Available for auction is this 1998 Porsche 993 Carrera Cabriolet finished in Black over a black interior. Carrying a 3.6L flat-six engine paired with a 6-speed manual gearbox, this 993 represents the final year of the air-cooled Porsche 911. This example is said to have been purchased and regularly serviced through The Collection of Miami, Florida, and is now being offered showing just over 84k miles on the odometer.
This 993 is finished in Black with a matching Cabriolet soft top. The seller notes that the vehicle's finish shows a few areas of wear was depicted in the photo gallery. The CARFAX report indicates an accident in 2004, however, no additional information is available. This 993 rides on a set of Porsche 996 18” Carrera five-spoke wheels that have been powder coated black and come dressed in a set of Kumho tires which are recommended for replacement due to age.
Inside, you will find a black interior with reupholstered electrically adjustable front seats. A new Porsche Classic radio is installed giving the driver USB and auxiliary inputs for audio playback. The seller notes wear on the shift knob, and slight cracking on the dashboard but adds that the cabin is overall well preserved with all gauges, lights, and accessories working properly.
Power comes from an air-cooled 3.6L flat-six Varioram engine capable of producing 282 HP. The rear wheels are driven through a 6-speed manual transmission which allows this 993 to accelerate from 0-60 MPH in approximately 5 seconds. Renowned for its handling capabilities, the 993 generation featured a new alloy multi-link rear suspension as well as upgraded power steering, larger brakes, and dual-flow exhaust. The seller notes that this Carrera had its cylinder heads replaced at 25k miles along with the air conditioning and heating assembly. The CARFAX report also shows a history of service through The Collection dating back to 2001.
Included in the sale will be extensive service records, one master key, books, and a spare tire. Do not miss your chance to own this driver quality, final-year Porsche 993.