The paintwork is in excellent condition with perfect gaps, panel fit, and finish. The exterior brightwork, original glass, and aluminum trim are in remarkable shape. The red upholstery is all original, it has been untouched and well-preserved and is all original. Complete with the original Blaupunkt AM/FM radio, VDM steering wheel, and detailed VDO instrumentation. The undercarriage is all original with solid floor pans and no signs of any rust. The 4 ½” x 15” Lemmerz chrome wheels with Super hubcaps are fitted to 165 80 HR 15 tires.
Excellent mechanical condition and powered by its matching 1600cc Super engine (Type 616/2) that performs flawlessly paired to a 4-speed manual transmission (Type 741) and a four-wheel drum braking system. Complete with Service Booklet I, Service Booklet II, Certificate of Authenticity, Blaupunkt radio owner manual, and over 17 years of documented service history. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire a very well-sorted original 356B T6 Coupe that truly drives amazing.
The 356s are lightweight and nimble-handling rear-engine rear-wheel-drive 2-door sports car, available in hardtop coupé and cabriolet configurations. Engineering innovations continued during the years of manufacture, contributing to its motorsport’s success and popularity. The last revision of the 356 was the T6 Body for the 356B, 356C & 356SC from 1962 until 1965. It featured the best driving 356 with a smooth-shifting transmission and suspension and several different options of horsepower.