Over the years, the Porsche Turbo has continued to grow into one of the most iconic sports cars in automotive history. Accordingly, the 997.2 model is considered by many to be the last true 911 sports car, due to its size and visceral sporty driving experience. This 2012 Porsche Turbo Cabriolet is a prime example of what is so special about this generation 911. Due to lack of use and frequent travel, the current seller is offering this vehicle for auction in like new condition with only 8k miles on the odometer.
The black paint is stated to be all-original and in exceptional condition. A few features set this Turbo apart from other models including the factory clear taillights. The car was originally sold with model designation delete, however, an OEM Turbo badge painted in red has been affixed. The 19” Turbo II wheels are in perfect condition and wear a set of brand new Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires.
The interior is equally impressive. The black full leather is stated to be in virtually brand new condition with minimal wear. The original MSRP of nearly $163k included exclusive options such as heated/ventilated seats, Guards Red seatbelts and gauge cluster, Sport Chrono package, park assist, XM radio and more. A full build sheet is available in the photo gallery. All components are stated to be in working order.
Power comes from a twin turbocharged 3.8L engine that produces approximately 500HP and 480 lb-ft of torque. To handle the power, this Porsche is equipped with a 7-Speed PDK transmission, providing lightning fast automatic or paddle shift gear changing. Performance is enhanced by the factory ordered dynamic engine mounts. The car has been properly serviced throughout its life at both Porsche of Bellevue and Porsche of Charleston. A recent 5K service was completed by European Road and Racing.
The sale will include 1 key, service records, the original window sticker, factory books, and a Carfax report.
The Porsche Turbo remains one of the most iconic sports cars ever produced. This is a great opportunity to own an extremely well cared for example.