Classic Porsche trio in Shannons Timed Online Auction
- ‘Built to drive’, performance-enhanced 1956, 356 Coupe
- Australian market and mechanically-rebuilt Turbo 3.0 coupe from long-term ownership
- Rare 993 ‘Targa’ coupe, one of only 25 delivered new to Australia
- Online bidding closes June 3
Three seminal Porsches coupes from the 1950s to the 1990s are being offered in Shannons just-announced Timed Online Auction, for which bidding opens on May 20 and closes on June 3.
From the 1950s, there is a nicely restored and mechanically-improved 1956, T-1 model 356A coupe with its updated 1600cc engine enlarged to 1720cc and then fitted with fuel injection in place of its original carburettors.
Finished in period Aqua Marine Blue, the 356’s straight body, great panel fit and trims are all in excellent condition, while a set of polished Rudge-style knock-off wheels and nose-mounted amber-lens driving lights add the finishing touch.
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