1988 911 Carrera Comemmorative Edition Coupe
This 1988 Porsche 911 Carrera coupe is one of 875 total Commemorative Edition examples built to celebrate the production of the 250,000th 911. Of the 300 units imported to the US, 120 were coupes and all were finished in Diamond Blue Metallic over Diamond Blue supple leather.
All of the Commemorative Edition cars had Ferry Porsche’s Signature on the headrests, as well as Diamond Blue Metallic Full Leather, D. Blue Exterior paint, with matching Fuchs alloys, no model identification on the engine lid, short shift on the G-50 transmission, electric sunroof, power seats, sport shocks and sway bars, and special silver knit carpeting.
Powered by a 3.2-liter flat-six paired with a G50 five-speed manual transaxle it has been modified with Bilstein shocks, front and rear adjustable sway bars, a front strut brace, and a performance chip. Additional equipment includes 15″ Fuchs alloy wheels, a power-operated sunroof, power-adjustable front seats, and a Blaupunkt CD stereo and Air Conditioning Delete.
The car was delivered new to Semersky Enterprises of Highland Park, Illinois, and was acquired by the us in 2022. . This Commemorative Edition Carrera coupe shows 94k miles.
An engine-out service completed in March 2022 by Fred Heistand Automotive of Manheim, Pennsylvania, included a valve adjustment and a rebuild of the cylinder heads by Ober’s Performance of Lititz, Pennsylvania, with new valve guides. A repaint of the rear engine metal was also performed at this time in addition to the replacement of the:
Timing chain tensioner
Valve cover gaskets
Rear main seal
Front fuel line
Oil pressure sender
Oil cooler hoses
Lower cylinder head studs
Engine sound insulation pad
Clutch master and slave cylinder
Thoroughly serviced up and ready for it’s next caretaker!