1957 Porsche 356

A (T1) Speedster

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1957
  • Mileage 
    60 km / 38 mi
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Chassis number 
    83587
  • Engine number 
    Type 616/1
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Interior colour 
    Beige
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Black
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Built in July 1957
Body shop "Reutter & Co."
Car in excellent concours condition
It has traveled less than 100 km from the restoration
Chassis n° 83587
Equipped with the correct engine, Type 616/1
ASI Gold Plate No. 49824
Present Porsche certificate of origin
External Color Black 5701
New roof in black canvas
Completely new interior in beige, leather and fabric.
1582cc four cylinder engine overhauled as new.
Four-speed manual gearbox plus reverse, completely overhauled.
Italian number plate and documents.

The T1 model was produced in approximately 1850 units.
The car was sold to a US dealer on July 16, 1957, and completely restored in Italy in 2018 by Carrozzeria Bottini, recognized among the best internationally for the restoration of Porsche cars.
Present the book that documents the complete work carried out on the car, and extensive fiscal documentation relating to the restoration of the bodywork and mechanics.
The car has been restored with materials and colors corresponding to the origin.

Partial exchanges are evaluated with:
Porsche 911 Speedster 1989
BMW Z8 also Alpina model.
Mercedes SLS AMG