Up for auction is this sought after 2008 Porsche 997 Turbo 6-speed finished in GT Silver Metallic over a Grey natural leather interior with deviated stitching. Marking the final generation of the Mezger-engine Turbo, this 997 commanded an original sticker price of over $160k which includes exclusive options like PCCB ceramic composite brakes, the Sport Chrono Package and extended leather details. With only 35k miles showing on the odometer, this 2-owner Turbo is now being offered by its seller in California in superb overall condition.
The GT Silver Metallic finish is said to be pristine (detailed images are provided in the photo gallery). Exterior details include wide fenders with rear side air intakes and an optional rear wiper as well as yellow PCCB ceramic brakes which are tucked behind factory Turbo wheels. The seller notes that new Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires will be installed prior to delivery.
Inside, the driver is situated in a luxurious Grey natural leather interior with extended leather details and deviated stitching throughout the cabin. The interior is reported to be like-new and exclusive factory options include the following:
This 997 carries a highly regarded 3.6 L twin turbocharged Mezger engine which sends 480HP to all four wheels by way of a desirable 6-speed manual transmission. While achieving an impressive 0-60 time of approximately 3.7 seconds, this Turbo is brought to a halt by optional Porsche ceramic composite brakes (PCCB) which provide superior stopping power. A clean Carfax report shows regularly scheduled maintenance and the seller confirms this 2008 example to be in fantastic driving order.
The sale of the Turbo will include the original books and owner’s manuals, one master key and a clean title. This generously appointed 6-speed Mezger Turbo is a dream come true for many Porsche enthusiasts, do not let this opportunity pass you by.