Lot 174

2017   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2017

1959 Porsche 356 A Convertible D

Coachwork by Drauz

SOLD $214,500


$180,000 - $220,000| Without Reserve





Car Highlights

Rare, One-Year-Only Production Version of the 356
Superb Recent Restoration
Less than 57,000 Miles and Only a Few Since Restoration
Matching Numbers as Documented by Porsche COA
Just One Owner Since the Early 1980s

Technical Specs

1,582 CC OHV Type 616/1 Air-Cooled Flat 4-Cylinder Engine
Twin Zenith Carburetors
60 BHP at 4,500 RPM
4-Speed Manual Transaxle
4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Independent Front Suspension with Torsion Bars
Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension with Torsion Bars

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that in the recent restoration Kurt Hipke rebuilt the engine, while other experienced Porsche specialists rebuilt the other mechanicals. Please also note that stampings of the numeral 18 (the last two digits of the chassis number) were found on the windshield and top frames, in addition to on each body panel as stated in the catalogue.

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