Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.

CLASSIC CARS



ABCAuto Finder - ccts2117 Login
Website Contact Links
ABCAuto FinderABCAuto Finder
USA

tel: (001) 503 305 0411     
LIVE adverts (919)

1957 Porsche 356A Speedster T1 = Correct 65k miles $obo For Sale

LhD

Located in the USA...dry desert.

1957 Porsche 356A Speedster

Price:$Best offer please...usd dollars.

Engine Size 1600 cc
Transmission Type 4 Speed Manual
Body Style Convertible
Miles 65k

1957 Porsche 356A T1 Speedster

- We did an exquisite restoration on this 1957 Speedster over a 20-month period from 2012 to 2013.

- During the restoration, this 356 was completely disassembled so that every aspect could be properly addressed.

- The 356 was stripped down to the bare shell and it had minimal rust.

- The body and panels are original and still retain their correct stampings/numbers. All panels were pre-fit with bumpers, windshield frame and top to ensure the absolute best result.

- The complete driveline was rebuilt, engine, transmission, suspension, braking system, wire harness, and fuel system.

- All the chrome is triple plated, all the components are OEM or NOS. No color was listed on the Certificate of Authenticity or Kardex so the car was painted in a beautifully original color of Stone Grey with Red interior Absolutely superb in every way, this 356A Speedster is ready for immediate road or concours use.

- Complete with tools, books, side curtains, boot cover and Certificate of Authenticity from Porsche & photo documentation of the restoration.

- Truly one of the best 1957 Speedsters that you will find with no issues.

60 horsepower, 1,582 cc OHV air-cooled horizontally opposed four-cylinder engine with dual Solex carburetors, four-speed manual 644 transmission, independent front suspension with laminated torsion bars, parallel trailing arms, and tubular shock absorbers, independent rear swing axles with torsion bars and tubular shock absorbers, and four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 82.7 in.


- Porsche has the Speedster to thank for their success in the United States. Without this little convertible, it could be argued that Porsche sales might not have ever taken off in the fiercely competitive U.S. market.

- The car's low-slung and focused looks appealed to sports car enthusiasts and its price of just under $3,000 definitely helped to get Speedsters off the showroom floors and out onto the open road.

- Boasting few creature comforts but excellent driving characteristics, it helped cement Porsche's reputation in the United States and earned it a hugely desirable portion of the sports car market at a time when the motto of most British marques was “export or die.”


- The Speedster holds a special place in Porsche history, not only as a sales success but also as an icon of minimalist automotive design.

- It remains a beloved vehicle today, and a well-restored and properly maintained Speedster, such as this example, is on the wish list of nearly every car enthusiast the world over.

- This status has also contributed to a meteoric rise in desirability for these cars, as they lead the charge for all 356s and 911s that are gaining momentum in the marketplace.

- Simply put, no important collection would be complete without a proper Speedster, as it is an equal in automotive design and history as the California Spider and 300 SL, but it further benefits from practicality and ease of use, which makes it as perfect for running errands as handling twisty mountain roads.

- Motoring enthusiasts new to the classic car world are well served to acquire a “blue chip” Porsche such as this.



- Please email me if I can assist further with inspections, evaluation, test-drives and a potential purchase of this automobile.


Please email us below for additional assistance with the purchase of this vehicle.

Inspections welcome...please email us for more pics.


Please mention the vehicle you are inquiring about so we can respond promptly.

= Inspections are encouraged before any purchase, of any vehicle, anywhere.


.............
chisz


Can be exported at your cost or about $1,500 dollars to the UK port in 4 weeks...bn


- Serious collectors please...more pics coming and on request...


Thanks for looking


..............
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Porsche
Model 356
  356A Speedster T1
Year 1957
Country USA
Region International
Telephone (001) 503 305 0411
Status Trade
E-mail
Date 02-Jul-2018
Ref C924314
 

Similar Adverts
1961 Porsche 356 B Cabrio Super 90

Same owner for more than 30 years Original colour combination Heron Grey with red interior Optional: Headrests Arm rests in leather Cabriolet cover Noise supression 2 Loudsspeakers 2 Fog Lights Ventilated Chrome Wheels Electrical Clock

  • £
  • 02-Aug-2018
  • Portugal
  • Trade
1959 Porsche 356 A Super Cabriolet, rare Glacier white

Specifications Year: 1959 Date of manufacture: August 1959 Make: Porsche Model: 356 A Super Cabriolet Type: 616/2 Chassis: 152430 Trunk and Engine hoods number: 30 Engine Type: 1,582 cc, flat 4-cylinder, air cooled, Weber 40MM carburetors, 75 bhp Engine number: 84630, matching, .....

  • £
  • 12-Aug-2018
  • Greece
  • Trade
1959 Porsche 356A Coupe T2 Full Restored

Frame Off restoration! The Porsche 356 is completely rebuilt and in absolut new condition. The vehicle has matching number and matching color. Additionally we have the certificate of birth and a complete photo documentation of the restoration process. Convince yourself of this TOP-CAR and visit us .....

  • £124000
  • 19-Jul-2018
  • Austria
  • Trade
1960 Porsche 356B 1600 T5 Reutter Cabrio

This Porsche was completely restored a few years ago and also driven. The car has always been serviced and kept in technical good conditions. A vehicle that makes fun to drive and gives happiness to have in ownership. For more pictures visit our website www.oldie-point.at Call us +43 676 888 450 568 Visit .....

  • £122000
  • 18-Jul-2018
  • Austria
  • Trade
1961 Porsche 356B Hardtop Cabriolet

The Porsche 356 B Karmann Hardtop Coupe was always registered in Austria. The vehicle had just 5 owners and the last one had it for over 45 years in his possession. As a special feature the 356 has an electric sunroof. Just before 1000km the engine was completely overhauled by a serios Porsche mechanic .....

  • £69900
  • 18-Jul-2018
  • Austria
  • Trade
1959 Rare Porsche 356B Roadster

The meanwhile rarely 356 Porsche gets released from our collection and will be saled. The car is very well preserved and technically seen in daily useable condition. The last owner restored the car partially over the last years. That is shown in the generall condition of the 356. The vehicle is exposed .....

  • £161000
  • 09-Jun-2018
  • International
  • Trade
1965 Porsche 356C Cabriolet

This 1965 Porsche 356C Cabriolet is an absolutely beautiful example and a superb driver. Red with black interior. It has a 356SC motor installed. A very clean, straight and solid car that's in excellent condition for only $129,500

  • £
  • 27-Jul-2018
  • USA
  • Trade
1958 Porsche 356 A T2 1600 Cabriolet by Reutter

1958 Porsche 356 A T2 1600 Cabriolet by Reutter Ruby red with beige interior and black top. Full matching numbers, restored. Original panels. Radio. 2 spoke steering wheel "ZweispeichenLenkrad" with cancel ring. New tires, (x5), shocks, exhaust, restored carburetors, brakes.

  • £
  • 01-Jul-2018
  • Canada
  • Private
1962 Porsche 356 B 1600 S Cabriolet --- professionally restored

This Porsche 356 B 1600 S Cabriolet was professionally restored by recognised specialists during the last few years. Just driven 15 mls since completion. Stunning car. Without doubt one of the best available.

  • £163000
  • 10-Jul-2018
  • Germany
  • Trade
Porsche 356B 1962 in Silver

The original 911 some might say. The 356 was introduced effectively in 1948 with what was called the pre A. In late 1959 significant styling and technical refinements gave rise to the 356 B (a T5 body type). The mid-1962 356 B model was changed to the T6 body type (twin engine lid grilles, an external .....

  • £94500
  • 10-Aug-2018
  • Essex
  • Trade