Porsches first limited edition 924 was the martini rossi, factory order number m426. Porsche 924 by brian long 2001, hardcover for sale. Few onemake racing series have been as successful as the 924s and enthusiasts are fast cottening on to how good this budget porsche is. The normally aspirated 924 has similar performance to the ford, but the turbo version is on a different planet performance wise and is in the supercar league, when new it was the fastest 4cylinder car in the world. Shop millions of cars from over 2 dealers and find the perfect car. Although the watercooled, frontengined 928 gran turismo was designed first, the 924 was the first roadgoing porsche to have a front engine rear wheel drive configuration.
This book records the full history of the 924, including motorsport, from inception until the end of production. It was meant to be a vw, designed and developed in a consultative capacity, as are so many projects at the weissach technical centre. Find out what theyre like to drive, and what problems they have. The porsche 924s was in production from 1986 until 1988, and is a twodoor, fourseat, rearengine coupe. It has been overshadowed and obscured by the legendary 911 models, but roy smiths book, the porsche 924 carrera. The 924, which was available as of model year 1976, was developed by porsche on behalf of volkswagen as the successor to the 914 and eventually produced internally. That got fixed when they introduced the 924 turbo and later. Porsche in the 1970s was a company that thought it had its direction figured out. The porsche 924 is a sports car produced by porsche ag of germany from 1976 to 1988. What hampered the 924 back in the day was its slowass engine, a 2. Search preowned porsche 924 listings to find the best local deals.
Hence, the s 1979 924s, and the s 1980 924 turbos in 1979 the 924 to buy was the 924s, or full factory m471 sport option. Pca has compiled links to organizations that offer porsche valuations. Every buyer must check porsche 924 car history before getting a car loan or credit. Porsche classic cars 924 for sale car and classic uk. Please check porsche 924 car parts catalog for additional information if youre looking for parts to repair your vehicle.
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The new entrylevel model was built by audi in neckarsulm. This porsche 924 s was supplied new in june 1986 and is finished in lm3a guards red with black porsche logo seats. I seem to remember that insurance companies will sometimes use nada values. The aircooled cars 911 and 914 were to be phased out and replaced with two new watercooled designs. Save money by doing your own work and perform the repairs using the information weve provided here. The 924 was originally the joint project of volkswagen and porsche, created by the vertriebsgesellschaft distribution company, the joint sales and marketing company funded by porsche and vw to market and sell sports cars for volkswagen. Theres quite a bit that you can do to give 944 and boxster owners the shivers but the fi rst has to be to ensure that the basic car is up to scratch. Only vehicles that meet the high program standards of kelley blue book and pass inspection, as signed off by an ase certified technician, are eligible for the kelley blue book certified preowned cpo vehicle program all vehicles must be six 6 model years or newer with less than 75,000 miles. If you can come across one thats been well taken care of, buy it, you cant lose. In the past the 924 was often underrated, but nowadays enthusiasts appreciate the cars performance, build quality, practicality and affordability. I would like to know what to expect from the insurance company, but i cant find that info anywhere. The cars were built from december 1976 till march 1977. Search from 44 porsche 944 cars for sale, including a used 1984 porsche 944 coupe, a used 1985 porsche 944 coupe, and a used 1986 porsche 944 turbo coupe. They must also have a clean, title as verified by a carfax vehicle history report.
Porsche 924 vin decoder lookup porsche 924 vin and get. Features 2litre 125bhp, liquid cooled, inline, 4cylinder engine. Wanted one of these to complement the ford capri i also own. A lot of times, the very next year, that s package would become standard. This is a car anyone would be proud to own and thrilled to drive.
Insurance is very cheap, and the blue book value goes up every year. Find 1977 porsche 924s for sale on oodle classifieds. The porsche 924 is the car that saved porsche ag from financial ruin. The 924 was originally a joint project of volkswagen and porsche created by the vertriebsgesellschaft vg, the joint sales and marketing company funded by porsche and vw to market and sell sports cars ludvigsen. Black martini interior with blue piping, matching 14in titan white alloy wheels.
Porsche 924 buyers guide porsche 924 register porsche. The base car is a 100,000 mile example with thirteen stamps in the service book. Porsche 924 by brian long 2001, hardcover for sale online. O fallon, il 62269 1614 miles from you click for phone 1985 porsche 944. I have not bought yet, but will go to these guys first. Amazing performance for the money series 2 924 turbo with the ditc management system. See the photos of the interior further down this piece is a pain to get out it is the cross member.
All vehicles must be six 6 model years or newer with less than 75,000 miles. In production from 1976 to 1988, the 924 was the first porsche engineered with frontengine configuration. Make bmw buick cadillac chevrolet chrysler dodge ferrari ford jaguar. Only from the 924 s, which was produced as of model year 1986, onwards, was an engine built by porsche used the 2. Looking forward to getting my first car porsche 951 03282009, 02. I remove it with some of the lines and remove things in a manor that makes installation a bit simpler. Americanborn ceo peter schutz was eventually to throw this plan out the window when he extended the life of the 911 indefinitely. The porsche 944 is no longer the bargain it once was. Beige black blue bronze brown burgundy gold gray green orange pink purple red silver turquoise white yellow. Limited edition martini option m426 model grand prix white with bluered white stripes, white alloys, special martini interiors, dash plaque. Setting it apart from other 944s is the half year produc. Establishing a proper value for an older porsche in the case of a claim settlement dispute where the owner thinks the porsche is worth more sometimes considerably more than does hisher insurance company. Evolution to excellence seeks to dispel that notion. Weve gathered a vast collection of useful articles to help you perform many repairs and upgrades on your porsche.
Used porsche 924 cars for sale in the uk nestoria cars. Hence, the s 1979 924 s, and the s 1980 924 turbos in 1979 the 924 to buy was the 924 s, or full factory m471 sport option. Join millions of people using oodle to find unique used cars for sale, certified preowned car listings, and new car classifieds. The best part is, the seller owns a porsche and racing shop and is the only one to work on it since it was new, plus a warrenty. Welcome to our 924944968 technical articles section. Good aerodynamics were a priority when designing the body of the 924. More than 28,000 auto racing victories and as the worlds largest sports car manufacturer, porsche has proven where its focus is.
Find new and used porsche 924 classics for sale by classic car dealers and private sellers near you. This is better than my 924 turbo without being pipey on top and wimpy on the bottem. From its early conceptual phase and the 924 rallye turbo of 1979, to the prototype 924 gtrp that tested at the paul ricard circuit and went on to place sixth at le mans in 1980, this book records the models evolution to excellence, based on extensive research in porsche ags own archives. It is possible to get market price of new or used porsche 924 by vin number.
Not my fault, so i will be collecting the moneys for it, but i can not find the blue book value anywhere. Only 2500 were sent to the states, and 2500 to the rest of the world, so im sure there are not many left. Porsche 924 buyers guide porsche 924 register porsche club gb. The auto industry model year my runs from august 1 to 31 july, so a 1981 model could have been produced between 1 august 1980 and 31 july 1981. Pelican parts forums porsche forums porsche 924 944968 technical forum. Of the frontengined, watercooled transaxle porsches, the 944 occupies middle ground between the small, cheap 924 and the eightcylinder 928, which is more grand tourer than sports car. Only vehicles that meet the high program standards of kelley blue book and pass inspection, as signed off by an ase certified technician, are eligible for the kelley blue book certified preowned cpo vehicle program. I am sad to say that my 86 944 got totaled in a car accident yesterday. The large hose with the blue fitting is the connection for my accu sump. Appendices cover engine and chassis specifications and product evolution. Porsche 924 classics for sale classics on autotrader. Pelican parts forums porsche forums porsche 924944968 technical forum. The full history of the porsche 924, including the 924 turbo and the 924s, this text includes a background look at concept, production, development and marketing. The porsche 924 s, which was available as of my 1986, represented a significant technical enhancement of the 924 model line.1050 507 1021 235 1337 617 375 858 114 1065 198 287 1186 900 74 144 999 696 1048 302 747 302 1457 1497 728 780 141 566 211 368 173 723 154 84 246 211 750