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Porsche 911 S Backdate Targa

£117,995

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Overview

A reimagined 911 of the highest quality.

A classic Porsche, meticulously rebuilt with the appearance of a 1972 911 S. However, under the skin lies up to date technology, refinements and improvements.

This 911 makes an impact wherever it goes; not due to being brash and ‘obvious’, but because it is subtle in its demeanour. It is a Porsche for the driver, for one who appreciates the finer things in life, and doesn’t need to shout about it.

Created, with exquisite attention to detail, by one of the best in the business, only the most perceptive would query if it were, indeed, an original from 1972.

It is only when you drive this Targa, or look under the rear engine lid, that you realise you are behind the wheel of a truly unique 911.

The body structure, dipped and coated, then strengthened and refinished, makes this Targa significantly tauter than any original. Suspension, brakes and fuel systems have been renewed or rebuilt. Bilstein sports shock absorbers with turbo-spec anti roll bars provide ride and handling that’s better than any previous F or G model Targa.

The engine, a 3.0 litre, has been totally rebuilt, and now comes equipped with individual throttle bodies, fuel injection and coil packs. All managed by a modern, programmable ECU. SSI heat exchangers, sports exhaust, plus a lightweight flywheel and sports clutch. All these changes add significantly to the power output, now estimated at around 230 bhp.

Light yellow bodywork, 15” Fuchs alloys and a fully refurbished Targa roof, finished in black mohair.

Beautiful interior, finished in the finest black German hide, with houndstooth details. Heated Recaro seats, leather stitched Luisi steering wheel, plus upgraded door and dash speakers for the Blaupunkt ‘Frankfurt’ radio.

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TECHNICAL REPORTS Discuss our workshop inspections.

SERVICE Routine Service if due prior to sale.

WARRANTY Supported by our own nationwide 6 months warranty, unless otherwise stated.

ROAD TRIP to the SOUTH WEST Beautiful roads and scenery await.

NATIONWIDE DELIVERY All UK destinations.

FINANCE We can arrange finance (subject to status) for all modern and classic cars through one of our associated lenders.

PART EXCHANGE Any make of vehicle considered.

EUROPEAN/WORLDWIDE BUYERS Export advice and assistance.

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Risk Free Reservations

We guarantee that if you collect or we deliver and the car does not match our description, we will return your deposit immediately. We have offered this same guarantee for over 30 years.
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Specifications

Manufacturer:
Model:
911 S
First Registration:
1st December 1977
Model Year:
1978
Body Style:
Targa
Engine:
Modified 3.0 litre air cooled 6 cylinder making an estimated 230 bhp
Transmission:
5 speed manual
Mileage:
3,075 miles (since build)
Colour:
Light yellow
Interior:
Black with Houndstooth trim
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