Chassis Number #300174 was completed at Stuttgart, Zuffenhausen on the 8th December 1964 and was supplied new as a Left Hand Drive model on the 8th January 1965 via German Porsche dealer MAHAG, Munich to its first owner a Mr Herbert Ritter.
It was origionally presented in the most desirable colour combination, Slate Grey (6401) body colour over Red Leatherette, the seats were originally trimmed with Houndstoth insert. All 1964 901/911’s were supplied in Porsche 356 colours.
The car is understood to have had only 4 owners from new.
FACTORY CARDEX – Chassis Number: 300174
In 1967 chassis number 300174 was purchased by a US Servicemen based in Germany, three years later both he and the Porsche were relocated back to the US. Shortly after his return to US he sold the car to the third owner, a gentleman located in Pennsylvania.
Between 1971 and 77 the car was used regularly, eventually being laid up in 1978 where the car remained dry stored until 2012.
In 2010 Magnus Walker nicknamed the Urban Outlaw went in search of the Holy Grail of all Porsche 911’s searching around the world for a Type 901/911. After 2 years searching he was notified of a cool unmolested, very original car in Pennsylvania, he jumped on a plane and 8 hours later the car was heading back to his LA warehouse.
This full matching numbers example has to be one of the most original unrestored 1964 examples still in existence retaining all of its unique 901/911 parts along with the most amazing interior. The fact this is THE best colour combination and is currently owned by one of the world’s most Iconic Porsche icons this would be a significant car to add to any collection.
Chassis Number 300174 would gain invites to all of the world leading concours car events.