Up for auction is this 1990 Porsche 964 Carrera 2 finished in Black over a Cashmere Beige and Black leather interior with contrast seat piping. Equipped with genuine 17” Fuchs wheels, Bilstein HD shocks, an upgraded exhaust, and other tasteful modifications, this Carrera is a true stand-out amongst others. Having had a brand-new 3.6 L flat-six replacement engine installed by a Porsche dealership within the last 15k miles, this customized 1990 example now shows just over 83k miles and is being offered in fantastic driving condition by its seller out of California.
The factory specified Black finish is stated to be in excellent condition with some minor signs of road-going wear. The paint is reported to be almost entirely original except for the front windshield cowl which was has been refinished to address a small blemish. Visual modifications include Cult Werks front splitters and genuine 17” Fuchs wheels with new Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 tires installed within the last 3k miles. The factory set of D90 wheels are also included in the sale.
The Cashmere Beige and Black leather interior is said to be in very nice condition except for some slight wear on the driver’s seat and a minor blemish on the passenger's side headliner. Factory options include a sunroof, cruise control, amplifier, and 8-way electrically adjustable front seats with contrast piping. The speedometer lens bulb and gear have been replaced along with the coil and capacitors for the tachometer, the 2 interior HVAC blower motors, and the A/C compressor. An aftermarket Nakamichi stereo is currently installed and the seller confirms all gauges and accessories to be fully functional.
This Carrera 2 is equipped with an air-cooled 3.6L flat-six engine paired with a 5-speed G50 manual transmission. 247 HP stock is sent to the rear wheels providing for a 0-60 time of approximately 5 seconds and a top speed of over 160 MPH. Performance upgrades include Bilstein HD shocks with H&R Green lowering springs, a GT2 EVO strut brace, a muffler bypass cup pipe, and Fabspeed Sport catalytic converter. Following some persistent oil leaks discovered in the original motor, a genuine M64 replacement engine was imported from Germany and installed by an authorized Porsche dealer in August of 2004 at 68,600 miles. Approximately 15k miles have been driven since, and the car is said to be in excellent running order with the following items addressed at the corresponding intervals:
68,600 Miles - Engine replaced with Porsche Remanufactured Engine. Oil lines replaced at same time. These engines are fully rebuilt (top and bottom end) and have later style heads with gaskets.
69,200 Miles – Steering rack replaced
70-71,000 Miles – Misc. Maintenance including heater servo motors, rear wheel bearing and CV boot
72,900 Miles – New A/C Compressor and Dryer (Converted to R134A)
73,400 Miles – Valve Adjustment / Valve Cover Gasket Kit / Oil Change
The sale of this 964 will be accompanied by a set of 3 keys, factory D90 wheels, the original muffler and catalytic converter, manuals, an air compressor, toolkit, spare tire, service records, and a clean title. If you are in the market for a Porsche 964, this nicely equipped 1990 Carrera 2 is certainly worth consideration.