1973 Porsche 911 RS


Vehicle Details

Year: 1973
Make: Porsche
Model: 911 RS
Chassis #: 360 0852
Exterior Color: Gulf blue livery
Interior Color: blk
Engine: 1976 2.7L
Transmission: 5sp
Body/Production #: 103 5877 (vin and production # have been confirmed by Porsche AG.)

Engine #: 666 8056 (One of a series of 2.7 RS motors built in 1976)

Eng Typ. #: 911/83 (correct type., but not matching Number)

Mfi Pump #: 0408126019 (appears to be standard 2.7 RS fuel injection)

History:

1973-1980: German Motorcar Philadelphia USA - Race history in USA from 1973-1974
(Willow Springs, Daytona, Phoenix, Riverside). More complete documentation of US
history is currently being researched.

1981-2000: Bienert Motorsport Germany - completely restored and rally prepared
(Bienert is the company that prepares Walter Roerl's rally cars)

2000-2006: Current owner
2002 Austrian National hillclimb Champion
2003-2005 Euro Rally Champion - top places
2005 Euro Mitropacup for historic cars - overall winner

Description:

This car is a touring RS that has been converted to 2.8 RSR specs. The car has
2.8 RSR body work (fiberglass) and the chassis has been reinforced and strengthened for racing. The suspension consists of RSR front struts with springs and 930 aluminum rear trailing arms with coilover dampers.The brakes are 930 4 piston calipers all around and drilled rotors. The interior of the car has a full rollcage, two FIA approved race seats, a rally timer and a hydraulic turning brake. The car has a 120 l factory race fuel tank and a fire suppresion system.

Current Status:

The body of the car is in the paint shop receiving a fresh paint inside and out. Any body repairs that are needed are also being taken care of at this time.

The engine is also being disassembled and rebuilt with any new parts that are needed. The gearbox has been completely rebuilt already. All of the work is being performed by a well known and reputable shop in Germany. The car will be reassembled and ready for racing this season.