Up for auction is this 1990 944 S2 presented in rare Zyclam Red Pearl Metallic. Produced from 1982 to 1991, the 944 was the most successful sports car in Porsche history prior to the introduction of the Boxster. Originally purchased from MCL Porsche in Vancouver Canada, this 1990 example is believed by the owner to be one of less than ten 944’s painted in this exquisite color. This 944 has been driven 85k miles to date and is being offered for auction in turn-key condition by its owner in Canada.
This 944's Zyclam Red Pearl Metallic paint shows to be in excellent condition with a few noted flaws including rock chips on the front-end as well as a small paint nick on the passenger rear quarter panel (shown in gallery photos). The seller believes all paint on this vehicle to be original with the exception of a high quality respray on the rear bumper and lower valance. The original 16" alloy wheels are showing to be in good condition and come wrapped in Michelin Pilot Sport tires.
The black leather interior is said to be in exceptional condition for the vehicle's age. An upgraded Blaupunkt radio unit has been installed and remains the only modification to this otherwise stock example. The dashboard is free of any cracks and the leather sport seats remain in excellent condition with the only notable flaw being some very light wear on the driver’s seat bolster. All electrical components, accessories and gauges are reportedly in good working order, however, the cruise control function is intermittent. A tastefully configured build, this 944 is equipped with the following factory options:
Powering this 944 is a water cooled inline-4-cylinder engine rated at approximately 208HP. Power is sent to the rear wheels by way of a 5-speed manual transmission. The seller states that this car is up to date on all maintenance and currently stands in perfect turn-key condition. Incredibly well-sorted, this 944 received extensive services and replacement parts earlier this year totaling nearly $10k at Alpine Autowerks consisting of:
Included in the sale of this sensational 1990 944 will be most service records, a stamped service manual, both owner’s books as well as all original accessories. Also included will be a clean Carfax report and clear title. Diligently maintained its entire life, this rare Zyclam Red 944 is ready to be enjoyed by a new owner; don’t let this opportunity pass you by.