by pyroseed13 on Oct 1, 2007 Vehicle: 1991 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa 2dr Coupe
My car has 60,000 miles on it and I have owned 4 Porsches. This is the finest, comfortable,and most reliable Porsche series ever built! Yes, they are expensive to maintain, I maintain it at Porsche exclusively and it runs perfectly. I get 18-19 mpg city which is rare for an exotic car. The key is maintenance. The distributor should be replaced every 50k due to the belts inside - that with a proper tune up is approx. $2800. When the engine seals need to be replaced, there are a lot of them, approx $2000 total. When serviced properly, they don't leak oil.The a/c and heat work wonderfully, not like older models with the red, pull up lever freezing for the heat to kick in.
by lake301 on Jul 26, 2007 Vehicle: 1991 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Targa 2dr Coupe AWD
My 1991 Targa is a replacement for a long ago 1973 Targa. Although Targas do have their issues, I love 'em. There's nothing like the top off low noise experience of a Targa. The 1991 is in near perfect condition and drives like a dream. The AWD pulls around corners like you are on a rail. The power is smooth and accompanied by a confident growl from the exhaust. The only problem I have is the a/c doesn't work. I'm sure it can be fixed but I usually have the top off when I'm driving so I don't really care. No other mechanical problems or oil leaks. This is a great drive.
by ray on Apr 25, 2006 Vehicle: 1991 Porsche 911 Carrera 2dr Convertible
I have had 13 other Porsches over the past 30 years. This one is the best. It has tons of power, is reliable, has good air conditioning and steering, and it is comfortable. It is my daily driver and If I had to have one car for the rest of my life, this would it. This is saying a lot for someone who has owned over 65 cars - including 13 Porsches, 6 Jaguars, a Corvette, A SVX, 4 Miatas, a racecar, etc. In my opinion it is the best mix of performance and comfort - even in the Las Vegas heat.
by JBH on Feb 7, 2003 Vehicle: 1991 Porsche 911 Turbo 2dr Coupe
This car is a rocket. Modified with
larger turbo, SS exhaust, hotter cams,
fuel enrichment, 1 bar boost and Euro
springs this car makes about 380 SAE
hp at the rear wheels. These turbos
are great because they are easy to
Handling is excellent, the brakes
unparalleled, and the looks are
I love this car!
by D Munford on Nov 13, 2002 Vehicle: 1991 Porsche 911 Carrera 2dr Coupe
Car is kept in garage. Bought second
hand for wife she decided she wanted a
bigger car. She satisfied a life long
fantacy owning a Porsche. Driver window
needs new switch. Moon roof needs minor
adjustment. All new interior (Black
leather)new tinted glass. Will fix any
and all items before sale. Car is
driven now only to keep it in working
order. Red exterior perfect paint.
by Arrest-Me-Red on May 20, 2002 Vehicle: 1991 Porsche 911 Turbo 2dr Coupe
I recently purchased my 1991 c2 Turbo
Porsche three months ago. I have been
looking for my perfect car since I went
to a Chevy dealership with my father at
the tender age of nine back in 1965. I
begged him to by a Corvette but as
practicality would have it we drove off
in an Impala Super Sport. I CRIED! 37
years and at least 37 cars later I
finally have landed what I feel is the
best looking best handling best overall
car in the world. Now the tears are all
of pure joy.
I'm interested in buying a used Boxster or preferably a used 911. According to Edmunds, a 1991 Cabriolet 911 should sell for about $8,000 from a private seller BUT on Autotrader.com all the 1991 911...
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