We are pleased to present this 1968 Porsche 911 Targa finished in Tangerine over a black interior. Standing in its factory-specified look, this example is said to have received a restoration along with a rebuilt numbers matching and larger 2.45 L engine by Supertech Performance. A west coast car, this Targa remained in Sacramento from 1980-2013 and now resides with its current owner in Oregon. It is now being offered for auction with a Certificate of authenticity and records of work performed.
Under the craftsmanship of Vintage Sportscar Restoration in Phoenix, OR, the vehicles body was first dipped in a paint dissolving solution bath, repaired and professionally refinished in its original color of Tangerine-6809. Additionally, all chrome and bright work was restored along with a freshly refinished Targa top. This example rides date matched 15” ventilated chrome wheels. These wheels were also restored and come wrapped in period correct Pirelli tires.
Inside, you will find a black interior that has been restored by Auto International in San Diego, California. The gauges were refurbished by North Hollywood Speedometer and Cocoa floormats were added. Details include 1968 date-coded black lap belts with Porsche crests on the buckles, a Porsche-script radio blanking plate and a replaced wiring a harness. All gauges, electrical components, and accessories are stated to be functional aside from the cigar lighter. Factory options read as follows:
This 911’s original 2.0L flat-six engine has been completely rebuilt and enlarged to a 2.45 L by the master techs at Supertec Performance in 2015. Noteworthy equipment includes a 2.7 oil pump, billet 911S camshaft, reconditioned cylinder heads with manganese/ bronze valve guides, JE piston, rebuilt twin Weber carburetors, and a stainless-steel exhaust system with an M&K sport muffler. Additionally, this 911 is equipped with an elephant racing suspension package. Power is sent to the rear wheels through a Type 901 five-speed manual transaxle with dog-leg shift pattern that was also rebuilt by Supertec Performance. The car is noted to be in proper running condition with approximately 3k miles driven since the rebuild.
The sale will include records, a Porsche Certificate of Authenticity and a clean title.