We are pleased to present this 2005 Porsche 996 Turbo S finished in Black over a black full leather interior. Built for one year only, the 996 Turbo S is regarded among the rarest and most collectible Porsches of the modern era. This 6-speed 2005 example commanded an original MSRP of over $134k and came factory equipped with optional heated front seats, Exclusive 18" GT3 Wheels, a Sport Shifter, and a shifter/brake handle in leather and aluminum. With just over 35k miles traveled from new, this Turbo S is now being offered for auction its seller out of Florida
This Turbo S is finished in nonmetallic Black and features wide fenders, rear side air intakes, and a speed-activated rear spoiler. The seller reports a few minor cosmetic imperfections including light scratches on the front bumper from the license plate, some scrapes on the lower front spoiler, a scuff on the rear passenger fender, and minor separation of the driver-side rocker panel. Detailed images are provided in the photo gallery along with paint meter readings and a clean CARFAX report. This Turbo S features yellow-painted Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB) calipers tucked behind the factory Exclusive 18” GT3 wheels. These wheels come finished in silver and are currently dressed in Michelin tires showing date codes from 2010. Some of the wheel center caps are shown to be missing, although the seller confirms that all center caps will be installed prior to sale.
Inside, you will find a black full leather interior with optional heated seats, driver’s side lumbar support, black floor mats with Porsche lettering, a Sport Shifter, and leather/aluminum trim for the shifter and brake handle. The seller notes some minor scratches on the ignition surround, light creasing on the seats, and some scuffs marks on driver and passenger door sills. All gauges and electrical components are reported to be fully functional including the original PCM head unit.
The 3.6L twin-turbocharged flat-six Mezger engine in this Turbo S came factory equipped with the X50 Power Kit providing an output of up to 444 HP, an increase of 25 HP over the standard 996 Turbo. All four wheels are driven through a 6-speed manual gearbox allowing for a 0-60 time of approximately 4 seconds. Superior stopping power is provided by standard Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB). Some invoices are said to have been provided by the previous owner showing minor routine service items, and the seller reports that all maintenance has been kept up to date.
This sale will include original owner's manuals, window sticker, a set of two keys, some service records, a PPI from 2015, a collection of Excellence magazines, and a clean title. This rare 6-speed 996 Turbo S is an increasingly sought-after collector's item, do not miss out on this valuable opportunity.