We are pleased to offer this exceptionally rare 1974 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe with factory sunroof delete. Marking the 260th car built out of a total series of 528, this stunning matching-numbers Carrera has been under the care of a prominent California enthusiast since 1976. A true show-quality example, this Carrera has undergone a comprehensive bare-metal exterior restoration as well as a recent mechanical service.
This Carrera has been brought down to bare metal and professionally refinished in its Porsche COA verified original color of Bitter Chocolate. A garage-kept California car, this 911 shows to be in excellent overall condition. The seller notes that all restorative work was performed by Vintage Autocraft in TN. Visual features include an iconic original duck tail spoiler as well Carrera script door logos in gold. Currently installed are a set of black Fuchs wheels wearing a set of Ohtsu tires. Detailed images are provided in the photo gallery.
This 911 is upholstered in a Cinnamon partial leather interior that is said to remain in outstanding original condition. Featuring the desirable Carrera trim package, this car represented the top-of-the line 911 in its day. Original factory specifications selected for this model include:
All gauges, electrical components and accessories are reported to be fully functional.
This Carrera is powered by an air-cooled 2.7L flat-six engine rated at 175 HP and 167 lb-ft of torque with a very light curb weight of just over 2,300 lbs. The rear wheels are driven by way of a smooth 5-speed manual transmission making for a traditional analog driving experience. The seller confirms this car to be rust free and indicates that a standard mechanical service was performed within the last 30 days. Offered in superb driving condition, this 911 is ready for a new home.
Coveted for their low production numbers, the sunroof-delete Carrera is regarded among the most collectible vintage 911’s on the road. This beautifully presented matching-numbers example is a true air-cooled collector’s item.
The sale of this Carrera will include records, original books, tools, an air compressor, spare tire, car cover and California vintage blue license plate. This vehicle is accompanied by a Porsche Certificate of Authenticity as well as a clear title. A highly-sought after car offered in a phenomenal color combination, this 1974 Carrera is not to be overlooked.