Introduced for the 1986 model year, the 944 Turbo expanded on the already popular 944 with an array of performance and cosmetic upgrades. The 944 was considerably lighter than many modern cars tipping the scales at just over 2,800 lbs and to achieve proper 50:50 weight distribution, the car was designed with a transaxle. An
The all aluminum engine produced 220 HP and was built with forged pistons to handle the extra power put out by the turbo charger. In order to handle the additional heat, external oil coolers were added for both the engine and transmission. As stated in the original advertisements, the 944 Turbo engine received “30 changes” over the NA 944.
Kept by the same owner since 2012, this 1986 Porsche 944 Turbo has just over 70,000 original miles and a clean Car Fax. The car has just had the timing belt and water pump service completed and is ready for the next owner to enjoy!