Up for auction is this low-mileage 2012 Porsche 987 Cayman R finished in Platinum Silver Metallic over a black leather interior. The Cayman R is desired by many due to its lightness, stiffness, and upgraded performance above other Cayman models. This example has been in the hands of the current owner since 2012 and is now being offered in exceptional condition out of central Florida with only 12k miles on the odometer.
The Platinum Silver Metallic paint is said to remain in exceptional condition. No flaws are noted aside from one small mark on the front bumper which is outlined in the photo gallery. The Cayman R highlights bespoke exterior features including a fixed rear wing, aluminum doors, and a 0.8” lower ride height with stiffer springs which improves handling and provides for a more aggressive stance. This Cayman rides on a set of 19” Turbo II wheels which come wrapped in new Goodyear Eagle tires with less than 1k miles on them.
Upon entering the cockpit, the driver is situated in a sporty black leather interior that features heated sport seats, lightweight Silver door pulls, and a Bose surround sound system. Nicely spec’d when ordered new this Cayman R commanded an MSRP of $87k and features the following additional options:
The Cayman R’s 3.4-liter flat-six engine develops 330HP and 273 lb-ft of torque. The R model utilizes a free-flowing exhaust system and unique engine tuning to develop 10 HP more than a standard Cayman S. Power is sent to the rear wheels via a lightning quick 7-speed PDK dual-clutch transmission and when utilizing launch control, this Cayman R is capable of rocketing to 60 MPH in approximately 4.2 seconds. Thanks to the lightweight design, ferocious firepower, and near perfect weight distribution (45/55) this Cayman R provides the visceral and exhilarating driving experience desired by so many. The seller notes the car has been properly serviced since new and is up-to-date on all regularly scheduled maintenance.
The sale will include a clean Carfax, original books, service records, certificate of authenticity, 2 sets of keys, and indoor car cover. Do not miss your opportunity to own this low-mileage and high performance 2012 Cayman R.