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[QUOTE=DDDD;4408925]This surprised me 34 years after the fact!

Ferry Porsche never intended the 930 to be loaded with all the plush luxury stuff in the first place.

....I think that the bean counters had a good point in mass production, however the way the originators wanted it is more valid to Porsche racing heritage. In reverse, look at the 1962-3 Ferrari GTO, 30 odd built and somewhere north of $12 million today, was based on a 250 chassis somewhere south of $200K. I believe, had it been offered as a limited RS version as the good Dr's wanted, WHO KNOWS what the rarity and value would be today. What is still relevant, is we can still reconfigure a 930 to its roots and once the folks get to know the history they may view them differently. I'll still take mine "light" with more HP please.

Last edited by voitureltd; 01-10-2009 at 10:24 AM..
Old 01-10-2009, 09:30 AM
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