Up for auction is this extremely well presented 1985 Porsche 944 finished in Guards Red over a black/tan interior. This example has traveled 74,880 miles and is said to be in outstanding condition for its age and mileage. The car had resided in Colorado since new, until recently being purchased by the current seller, who then shipped it to California.
The seller states the exterior to be in excellent condition, only noting 2 small rock chip repairs and a passenger side rocker panel repair from a misplaced jack. Overall, this rust-free car shows very well and has clearly been cared for.
The black and tan interior is stated to be in excellent condition. The car is fitted with desirable Porsche sensatec cloth seat inserts that are showing to be in great condition. The factory radio has been replaced by a Kenwood head unit. Air conditioning is stated to be in great working order along with the automatic raise sunroof. Hood and hatch struts were recently replaced.
Powering this 944 is the original 2.5L inline 4-cylinder engine that is connected to a 5-speed manual transmission. This 944 has been predominantly serviced professionally at Ed Carroll Porsche and has many records of meticulous and regular services performed. Such examples of the services are noted in the Carfax report and include:
This car has also received a new set of Bridgestone Potenza tires and Koni rear shocks.
The 944 market is hotter than ever. After the acquisition of multiple 944’s by highly respected and documented Porsche collectors, the 944 is sure to be the next Porsche that rapidly goes up in value and becomes highly sought after.
The sale will Include a clean Carfax, all books, tools, all keys, and records.