1955 Porsche Speedster Custom Replica

1955 Porsche 356

Condition: Used
Make: Porsche
Model: 356
Type: Convertible
Year: 1955
Mileage: 5
VIN: 115597058
Color: Porsche Cream
Engine: VW
Cylinders: 4
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Brown
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Bakersfield, California, United States
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The Difference between a home built Speedster and a professionally built one can be thousands of dollars in repairs and upgrades to make it feel safe and reliable. Most Speedster replicas do look similar in photos, but upon close inspection, the real difference can be amazing. Don't let your Speedster purchase ruin your dream. Alan Merklin who built this car, has been building and restoring Speedsters and Spyders for 18 years.

This Speedster replica has been built as a one of one. It has a tube chassis grafted to a VW type 1 rear torsion assembly and forward axle beam. You wont find a duplicate Speedster anywhere. This is one of those cars that is amazing to own and exhilarating to drive. The car was assembled and gone through making everything as perfect as possible with safety first. You wont find anything wrong, nor does the car need anything worked on.

1955 Porsche Speedster Custom Replica

Newly assembled with just a few test drive miles!

All the gaps are correct.Custom air intake grill with Speedster script, inside the door jams, under the hood and the electric actuator deck lid. Dual mirrors colour coded to the rest of the car in Porsche cream paint (code 59.)

Contrasting light brown interior, tan convertible top with matching quarter top boot and side curtains. Matching brown & Chrome Banjo steering wheel and complimenting interior door handles. White faced gauge set. Vintage speed shifter.

Rebuilt 1776 Type 1 motor and rebuilt transmission by Bug Stuff, West Brownsville Pa. Dual carbs, counter balanced crankshaft, Engel 110 camshaft, fuel pressure regulator and electronic ignition. Hideaway header-exhaust system.

Rebuilt IRS 4 speed Manual transmission, new clutch set & new axles. Front and rear Disc brakes with GM bolt pattern & Ridler Polished aluminium wheels. Dual disc brake master cylinder w/2lb. Rear residual valve and Line Loc.

Clear Title as 1965 VW. Car is located in Bakersfield CA

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Sold as is where is with no warranty expressed or implied. The buyer shall be soley responsible for investigating their home state's DMV Title and registration laws. The vehicle title must have both the Buyer's and Seller's legal names affixed to the Bill Of Sale prior to releasing the Speedster.