1985 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet
Offered for sale is astriking. exceptionally clean. well maintained and entirely documented 1985 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet with only 53k original miles from new.Finished in beautifully offsetting Black over a Champagne leather interior. thecar is as mechanically sound as it is beautiful. A rare original example thatcomes with the original window sticker. every single book and manual (includingthe stamped service booklet). an unbroken and comprehensive chain of servicerecords from 1985 to the present day and a clean CARFAX report all supportingthe car’s ownership and mileage history. Whether you’re in the market as aseasoned Porsche collector or just as a weekend enthusiast. this gorgeous andmechanically strong example absolutely deserves your consideration. In Octoberof 1985. Lynch Porsche Audi of Chicago. IL delivered the car to its originalowner. a Mr. Mueser of Rochester. MN. By 1988 Mr. Mueser had moved toneighboring Wisconsin. as evidenced by his 15k mile service receipt in 1988.Always properly garaged and maintained. Mr. Mueser always drove the carsparingly and only in fair weather. the definition of a cherished weekendcruiser. As such. the odometer had only 36k miles on it when Mr. Mueser finallydecided to part with the car. selling it in 1999 to its second owner. aninvestment banker from Milwaukie. WI. He would provide the same care and gentleuse. continuing the first owner’s fastidious maintenance and accruing a mere17k miles in his 16 years ownership before we were able to acquire the car fromhim earlier this year. The car’s finish is excellent. deep and lustrous andmarred only by the most negligible of imperfections (a rock chip or two. andthe like). none of which are significant enough to appear in the pictures ordetract from the car’s considerable appeal. The beautiful and ever-imposingBlack finish cloaks a body that is straight and free of dents. with excellentpanel fits and gaps throughout. All of the glass and rubber is in excellentcondition. The black soft top shows virtually no wear and comes with both thestandard boot cover and a full tonneau cover. Thecar’s undercarriage is completely rust-free original and untouched. The car’s interior is very asclean with the Champagne leather seats showing only nominal wear. The door pockets retaintheir shape – a common problem on the more used examples of this model – andthe leather wrapped dash houses the original Blaupunkt Monterey radio whichstill functions beautifully through the car’s original sound system. Both theboot cover and full tonneau cover are in excellent original condition. The car left thefactory with the following options: Special leather interior (Champagne) steering wheel with raised hub full tonneau cover Blaupunkt Monterey digital cassette/radio limited slip differential power door locks sport seats 16” Fuch alloy wheels cruise control and spoilers. The car also comeswith its full original tool kit tonneau and boot cover storage bags. This Porsche is also extremely tight and strong mechanically. Thebulletproof 3.2L engine fires up without any smoke or hesitation pullingstrongly and smoothly through each of the transmission’s gears. Compression and oil pressure are very good. This 911 beautifully melds efficiency reliability and everyday ride quality with a truly visceral vintage driving feel that is sureto provide anyone behind the wheel a wonderfully grin-inducing experience.Everything works as it should including the Air Conditioning which wasconverted to R134a in July of 2016. This 1985 911 Carrera Cabriolet is offered with the Porsche Certificate of Authenticity.
- 53,234 mi