Up for auction is this low mileage 2001 Porsche 996 Turbo Coupe finished in Seal Grey Metallic over a grey leather interior. Featuring the coveted Mezger powerplant alongside a 6-speed manual transmission and an aftermarket exhaust system, this example is not to be overlooked. With the odometer showing only 23k original miles, this car is being offered by the selling dealer out of California.
The Seal Grey Metallic finish is said to be in excellent condition with paint protection film covering the front bumper, hood, fenders and mirrors. (detailed images can be found within the photo gallery). Exterior features include distinctive wide factory fenders, a speed-activated rear spoiler and optional front bumperette delete. Exterior modifications are limited to clear side markers and 997 Turbo wheels which come wrapped in new Hankook V12 tires.
Inside, you will find a grey leather interior that is contrasted by factory red seat belts along with carbon fiber accents on the steering wheel, shift knob, and parking brake handle. The seller notes that there are very little flaws to the interior (photos showing minimal wear can be seen in the photo gallery). Amenities include power-adjustable front seats with driver’s side adjustable lumbar support, automatic climate control and power windows. An aftermarket Pioneer head unit has been installed while the factory optional six-disc CD changer remains fitted in the trunk. All features are said to be in proper working order.
This 996 is equipped with a coveted 3.6L flat-six turbocharged Mezger engine rated at approximately 415 HP and 415 lb-ft or torque. All four wheels are driven by way of a 6-speed manual transmission making for a factory claimed 0-62 time of just 4.2 seconds. An aftermarket exhaust system has been installed under previous ownership.
This sale will include one key, original books, jack, toolkit, spare tire, compressor, a clean CARFAX report and a clean title.