Up for auction is this 1996 Porsche 993 Carrera 4S with Turbo II Aerokit. Presented in Polar Silver Metallic over a Classic Grey leather interior, this 993 is generously equipped with desirable factory options and commanded an original sticker price of over $86k. It is now being offered in excellent driving condition with approximately 61k miles showing on the odometer.
The Polar Silver Metallic finish on this 4S shows well. As expected from a vehicle of this age and mileage, there is some wear present as indicated by the seller. The seller also noted that the rear spoiler exhibits a small hairline crack in its finish. Detailed images are provided in the photo gallery along with recent paint meter readings. This 993 highlights a coveted “Turbo II” factory Aerokit which includes a prominent front spoiler and a distinctive tail. Other features of the 4S model include iconic wide fenders and 17” Turbo twist wheels which are currently wrapped in Sumitomo tires with ample tread life. The seller confirms that these wheels are free of curb rash, however, a small paint chip is present at the edge of the passenger front wheel.
The cabin of this C4S is upholstered in Classic Grey leather with painted hard-back power Sport Seats. The interior is stated to be in excellent condition with all gauges, electrical components and accessories fully functional. The front boot hosts a collection of original markings, stickers and factory stampings. Exclusive features include carbon fiber/aluminum shifter and brake handles, a rear wiper, HiFi sound system and 6-disc remote CD changer.
This 993 carries its original 3.6L flat-six air-cooled engine that is rated at 282 HP and 250 lb-ft of torque. Power is distributed to all four wheels by way of a smooth 6-speed manual transmission making for a 0-60 time of approximately 5.2 seconds and a top speed of 168 MPH. Having spent the last several years in a private collection where it was routinely started and serviced, this 993 is stated to be in excellent driving condition.
Representing 1 out of 1,091 1996 units built for the North American market, this 4S remains one of the most desirable air cooled 911’s on the road. With its visceral air-cooled power and robust all-wheel drive system, the C4S is regarded by some enthusiasts to be one of the best 993’s to drive.
The sale of this 993 will include a clear title, two sets of keys, the original books, window sticker, tool kit, air-compressor, some service records, and Porsche Certificate of Authenticity. Do not miss your chance to get behind the wheel of this 1996 Carrera 4S Aerokit.