Targa - very first glass window Targa, unique options!
EUR 185,000JPY 23,158,300BGN 361,823CZK 4,844,225DKK 1,376,270GBP 164,785HUF 66,672,150PLN 839,696RON 901,746SEK 1,878,490CHF 198,820ISK 29,008,000NOK 1,921,373HRK 1,397,398RUB 16,574,390TRY 1,675,101AUD 290,838BRL 1,182,335CAD 285,140CNY 1,449,642HKD 1,730,453IDR 3,154,928,950ILS 721,833INR 16,360,752KRW 246,984,250MXN 4,436,022MYR 904,336NZD 314,038PHP 10,727,965SGD 297,443THB 6,726,785ZAR 3,421,002
Offered for: EUR 185,000
The Porsche 911 was developed as a much more powerful, larger and more comfortable replacement for the Porsche 356.
The earliest 911’s had an air cooled 2.0 liter 6-cilinder boxer engine, producing initially 130hp. In 1967, Porsche introduced the high performance 911 S (160hp). The Targa version appeared the same year and was a true example of innovation for the German manufacturer.
This particular Porsche 911 2.0 S Targa was originally ordered in December 1967 by Mr. Jürgen Neuhaus, a championship-winning factory Porsche racing driver. Mr. Neuhaus ordered this car with several unusual options, including a 100 liter endurance fuel tank. For his frequent ski trips in Switzerland, the Porsche was also equipped with a Webasto heater, travel ski bags, two Barverkauf suitcases and most noticeable: a heated glass rear window (three months before this option was officially was available).
In the early seventies the Porsche was sold to a very young Mr. Klaus Werner, who bought it at the age of 18 years old, because he could not afford a Ferrari 275. Mr. Werner kept the car until she was acquired for an American collector in Beverly Hills and eventually bought a 275. In the 1990’s, she was sold to another American collector in Texas. In this period the car was repainted in red.
In 2014 the car was exported to the Netherlands and in 2016, the car was professionally restored by well-known Porsche specialists Siemerink. The bodywork was stripped and repaired where necessary. All the mechanical parts have been rebuilt and documentation of all the work is available. After the restoration was finished the Targa has been stored in a garage and was rarely used. Today she resides in outstanding condition with its original engine and transmission and is a pleasure to drive.
This is a unique opportunity to buy a significant Porsche 911 2.0 S Targa with important provenance in excellent condition. This matching numbers car was originally finished in Tangerine (Blutorange), comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and a copy of the factory Kardex which indicates among several unusual options, that this is the very first glass window Targa ever built. An interview with the first owner (who remembers the car well) is included with the documentation.
Price is euro 185.000,-.
Please do ask for more pictures or better come and see this extraordinary example in our gallery.
Very Superior Old Cars is a classic sportscar consultancy company founded in 1992. We work for our customers to assist with all aspects of their car interests. From acquisition consultancy with restoration advice and management to private sales in our boutique art gallery.
VSOC is centrally located between Amsterdam and The Hague, only 17 km (11 miles) from Schiphol Airport. There is a broad selection of classic sports cars on display, in very good or excellent condition, varying from beautiful yet affordable sports cars to rare and valuable collectors’ items. When you intend to visit us in The Netherlands, we would advise you to make an appointment so that we can give you some quality time. If you arrive by plane or train, we would be happy to pick you up at the airport or train station. Besides Dutch we speak English, German, French and Italian.
Very Superior Old Cars
Mme Curiestraat 8
2171 TW Sassenheim
+31 252 218 980
Alex von Mozer
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