Up for auction is this tastefully configured 1997 Porsche 993 Carrera Coupe presented in Arena Red over a grey leather interior. Highlighting exclusive factory options including the Motor Sound Package, Tech Design wheels, carbon fiber interior trim, and hardback sports seats, this 993 represents incredible value across the board. Showing approximately 71k miles on the odometer, this 2-owner 1997 example has recently undergone a major service and is now being offered for auction in excellent driving condition.
Finished in Arena Red, this 993’s exterior is shown to be in excellent condition. The seller has indicated that the driver’s side door, front fender and quarter panel have been professionally refinished to a factory standard. Factory equipment includes Litronic headlights, an electrically operated sunroof, rear window wiper, and 5-spoke alloy wheels which are currently dressed in Continental Sport Contact II tires.
Inside, this 993’s grey leather upholstery is offset by custom-ordered factory carbon fiber trim on the door panels and lower dashboard area. Other noteworthy features include hardback sports seats, onboard computer, the HiFi Sound Package and remote CD changer. The interior is stated to be in excellent condition and the seller confirms that the air conditioning system was recently serviced. All gauges, electrical components and accessories are reported to be fully functional.
Representing the last generation of the air-cooled 911, this 993 is powered by a 3.6L flat-six engine rated at 282 HP and 243 lb.-ft of torque. The rear wheels are driven by way 6-speed manual transmission making for a 0-60 time of approximately 5.3 seconds and a top speed north of 170 MPH. The optional Motor Sound Package adds a revised airbox and exhaust system that provide for an incredible engine note. Included service records show regularly scheduled maintenance at an authorized Porsche dealership. The seller notes that the following service items were recently carried out:
Offered with a clean bill of health, this 993 remains in excellent running order, just waiting to be enjoyed.
The sale of this Carrera will include a set of two keys, original books and documentation, service records and a clear title. If you are in the market for an exceptional air-cooled coupe, this beautifully equipped 993 just might be the one.