Now available for auction is this 2002 Porsche 996 Turbo Coupe finished in Black over a Graphite Grey full leather interior. Equipped with a highly sought-after 6-speed manual transmission, this Turbo was configured at an original sticker price of over $154k and showcases rare factory options including deviated stitching and carpet, Porsche Communication Management (PCM), the Carbon Package, heated Sport Seats, carbon door sill insignias, the Engine Performance Package (X50), and Turbo Aerokit (XAF). This exceptionally well-appointed 996 Turbo shows just over 12,800 miles on the odometer and is now being offered for auction by its seller out of Rhode Island.
This 996 is finished in nonmetallic Black and sports the factory Exclusive Turbo Aerokit (XAF) which includes flared side skirts, a painted front spoiler, and a larger rear wing. Detailed images are provided in the photo gallery along with a clean CARFAX report. Factory 18” Turbo wheels have been retained and feature optional colored Porsche center crests. The seller reports that a new set of Michelin Pilot Sport tires will be mounted and balanced prior to sale.
Inside, this 996 has been generously appointed with a Graphite Grey full leather interior featuring the Carbon Package and deviated carpeting in black as well as deviated stitching on the dashboard, seats, and door panels. The heated front Sports Seats also feature Exclusive Porsche crested headrests. Other factory options include carbon/aluminum inlays for the shifter and brake handle, a 3-spoke steering wheel in leather and carbon fiber, a rear center console in carbon fiber, aluminum instrument dials, carbon door sill insignias, Porsche Communication Management (PCM), and a remote 6-disc CD changer. The cabin is described to have been very well-kept and the seller confirms all gauges and accessories to be working properly.
This 996 is equipped with a twin-turbocharged 3.6L flat-six Mezger engine featuring the optional X50 Turbo Power Kit which adds revised tuning as well as larger turbochargers and intercoolers for an output of up to 444 HP. All four wheels are driven by way of a desirable 6-speed manual transmission allowing for a 0-60 time of approximately 4 seconds. The car is said to have undergone normal routine maintenance and some additional service history is provided on CARFAX.
This sale will include a clean title. Showcasing some of the rarest and most desirable factory specifications available, this low-mileage 996 Turbo makes an excellent investment opportunity as well as a fine selection for any discerning Porsche collector.