Up for auction is this 1978 Porsche 930 Turbo Coupe, #414 out of 461 made for the U.S. market that year. Highlighting an extremely rare color, and is believed to be the only of that adorns a paint-to-sample Medium Green Metallic over a White leather interior. Combined with a handful of other unique features, this 911 is not to be overlooked. It is now being offered with 50k miles showing on the odometer by a motivated seller in Nevada.
Finished in Medium Green Metallic, it is believed that the top portion of the car was refinished in the original color due to sun fading. The exterior as a whole is said to be in great condition with some minor wear as to be expected with a vehicle of this age. Detailed images are available in the photo gallery. This Turbo rides on factory black Fuchs wheels that wear a set of Toyo Proxy tires dated from 2010.
The unique nature of this Turbo is continued throughout the interior with factory White leather with a contrasting green carpeting. It is stated to remain in excellent condition with only slight signs of wear as outlined in the gallery photos. All electronics are said to be fully functional. An aftermarket set of speakers seemed to have been installed years back, however, the car currently stands in mostly original condition with its factory sound system.
This 930 Turbo is said to retain its number’s matching 3.3L flat-six turbo engine that produces 265HP and 291 lb-ft torque. Power is sent to the rear wheels via a smooth 4-speed manual transaxle. Although documentation is not available, this 930 is believed to have received an engine out reseal and rebuilt fuel injection system many years ago.
This one-of-a-kind 911 is said to have earned honors at the annual Naples, Florida event, PCA Werks Reunion in Amelia Island, Florida and 2 PCA Parades.
This car is being offered with a clear title, master key, tool kit, factory books and a Porsche Certificate of Authenticity.