The unique golden Porsche sold at auction in 10 minutesOctober 30, 2018
The company went under the hammer recreated instance of the 911th with the “air” motor
At the 911 Turbo Classic Series auction, which became part of the 70th anniversary of Porsche, the Porsche 911 (993) Turbo S, also known as Project Gold, was sold. Bidding took 10 minutes, and the highest bid was € 2,743,500
Project Gold is the latest sports car version refurbished by the Porsche plant division, equipped with an air-cooled engine. The basis of restomo was the original Porsche 911 (993), painted in a shade of golden Golden Yellow Metallic.
Porsche 911 Turbo S was equipped with a 3.6-liter boxer “six” with a capacity of 450 horsepower, which was combined with the original manual transmission and all-wheel drive. At the same time, the components of the suspension and other components were made anew, but in full accordance with the original.
The Porsche 911 (993) was the first German brand model to receive an aluminum multi-link rear suspension and a twin-turbo engine. From conventional machines Turbo S differed increased rear wing, air intakes behind the doors and parts made of carbon fiber. A total of 183 copies of the 993rd were made by Turbo S.