Up for auction is this like-new 2007 997.1 Porsche Turbo finished in Slate Grey Metallic over a black full leather interior. This low-mileage example features exhilarating performance from a legendary 3.6 L twin-turbo Mezger engine that sends power to all four-wheels via a 6-speed manual transmission. Spending its entire life in Florida, this Turbo currently resides with its owner of over 3 years. It is now being offered with only 6k miles on the odometer in exceptional condition.
Optioned in coveted Slate Grey Metallic ($2.5k option), the exterior paint is said to be in exceptional all original condition with the only noted flaw being minor scratches on the front lip spoiler. The seller notes that a brand-new spoiler will be installed before the car is delivered. This Turbo showcases a distinctive wide body shell, flared rear quarter panel air vents, and all-around aggressive stance. Factory options include a retractable rear wing, red brake calipers, and 19” factory 997 Turbo wheels which come wrapped in Bridgestone Potenza tires.
Inside, this Turbo features a classic black full leather interior balanced by a selection of desirable performance, safety, and comfort options. The condition of the interior reflects extremely low-mileage and is stated to be like-new. The seller notes that all electrical components, trim pieces, and accessories are in great working order. Nicely spec’d when ordered new this Turbo boasts an original MSRP of $133,280, and comes equipped with the following options:
This 997’s 3.6 L twin-turbocharged engine delivers 480 HP and 457 lb-ft through Porsche’s AWD system by way of a smooth 6-speed manual transmission. This engine uses two BorgWarner VTG turbochargers from the factory combined with Variable Turbine Geometry to reduce turbo lag. This Turbo comes equipped with the optional Sport Chrono Package, which can deliver brief moments of over boost, increasing peak torque to over 500 lb-ft. The torque is managed by Porsche Traction Management (PTM) system in conjunction with the Porsche Stability Management (PSM) system to deliver a more predictable application of torque throughout the engine’s power band.
This vehicle comes with maintenance records from the previous two owners and is reported to be in excellent mechanical condition. The car averaged 523 miles per year since new, and remains in almost factory condition. If you have been waiting for a pristine 997.1 Turbo with ultra-low mileage, this is car you have been waiting for.
The sale of this Turbo will include the original owner's manuals, service books, as well as two sets of master keys. Accompanied by a clear title, this car is ready to be enjoyed by its next owner.