Clarity, excitement, precision but you already know that from our sports cars. Built by the porsche factory strictly for competition in european carrera cup races, this 1992 porsche 964 carrera cup is one of just 112 produced in 1992, and is one of just 297 produced in total from. The first porsche 911 model 964 rolled off the line in 1989. Genuine porsche sun visor clip set x2 911 912 912e 928 930 964 sunvisor oem. Porsches creation for the onemake series became known as the 911 carrera 2 cup, and each 964 was prepared to identical specification 3. This porsche 964 is the evolution of a driver youtube. Its a 911 with technology to make it safer without sacrificing excitement, and yet its still seen as the runt of the little. Can a big and tall man fit into the new porsche 911. Akira nakais rwb cars need little introduction but for those not familiar with this japanese artists work you may want to visit his website here or have a quick read of road and tracks article here. Subscribe to porsche classic news and stay up to date. People see me getting out of the car and they wonder if ive used a shoehorn to wedge myself in. A driver 63 or shorter fits fairly comfortably and weve heard of taller people driving them, but the taller the driver the more snug it becomes.
How to tell if youre a real porsche driver youtube. And that gentlemen is straight out of the mouth of the porsche meister himself. Ordering items online from the porsche drivers selection is a quick and easy process. It contains further information on product highlights, events, restorations and much more. Information about your classic porsche porsche classic. My husband is 6 4 tall and weighs in at a slim and trim 235 lbs. This pristine 964 has an important place in porsche history. For the first time the 911 was equipped with power steering, abs brakes, coil over suspension and a new, powerful and proven reliable 3. Dude porsche is for people who like looking like cocks, thats just the way it is. The porsche 911 carrera 2 belongs to the 964 model family from porsche. Originally the idea was to get one as an autoxtrack car but the idea morphed into using one as a daily driver after a particularly painful episode of evo driving. Heavy words, and even moreso when you consider hansmichaels choice of car. And if you cant afford a ferrari, just get a fiero and a kit. Those are the porsche models that work well for taller drivers.
This porsche 964 is the evolution of a driver petrolicious. I shop around for good bargins daily drive them for 10k or so and sell them and make a few dollars. Porsche 911 964 cup at classic driver, we offer a worldwide selection of porsche 911 964 cups for sale. Make your own impressive fashion statement with mens tshirts from porsche drivers selection. Ten unexpectedly great cars for tall people jalopnik. The porsche 964993 back spoiler mechanism is equipped with a ball bearing that will fail over time due to moisture and corrosion. Continue this thread view entire discussion 11 comments more posts from the porsche community.
I get a lot of strange looks sometimes when i step out of my porsche 993. Porsche 964 by dp motorsport is an extreme lightweight racer. Although the sclass drivers seat offers the least amount of headroom 37. With a love of detail, we have created individual accessories for creative drivers who wish to shape their own environment. A lot of people think that if youre big or tall than a porsche 911 isnt the car for you. European car features 2017 porsche 911 turbo 580hp, little changes, big. Porsche 911 964 carrera 1989 1994 at classic driver, we offer a worldwide selection of porsche 911 964 carreras for sale. The porsche 964 offered the most design refinement to date to the popular and beloved 911 model. Combined with jeans or formal trousers, these tshirts are an essential fashion basic. The porsche 964 was the model series for the type 911 produced between 1989 and 1994. Furthermore, the 911 targa had macpherson strut front suspension with coil springs and an antiroll bar.
We are pleased to offer this enthusiast owned, 3 owner 1993 porsche 911 type 964 carrera 2 coupe. The 911 carrera 4 type 964 contained 85 percent new parts, but largely retained the classic shape of its predecessor. To search the entire tech database, simply enter your search criteria. Now for a few that are a bit more work for a longer driver. The porsche 911 underwent a major evolution with the reveal of the 964 series a new, aircooled, rear engine, a completely new suspension system, and a sleek, aerodynamic exterior, all standard. Like the porsche 911 and 911 s, the 2017 porsche 911 gts models get a new twinturbo 3.
Use the filters to narrow down your selection based on price, year and mileage to help find your dream porsche 911 964 turbo. And like all cars that have engines with very flat torque curves, the porsche is a deceptively unhurried car in feel. Use the filters to narrow down your selection based on price, year and mileage to help find your dream porsche 911 964 carrera. Believing otherwise is a delusion that may well end up with dire consequences.
While some porsches models, such as the early generation boxsters, were a bit cramped for anyone taller than 6 feet, thats changed drastically over the years. Today we return to the og twinline days and do a skit about the most stereotypical porsche owners. I had to pick up my wife from the san francisco airport and ended up having to take pretty strong prescription pain meds for several days afterwards because the trip had messed up. Due to production hurdles and budget constraints, the first batch of 964 model turbos were fitted with modified 3. Once upon a time, the car was a porsche 964, but singers custom carbonfiber body panels transformed it into a car that cant be pinned down as any particular generation of 911. The 964 carrera was the last generation sold with the traditional removable targa roof. The 1989 porsche 911 carrera 4 or type 964 as everyone in the trade calls them is a bit of an enigma. The first 964s available in 1989 were all wheel drive equipped carrera 4 models. Porsche 964 the new generation of the 911 came onto the market in model year 1989, at the same time as the phasingout of the g series. Better yet take the next 20 minutes and watch the documentary of the. Although it was still clearly recognizable as a 911 it had been reworked to a point that it was considered over 85% new. The 964 carrera was the last generation sold with the traditional removable targa.
A damaged bearing will be heard as a grinding noise or rattle when the spoiler move either up or down. One regardless of skill or experience never becomes the equal of a 911 turbo of any but the most present overly nannified era. If youre over six feet tall, as i am, and you have tried wearing a helmet in your 911 for track days, this article may be of interest. The 964 was considered to be 85% new as compared to its predecessor, the carrera 3. Use the filters to narrow down your selection based on price, year and mileage to help find your dream porsche 911 964 cup. Laugh all you want, but im 63 and i dont even have the seat all the way back. From the beginning the roadster has been all about the curves. When it came time for the stuttgart scientists to build the 930s successor, porsche knew it had a tall order to execute.
Motorcar studio is pleased to offer this 1992 porsche 911 c2 manual coupe 964 rwb. Germanys dp motorsport has quite a knack for performing serious overhauls on porsche 911s, particularly from the 964 generation from the late 1980s and early 1990s. How to tell if youre a real porsche driver twinline garage. Browse other great autometrics motorsports listings here or have us build a car to your exact specifications. Driveline 5speed factory 964 manual transmission with factory lsd. Browse the links for our extensive offering of innovative, unique items found nowhere else but porsche drivers selection. Was at a boxster event at silverstone and a couple were there who were enormous. Especially if your 911 has a sunroof, as does my 1977 red 911s.
Porsche 964 19911994 air suspension air ride air lift. Save up the money and get yourself a ferrari f40, theyre not that expensive at. Thinking about becoming a porsche guy, but am i too tall. The 964 911 targa was 4250 mm long, 1652 mm wide, 20 mm tall and had a 2272 mm long wheelbase. The porsche boxster is a perfect balanced midengined sports car that allows that wind in the hair feeling. Both variants were available as a coupe, targa or cabriolet. I am pondering a 944 for a daily driver or a 914 if i can afford only thing is i am 230lb 65 and i have honestly never sat inside a porsche, can i fit and if i can fit will i look goofy. Porsche 911 964 turbo 1989 1994 at classic driver, we offer a worldwide selection of porsche 911 964 turbos for sale. When i first acquired the car, i did what so many taller people do i moved the seat to the rear and raked the seat back so my head would clear. The porsche 964 represented the first modernization of the 911 and is, by most measures, the most technically advanced while still still retaining the raw, classic sports car look and feeling of the original aircooled 911 series.378 320 1581 893 724 1190 511 898 351 660 1052 1268 275 1281 943 45 563 650 1129 1385 250 1607 230 1535 1586 558 355 380 1016 670 311 98 329