Cayman S versus the road of 3,000 curves
It's one of TG mag's greatest adventures: we headed to the badlands of Mexico in a Porsche...
Posted: 04 Oct 2013
Next morning, and things are not going well. Twenty minutes ago, as we pulled out the entrance of the hotel and into Durango's early morning traffic, a mangy, stray mongrel leapt in front of the Cayman. I stamped on the brakes and swerved to avoid the mutt as it scampered back onto the pavement, then watched in the rear-view mirror as it sauntered back into the road and was swiftly flattened by the pick-up truck behind us. A bad omen. And now, despite our plan to count every corner on the Road of Three Thousand Curves, we can't tick off the first three without disagreement...
"That wasn't three. That was still two."
"No, there was a straight in between. Right-straight-right. Two and three."
"That wasn't a straight. That was a... lesser bit of the same bend. There, that one was three."
"That was four."