Up for auction is this low-mileage 2008 Porsche Carrera Cabriolet. Combining ferocious performance with daily driveability, the 997 has become a coveted model among many enthusiasts. This 1-owner example is finished in Midnight Blue Metallic along with a Sand Beige leather interior that features a six-speed manual transmission. This car has been owned since new by the previous owner, and the pride of ownership is reflected in the cars’ pristine condition. It is now being offered out of Arizona in excellent condition with 31k miles showing on the odometer.
The seller states the Midnight Blue Metallic paint to be all-original and in excellent condition. The soft top is optioned in Metropol Blue cloth and is reported to be in like-new condition. The exterior of this car truly gleams and highlights the intoxicating metal work of the rear haunches, deck lid, and flared arches that define the 997 generation. Unique to the Cabriolet, the rear tail is slightly elevated compared to the coupe version, which gives this example a distinct and sporty silhouette. Currently installed are a set of 19” Porsche Carrera Sport wheels that wear Michelin Pilot tires.
The Sand Beige leather interior of this 911 is stated to be in nearly new condition. The car boasts a nicely spec’d option sheet, reflected in an original MRSP of over $96k. This example features: self-dimming mirrors, heated seats, navigation module, Bose high end sound package, and more. A full list of options is found on the build sheet in the gallery photos.
Power comes from a 3.6L flat-six engine that produces 325HP and 273 lb-ft torque. Power is delivered to the rear wheels through a smooth 6-speed manual transmission. Currently installed is an upgraded air-filter that gives a hearty boost in this Carrera's power. The Carfax report showcases the consistent and proper maintenance required to keep this car running like new.
The sale will include a clean Carfax, records of service, all books, original air-filter, and 2 keys.