Porsche 993 Carrera 2 /// 52k Miles /// Deposit Taken - Similar Required
A UK-supplied manual C2 in gleaming Polar Silver, with a mere 52k miles from new.
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Polar Silver Metallic paintwork, Grey leather upholstery, 6-Speed manual transmission, Air conditioning, Electric windows, Electric mirrors, Electric sunroof, Analogue clock, Immobiliser, Electrically adjustable front seats, Becker CD player, Cassette holder, Retractable rear wing, Space saver spare wheel, Tool kit, Spare key.
The lustrous Polar Silver paintwork appears near-flawless under our studio lighting, displaying a lovely metallic flake and deep shine to every panel. Having driven only 52k miles from new the car is extremely well presented throughout with only a couple of very small imperfections to report on close inspection. It’s arrow-straight along both sides with no scuffs or scrapes to the bumpers, and at the front end the lights are all still nice and clear. A pin sharp example of the air-cooled 911’s final iteration, looking every bit the low mileage.
The sumptuous cabin is trimmed in supple grey leather with complementing deep pile carpets. The seats remain in excellent condition and are still perfectly supportive, with all the electronic adjustments operating just as they should. Looking closer, commonly worn areas such as the driver’s bolster and gearknob show signs of only light use, and the steering wheel is free from any unsightly ring marks. The switchgear is pristine and still reassuringly solid to operate, with nice features such as the electric sunroof and air conditioning all in perfect working order. A wonderfully clean and highly original interior overall, the only upgrade over standard being an attractive Becker Indianapolis Pro CD player that fits in well with the 993 aesthetic.
ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION
As to be expected the engine bay is in immaculate condition with no damage to any of the components and no unsightly corrosion to be found. The 3.6-litre flat six looks as good as new and fires up first turn of key. Having only ever been serviced by either Porsche or Porsche specialists the mechanics of the car are first rate, and of course it’s as tight as a drum to drive. The last service was carried out in April 2021 at the current mileage of 52k. The MOT is valid until March 2022.
WHEELS, TYRES AND BRAKES
Each of the 17-inch alloy wheels presents in perfect order with no curb damage or corrosion issues to be found. They are shod in a matching set of premium Bridgestone Potenza tyres, all with at least 6mm of tread remaining. The brakes have also been checked and remain in fine operational condition, recently benefitting from new pads and discs all round in April 2021.
First registered in August 1996, this low mileage manual C2 was originally supplied by Evans Halshaw Porsche in Aldridge. It has now driven just 52,395 miles in the hands of only 6 careful owners. The car is accompanied by an extensive service history, fully stamped in the original maintenance booklet. There are 18 service stamps in total; the first 10 are from Porsche main dealers and the rest are from well-regarded Porsche specialists, as detailed below.
04/10/1996 at 2,041 miles – Evans Halshaw Porsche
23/04/1997 at 12,834 miles – Evans Halshaw Porsche
09/12/1998 at 23,425 miles – Evans Halshaw Porsche
11/01/2000 at 26,304 miles – Evans Halshaw Porsche
28/03/2001 at 29,102 miles – Evans Halshaw Porsche
29/07/2002 at 32,761 miles – Evans Halshaw Porsche
28/07/2003 at 34,080 miles – Sutton Coldfield Porsche
26/07/2004 at 34,749 miles – Sutton Coldfield Porsche
09/08/2005 at 35,406 miles – Sutton Coldfield Porsche
19/09/2006 at 35,994 miles – Sutton Coldfield Porsche
29/08/2008 at 36,927 miles – Paragon Porsche Specialists
08/10/2009 at 40,451 miles – Autostrasse Porsche Specialists
12/10/2010 at 44,205 miles – Autostrasse Porsche Specialists
12/10/2011 at 45,803 miles – Autostrasse Porsche Specialists
18/10/2012 at 46,649 miles – Autostrasse Porsche Specialists
09/10/2013 at 47,845 miles – Autostrasse Porsche Specialists
01/10/2014 at 49,052 miles – Autostrasse Porsche Specialists
28/04/2021 at 52,184 miles – DSD Motorwerks Porsche Specialists
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- LayoutRear Engined
- AspirationNormally Aspirated
- Power 281 bhp
- Top speed 171 mph
- Acceleration0 to 62 in 5.4 s
- Driven wheelsRear Wheel Drive
- Body typeCoupe
- Vehicle height 1,310 mm
- Vehicle width 1,652 mm
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