Tag: 911

Flashbacks to ‘68 – Almost Entirely Original 1968 Porsche 911T On Auction Now!

Sold – $85,000 (plus fees) Given its long production life and venerable performance reputation, little needs to be said about Porsche’s 911. First produced in 1964, up until 1968 there were relatively few changes instituted that drastically differed from the initial idea. However, in 1969, the chassis was lengthened by 57mm (2.24 inches), which has…

Quarter-Century Kept Carrera – 1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe Auctioning Now

Sold – $46,000 (Plus fees) Porsche’s venerable 911, through its first entire evolutionary stint, underwent advancements for twenty-five years. Near the conclusion of this development, the 3.2-liter Carrera variant was introduced. It was a beautiful blend of old and new with a purely analog operation and a technologically potent powerplant that was nigh indestructible thanks…

Touring in the Targa – 1969 Porsche 911T Targa On Auction

Sold – $45,500 (Plus Fees) Originally conceived as the alternative to building a cabriolet model, the 911 Targa’s unique open-air experience can quickly become besotting to both drivers and passengers. Add to that the exhilarating aural experience of an air-cooled flat-six motor with the charming, high-quality construction of Porsche’s legacy car, and it is easy…

Dial 9-1-1! – 1990 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 Coupe At Auction Now

Sold – $49,250 (Plus Fees) The 964 generation of 911 is a big deal in the Porsche world. For twenty-five years, Porsche made and directly built upon the original 911 platform first available in 1964 but that almost all changed in 1989. At the time of unveiling, much of their stalwart subscription to the sixties…

The RennSport Revivalist – 2005 Porsche 911 GT3 on Auction Now

Sold – $61,000 (Plus Fees) When the GT3 was released to American markets, it effectively silenced the multitudes that bemoaned the transition to the 996 generation. Complaints about the lack of robust, purposeful engineering that standard Carrera models received could not be said about the track-focused, race-ready GT3 variant as its entire drivetrain was effectively…

Road Rally Ready! – 1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe Auction is Live

Sold – $47,000 (Plus Fees) Last week we told you about an upcoming Porsche auction to prepare yourself for and the time is finally here! Aside from being a particularly exceptional example of a well-kept Porsche, the 3.2 Carrera is a genuinely incredible magnum opus to the original 911. First entering production in 1984, the…

The Carrera for Any Occasion – 2002 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet On Sale Now

Sold – $23,500 (Plus Fees) Arriving in 1999, the new Porsche 911 was met with a delicate mix of reluctance and auspicious expectations. More than 90% of this new 911 was just that – new. The interior, manual transmission, body, and particularly the water-cooled flat-six were almost entirely made up of fresh designs. Although the…

The Speed Yellow Standard – 2000 Porsche 911 Carrera (996) Auction Available Now

Sold – $24,000 (Plus Fees) Despite the purist’s proclamations about heresy and lost-charm, the 996 generation of Porsche 911s undeniably represents a brilliant bargain for the modern interpretation of the classic 911. Faster than its predecessor and lighter, the 996 took everything the 911 was (besides its classic silhouette) and reinvented it during the turn…

Pop the Targa Top! – 1988 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa Auction is Live

Sold – $40,500 (Plus Fees) In 1989, Porsche launched their newest workover on the 911 known as the 964, which contained a claim of 80% all new parts. This developmental break discontinued the evolutionary progress they had implemented on the original 911 platform since its launch in 1964. The conclusion to this first generation of…