Many enthusiasts would agree that the 997.2 is one of the best water-cooled 911’s to drive and own. Free of IMS issues, the 997.2 is equipped with direct fuel injection and hydraulic power steering, providing for a sensational driving experience. Displaying just 20k miles, this 2009 997.2 Carrera S Cabriolet features a desirable manual transmission and is now being offered for auction in excellent overall condition by its seller in Florida.
Finished in classic Basalt Black Metallic, this Carrera S pulls off a timeless and very clean look. The seller states that this car features pristine original paintwork, showing minimal wear. This Cabriolet’s convertible top remains in great working order and shows to be clean and free of any damages. The car rides on factory optioned 19” Turbo wheels that wear a set of new Pirelli P-Zero tires.
This Carrera S sports an ultra clean Sand Beige leather interior. The factory equipped power comfort seats are in excellent shape and feature heating as well as crested headrests. This car had an original MSRP of $107,995, which included desirable add-ons such as Bose high-end sound package, dynamic cornering lights, and self-dimming mirrors. Complete with fully functional accessories and electronics, this Carrera S is stated to be in excellent condition inside and out.
Powering this Cabriolet is Porsche’s venerable 3.8L naturally aspirated flat-six engine. Producing a hearty 385HP, 0-60 is easily achieved in approximately 4.1 seconds. Power is delivered straight to the rear wheels by way of this 997’s extremely desirable 6-Speed manual transmission, making for unadulterated and visceral driving. Service records on the Carfax report indicate that this 997 has always been properly maintained and has never had any major issues during its time on the road. Just over 20,000 miles from new, this very solid 997.2 is sure to drive beautifully for years to come.
Included in the sale of this gorgeous 2009 Cabriolet are all original books, manuals, keys, and a clean Carfax report detailing this car’s accident free history. As Porsche continues to stray further from the analog 911, cars like this manual 997.2 are becoming increasingly desirable and are holding their value remarkably well. Do not miss your chance to own this incredible, concours-worthy 997.2 Carrera S Cabriolet.