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Lot 117

2016   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2016

1983 Porsche 930

SOLD $165,000

Estimate

$175,000 - $225,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

WP0ZZZ93ZDS000673

Car Highlights

Originally Owned by Belgian Racing Champion Jacky Ickx
Rare Black over Black Leather Color Scheme
European Model with Sport Seats, Sunroof, and Limited-Slip Differential
Highly Original Condition with Just 39,000 Miles from New
Accompanied by Key Fob and Original Books Bearing Jacky Ickx’s Name

Technical Specs

3,299 CC Flat 6-Cylinder Engine
Bosch K-Jetronic Fuel Injection
Single KKK Turbocharger
300 BHP at 5,500 RPM
4-Speed Manual Transaxle
4-Wheel Ventilated Disc Brakes
Front and Rear Independent Suspension with Torsion Bars
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It’s not often a car linked to one of the all-time greatest racing drivers comes on the market. Offered here is a very special 1983 Porsche 930 originally owned by legendary Belgian racing driver Jacky Ickx. Known as “Monsieur Le Mans” for his record six wins, Ickx was an essential member of the Porsche factory team, winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans four times for the company.

Given his on-track success with turbocharged Porsches, it is no surprise that Jacky Ickx chose a 930 as his personal road car. After all, the Turbo was Porsche’s top-of-the-line model and one of the fastest automobiles in the world in 1983. As documented by a Certificate of Authenticity, this European-specification 930 was finished entirely in black and equipped with rare and desirable factory options including leather sport seats, air-conditioning, limited slip differential, Blaupunkt stereo, electric sunroof, and model designation delete.

Since Ickx’s ownership, this 930 has been maintained in excellent original condition by a limited number of American owners, most recently an advertising executive who first spotted the car in a New York Times classified and retained it for nearly 30 years before selling it to the consignor. Today, the car remains in excellent original order, displaying less than 39,000 miles on the odometer, and is accompanied by its original handbooks and key fob, both bearing the legendary Ickx name. The chance to own and drive Jacky Ickx’s very own 930 may well be the opportunity of a lifetime.