Up for auction is this incredibly rare 2012 997 Turbo S “918 Spyder Edition”. The model was originally offered to 918 Spyder customers as an exclusive option. Instantly recognizable by its Acid Green accents, each car is numbered and corresponds with the 918 Spyder that the owner had ordered alongside of it. This Turbo S is being offered in pristine condition out of a collection in Georgia with only 11,557 on the odometer.
The all original black paint on this Turbo S is flawless and shines brilliantly. The seller also notes that this car has a ceramic coating, allowing for effortless maintenance of the paint. Eye-catching Acid Green model designations and brake calipers help set this car apart from standard variations. This Turbo also highlights an exclusive carbon fiber package, only found elsewhere on the Porsche GT2. This 997 rides on original black painted 19” RS Spyder center-lock wheels that are in excellent condition. The seller notes that the car has always been kept in a climate controlled environment.
As can be expected, the full black leather interior is in excellent condition. Acid Green accented stitching helps to complete the unique and sporty nature of this Turbo. With an MSRP of $168,085 this Turbo showcases many desirable options such as:
This like-new interior is entirely unmodified and all electrical systems and accessories are in perfect working order.
Accelerating from 0-60 in just 2.8 seconds and achieving top speeds of over 195mph, the 997 Turbo S remains one of the fastest cars in the Porsche lineup. Its twin-turbo 3.8L flat-six engine produces a whopping 530HP and is paired to a 7-speed PDK transmission, sending power to all four wheels. Stopping power comes from PCCB (Carbon Ceramic Composite Brakes), a highly desirable option among Porsche models. This Turbo S has been cared after diligently, always receiving timely maintenance and scheduled services. With just over 11k miles from new, this Turbo S will satisfy even the most discerning collector.
The sale of this very special 997 will include a clean Carfax, all original documentation, books, keys, original window sticker, and Porsche Certificate of Authenticity. With only 78 total coupes ever produced, this is an exceedingly rare opportunity to own a very unique and highly collectible 997 Turbo S.