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Lot 66

2014   |   Amelia Island Auction 2014

1968 Porsche 907 Longtail

SOLD $3,630,000

Estimate

$3,500,000 - $5,000,000

Chassis

907-005

Engine

Internal No. 11

Car Highlights

The First Porsche Ever to Win a 24-Hour Endurance Race
A Four-Time 24 Hours of Le Mans Entrant and 1971 Class Winner
Top Five Finishes at Sebring and Monza; and Numerous Other Class Victories
Raced in Period by Factory Drivers Vic Elford, Hans Herrmann, Jochen Neerpasch, Jo Siffert, and Rolf Stommelen
One of Just Eight Longtails Built and Two Extant
Authentically Presented in 1968 Daytona-Winning Livery and Specification
Awarded Most Significant Porsche and Most Significant Race Car at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance
A Porsche of Great Historical Significance

Technical Specs

2,195 CC DOHC Air-Cooled Type 771/1 Boxer 8-Cylinder Engine
Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection
278 BHP at 8,700 RPM
5-Speed Type 906/822 Transaxle
4-Wheel Ventilated Disc Brakes
4-Wheel Independent Double-Wishbone Suspension with Coil-Over Shock Absorbers and Anti-Roll Bars

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note this vehicle is sold on a Bill of Sale. Please also note that the engine internal number is 17, not 11 as stated in the catalogue.

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