1976 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 Targa

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  • New TÜV valid until May 2026
  • Engine and gearbox rebuild at c.80,000 kilometres
  • Accompanied by a collection of spare parts (pictured)
  • We’re informed that this car has had just two registered keepers - the last for over two decades

The Appeal

Concerned that America was soon to ban cabriolets due to safety concerns, Porsche’s first foray into a convertible 911 trialled an all-new technology. Incorporating a structural rollover hood and hard-top removable roof section, the Targa “safety cabriolet” was unveiled in 1967 - initially with a soft rear window that was later changed to a fixed rear screen from 1968 onwards. The Targa is still part of Porsche’s range today, continuing after the arrival of the 911 Cabrio in late 1982.
This 1976 Carrera 2.7 looks to be in very good condition and is offered with a fresh German TÜV valid until May 2026. We’re informed that it drives very well and has had just two former registered keepers - the last for over twenty years.

The History and Paperwork

  • 1977 MY
  • Left-hand drive
  • German registration documents present
  • Engine no: 660997
  • VIN: 9117310286
  • 271,000 km indicated
  • Engine and transmission rebuild carried out at c.80 000 km by the then owner - a mechanic
  • New TÜV until May 2026

The Condition

  • Now finished in Cherry Red Metallic - (originally Brown Metallic)
  • The vendor advises that the paintwork would benefit from refinishing or refurbishment
  • Very presentable overall
  • The bodywork looks straight and solid, with no notable defects visible
  • The Targa removable roof section is reportedly in good shape and fits well
  • Fuchs alloys fitted and in good order for their age
  • Four new 205/50/15Vr tyres fitted
  • Well-preserved interior
  • Only light wear evident to the original upholstery and controls
  • Tool roll present and in good condition

The Mechanics 

  • 2.7-litre NA air-cooled flat-six
  • Five-speed manual gearbox
  • Numerous spares included (as photographed)
  • Engine and gearbox rebuilt at approximately 80,000 kilometres
  • We’re informed that it now produces approximately 190 PS

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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1976
  • Make Porsche
  • Model 911
  • Colour Red
  • Odometer 271,000 Kilometres
  • Engine size 2700
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Town Fluorn-Winzeln
  • Country Germany
Bidding history
10 bids from 8 bidders
  • armand-•••• €6,655 20/06/24
  • EdCarr €6,555 20/06/24
  • EdCarr €5,500 20/06/24
  • holger-•••• €5,000 20/06/24
  • pablo.m•••• €3,000 19/06/24
  • jamil_c•••• €2,300 18/06/24
  • mattia.•••• €2,200 17/06/24
  • leonefa•••• €2,000 17/06/24
  • jamil_c•••• €950 17/06/24
  • miguel-•••• €850 16/06/24

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