Now up for auction is this 2006 Porsche 997 Carrera 4S finished in Black over a black interior with hardback Sport Seats. This 6-speed 2006 example also features the Sport Chrono Package Plus, the Bose High-End Sound Package, paint-matched wheels, and the Sport Exhaust System. Additionally, this 997 has been upgraded with a Bilstein Damptronic active coilover suspension at a cost of over $4k. It is now being offered by its seller in California while showing approximately 38k miles on the odometer.
The Black finish is said to be in very nice condition with some typical road-going wear and a scratch indicated on the passenger’s side front fender near the hood (detailed images are provided in the photo gallery). CARFAX shows damage repaired in 2007 which is reported to have included a new front bumper, left fender, headlight assembly, and wheel as well as parking and signal lights. Upgraded LED taillights have been installed and this 997 comes factory optioned with paint-matched Carrera S wheels that feature deviated silver lips and Michelin tires.
The black interior features highly desirable hardback Sport Seats with aluminum-look seatbacks. All gauges and accessories are said to be fully functional and the cabin is noted to be in excellent condition. Other options listed on the $110,165 factory specification sheet include:
This first-generation 997 is equipped with a naturally aspirated 3.8 L flat-six engine rated at 355 HP and 295 lb.-ft of torque. All four wheels are driven via 6-speed manual transmission, which provides for a 0-60 time of approximately 4.5 seconds. The optional Sport Exhaust System is equipped along with a Sport Shifter and Sport Chrono Package Plus. Upgraded Bilstein Damptronic active coilovers have also been installed that work in conjunction with the car's built in PASM suspenion. Routine fluid and filter changes are said to have been carried out under the current ownership and this 997 is said to drive beautifully.
This sale will include a set of 2 keys, original books and tools, some assorted spare parts, and a clean title. This 6-speed Carrera 4S makes an ideal selection for any discerning driver, do not let this opportunity pass you by.