1988 Porsche 911 --
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1988 Porsche 911 -- for sale
1988 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet
*Last version of the original 911 dating back to 1963!
*Black exterior (code 700) and linen interior (code NA)
*Brand new. correct. Haartz cloth black power top
*3. 2L air-cooled. horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine (217 hp) with Bosch L-Jetronic
*Five-speed Getrag synchronized manual transmission
*Power driver's seat. cruise control
*16-inch factory forged and polished Fuchs wheels
*Genuine rear w. hale tail and front spoiler
*Documentation includes owner's manual. service tickets and miscellaneous papers
*Shows 88. 28 miles on the clock
Porsche turned a larger. more comfortable replacement for its 356 model into a worldwide icon after more than 50 years on the road. MotoeXotica Classic Cars is proud to offer this 1988 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet.
Made in Stuttgart. Germany in June 1988. and dressed in hard-to-find genuine black (code 700) with a brand new. black. correct. Haartz cloth power top. this cabrio features paint that is in very good condition. with only a few blemishes visible upon close inspection. The glass panes are in great condition. The headlights show some haze but the lenses are intact and all of the other lights are in good shape. The body panels are mostly straight. from blunt nose to whale tail. Bumpers are in fine condition. The car rolls on Fuchs forged and polished alloy wheels (16x6 in front. 16x7 in rear) tucked inside Yokohama rubber. A540s on the front. size 205/55R16 and AS430s on the back. sized 225/50R16.
Under the rear hood is a 3. 2L air-cooled. horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine with Bosch L-Jetronic fuel injection. making 217 horsepower. It's hooked to a five-speed Getrag synchronized manual transmission with the available shorter shift lever. The previous owner had a new. black. Haartz cloth power top installed in March 2016 and in July 2016. he had the clutch master and slave cylinders replaced. brake fluid flushed. worn shifter components replaced and connections lubricated. Up front in the trunk is a Porsche portable air pump and a Super Start battery. Car came equipped with factory alarm system.
Inside. the linen leather (code NA) seats (driver's is powered) and black carpet are in good overall condition as is the black dashboard. tan door panels. mirrors and black shifter. tan shifter boot and center console. There's a Pioneer AM/FM stereo with a CD player and Carrera floor mats. The steering wheel has some cosmetic blemishes and the factory air-conditioning is incomplete and inoperative but all the heater parts are reinstalled and functioning. Driver assist features include power driver's seat and cruise control.
The Porsche 911 (pronounced Nine Eleven or in German: Neunelf) is a two-door. 2+2 high performance sports car made by Porsche AG of Stuttgart. Germany since 1963. as a rear-mounted six-cylinder boxer engine and all-independent suspension. It has undergone continuous development. though the basic concept has remained little changed.
It is one of two cars that had remained continuously in production and was until 1998 a successful surviving application of the air- (now water-) cooled opposed rear-engine layout pioneered by its ancestor. the Volkswagen Beetle. The 911 is one of the oldest sports coupé nameplates still in production. and 820. 00 had been sold by the car's 50th anniversary in 2013.
This model. the 911 3. 2 Carrera. replaced the SC series in 1984. reviving the Carrera name for the first time since 1977. This was the last iteration in the original 911 series. with all subsequent models featuring new body styling with new brake. electronic and suspension technologies.
A new higher-displacement motor. a 3. 2-litre horizontally opposed flat six-cylinder. was utilized. At the time Porsche claimed it was 80 percent new. The new swept volume of 3164 cc was achieved using the 95 mm bore from the previous SC model combined with the 1978 Turbo 3. 3 crankshaft's 74. 4 mm stroke. New inlet manifold and exhaust systems were fitted. In 1987. the Carrera received a new Getrag G50 five-speed gearbox with proven BorgWarner synchronizers and a hydraulically-operated clutch.
The brake discs were increased in size for more effective heat dissipation and the engine received improved oil-fed chain tensioners. To improve oil cooling. a finned cooler replaced the serpentine lines in the front passenger fender well. This was further improved in 1987. with the addition of a thermostatically controlled fan.
Driving refinement and motor reliability were improved with an upgrade of the fuel and ignition control components to a L-Jetronic with Bosch Motronics 2 DME (Digital Motor Electronics system). An improvement in fuel-efficiency was due to the DME providing a petrol cut-off on the overrun. Changes in the fuel map and chip programming from October 1986 further improved the power to 217 bhp @ 5900 rpm for North American-delivered cars as well as for other markets mandating low emissions. like Germany.
Three basic models were available – coupé. targa and cabriolet. The Carrera is almost indistinguishable from the SC with the external clue being the front fog lights that were integrated into the front valance. Only cosmetic changes were made during the production of the Carrera. with a redesigned dash featuring larger air conditioning vents appearing in 1986.
According to the manufacturer. around 150. 00 911 cars from the model years 1964 to 1989 are still on the road today. Total production of the 911 3. 2 Carrera series was 76. 73 cars (35. 70 coupé. 19. 87 cabrio. 18. 68 targa).
In 1999. the 911 placed fifth in the Car of the Century competition. trailing mass market cars: Ford Model T. BMC Mini. Citroën DS and Volkswagen Beetle. In 2004. Sports Car International named the 911 Carrera number seven on its list of Top Sports Cars of the 1980s. In addition. the 911 was voted number two on Automobile Magazine's list of the "100 Coolest Cars. " Motor Trend chose the Porsche 911 Carrera S as its Best Driver's Car for 2012. It also won "World Performance Car Of The Year" in 2014. In 2015. Car and Driver named the Porsche 911 "the best premium sports car on the market. "
Competitors to this car in 1988 included the Corvette Convertible. the Ferrari 328 GTS. and the Aston Martin V-8 Vantage Volanté.
Car comes with owner's manual. some service tickets and other miscellaneous documentation. This car is currently located at our facility in St. Louis. Missouri. Current reading on the odometer shows 88. 28 miles and is understood to be actual. It is sold as is. where is on a clean and clear. mileage exempt title. GET OUT AND DRIVE!!!
INDUSTRY UNIQUE RETURN POLICY: If for any reason you receive your vehicle and have buyer’s remorse. are not happy with the vehicle or just don’t want it for any reason we will purchase the car back from you. We must be notified in writing of your decision to return the vehicle within seven (7) days of your receipt of said vehicle. The vehicle may not have more than 75 additional miles on the odometer from the time it left our possession and be returned in the same condition that it left. You WILL be responsible for a restocking fee that will equal 20% of the purchase price of the vehicle. no exceptions. You will also be responsible for shipping the vehicle back to our shop at your expense. About Motoexotica History
MotoExotica. com is a licensed bonded dealer through the state of Missouri. We have been in business since 1988 selling high end. special interest. pre-owned and exotic vehicles.
With the advent of the Internet and EBay Motors. we have found an avenue that allows us to sell cars we normally purchased for ourselves. We have owned just about every exotic and luxury car known to man; such as ISO Grifo to Jaguar XKE. Lamborghini Countach and Rolls Royce.
In the past. these cars were sold primarily through Hemmings Motor News and through word of mouth. We would normally keep a car and enjoy it personally for 6 – 18 months. However. with listing cars on EBay Motors. our turnover has tremendously increased. Now. the average time we hold a car is 4 – 6 weeks!
With the increase in turnover has come the increased need of fine automobiles. We are constantly looking for exceptional cars and travel the country coast to coast in search of the rare and unusual. We find our cars through individuals like yourselves as well as classic car and dealers auctions. We do not purchase vehicles that we would not be proud to own ourselves.
For a quote on shipping anywhere in the world. please feel free to email us at sales@Motoexotica. com or call 636-600-4600. We will give you an estimated cost for open and enclosed transport or overseas. We are happy to accommodate our international buyers! Over the last several decades we have exported thousands of cars to Norway. Germany. Estonia. Puerto Rico. Hawaii. Alaska. Costa Rica. Brazil. British Columbia. Canada and many other locations around the world. Overseas shipments will be placed into a steel container for safe sea passage or optional roll-on/roll-off (RoRo). We take care of all the details and paperwork. All you have to do is collect the car at your nearest port and enjoy! Please note that we are not a transport company and only offer this service as a convenience to our customers. You are more than welcome to arrange your own shipping. Transportation will commence only after final payment and signed documentation are received.
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Vehicle Pickup & Shipping General Terms
The vehicle is offered with a right to a personal inspection by any bidder or agent. If you or an agent upon completion of a scheduled inspection at our St. Louis location finds the car not to your liking. we will refund your deposit with no questions asked. Feedback MUST be left before the vehicle is released to the buyer/agent/shipper. If you are the high bidder and unable to inspect said vehicle before auction close. you or an agent will have seven (7) days to inspect said vehicle after the close of auction. I encourage a physical inspection strongly to avoid any misunderstandings or representations.
All disputes arising out of or resulting from this sale shall be finally determined by binding arbitration in St. Louis. Missouri in accordance with the commercial rules of arbitration of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitration shall be carried out by one or more arbitrators in accordance with said rules. Any award shall be enforceable in any court of competent jurisdiction in the same manner as judgments. This agreement to arbitrate shall survive the sale of the automobile described herein. Buyer and Seller hereby agree that Missouri law shall control for all purposes under this Bill of Sale. Buyer and Seller hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of Missouri to specifically enforce the agreement to arbitrate and to enter judgment of and enforce the award of the arbitrator. All above terms and conditions are applied to vehicle sales. whether through EBay or otherwise. Fees and Taxes
Payment must be made by Cashiers Check. Money Orders or Wire Transfers payable in US Dollars. A Refundable deposit in the amount of $500. 00 must be received within Twenty-Four (24) hours of the auctions close either by Master Card. Visa. Discover or PayPal (Credit Cards or PayPal for deposit only NOT for full payment). Purchaser cannot make any claims of ownership to said vehicle without payment in full. The buyer has seven (7) days from close of auction to inspect the vehicle. If an inspection or decision takes longer than seven days and you find the vehicle not to your liking. your deposit will be forfeited and the car will be relisted. Final payment must be received within ten (10) days of the auction close. The refundable deposit only applies if you or an agent inspect said vehicle in St. Louis and find it not to your liking. Documentation Fee: There will be a $195. 00 fee added to each car sold. This includes title transfer. inventory tax. holding costs. vehicle preparation. storage and priority documentation delivery.
We will not be responsible for buyer’s remorse or problems found to said vehicle once they have left our property. We are just being realistic; most of the cars we deal in are vintage and by their very nature will need TLC and some degree of attention sooner or later. These are not new cars and your expectation should not be of a perfect. new car. Once full payment has been received. Seller will email or fax a copy of clear title. Bill of Sale. Buyers Guide and additional DMV forms to the Buyer to sign and return via email or fax. The fully-executed forms must be returned to the Seller prior to the shipment of said vehicle. Original paperwork will be sent to Buyer via USPS Priority Mail within ten (10) days from date of final payment.
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