We are pleased to present this stunning 2008 997 Turbo Cabriolet finished in Cobalt Blue Metallic. Equipped with the legendary Mezger engine and 6-speed manual transmission, this Turbo represents a prime example of what is so special about this generation 911. A lifelong California car, this one-owner 2008 example boasts an impressive build sheet and is now being offered for auction with just 27k miles on the odometer by it's seller in Arizona.
The rarely seen Cobalt Blue Metallic finish on this Turbo remains in excellent all-original condition as indicated by the seller. This 997 is reported to have been garage-kept its entire life and is Carfax confirmed accident-free. Factory options include a Stone Gray power-operated Cabriolet top as well as beautiful 19” factory 997 Turbo wheels which come wrapped in Michelin Pilot Sport tires.
Upon entry, the driver is greeted by a Stone Gray full leather interior that showcases desirable factory options. This interior is stated to be in exceptional condition with all gauges, electrical components and accessories in working order. Commanding an original MSRP of $143,580, this Turbo comes equipped with the following options:
Originally developed for the 911 GT1 Le Mans car, the Mezger engine is regarded by many Porsche experts to be the ultimate water-cooled power plant. Furthermore, this engine does not suffer from IMS bearing related issues as its oil system ensures constant lubrication.
This 997’s 3.6 L twin-turbocharged Mezger engine delivers about 480 HP to all four wheels by way of a desirable 6-speed manual transmission. A locking rear differential coupled with the Sport Chrono Package liven up the ride while putting even more control in the hands of the driver. This vehicle comes with extensive maintenance records and is reported to run excellent. With a proven drivetrain, a clean bill of health and low original miles, this car is ready to be enjoyed by its next owner.
The sale of this Turbo will include the original owners’ manuals, service books, air compressor, spare tire, jack and toolkit as well as two sets of keys. Accompanied by a clear title, this Turbo stands ready for immediate delivery to a new owner.