1973 PORSCHE 2.7 CARRERA RS “LIGHTWEIGHT”– RHD
AUI 1500: - One of 200 RS’S ordered in competition Sport “Lightweight” specification and one of only 17 in RHD. Complete with the all-important VIN numbers scanned and verified by Porsche AG and VIN-PRINT the only official worldwide scanning service for classic cars, extensive research also proves AUI 1500 never had any serious accidents in over 42 rallies, 14 of which were International after which it was converted and raced as a Group 4 RSR precisely what the model was originally conceived and homologated to do.
Competition History - AUI 1500 was the only RS to win three international Rallies in period plus the Team Prize in the 1973 RAC Rally and was responsible for breaking Ford’s domination in the early 70’s that proved once and for all the Porsche 911 2.7 Carrera RS could win not just on race circuits, but in the hardest most dangerous form of motorsport ever, International Rallying.
Concours Quality: - Retaining it’s original verified chassis and fully restored over 4 years to concours condition AUI 1500 is now back to showroom specification and presented in outstanding condition with full FIA papers should a new owner wish to enter any competition in which it will be surely welcomed.
Fastidious 4 Year Restoration: - Completed by a recognised world expert in the marque reuniting AUI 1500 with rare original parts that surviving “Lightweights” often don’t have, an original front spoiler, alloy framed ducktail and rare optioned seats plus a massive collection of relevant memorabilia to relive every victory.
Bonus: For the serious investor all the RSR parts used in it’s last three years of competition are available and have been built up into a 3.0 RSR. The fortunate new owner has the unique option to buy a significant 2.7 Carrera RS and an RSR to have fun with and experience everything the RS model concept offered with a link between the two
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