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1973 Porsche Carrera 2.7 RS


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1973 Porsche Carrera 2.7 RS s/n 9113601367 Silver with Black Houndstooth Interior The legendary Carrera RS is widely regarded to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest roadgoing Porsche ever. Certainly it is one of the most iconic. Its primary purpose was to homologate the car for competition use, which required the construction of a minimum of five hundred examples within twelve months. Eventually, the cars proved to be so popular that the production run was expanded several times, with an eventual total of 1580 cars being built. The cars themselves featured larger more powerful engines, flared rear wheel arches to accommodate wider wheels, numerous deletions and alterations to reduce weight, improved suspension, and a few cosmetic alterations, which together would become the car's trademark. With its distinctive contrasting striping and wheels and the simple and functional 'burzel' or ducktail, the styling of the RS is iconic and trend-setting. The real treat, however, is in the driving. It epitomizes the ultimate Porsche experience with its immense tactility, balance, and nimbleness. Very few cars are as communicative and engaging as a properly set up 911 of this vintage, e


left-hand-drive 1973 porsche carrera 2700cc rs silver manual metallic recaro restored german rwd sportscar petrol 2wd

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  • Ad ID
  • Ad type
    For sale
  • Category
    Porsche > Carrera
  • Year
  • Mileage
    14899 mi


1145 Park Avenue
Emeryville, 94608, California
United States

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