Video: Touring Italy in a classic Porsche will have you feeling continental

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Petrolicious: Driving Legend

It’s hard to believe there was a time when a Porsche 911 didn’t come to market with 400 horsepower. But as the latest video from Petrolicious reminds us, with this video of a 1968 911T, owned by Donato Maniscalco, that time wasn’t so long ago.

You might think, being a distinguished man living in Italy, Maniscalco would be more enthused by a Ferrari, Maserati, or Lamborghini, but in reality, it was always Porsche that enamored the Italian as a boy. And it was that passion that led him to purchase the glorious 911T he’s seen tossing about in this video.

Maniscalco goes into detail about what makes the old 911 such a legend, while also mentioning how he and the car participate in classic rallies and races. There’s also some typically beautiful footage of the Italian countryside, as well. So take a look below for the latest video from Petrolicious.

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