Up for auction is this highly sought after 2005 911 Turbo S. The 996 Turbo S was produced for only one year and served as the flagship Turbo model at the end of the 996 production run. This example was sold new at Porsche of Beverly Hills and eventually made its way to Tennessee. This highly optioned Turbo S is now being offered in great driving condition with 60,593 miles on the odometer.
This Turbo's black paint is stated to be in excellent condition. The seller notes that only a few rock chips are present on the front end. The seller also states that one door and fender have had previous paint work, however, the rest of the car still retains its original paint. Equipped with PCCB (carbon ceramic brakes), this Turbo S sports eye-catching yellow calipers behind its original 18” Turbo Twist wheels. These wheels are wrapped in a brand new set of Bridgestone Potenza tires. A speed-activated rear wing and optional stainless steel exhaust tips give this Turbo S a very aggressive appearance. All in all, this car presents very well and stands in great overall condition for its age.
Inside this Turbo, you will find full black leather that is contrasted by aluminum trim throughout. This interior highlights many factory options such as power-operated and heated front seats, white instrument dials, thicker steering wheel, deviated stitching, Porsche crests in headrests, and more. A full build sheet is available in the photo gallery.
Creature comforts include dual-zone climate control and full PCM with navigation and cd changer. The interior is stated to be in excellent condition and all electronics are in working order.
“Turbo S” is a designation synonymous with top of the line performance and blistering speed. This 996 Turbo S is equipped with a twin turbocharged 3.6L flat-six engine. Performance is enhanced thanks to the desirable X-50 package as standard. This Turbo S produces 450HP and rockets to 60 mph in just about 4 seconds. The driver can take full advantage of this ample power with a desirable manual 6-speed transmission. All scheduled maintenance is up to date and a fluid and filter service was recently performed.
Included in the sale of this very rare 996 are all original books, documentation of service history, an AutoCheck report, as well as a comprehensive Carfax report. This report does show an incident that occurred in this car’s past. Any damage from this incident has been expertly repaired and has had no impact on this car’s drive quality or body structure. This otherwise pristine example still drives like new and is ready to put a smile on the face of its lucky new owner. Do not miss your chance to own one of the rarest and most desirable Turbo cars Porsche has ever made.