1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507

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Lot 75
1968 Porsche 911 SWB
Chassis no. 11835507

Sold for £ 59,166 (US$ 76,962) inc. premium
1968 Porsche 911 SWB
Chassis no. 11835507
Sold new in the Netherlands
Restored example
Offered in original colour, Polo Red


Odometer Reading: 100
MOT Expiry: Exempt

Delivered new to Porsche, Netherlands this 911SWB has spent much of its life in Europe and has recently been treated to a comprehensive restoration by marque specialists. Included in the restoration was a re-paint to the original colour, Polo red 6802, as well as a renovation of the engine and gearbox. A new black leatherette interior was also fitted. Reported to be in very good driving condition the engine bay and body work are equally impressive, with impeccable shut lines, the chrome bumpers being factory-standard aligned. Under the bonnet the engine bay maintains the theme with very clean paint and highly presentable ancillaries. Sitting inside is almost a time-traveller experience back to when this car was showroom-fresh, the trim, door cards and dashboard all present well and with the recently renewed underpinnings it makes for a very pleasant drive. Few 911s of this era are restored to such a level, and this example having been meticulously renovated would be at home in any serious collection. Offered with a sizeable history file including sundry invoices.

Footnotes

  • Vendor Score Total: 60/100

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    Key for sellers' assessments:
    1/5 POOR. A project vehicle | Requires urgent attention | Damaged | Parts missing
    2/5 AVERAGE. Useable condition | Requires some attention | Light damage
    3/5 GOOD. Drive away | Presents well | Good history file | Drives well
    4/5 VERY GOOD. Well restored | Running and driving with no noticeable faults | Sound throughout
    5/5 EXCELLENT. Concours condition | Beautifully presented | Driving very well

    EXTERIOR TOTAL: 15/25
    Body Work: 3
    Chrome/Plastics/Trim: 3
    Glass: 3
    Paint: 3
    Wheels/Tyres: 3

    INTERIOR TOTAL: 12/20
    Dashboard/Door cards/Carpets: 3
    Headlining: 3
    Seats: 3
    Trim: 3

    ENGINE TOTAL: 12/20
    Mechanical components: 3
    Running: 3
    Starting: 3
    Under Bonnet: 3

    RUNNING GEAR TOTAL: 12/20
    Axles: 3
    Brakes: 3
    Gearbox/Clutch: 3
    Suspension: 3

    ELECTRICAL TOTAL: 6/10
    Ancillary components: 3
    Main components: 3

    Car History File: 3
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
1968  Porsche 911 SWB  Chassis no. 11835507
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