Speaking of Westfields

December 11th, 2006 by William

I just found a great video from 5th Gear, the British TV series, that shows a head to head test between the Westfield XI (Eleven) and another one of my dream cars Porsche 550 replica–I believe it is a Technic 550 Spyder. The 6 minute video shows a drag race, a time trial and a head to head race around a road circuit. It looks like they were able to have a lot of fun in those light weight low-horsepower cars.

-Bill Mertz

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About William

I am a twenty something car enthusiast. I spend most of my days working in a small restoration shop in Northern California that specializes in vintage Alfa Romeos. I also manage to do some freelance writing for a handful of automotive publications. When I'm not at the shop I can usually be found working on one of my own project cars, out driving on a good windy road or good jeep trail. Despite what my girlfriend says cars aren't what defines me, they are only what I do. When I have a chance I also love to go camping, play sports or generally do any type of outdoor activity. I don't take myself to seriously, so I hope you don't either.

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