The Porsche RS Carrera ‘Ducktail’ was built to compete in GT racing and 500 had to be made to homologate it as a road car. Thinner body panels and a 2.7-litre engine with over 210hp meant 0-60mph took just 5.5 seconds.
We’ve been walking the impossibly lush lawns at the 2014 installment of The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering. The event, held at the Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel Valley, California, is only 12 years old but it’s already risen to prominence as one of the most exclusive and luxurious car shows in the world and an integral part of the Pebble Beach and Monterey Car Week.
You just have to look at the quality of the cars on display to confirm The Quail’s status and that’s exactly what we’ve been doing. In this gallery you’ll find our top 10 list of the best cars at The Quail 2014.
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