Up for auction is this 1970 Porsche 914-6 presented in Tangerine over a performance-oriented black leatherette interior. Highlighting an upgraded 2.7 L flat-six engine, exciting performance modifications and some tasteful exterior revisions, this driver’s grade 914 makes the perfect street or track car for any Porsche enthusiast. Having undergone over $21k worth of recent service at Patrick Motorsports as well as an engine rebuild carried out 26k miles ago, this 914 is now being offered in excellent driving by its seller in Arizona.
This 914 is said to have been professionally refinished in its factory specified color of Tangerine under previous ownership. Some road-going wear has been noted on the front end, otherwise the paint is said to be in great shape (detailed images are provided in the photo gallery). The body is reported to be seam welded from the jack points back and the rear shock tower brace has also been welded in. Modification include fiberglass front and rear bumpers, fiberglass rocker panels and a 914 GT rear decklid. 15x6” Fuchs wheels are equipped which come dressed in new Pirelli P 7 tires.
The black leatherette interior is noted to be in good condition with modifications including a Koenig Racing driver’s seat, safety harnesses and a 14” Racemark steering wheel as well as added gauges for oil pressure and amperage. All gauges and accessories are stated to be fully functional with the exception of the added amperage gauge.
Power comes from a 1973-sourced 2.7 L flat-six engine which is mated to a 5-speed 901 side shifter transmission. All new transmission components have been installed and a recent major service was performed at Patrick Motorsports at a cost of over $21k which included all new brake lines/hoses, case cone seal, carburetor rebuild, exhaust work, oil change, valve adjustment, wires, plugs, Pertronix ignition module, seam repair and a motor leak down test which shows less than 1% in all 6 cylinders. This 914 is said to be in excellent running order and accompanied by a vast collection of service records. Performance upgrades have also been installed including the following:
The sale of this 914 will include a set of two keys, the original books and service log, a jack and a collection of maintenance records. Whether you’re looking for your next track car or a visceral weekend driver, this thoughtfully modified 1970 Porsche 914 makes an excellent choice.