Up for auction is this 2007 Porsche 997.1 Carrera S presented in Midnight Blue Metallic over a Sand Beige leather interior. Characterized by its visceral and mechanical feel, the 997 generation has become a favorite among discerning driving enthusiasts. Featuring 19” Carrera Classic wheels, a refined automatic transmission and the Bose High End Sound Package, this 2007 example commanded an original sticker price of over $92k. Preserved under 5 layers of ceramic coating, this Carrera S is said to remain in very nice overall condition with approximately 69k miles now showing on the odometer.
The Midnight Blue Metallic finish is said to be in outstanding condition with 5 layers of ceramic coating professionally applied within the last year. Detailed images along with recent paint meter readings are provided in the photo gallery. This 997 rides on optional 19” Carrera Classic wheels which come dressed in Kumho tires dated 2015 in the rear and 2016 up front. The seller also notes that one of the rear tire pressure sensors is in need of replacement.
This 997 is outfitted with a Sand Beige standard leather interior featuring heated and power operated front seats. Other factory options include the Bose High End Sound Package, self-dimming mirrors and illuminated door entry guards in stainless steel. An aftermarket iPod adapter has been installed and the cabin is stated to be in excellent condition with all gauges and accessories working properly.
Power comes from a naturally aspirated 3.8 L flat-six engine rated at 355 HP. The rear wheels are driven by way of a 5-speed automatic Tiptronic S transmission making for a 0-60 time of approximately 5 seconds. Having been maintained by a reputable technician over the past 4 years, this 997 is up to date on all scheduled maintenance with an oil and filter service carried out recently.
The sale of this 997 will include a master key, owner’s books and service records. This 2007 example offers the perfect opportunity for any enthusiast in search of a Porsche 997.