1965 Porsche 911

Concourse restored

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    5/1965
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Chassis number 
    301268
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Ruby Red
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Red
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Performance 
    130 PS / 96 kW / 129 BHP
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

- Very original, fully restored, matching numbers 1965 model 911

- The car has been living all its life in US until 2014 when it was recovered as a fully complete “barn find” after standing on its place for decades.

- It was renovated to the highest standard by Turmgarage Gmbh in Germany in co-operation with Carrera Classic in 2015-2017. The well picture documented, over two thousand hour restoration work has been done very much respecting the originality of the car and the special features of these early cars. Even the original Webasto heater is now in fully working condition.

- This Ruby Red car is May 1965 production with chassi number 301268. The car still retains its original matching numbers engine with original Solex carburators and it has correct 901/0 type 5-speed gearbox.

- The car is in concours condition and very recent Classic Data report gives it overall top evaluation of 1 (scale 1-5) . The car is now in Finnish Veteran Vehicle Register.

Rare, spring 1965 production, matching numbers , 1965 model year 0 programme SWB 911 confirmed by the original Kardex. The car has its original first generation 2,0 liter 901/1 engine with Solex 40PI carburators. The gearbox is correct type 901/0 5-speed gearbox with original Nadella drive shafts .The car is complete and a very original example. It has all the typical features of a 1965 0 programme 911. Wooden dashboard, wooden steering wheel, 5 green numbered instruments, 911 label on the dashboard and in the engine lid, all 5 original 04/65 stamped 4,5 *15 steel wheels, 4 screw horn grills, small Durant mirror, original type Blaupunkt radio, Hella 128 fog lamps and original Webasto heater in functioning order. In these early cars the manufacturer plate was next to the stamped chassi number in the front boot and the front plate was of different design than the later cars from 1966 onwards.

The car was originally delivered by P.C Nortwest, Beaverton in USA in September 1965 to a customer living in Klamath Falls, Oregon. The car went trough a complete bare metal restoration in 2015-2017 at Turmgarage Gmbh in Kleve in Germany in co-operation with Carrera Classic. The engine and gearbox were completely rebuild as well as all the mechanical and electrical parts. The interior was also redone and e.g. the drivers sets got the perforated back side in the same way as the original seats had. The car had originally a clean US title, and after restoration it had German TUV and road registration in Germany. The car is now road registered in Finland in Finnish Veteran Vehicle Register.

Date of manufacturing: 31.5.1965
First date of Registration: 1965 in USA (Date of delivery 8.9.1965)
Chassis (VIN) number: 301268 (1965 model year, 0-Programme)
Engine number: 901463, type 901/01
Gearbox number: 100624 type 901/0 (Original 101337 )
Color: Rubin Red (6402)
Interior: Black letherettte
Original options: Webasto heater
Orginal equipment: Blaupunkt radio and antenna, durant mirror,
Hella 128 lamps (Standard equipment).

Engine: Boxer 6 - 1991 cc , Solex 40 PI carburators
Engine power: 130 PS (96 KW)/6100 rpm,
Torque: 174Nm/4200 rpm
Length/Width/Height: 4163 mm/1610 mm/1320 mm
Wheelbase: 2211 mm (SWB)
Factory/Max Weight: 1080 kg/1400 kg
Top speed: 210 km/h
0-100KM/h: 9,1 sec

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