We are pleased to present this 1996 Porsche 993 Carrera Cabriolet finished in Guards Red over a Cashmere Beige partial leather interior. Highlighting over $30k in documented service and maintenance records, this 1996 example remains in outstanding driving condition. Accompanied by original books, records and a Porsche Certificate of Authenticity, this Carrera Cabriolet is ready to be enjoyed by a new owner.
The classic Guards Red finish on this 993 is shown to be in excellent condition. The seller notes that the bumpers and rear quarter panels have been professionally refinished by a Porsche specialist. Records indicate that a new cabriolet top transmission and control arm were installed in September of 2018. This Carrera rides on beautifully refinished factory 17” alloy wheels which come wrapped in Michelin Pilot Sport tires.
This 993 sports a Cashmere Beige partial leather interior with decorative burl wood trim. Factory features include air conditioning, cruise control, and a power-operated driver’s seat. The interior is said to be in excellent shape with all gauges, electrical components and accessories fully functional. The seller indicates that a Porsche CDR-210 radio was installed in February of 2017 along with new speakers. A specially commissioned lightweight cabriolet top cover will be included in-sale.
Powering this Carrera is an air-cooled 3.6L flat-six engine rated at 282 HP and 243 lb-ft of torque. The rear wheels are driven by way of a crisp 6-speed manual transmission making for a claimed 0-60 time of approximately 5.4 seconds. Included records and invoices show that the following maintenance items were performed during a comprehensive 60k mile service in April of 2018:
The seller notes that the following items were also replaced during his four years of ownership:
This Carrera is said to remain in excellent driving condition.
The sale of this 993 will include two sets of keys, original books and accessories, a custom-made cabriolet top cover, custom-made interior top-down cover, service records, a clear title and Porsche Certificate of Authenticity. If you have been in the market for a well-presented air-cooled cabriolet, this open air 993 makes an excellent choice.