This matching numbers “bent-windshield” Pre-A 356 Coupe is a great example of Porsche’s cornerstone 356-series production models. In addition to retaining its original body/chassis, 1,500 cc engine with twin Solex 32 PBI carburetors and four-speed manual gearbox, it also wears its factory-original colors of Silver Metallic with blue upholstery, according to the accompanying Porsche Certificate of Authenticity.
This car was auctioned off by RM Auctions in March of 2012 at the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Florida.
64 bhp (SAE), 55 bhp (DIN), 1,488 cc Type 546-2 air-cooled, horizontally opposed OHV four-cylinder engine, twin Solex 32 PBI carburetors, four-speed manual gearbox in rear transaxle, independent front and rear suspension with parallel trailing arms and transverse laminated torsion bar front, swing axles with transverse torsion bars rear, and four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 82.7"
Source: RM Auctions