1974 Porsche 914 LE Bumble Bee March 1974 Production, Rust Free, California Car

1974 Porsche 914 Limited Edition Bumble Bee

Condition: Used
Make: Porsche
Model: 914
SubModel: Limited Edition Bumble Bee
Type: Convertible
Trim: 2 Door Coupe
Year: 1974
Mileage: 40,000
VIN: 4742915094
Color: Black
Engine: 2.0L
Cylinders: 4
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Black
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Pleasanton, California, United States

Description for Porsche 914 1974

One of the most, f not the most desirable model of Porsche's 914, his is an 2.0 liter LE model built byPorsche in 1974to celebrate their Can Am racing success.Produced in very limited numbers the LE cars were offered in either Ivory (L80E) known as "Popsicle" or as in this case Black (LO41) "Bumblebee." Solid body colors with contrasting negative Porsche stripes and painted alloy wheels, umpers and rocker panels, nly 1000 of these cars were built, 00 of each color, nd these limited run cars were produced over a short period of time, ome three months from mid February to late April of 1974 and fall within VIN range 4742914348 to 4742916764 This 914 is VIN 4742915094 was produced in March 1974 and ticks all of the boxes for the LE model, aint code LO41, o sail panel trim (no holes there ever either) correct center console and gauges, he front spoiler is wrong but the straps from the original are still attached to the front suspension mounts.
All 5 of the correct factory wheels are present as is the toolkit and still in its black plastic bag. The jack is there and secured by the proper straps in the rear compartment. Front and rear sway bars are there, lso the signature light gray headlight covers, lack plastic model badges and windshield washer nozzles. The windows are tinted in blue
The body of the 914 is absolutely straight and exhibits no rust or accident damage, ooking underneath there is no sign of repair anywhere, he floors are finished in the original factory paint and underseal, hey will even polish to a shine. The battery tray is excellent and there is no sign of corrosion in the feared "Hell Hole" beneath. Doors fit properly, lunk shut and have the proper gaps. Although the previous owner painted the car in white luckily it wasn't a thorough job, he inside of the front and rear trunks are still factory black, s are the undersides of both lids, hich should make it a pretty straight forward job to return it to its factory color scheme, e also chromed the original painted bumpers as you can see, robably easier to get some painted ones.
The motor has been completely rebuilt by the previous owner to 2.1 liter specs and it has certainly given the car more pep, ew pistons and barrels as well as rebuilt heads and new bearings, he original injection is retained and works extremely well, t starts easily and makes no smoke, he gearbox shift through the gate without issue. Mileage reads 40k but is unknown
Here is a link to an album of pictures, lease look at the detailed shots Click here
This is an excellent reference site by Jeff Bowlsby which details the LE cars and their unique features
Jeff's site click here
I am a licensed California car dealer, uyers in California are subject to state taxes and registration fees, ar is sold as is where is, f you have any questions you are welcome to call me on 925 789 9825

On Nov-08-15 at 17:37:55 PST, eller added the following information:

Engine number : GA 013151

The original rear trunk sound deadening pad is in one piece, t is pictured