( Stock number 000550 ) A deposit will secure this car or order your own
356 coupe and convertible recreation available , shelby cobra recreation available and XK120 recreation also available to order
BODYBUILDING ........ Made of fiberglass fabric, with high quality finish , Carbon fibre available at an additional cost
CHASSIS ..........Tubular in carbon steel, welded by the MIG process and treated against rust.
FRONT SUSPENSION............Independent suspension with overlapping triangles, hydraulic shock absorbers and spiral springs.
REAR SUSPENSION..............Independent Suspension with two hydraulic shock absorbers and spiral springs.
DIRECTION...................Gearbox by rack.
MOTOR............Motor boxer 1.6 with double carburetion, boxer 1.7 engine with electronic injection, engine AP 1.8 with electronic injection or engine AP 2.0 with electronic injection.
EXCHANGE..............4 or 5 gears, depending on the engine.
BRAKES...............A Disc in the front and drum in the back or disc brake on the 4 wheels depending on the engine.
WHEELS...................Mexican model in carbon steel rim 15, 4 or 5 holes.
TIRES.......................5.60x15. optional 185x65x15
REFRIGERATION SYSTEM....................Depending on the motorization, air cooling or aluminum radiator with fan ventilation.
GAS TANK...................40 liter original VW.
WARRANTY.................... 1 year total warranty ( extendable )
This vehicle is a Dry import no rust and has just been built at the supplying factory for us , We have sole UK distribution rights for this manufacturer .We can supply this car in Left or Right Hand drive and any colour , We we can even fit other special touches see additional images of another car we have on route too .
Depending on the country you register we can supply the correct paperwork , The chassis's used for the build start from 1965 , so you can have your vehicle registered on the original old chassis year or you can have it registered as a new build vehicle on the current year
we have done our upmost to make this as identical as possible to James Deans car
All of our imports are imported direct from there country by us personally , They are all handpicked and we try to find that special vehicle , The price includes all shipping & import duties , Uk registration ,Uk number plates , MOT, 3 months nationwide warranty ,Oil and filter service and waxoil underseal ( this is essential for uk roads), Full vehicle detail and valet , All you need to do is Insure your car and we can even help with this .
We can organise delivery at £1 per mile our postcode TS2 1LR to yours , You do not pay for the return journey .
The Porsche 550 Spyder is one of the all time great Porsche racing cars. Among Porsche’s first dedicated race cars (since the 356 was first and foremost a street car), the 550 Spyder removed all doubt about what the small new German sports car company was all about. The 550 consistently gave cars of twice the displacement a run for their money, including a win at the 1956 Targa Florio, which proved that the new company, which was just five years old when the 550 first appeared, was serious about motorsport. If that wasn’t enough, the car was catapulted to stardom when James Dean died at the wheel of his own 550 Spyder in September 1955. Consequently, the 550 is often replicated, and as always, the quality varies widely from manufacturer to manufacturer.
It is fitted with a Stock Brazilian 1600cc engine , It is said that the Porsche Boxter was designed with inspiration from the Spyder 550 ,also the Boxster was Porsche's first road vehicle to be originally designed as a roadster since the 550 Spyder.
An original Porsche 550 Spyder could cost upto two million pounds and A 1955 Porsche 550/1500 RS Spyder sold for an amazing $3.685 million at Gooding & Co. Amelia Island auction setting a new record price for a Porsche 550.
You could look a million dollars $$$ in this car