1997 Porsche 911 / 993 Carrera

Turbo

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1997
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • ABS
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Spring Classics
Royal Horticultural Halls
Elverton St
Westminster
London SW1

Thursday 12th March 2009
Registration Number: TBC Chassis Number: WPO222992V5370828
The Porsche 993 is the company’s internal name for the version of the Porsche 911 model manufactured and sold between late 1993 and early 1998, replacing the 964. More importantly, its discontinuation marked the end of the classic air-cooled Porsche. As before, Porsche made several variants of the 911 to satisfy every driver. The Carrera was reliable, safe and fast and was the sports car for everyday use; the Carrera Cabriolet and Targa were ideal for sporty cruising; the 180 mph (290 km/h) Turbo and Turbo S were supremely fast; and the uncompromising Carrera RS and GT2 were race-oriented. One of the most noteworthy changes in the 993 over preceding 911s is the implementation of an all-alloy multi-arm rear suspension attached to an all-alloy subframe. Its design was