Now up for auction is this 1990 Porsche 964 Carrera 4 finished in Diamond Blue Metallic over a Silk Grey leather interior. Having spent time in the Rudy Mancinas (Mr. 993) collection, this 1990 example was purchased by its current owner in 2018 who has since commissioned a minor restoration along with tasteful modifications including custom carpeting, RS-style body components, a performance exhaust, a KW coil-over suspension, and a host of other upgrades and refurbishments. It has traveled approximately 22k miles under the current ownership while also collecting signatures from Jackie Ickx and Rod Emory, as well as being featured in Drive Tribe, Flat 6 Rebel, and invited to the 000 Magazine rare colors show in 2019. This one-of-a-kind 964 is now being offered by its seller in Florida while showing approximately 111k miles on the odometer.
This 964 is finished in its special order original color of Diamond Blue Metallic, a shade most notable from its appearance on the Commemorative Edition 911. A full glass-out respray is said to have been performed in California within the last 10 years and the seller describes the paint to be in excellent condition with a full ceramic coating. Some minor stone chips are reported on the front end, detailed images are provided in the photo gallery. Exterior modifications include an RS-style rear center bumper, RS-style front splitters, aero mirrors painted to match the Fuchs RSR finish, Lime Gold Metallic painted calipers, and new Fuchs Felge 17” wheels dressed in Michelin PS2 tires. The original headlights will be reinstalled before the sale.
The interior is factory appointed with full Silk Grey leather, leather trim, and original Sport Seats. In recent years, custom 1967 Mercedes-style blue loop carpeting has been installed along with a new Rennline drilled pedal set, a MOMO steering wheel, red seatbelts, an upgraded shift knob, and a VDO Continental radio with OEM Porsche 993 premium speakers. A signature from custom Porsche builder Rod Emory can be found in the driver’s door jamb along with a signature from racing legend Jackie Ickx in the engine compartment. The air conditioning is also said to be ice cold.
This Carrera 4 is said to carry its original 3.6 L flat-six engine which is paired with a number’s matching G50 5-speed manual transmission that drives all four wheels. Some major mechanical work has been performed recently including a new OEM clutch and fully rebuilt suspension within the last 20k miles, as well as a new fuel and braking system within the last 1k miles. The seller claims an output of 298 HP and 258 lb.-ft of torque. A comprehensive list of upgrades and mechanical refurbishments is provided below:
This sale will include a spare tire, air compressor, and a clean title. A true driving enthusiast's car with tasteful custom styling, this nicely upgraded 964 is not to be missed.