Up for auction is this well-sorted 1973 Porsche 914 finished in Tangerine over a black vinyl interior. The 914 was introduced as Porsche's premier mid-engine sports car, offering drivers both an open air and coupe-style experience thanks to its removable top. This example features a $16k engine refresh in 2016 and stands in ready-to-drive condition. Previously listed on PCARMARKET, this excellent driver is now being offered by its seller out of Alphretta, GA.
Finished in timeless Tangerine, this 914 is said to have had one quality repaint at some point in its life which remains in very nice condition. Please view the detailed photos provided by the seller. The car rides on original 15” steel wheels that show to be in great condition.
Inside, you will notice a spartan black leatherette interior that is stated to be in nice condition. Only one minor area of rust is present near the passenger seat area of this otherwise rust-free car. Although unconfirmed, the seller believes that the interior received some cosmetic enhancements at some point in its life due to its crisp nature. With a new blower motor and recently refreshed heating system, all electronics and functions of this interior are said to be in working order. The seller also states that the a new odometer was installed last year with a reading slightly over 5k miles at the time of the replacement. It currently shows 1k miles.
This 914 highlights a completely rebuilt and larger 2.2L four-cylinder engine that is connected to a 5-speed manual transmission. In 2016, over $16k was invested into taking this engine to the next level. While keeping its original block, the seller implemented a new exhaust system, clutch, fuel pump, improved cam shaft, Webber carburetors, and more. The outcome; 125HP with all around increased performance. Receipts of all work will be provided with the sale. The engine is said to be up-to-date on all service and remains in excellent running condition.
The sale will include service records, documentation, all books, tools, and one key. This is an excellent opportunity to own a nicely presented 914.