1962 Porsche 356B T6 D'Ieteren Twin Grill Roadster
History: Porsche factory records show original delivery on January 30, 1962, to Porsche Cars Southwest San Antonio, TX. It is believed to have had a total of six owners in Texas, Arizona, and California. Being restored in California about 10 years ago. Winning an award at the Hilton Head Island Concours, South Carolina in 2014 under the ownership of Bobby Rahal. Only 248 of the Belgian coach built “D’Ieteren” T6 twin grill roadsters were built. They were the last evolution of the Speedster, Roadster line. The rarest of all the 356 open cars with the technical features of the last series “T6” cars.
Condition: Beautifully restored by Southern California 356 Marque experts 2009-2011. Paint by Jim East Autobody, upholstery by Pete at Prestige. In the original colors of Ivory over brown leather interior with a black canvas soft top. Engine rebuild by Jim Ansite. Transmission by Neal Appel. Has original sheet metal with VIN# stampings in both doors, front hood, and rear engine lid. Has original date stamped wheels. Has steering wheel with center horn ring. Recent March 2021 service and updates to include major engine service, fresh fuel carburetor rework, new fuel lines, king and link pins, suspension bushings, new shocks, brake adjustment, new rubber seals on doors, windshield, new battery, wheel alignment, and more. Fully serviced, inspected, blessed, and ready for the next 1,000 mile rally or car show.
Of Note: Has Porsche factory Kartex, Certificate of Authenticity, repair documents.
Equipment: Jack, Tonneau
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