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Old 12-21-2013, 06:12 PM   #1
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Was talking to a buddy who has had plenty of Porsches over the years and told him about a set of wheels I recently purchased by RUF, he had no idea who they were and doubted me when I said they built the original Yellow Bird from the infamous Nurburgring Nordschleife video. I sent him this link (part 1 of 4) that is a brief documentary:


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Old 12-21-2013, 06:16 PM   #2
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They chose the right color didn't they
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Old 12-22-2013, 06:49 AM   #3
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Great video. RUF Deutschland was a big supporter of PCA when I was in Germany. They put on some really cool events for us.
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Old 12-22-2013, 08:49 AM   #4
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Thanks, coreseller. This is a great video. I watched parts 2-4 afterward. I wish they spent more time discussing the Boxster into which they installed the 911 engine. As he stated, it offered the best weight distribution.
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How can you be into Porsche and not know about Ruf. Yellowbird only fueled my obsession.
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My God, RUF is the stuff of legends! I'd love to meet Mr. Ruf one day.

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