What is it with making Porsche 911s look like something they’re not? Porsche itself is as guilty as any, sticking ducktails and faux-Fuchs on the 997 to create the Sport Classic, going all hounds-tooth on the interior of the 50 Years Edition and putting stripes on the 911 R to draw a link back to its celebrated 60s inspiration.
Dan Trent: Craving a 911 that's true to its vintage
Exposure to a Performance Car review of the Lamborghini Countach 5000QV at an impressionable age set Dan Trent on course for a life-long obsession with cars. Immersion in the world of used car temptation with a spell as editor of PistonHeads.com only sealed the deal, compulsive online tyre-kicking now a daily ritual. He’s still some way off that Countach though.