1955 356 Pre-A Continental Coupe LHD
Vin No, 53768
Original Engine No, 53176, 1500cc
Ivory with Black Vinyl interior.
Left Hand Drive
Its original engine 35176, 3-piece 1500cc 546/2 has been replaced with a factory replacement engine KDP 75665 case not stamped with ID 546/2 or 616. It runs and drives well.
It comes with 5 x 16″ colour coded wheels with 550 x 16 cross-ply tyres and currently fitted is a set of 4 x 15″ Chrome wheels with 165/80 x 15 tyres for a more comfortable drive.
The original colour was Pearl Grey with Blue Vinyl interior.
Its a very original un-restored and solid car with original floor and under-body. Left hand rear floor pan patched and rear of battery box floor is patched and the longitudinals. Wheel arches have been slightly modified to take the 15″ radial tyres.
1955 was the last year for the Pre-A bent screen coupe’s, and it was badged as a Continental for the American market.
Complete with UK registration, MOT certificate and US Title. Also comes with a letter of Authenticity and letter of Origin from Porsche, a copy of McCahill Test of the Porsche Continental and some history and photos of its mild involvement in motor sport in 2013. With lots of invoices and papers etc.
Come and inspect and road test, NOT to be missed.
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