Up for auction is this 2004 Porsche 996 Turbo Cabriolet. Equipped with the legendary Mezger engine, Porsche buyers are starting to take note of the remarkable performance and unprecedented collectability that the 996 Turbo offers. This specific Turbo is a stand-out among other examples due to its unique color combination, exclusive options, manual transmission, and low mileage. This west coast car is now being offered out of Fallbrook, CA with only 26k miles showing on the odometer.
Finished in Atlas Grey Metallic, this Turbo’s exterior is said to be in excellent condition with a like-new black cabriolet top. This example rides on desirable factory 18” GT3 wheels that are wrapped in a set of Pirelli P-Zero tires.
As seen in the photo gallery, the full black leather interior is in excellent condition. All electronics are fully functional and perform as they should. A few noteworthy factory options include: CD changer, thicker steering wheel, black mats with Porsche lettering, rear console painted in exterior color, and custom tailoring.
This 996’s 3.6L twin-turbocharged Mezger engine delivers 415 HP to all four wheels via a 6-speed manual transmission, which propels this Turbo to 60 MPH in 4.1 seconds with a top speed of 190 MPH. Originally developed for racing, the Mezger engine is revered by many Porsche aficionados as the pinnacle of water-cooled engines. The seller notes the engine has received regular maintenance throughout its life remains in excellent running condition.
The sale will include two keys, books, windscreen, tools, and a clean Carfax.