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Originally Posted by jwakil View Post
It's interesting you are so skeptical of gray market cars yet you have an 83 Turbo? Isn't that a Euro? My SC is a Euro and it's great. I have more horse power and never have had any issues with registration, etc. In fact the 930 in question is being sold by a dealer. The big draw for me for Euro is the extra power.
My 83 911 is a US version(previously 3.0L normal-6), which was updated to a 3.3L turbo from an 86' US 930(and about another $10K in parts alone to complete the car from one end to the other)

So I do own a US version of my 911, it's just a bit of a bastard-child' since of course there were no narrow-bodied, targa-bodied turbo's sold in the US at that time, or anytime. I believe it's a better car than having the later turbo-'look' option that was neither turbo, but a heavier variant with no additional power.
1983 911 3.3L Turbo(YES, I know the turbo badge is on the right...had to be different!)
1996 Toyota Corolla(der 'clapper')
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