Up for auction is this 1979 Porsche 928 finished in Mocha Brown over a brown leather interior. This legendary V8-powered grand tourer is equipped with a 5-speed manual transaxle and is said to have been purchased by the seller from the original owner’s estate early in 2020. The car is said to have been garage-kept throughout its life and the seller has since carried out some noteworthy recent maintenance including a new timing belt, water pump, the replacements of various seals, and a full service. This 928 is now being offered out of California with approximately 58k miles showing on the odometer.
The Mocha Brown paint is said to be in great shape, reflecting a lifetime of proper care (images are provided in the photo gallery). This 928 features front fog lights, pop-up headlights, a rear window wiper, and 16” Manhole Cover wheels in chrome. New Toyo Proxes T1R tires are said to have been installed in April of 2020.
Inside, the cabin is appointed with brown leather and matching carpets. Creature comforts include air conditioning as well as power-operated seats, windows, and locks. An aftermarket Sony radio has been installed and the seller reports all gauges and accessories to be fully functional.
The robust 4.5 L V8 engine sends 219 HP and 245 lb.-ft of torque to the rear wheels by way of a desirable 5-speed manual transaxle. Some service records are included from the previous ownership. Since the seller’s purchase in 2020, a full fluid and filter service was performed and the following items are said to have been addressed to ensure excellent mechanical order:
This sale will include multiple keys, service records, original manuals, and a clean title. This vehicle is said to pass California emissions requirements. Any discerning driver would feel right at home behind the wheel of this iconic Porsche 928, do not miss out.