DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1960 | COLOUR: Ruby Red | INTERIOR TRIM: Black | PRICE: POA
WE ARE DELIGHTED TO OFFER THIS EXCEPTIONAL & COLLECTIBLE RARE RIGHT HAND DRIVE PORSCHE 356B T5 CABRIOLET IN STRIKING COLOURS OF RUBY RED BLACK LEATHER COMPLIMENTED BY BLACK
THE FIRST PRODUCTION OF THE PORSCHE TYPE 356 ROLLED OFF THE PRODUCTION LINE IN STUTGART IN 1950. A NEW CHAPTER BEGAN WITH MANY MODELS DESIGNATIONS TO FOLLOW.
In its design, the Porsche 356 was its Company’s first production sports car. With an evolution starting with the Pre-A, 356A, 356B & the final Series the 356C. In each form they were built predominentatly as either Coupe or Cabriolet’s. Although several variations were avialable “Notchback Coupes” & “Speedster & Roadster Convertibles”. This extended to the engine too with the additional in limited numbers the road going Carrera four-cam option.
This car is finished in a stunning Ruby Red with Black interior trim complimented by Black Soft Top. The numbers matching 356B in its factory paintwork & matching numbers engine has just completed a full restoration to include a component off restoration replacing any metalwork required in particulalr the floor pans & a complete engine & mechanical overhaul.
Presents in lovely condition with further run down miles & final adjustments to be completed by Lux Classics team inclduing a full professional detail.
Extensive history file avialble with original purchase invoice, letter of Authenticity from Porsche Classic Centre to confirm the above details & confirming completion by the factory in December 1959 & sold new by AFN Ltd, Porsche Main Agent in United Kingdom.
The body was well preserved as it left the UK in 1980’s for USA & spent time in USA where the last owner secured the expert assistance of marque specialists & has formed part of a collection of concours Porsche 356’s.
This vehicle is currently being prepared by our in house Detailing Team & will be subject to a professional Detailing to paintwork, glass, rims & interior fabric & leather to protect & reduce future maintenance intervals & preservation. Additionally the vehicle will come fully inspected & serviced as required.
This vehicle is available for viewing in the UK on an appointment basis & would suit an enthusiast or collector with whom this vehicle will represent a good acquisition opportunity.
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