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Love blooms, as well as his street cred, with this classic muscle car. Even among the crowded world of German sports car manufacturers, Porsche is legend. You can withdraw consent at any time. Once it was pointed out how often the car would be shot at night, the idea was nixed. The car offered a level of comfort and splendor unavailable in any other Porsche at the time, and it actually had a usable back seat.
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