1965 Porsche 356SC Coupe Matching #’s Last Year of 356 Third Owner
I am pleased to offer this 1965 Porsche 356 SC coupe. 1965 was the final year of production for the classic Porsche 356 making this car a very collectible Porsche. The SC model included an upgraded 95HP pushrod motor. Car retains it’s original color combination of signal red with black vinyl interior (according to the pictured Kardex). VIN # is 221701 and mileage on the odometer shows 4423 (actual mileage is unknown).
Car is being offered by only the third owner. Two previous owners with the last owning the car for 46 years and the original owner for the first 5 years. A bare metal restoration and drive train rebuild was done in the mid nineties but the car still shows very well today and is mechanically sound. The original date matching wheels were just recently re -chromed and new tires were mounted, as well as rebuilding the disc brakes. The car drives very well and is a blast to drive.
Features the original motor as verified against the Kardex (see pictures).
According to my research (cannot be confirmed): According to the production data in Brett Johnson’s book, for the 1965 calendar year, Porsche built 485 type 616/16 engines. Of course not all of those went into 356C cars built in that year, but one can still make reasonable estimate that of the 1,101 coupes and 588 cabriolets built in that year maybe 30% had SC engines installed in them. So that would be about 330 SC coupes.
– A rare 1965 356 SC Coupe
– Final year of the 356
– Very nicely restored – you’d be proud to own this classic Porsche
– Signal Red – great eye appeal
I have not personally inspected this vehicle. I am relying on the pictures and descriptions provided by the seller. I can tell based on pictures and conversations with the owner that 356 SC Coupe is in excellent restored condition and is an absolute blast to drive.
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I invite and encourage any interested party to inspect this car in Atlanta, GA and determine for yourself that this car is truly in excellent condition. Seeing is really believing.
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This item is being sold as is, where is with no warranty, expressed written or implied unless there is a warranty in effect from the factory. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected this item, and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgement solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer’s request prior to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the item.
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