The Porsche 911 Carrera has been naturally aspirated for 52 years... Until now. That turbocharging is part of a downward spiral for the sporty internal combustion engine, but, as Jack Baruth discusses, the future isn’t all depressing terribleness. It will actually be pretty damn exciting.

In his column this week on Road & Track (we’re not just a magazine anymore!), Jack talks about the future of the sports car and the sporty engine, and how the doom and gloom of the near future could turn into a paradise of excellence.

Click here to learn how that’s going to happen.