porsche's modern 935 take to Monza

    Porsche on Thursday surprised the automotive world with the unveiling of a modern interpretation of the 1970s-era 935 race car based on the chassis of the 2018 911 GT2 RS. We now have video of the car testing at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza racetrack in Italy ahead of the start of deliveries next...

  • Porsche 935 customer race car, 2018 Rennsport Reunion
    Porsche 935 customer race car celebrates 1978 "Moby Dick" 935 racer

    Suddenly it's 1978 all over again. With WeatherTech Laguna Seca Raceway as the backdrop, Porsche on Thursday unveiled the new 935 customer race car with a look that draws on the legendary 935 race car from the late 1970s and early '80s. The reveal took place at Rennsport Reunion VI, where the brand...

  • Modified Porsche 935 by DP Motorsport
    DP Motorsport ready to build the Porsche 935 track toy of your dreams

    Porsche has a long list of amazing race cars its produced over the years. One of the greatest is the Porsche 935, a turbocharged fire breather built to battle it out for Group 5 supremacy. Now there's a German Porsche tuner building an updated homage; the Porsche 935 DPIII from DP Motorsport. It's...

  • Martini livery Porsche 911 GT2 RS pays homage to the Moby Dick Porsche 935
    Martini-liveried Porsche 911 GT2 RS pays homage to the "Moby Dick" 935/78

    The Porsche 935 is a motorsports legend, and the 935/78 is a special car among special cars. Known as "Moby Dick" for its white color and long tail, the 1978 version of the 935 was an instant stunner even though it never finished where Porsche expected. The legacy of the original lives on today...

  • Inside Moby Dick, Porsche's 935/78

    By the late 1970s, Porsche’s 935 was arguably the most dominant car in sports car racing. Competitors feared it, since getting by one on the track bordered on the impossible. Drivers respected it, since it was utterly unforgiving when driven at the limit. While the 935’s turbocharged engine typically made around 750 horsepower, the giant turbocharger suffered from noticeable lag, requiring the driver to anticipate when boost would finally spool up. Get on the throttle too soon (or too aggressively), and power-on oversteer was the order of the day. Lift off abruptly mid-corner, and...

  • Porsche's 935 at Silverstone
    Lapping a Porsche 935 at Silverstone

    While we’re generally game to drive anything we get the keys to, certain cars give us reason to think twice before pulling out of the driveway. One of these is the original Porsche 911 Turbo, dubbed the Porsche 930 in production trim. While the 930’s 330 horsepower may seem modest by...

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