The Porsches face a dilemma as this 1988 911 Turbo Slant Nose goes on sale on the American Marshall Goldman site for almost $ 400,000: buy it or take 2 brand new 911 Turbo S from the 992 generation.
Many iconic variants of the Porsche 911 have been produced over the decades and in particular, the Slant Nose models are among the most sought after. This copy is a 1988 911 Turbo Cabriolet which was fitted with the factory Slant Nose package. The package cost $ 50,000 at the time and includes fenders with specific louvers and retractable headlights as well as different body panels and some special air intakes. Apparently only 948 units of 911 Slant Nose were produced, of which only 160 were imported into the United States.
This 911 includes a Blaupunkt Reno radio, limited slip differential, 8-position power driver and passenger seats, alarm system, spare tire and all original documentation. It is also sold with a Porsche certificate of authenticity and has been recently overhauled and fitted with new tires.
Details in the announcement indicate that the car has spent most of its life in California and has only driven 5,558 km since it rolled off the production line. The previous owners have clearly taken good care of the car as the exterior and interior are in perfect condition. This, in addition to its rarity, could justify its colossal price of 398,900 dollars.
As this is a 911 Turbo type 930, it is equipped with a 3.3-liter turbocharged flat-6 engine producing 282 horsepower and a torque of 377 Nm. So it remains to be seen whether you prefer to buy this 911. extremely rare or two brand new 911 Turbo S type 992.