2004 Porsche 911 Carrera 2


  • Extensive history file with main dealer, Porsche specialists, and local independent garage maintenance
  • Stored as part of a small classic car collection
  • Recently replaced rear tyres, coolant pipes, and water pump
  • MOT valid until March 2025

The Appeal

After the step change of the Porsche 996, the 997 was arguably the car to bring back the purists. Certainly, the water-cooled element was there to stay, but but the car brought back those signature round headlights that so many had mourned the loss of, and released what, in many respects, was a far more 'traditionally Porsche' car in terms of aesthetics.

This fine 2004 example has been very clearly cared for, evidenced by its extensive service history. There's plenty of time left on the MOT, and the water pump has recently been replaced for the new owner's piece of mind. If you fancy a classy yet still highly up-to-date sports car, a 997 is a safe bet - and we've no doubt that this one will tick all of the boxes. 

History and Paperwork

  • Registered in 2004
  • 6 previous registered keepers
  • In current ownership since June 2019
  • MOT valid until March 2025
  • Main dealer, Porsche specialists, and local independent garage maintenance throughout its life
  • Extensive history file available
  • Stored as part of a small classic car collection in a secure lock-up
  • Serviced regardless of cost at main dealer, specialists, and local independent
  • Extensive document folder to validate maintenance and service history
  • Currently indicates 114,264 miles

The Condition

  • No bodywork or panel imperfections to report
  • Paintwork in good condition for age and mileage, with a small smart repair needed on the O/S/R bumper
  • Some light scratches and marks, commensurate with responsible use
  • Driver's wing has had some paint around the wheel arch
  • Headlights are quite discoloured but likely restorable
  • Alloys carry some light wear
  • Underside carries some areas of surface corrosion
  • Some slight wear on driver's seat bolster commensurate with age and mileage
  • However, we can't spot any clear rips or tears
  • All instruments are bright and legible
  • We've no reports of any technical issues inside the cabin

The Mechanics

  • 3.6L Flat-6 powerplant
  • Manual transmission with 6 gears
  • Recently replaced rear tyres, coolant pipes (genuine Porsche), and water pump
  • No outstanding mechanical items requiring attention
  • The vendor reports that it drives excellently, pulls strongly, and brakes and handles as expected from a 911
  • We have no reports of rattles, vibrations, or engine smoke
  • Ultimately, this looks like a hugely drivable car that's ready and waiting to go

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Vehicle specification
  • Year 2004
  • Make Porsche
  • Model 911
  • Colour Silver
  • Odometer 114,264 Miles
  • Engine size 3600
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Town Shrewsbury
  • Location Shropshire
  • Country United Kingdom
Bidding history
31 bids
  • Pa•••• £17,000 11/06/24
  • ka•••• £15,000 11/06/24
  • ca•••• £14,500 11/06/24
  • ka•••• £14,000 11/06/24
  • ca•••• £13,750 11/06/24
  • ke•••• £13,250 11/06/24
  • ca•••• £12,250 11/06/24
  • Jc•••• £11,700 11/06/24
  • ca•••• £11,250 11/06/24
  • ga•••• £11,000 11/06/24
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