2001 Porsche 996 Turbo
The 996 Turbo was released at the Frankfurt Motor show in September 1999 and was on sale in the second half of 2000 as a 2001 model. It was the first water-cooled Porsche 911 turbo and also the first 911 Turbo available with either a 6-speed manual or a 5-speed automatic, known as a tiptronic gearbox.
The 996 Turbo is powered by a water-cooled twin-turbocharged, 3.6 L flat-6 engine, derived from the 1998 Le Mans winning GT1 race car. It produces 309kW or 420hp with 563Nm of torque available. Zero to 100km/h take 4.2 seconds and top speed is 310km/h.
This specific car has done 51,800 kms from new with a full service history by Porsche SA and Porsche Specialists. The car is finished in Arctic Silver with black leather interior. It is a six-speed manual and has the following factory fitted standard and optional extras:
- Xenon headlights with washers
- Carbon fiber rear spoiler
- Cruise control
- On board computer
- Navigation system
- Short shift gear-lever and lots more.
The car is in a beautiful condition with hardly a scratch on it. A great example of this very important car in the development and evolution of the Porsche 911 Turbo!
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