Up for auction is this 2002 Porsche 996 Turbo Coupe finished in Seal Grey Metallic over a black full leather interior. As the market for 996 Turbo models continues to heat up, examples such as this are sure to grab the attention of many enthusiasts. Featuring a 6-speed manual transmission, legendary Mezger engine, and a handful of unique factory options, it is now being offered by its seller out of Bellevue, WA with 51k miles on the odometer.
Finished in Seal Grey Metallic, this Turbo features are stated to be in great overall condition with minimal signs of wear (detailed images are available in the photo gallery). The Carfax does note an accident on the front passenger side fender, though the seller states that there are no signs of any issues and the refinishing seems to have been done to a very high standard. As a Turbo variant, this 996 features an iconic widebody along with a retractable rear wing and effective front and rear air vents in the bumpers. This example rides on factory 18” Turbo Twist wheels that come wrapped in a set of brand-new General G Maxx tires.
Inside you will find a well-kept black full leather interior that features BOSE® Surround Sound and heated seating. The seller notes the interior to be completely stock with all electronics in working condition. With an original MSRP of over $116k, additional options include:
Originally implemented in the iconic 911 GT1 Le Mans cars, the Mezger engine has become known to many enthusiasts as the greatest water-cooled engine ever created by Porsche. Additionally, the Mezger engine doesn’t suffer from IMS bearing related issues as its oil system ensures constant lubrication. This 996's twin-turbo engine sends approximately 415 HP to all four wheels via a 6-speed manual transmission. The Carfax report will show that this example has always been properly maintained with a recent service carried out. This service included the replacement of all fluids and filters, the installation of new control arms, and a new K&N air filter. It is said to be in excellent running condition.
The sale will include two keys, books, records, tools, spare tire, and a Carfax report.