Now available for auction is this 2007 Porsche 997.1 Turbo finished in Carrara White over a Sand Beige full leather interior. Carrying a legendary twin-turbocharged Mezger flat-six engine, the first generation 997 Turbo has become sought after by Porsche collectors and enthusiasts alike. This 2007 example showcases a comprehensive list of exclusive options including PCCB Ceramic Composite Brakes, extended leather and the interior Sycamore Package. Equipped with a TechArt body kit and newly refinished Asanti 3-piece wheels, this 2-owner 997 Turbo is ready to be enjoyed with just over 28k miles showing on the odometer.
The Carrara White finish on this Turbo is noted to be in superb condition with a recent full detail and polymer sealant treatment. This 997 has been outfitted with a genuine TechArt full body kit which is said to have been professionally painted separately prior to installation. A collection of detailed images is provided in the photo gallery along with paint meter readings. Exterior features include a factory paint-matched rear model designation and distinctive yellow PCCB brake calipers which are seen behind aftermarket 20” 3-piece Asanti wheels. These wheels come dressed in Pirelli P-Zero tires from 2014 and are reported to have been newly refinished with all new hardware, valve stems and center caps.
Inside, this Turbo is appointed with a Sand Beige full leather interior featuring the exclusive Sycamore Package along with extended leather details. The cabin is said to be in pristine condition with all gauges and accessories remaining fully functional. Accompanied by an original window sticker totaling over $159k, this 997 Turbo highlights the following list of exclusive factory options:
This 997 is equipped with a venerable 3.6 L twin-turbocharged Mezger flat-six engine which is rated at 480 HP and 460 lb.-ft of torque. All four wheels are driven through a refined 5-speed Tiptronic S automatic transmission making for a 0-60 time of approximately 3.4 seconds. The Mezger engine is well regarded for its race-derived design and ability to resist IMS bearing related issues. The Sport Chrono Package Turbo allows the driver to optimize performance characteristics while the optional PCCB Ceramic Composite brakes deliver impressive stopping power. Some service records from the previous owner show basic maintenance and the current owner notes that the fluids and filters were changed within the last 600 miles along with a full safety inspection.
The sale of this Turbo will include the original books and window sticker, a set of two keys and an assortment of service records. If you have been in the market for a 997 Turbo, this generously optioned and tastefully modified 2007 example is not to be overlooked.