1997 Porsche 993 C2 71709 Miles
VIN WP0AA2999VS[hidden information]
For sale is this fabulous “last of
the air-cooled” beauties in Polar Arctic Silver and Classic grey
The vehicle was purchased and operated by a
doctor in Houston Texas from new until I purchased it in September
2004. The car remained in Los Angeles CA until June 2009 when it was
placed in storage in Canada for three years.
The car is equipped with the original
3.6L Varioram engine and six speed transmission. It has Classic Grey
leather seats, which have just been totally rebuilt and upholstered
in the original OEM leather and materials.
The car carries hollow turbo-twist
original wheels, a fully operational sunroof and still has the
functional originally equipped stereo.
When I purchased the vehicle it had a
flawless Carfax report which I will include and it has never been
involved in any accident or problem since.
During its time in LA, the vehicle was
meticulously maintained and upgraded by Callas Rennsport in Torrance
CA. In Ottawa it has been maintained by Autobahn Tuning.
Notable upgrades have been the complete
suspension replacement with Carnewal's Eurosport package which
includes ROW M030 shocks, springs, stabilizer bars and bushings
together with front end scrape bar. This lowers the vehicle and significantly improves its handling. Also swapped was the original
cumbersome dual-mass flywheel and clutch assembly for an RS unit.
Aluminum trim rings were installed on all dash gauges and windows
have been tinted.
At 63006 miles the vehicle had a
complete top end and partial bottom end rebuild as a result of the
This vehicle has never been raced (even
track days) nor ever seen the snow. Winters in Canada have been in
heated, humidity controlled storage.
I have documented maintenance and
repair history since new together with the original handbooks and
literature in their leather jacket, original tool kit, air pump. It
is currently shod with Michelin Sport 2s with about 200 miles on
This is my third Porsche having owned a
'68, an '82 and now this fabulous '97. It has proven to be and
always will be the epitome of driving for me and the only reason I am
forced to part with it is to fund the accommodation of my wife in a
long term health care facility. Moreover the focus on my spouse has prevented me from putting more that 200 miles on the car in the past three years.
It has gone from storage to my mechanic, to my driveway and back to
storage every year.
There are some minor blemishes here and
there as you would expect with any vehicle of this age but if you are
looking for a top notch example of the best the factory ever got with
their air-cooled engines, in a non-turbo affordable package, this is