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Porsche 959 review - the 80s supercar with modern performance and tech

Group B racing rules paved the way for one of the most spectacular 1980s supercars, Porsche's 959

The extraordinary Porsche 959. Here, evo editor Nick Trott takes you through just how the most advanced car of the 80s was created, plus tells the story of Group B.

The car featured in this video is set to be auctioned at the RM Sotheby's Monaco sale on 14th May 2016. The full auction will be streamed live on

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