Porsche 911 RS Tribute 

 

This stunning 911 RS Recreation started life as a 1978 gold 3.0 SC and in 2007 underwent a complete bare shell build with no expense spared from a rust-free UK car by Independent Porsche specialist Pro 9. The detail and time put into this car amounts to over 250 hours of work to produce an identical replica. 

1978 Porsche 911 RS Tribute 

The detail is in things like a correct slam panel and twin battery boxes, many other RS recreations would not go to the time or expense of such detail. 
 
This stunning car was described by GT Porsche magazine as “the ultimate tribute”, they went on to say “backdating Porsche 911’s to make them look like older models – in particular RS’s – is proving as popular as ever, but this recreation sets the benchmark. 
This 911 RS has been built to be enjoyed and driven on our roads. However, the suspension and braking is very comfortable and would surprise the best of people on the track. The fully rebuilt engine has been designed to give pleasure but when the power is required it’s on tap producing around 190bhp. 
 
This striking car and the attention to detail from Pro 9 Porsche has earned them great praise in the Porsche world and seen them build several Recreations which are considered some of the best around. This particular vehicle is Pro 9’s best work. 
Viewing is recommended to appreciate the beauty of this RS tribute. 
 
Specification: 
 
Shell and body: 
Porsche 911 1978 SC rot free shell 
Genuine Porsche 911 RS front wings and bonnet 
Pro 9 manufactured RS Spec front bumper, rear bumper sections, rear centre section, tail gate and RSR rear lights. 
Correct mirror for RS 
Body has correct slam panel and twin battery boxes 
Correct chrome door surrounds, handles and rear windows 
 
Body is painted in Blood Orange with black RS and Carrera decals 
 
Interior: 
RS spec front seats, re-trimmed in RS style hounds tooth seats by South Bound Porsche trimmers 
Rear seat delete and light weight carpets throughout 
Harness for belts 
Light weight and correct dash top and door cards brand new 
Prototipo steering wheel 
Re-trimmed headlining in correct colour 
 
Wheels: 
Original 15” x 7” front and 8” rear Fuchs wheels with Toyo tyres 
 
Suspension: 
Koni adjustable shocks all round 
Turbo steering arms for better control and handling 
Polly bushed suspension including all spring plates removed and replaced 
 
Brakes: 
Big Reds Brembo front 4 pot callipers conversion on the front 
3.2 rear brakes 
All discs are turbo crossed drilled 
Goodridge braided brake hoses 
 
Engine: 
Engine 2.4 E approx. MFI190 BHP rolling road tuned E detailed 
SSI heat exchangers 
Fully rebuilt and tested 
 
Gear Box: 
Porsche 915 gearbox fully rebuilt with new diff 
New complete clutch 
 
A full years MOT will be provided with the sale of the car 
 
All cars sold by Pie Performance come with a six month or 6000 mile warranty. 
We can help with finance options and part exchange is welcome. 
Pie Performance are one of the country’s leading Independent Porsche service, repair and Porsche sales specialists. 
 
All our used cars undergo thorough preparation to make them presentable to the highest possible showroom standards, both mechanically and aesthetically. Years of specialist experience with the Porsche products means that we are confident in saying a used Porsche purchased from Pie Performance is the very best value for money. 
Please contact a member of the PIE Performance sales team for further information. 
 
Make: Porsche 
Model: 911 RS (Tribute) 
Price: £64,995 
Mileage: 4269 miles (since rebuild) 
Body Type: 2 seater fixed head coupe 
Exterior Colour: Orange 
Interior Colour: Black 
Seat Colour: Hounds tooth 
Engine: 2.4 litre MFI engine 
Power output: 190bhp 
Drive Train: Rear wheel drive 
Registration: AUR 577M 
Reg. date: 01/08/1979 
Right Hand Drive 

Price: £64,995 

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