The 911 of the 997 series offered in this auction is a Turbo Cabriolet from the year of construction 2008. From the present history – which consists, among other things, of a complete checkbook – it is clear that this 911 Turbo with the VIN WP0ZZZ99Z8S787478 has had 2 owners having. The so-called matching numbers are given and the most recently completed TÜV is valid until October 2023.
The paint color of this Turbo Cabriolet is a classic silver tone, the current owner is not aware of any repainting, and the Porsche should not have any external modifications either. Only normal signs of wear due to the age and use of the sports car can be found on the exterior. All plastic attachments such as the bumpers are undamaged and in good condition, all window panes are in a crack-free condition and the rear spoiler extends and retracts perfectly electrically. The convertible top is apparently in a damage-free condition.
Original turbo wheels serve as rims, on which Pirelli tires renewed in 2021 are mounted. The condition of the brakes is given by the current owner somewhere in the percentage range of 50-70% of their new condition. In terms of chassis technology, no modifications or deficits are recognizable.
Black artificial leather sports seats can be found in the interior of this turbo: A few scuff marks can be discovered on the entry side bolster of the driver's seat, otherwise there are no defects to be found on the seats. The 3-spoke leather steering wheel and the selector lever for the automatic transmission are also in an unused condition. The equipment features on board this Turbo Cabriolet include the electric seats, seat heating, memory driver's seat, air conditioning, multifunction steering wheel and the display radio. The electric soft top is fully functional, and all displays and instruments in the interior of this sports car also function perfectly.
A mileage of 88,820 kilometers can be read on the display speedometer in the cockpit with the 5 round instruments familiar to 911 drivers. A constantly maintained and therefore complete Porsche checkbook is available and confirms this mileage without a doubt.
The 3.6-liter six-cylinder boxer engine delivers 480 hp and is shifted via an automatic transmission known as “Tiptronic S”. The last service work took place in September 2022, and according to the seller, there are no defects in the Porsche's drive train.
The underbody of this Porsche is in very good condition, no corrosion can be found on the underside. The Turbo Cabriolet of the 997 series, introduced in 2007, impresses with its 3-layer fabric top, which can be opened electrically as soon as the first rays of sunshine appear in order to get a pure convertible feeling. 2 VTG exhaust gas turbochargers ensure powerful forward thrust in this sports car. With the Porsche 997 Turbo Cabriolet up for auction here, which is equipped with Tiptronic, quick gear changes are not an issue on the one hand and on the other hand the automatic transmission allows you to cruise comfortably through the countryside.