Magnus Walker – Urban Outlaw
01:46 Brian and Magnus meet up again at Lexigon Porche garage.
03:01 Magnus’ 40 year love affair with Porche cars.
04:35 The continuing soul, character and shape of the iconic 1964 911 Porche.
06:28 What Magnus meant by Porche passion in Urban Outlaw documentary.
08:45 Porche community diverse but united in its passion.
10:17 Keeping his passion as a hobby rather than a business, following his dream.
12:02 Why he defines himself as the Urban Outlaw and what influences the design of his cars.
14:29 How Magnus’ childhood in Sheffield shaped the path he has taken in life.
16:47 Re-living super car memories.
24:04 Magnus took his aggressive street driving to the track and is looking forward to Le Mans 2017.
31:29 Sixties cars representative of that adventurous era,
32:57 America enabled Magnus’ to achieve in diverse spheres and his life continues to evolve.
37:12 1973 RS Carrera, its modifications and the future for Porche cars.
44:43 The 277 hot rod car.
51:39 Why Magnus wrote his book which reflects on his life’s journey and realising his dream.
58:24 Inspiration from design, fashion and music on his car designs.
1:06:16 Well over £1,000,000 Porche 993 GT2 is essentially a turbo on steroids.
1:10:06 The next chapter in Magnus’ life, making his own decisions, unafraid to do it his way.
1:13:51 Freedom is being able to do whatever you want to do.
1:17:56 The loss of his partner Karen to whom his book is dedicated.
1:20:27 Magnus sees travel to new inspiring locations as the next part of his journey.
1:21:23 Brian’s summing up.
Magnus Walker links:
Magnus Walker on Instagram
Magnus Walker on Facebook
Magnus Walker on YouTube
Magnus Walker on Twitter
Magnus Walker TED talk
Urban Outlaw Shop
Magnus Walker 911 blogspot
Magnus Walker on Wikipedia
Magnus Walker on London Real
Urban Outlaw documentary
Magnas Walker Loft
Magnus Walker’s Book:
Urban Outlaw: Dirt Don’t Slow You Down
Le Mans (film)
Streetable 962 in Japan
Need for Speed (video game)
Forza Motorsport (video game)
Gran Turismo (video game)
Pomona Swap Meet
Angeles Crest Highway
Goodwood Festival of Speed
J Barbour and Sons
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