eBay Find of the Day: 1989 Porsche 911 Rothmans rally car tribute [w/video]
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    Cool eBay Find of the Day: 1989 Porsche 911 Rothmans rally car tribute [w/video]



    This 1989 Porsche 911 Rothmans tribute is the second such 953 rally car homage to come from this seller in less than a year. Last year, he reportedly sold a 1980 Porsche 911 Rothmans to the folks at GoPro for north of $70k. That car was nice, but was only two-wheel drive.

    This year, he decided to go all out, and took a perfectly-maintained 1989 Porsche 911 C4 and turned it into a near-perfect representation of the 1984 Paris-Dakar-winning 953. Check out the listing on eBay Motors, where the car has yet to meet its reserve. Using a C4 as the base car means this tribute carries an all-Porsche all-wheel drive system, making this year's car even more desirable than last year's.

    Best of all, the car looks the part, but retains its street legality and some crucial creature comforts to make it a useful means of transportation as well as a suitable weekend warrior. According to the eBay listing, the car retains ABS, cruise control, climate control, a sunroof, power locks, power mirrors, power windows, and a differential lock.

    Read/Video/Photos: autoblog.com/2011/04/08/ebay-find-of-the-day-1989-porsche-911-rothmans-rally


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    Nice. I remember that event too! Weird to see it in the snow. All the old pics I remember were from Africa. I'd love to own that car.
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