Bill has driven 1.2 million miles in a Porsche: - I could not believe it

Many owners of the cool and valuable cars are not used cars very much, and many sports cars gathering dust in garages the world over. But such an owner is can

Bill has driven 1.2 million miles in a Porsche: - I could not believe it

Many owners of the cool and valuable cars are not used cars very much, and many sports cars gathering dust in garages the world over. But such an owner is can

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
16 February 2020 Sunday 15:00
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Bill has driven 1.2 million miles in a Porsche: - I could not believe it

Many owners of the cool and valuable cars are not used cars very much, and many sports cars gathering dust in garages the world over.

But such an owner is canadian Bill MacEachern is not. Back in 1975 he bought a Porsche 911 Turbo, the 930-generation in the color Midnight Blue, and he took delivery of the car from Germany in may 1976.

today – 44 years later – has MacEachern managed to run no fewer than 779.000 miles, equivalent to 1.253.584 km in the Porsche.

Even though he as younger was in love with the american muscle cars, he was immediately in love with when he first tried a Porsche 911 T 1970.

- I could not believe how agile and well constructed, the car was. And even comfortable despite its compact size and impressive performance, says MacEachern in a press release.

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Bill MacEachern have used his classic Porsche 911 Turbo exceptionally much. Photo: Porsche

Already back in 2009 rounded out the Porsche 850.000 kilometers, but so many years of companionship does not come without challenges, and it has also been for Bill MacEachern.

On the way to a race was MacEacherns Porsche hit by a SUV that drove into the side of the ageing Porsche.

the Collision dented a bumper and beskadede an axle and a wishbone at the headstock. But, fortunately, drove a owner of a Volkswagen store in the city happened to pass by shortly after the collision, and he made sure to have 911'eren back into the correct position very quickly, as MacEachern could reach in the world in the Porsche.

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Miles-the counter in the Porsche have been allowed to work for a living. Photo: Porsche

In 2012, rounded the car one million miles travelled, and eventually, is the number of kilometers continues to rise. MacEachern continues to run almost every day in his beloved Porsche.

Enthusiast can not imagine any modern supercar, as he would rather have.

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Updated: 16.02.2020 15:00
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