Up for auction is this 2009 Porsche 997.2 Carrera 4S Cabriolet finished in Meteor Grey Metallic over a two-tone Black and Stone Grey interior. The second generation of the Porsche 997 was debuted in 2009 with new direct fuel-injected flat-six engines and a distinctive rear reflector band for the 4S models. This 2009 example was configured at an original sticker price of over $126k with a 6-speed manual transmission, painted 19” SportDesign wheels, the Sport Chrono Package Plus, painted interior trim, illuminated door entry guards in carbon fiber, and Adaptive Sport Seats with painted backings. It was acquired by the current owner in September of 2016 and upgraded with custom wheels and a performance exhaust including a Sharkwerks x-pipe and Cargraphic headers. Showing approximately 65k miles on the odometer, this C4S Cabriolet is now being offered for auction by its owner out of California.
This Carrera comes finished in Meteor Grey Metallic with a black cabriolet top. Optional details include a painted rear model designation, painted headlight cleaner covers, and wheels painted in Meteor Grey Metallic. Some cosmetic imperfections are depicted in the photo gallery and the seller reports the front bumper to have been refinished under their ownership to address rock chips. CARFAX shows minor damage to have occurred to the left rear end under prior ownership in 2015, although no further details are available. This 4S currently rides on a custom one-off set of 20" Cargrahpic three-piece wheels, and the original set of painted 19" SportDesign wheels will accompany the sale.
Inside, this 997.2 features a two-tone Black and Stone Grey interior with heated Adaptive Sport Seats featuring Porsche crested headrests and painted backrests. Other exclusive options include illuminated door sill guards in carbon fiber, gear lever trim in leather, and a painted dashboard trim strip, rear center console, and instrument surround. The driver is also supplied with self-dimming mirrors, a Bluetooth phone interface, a navigation module for PCM, the Bose High-End Sound Package, and a universal audio interface. The seats show signs of wear and some of the leather upholstery exhibits damage. A window regulator has been recently replaced and the seller confirms all accessories and electronics to be working properly.
This second-generation 997 Carrera 4S is equipped with a naturally aspirated direct fuel-injected 3.8L flat-six engine that drives all four wheels through a 6-speed manual transmission. Offering an output of up to 385 HP and 310 lb.-ft of torque stock, the 4S Cabriolet can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in less than 5 seconds with a top speed of approximately 180 MPH. The optional Sport Chrono Package is equipped and the exhaust has been upgraded with a Sharkwerks x-pipe along with Cargraphic mufflers and headers. The seller reports standard service to have been kept up to date throughout their ownership with routine oil changes every 5k miles.
This sale will include the original set of SportDesign wheels and a clean title. An excellent value for any enthusiast looking to get behind the wheel of a modern 6-speed Cabriolet, this generously optioned and tastefully modified Carrera 4S is not to be missed.