Up for auction is this 1980 Porsche 924 Turbo presented in a two-tone Inari Silver and Onyx Metallic finish over a brown interior. Introduced in 1976 as Porsche’s entry-level sports car, the 924 was the very first road-going Porsche to utilize a front engine and rear-wheel drive design. This 1980 Turbo was collected through Porsche’s European Delivery program shortly before it was imported to Mexico. This 924 made its way to the United States where it is said to have remained in the same family up until 2017. Having been driven less than 300 miles in the past 3 years, this 924 is stated to be in great running order with approximately 53k miles showing on the odometer.
The two-tone Inari Silver and Onyx Metallic finish is reported to be in fair condition with some typical signs of wear, detailed images are provided in the photo gallery. This Turbo model can be identified by its signature ducted front hood, additional front air inlets and black polyurethane rear spoiler. This 924 rides on factory honeycomb alloy wheels which come dressed in healthy Continental tires from 2016.
Inside, this Turbo features a brown interior with cloth seat inserts. Factory options include air conditioning, headlight washers, a rear window wiper, power antenna and alarm system. All gauges and accessories are said to be fully functional, although the A/C blower motor is reported to be a bit louder than it should be.
This 924 carries a 2.0 L inline 4-cylinder turbocharged engine which is mated to number’s matching 5-speed manual transmission. 150 HP is delivered to the rear wheels making for a 0-60 time of approximately 7.3 seconds. The Turbo model comes standard equipped with performance features including front and rear anti rolls bars and a stiffer suspension. Included service records show proper routine maintenance and the seller confirms this Turbo to be in great driving condition.
The sale of this 924 Turbo will include two keys and books. If you’ve always dreamed of owning a vintage Porsche sports car, this 924 Turbo offers an incredible opportunity.