Porsche 356 A Carrera

Price: On application


A 356 Carrera is probably one of the most collectible Porsche models and the central highlight of any sophisticated collection. Especially if it is such an original preserved vehicle as this exemplar. The sports version of the 356 A, the “1500 GS” or Porsche Carrera – named after the Carrera Panamericana endurance race – appeared in 1955.


This 356 A Carrera 1500 GS is currently in the 3rd collector hand. After 2 previous owners in France: 1st owner from 1956 to 1964 and 2nd owner 1964 to 1992. History of the car was very well documented. In the 1960s, the engine was exchanged at the company Strähle in Schorndorf – Germany.


One of 447 built 356 A Carrera
Original Porsche Graphit Metallic
First delivery Sonauto Paris

Car details

Vehicle inside and outside in very good condition, car technology in very good condition, mileage documented
One of 447 built 356 A Carrera
First delivery Sonauto Paris
Value appraisals available
Kardex available
History of the vehicle very well documented
Body, body attachments, transmissions and interiors Matching
Engine was replaced in the 1960s at the Strähle company in Schorndorf, Germany.
Vehicle was currently lavishly and completely restored at the Boxermotor company in Dotternhausen - Germany. (photo documentation available)
Currently in 3rd collector's hands
Engine rebuilt
Gearbox has been completely rebuilt
Chassis and brake system renewed
Bodywork and paintwork at the highest level
Electrics renewed
Chrome and ornaments restored
Interior faithfully restored
Beige interior
Manual transmission

Car specs

General Info
Construction year 1956
Body coupe
Model 356
Series 356 A Carrera
Mileage 2521 km
Power 100 HP
Cylinder 4
Cylinder capacity 1.5 Litre
Secondary info
Steering left
Transmission Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive (RWD)
Fuel Gasoline
Interior color Beige
Interior material Leather
Exterior color Grey
Exterior color manufactor code Graphit Metallic
Condition Accident free
New/Used Used
Previous owner 3
Number of seats 4
Door count 2
Ready to drive Yes

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