With great Porsches, comes great responsibility.$39 million in cars, given the white glove treatment.
Consider for a moment the responsibility we accept when moving a client’s rare and ofttimes irreplaceable vintage Porsche. The entire process requires complete focus, years of experience, and precise choreography. For Labor Day weekend this year, we were challenged like never before.
Lime Rock Park’s Historics Festival is one of the finest annual vintage automobile gatherings in North America. Each year, a noted collector is chosen to be featured under the tent. For 2021, the nod went to renowned architect Steven Harris. Steven’s Porsche collection is truly extraordinary, rivaling the best in the world. We’ve been fortunate to have cared for many of his cars over the years and can attest to the quality, beauty and diversity of his curation.
For this year’s Historic Festival, 24 of Steven’s cars needed to moved between three locations over the course of four days. We were honored to receive the call to handle the transport, but also [...]
UPDATED 9:00 am, 3/23/2020
Dear Friends, Customers and Colleagues,
After careful consideration of the most recent Executive Order (7G) by Connecticut Governor Lamont, which considers auto repair an essential service, SpeedSport Tuning and SST Auto will remain open to take care of our customers.
We will continue to follow all CDC guidelines to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in order to keep our employees, our customers and our community safe.
- Our office and shop will remain locked during the day. All customers who choose to drop off their vehicles will leave the keys in the secure drop box next to our front office door.
- Disinfectant wipes are provided for you to wipe your keys prior to putting them in the drop box.
- Keys, and all surfaces that we come in contact with both inside and outside [...]
January, 2020 – Bryan Lagas, the General Manager of Speedsport Tuning and SST Auto, has formally purchased the business. Speedsport/SST begins the new decade with the same staff and department heads clients have depended on, yet with a renewed sense of purpose and a forward-looking mission.
Speedsport Tuning began life 30 years ago as a small Porsche performance shop owned by Larry Prentiss in Norwalk, Connecticut. The shop had a good reputation and eventually attracted Porsche technician Spencer Cox. After working for Larry for a couple of years, Spencer purchased the business, fully embracing local enthusiasts and the burgeoning Porsche Club Racing scene. With steady growth, the business outgrew its location and moved to Danbury in 2005 and then to its current 32,000 square foot location in 2010.
While Speedsport’s reputation in [...]