Monday, August 19, 2019

German Camaro: 1983 Porsche 928S

The Porsche 928 was introduced to the world in 1978 as the shape of things to come for Porsche.  The sleek-in-the-front and bulbous-in-the-rear design was penned by Wolfgang Möbius and was one of the first cars to offer a polyurethane front bumper that survived the USA 5 mph impact requirements introduced in the mid 1970s.  A V8 up front mated to a trans-axle finished the design that was decidedly non-911 and very much a luxury grand tourer.  Today the prices for a vintage 911 is through the roof, but a decent running 928 is cheap.  Find this 1983 Porsche 928S offered for $4000 in Alvin, TX via craigslist. Tip from SecondMouse. 


From the seller:

1983 porsche 928s 
condition: good 
cylinders: 8 cylinders 
drive: rwd 
fuel: gas 
odometer: 143989 
title status: clean 
transmission: manual 
1983 Porsche 928S


original spare tire
complete original tool kit
floor mats
all leather
new fuel pump and filter
runs but needs work


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13 comments:

  1. German muscle hatchback!

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  2. Cheap reliable Porsche, pick two.

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  3. “Runs but needs work” really means runs but needs trust fund.

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  4. Camaro, eh Jefe?

    Why not a Firebird?

    Can you imagine this 928, painted black, with a GOLD screaming chicken on the hood?

    I can.

    Der beschissene deutsche Feuervogel.

    -Stan (who speaks fluent German, but only to non-German speakers...)

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    1. Ohhhh, I like that better. A 928 with a thunderchicken an a turbo 301 swap would NOT be invited to the next lufthegfuliktult show.

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  5. actually, you need the GERMAN bird from coat of arms... not sure how to attach an image, but here is a link... make a german version of a firebird
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Germany

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  6. W8a60sec. Wasn't that the TR7 line?

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  7. A gold and blacked out German Trans-Am would indeed be awesome!

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  8. Replies
    1. yes, SHE is Woodie Man... : )

      -Stan (...yeah.. you know the rest...)

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