Porsche 550 Spyder, Museum Quality Replica Price: 42500
1955 Porsche 550 SPYDER, replica.
Body based on the original Beck mold.
Steel constructed tube chassis with 4 wheel disc.
SCAT built 2160cc engine, 4 speed manual trans, with 1k miles.
Excellent correct replica, with no expense spared.
Built predominantly with FIBERSTEEL.com top level components.
Features that make this car unlike most replicas around are attention to details that were unique to the original 550s'- wide 5 hubs and correct narrow 15x5 wheels on Coker vintage Michelin bias type tires, banjo Porsche steering wheel, exposed race type fuel fill and cap, authentic and correct lights all round, leather belting on secure points throughout, factory type race jack points, driver race nocelle, 550 correct type hand brake, authentic correct type badging throughout.
Fully sorted, correctly stanced to racing ride spec.
Complete history folder with all documentation.
Car is as the originals- raw, fast, nimble, and loud- quite a handful really.
Priced at $42,500 or best offer
Likely you know Porsche built an original production run of just 90 of the cars- thus making any of the actual factory cars worth about $3 million and upwards of 8.
Also you likely know that this was the model of car that legend James Dean was killed in.
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