An exquisite example of opulence. The car is fitted with a period-correct 1600 Super engine and newly rebuilt transmission. According to the Porsche Certificate of Authenticity (included), this car left the factory on October 15, 1957, wearing Meissen Blue paint (#5703) with red leatherette interior. Now sporting silver metallic paint with Navy leather interior, with correct square weave blue-gray carpeting. In addition, there is a matching Navy blue canvas top and tonneau. This stunning speedster was completely restored and sold by marque specialists European Collectibles in Costa Mesa, CA roughly ten years ago. Since completion the car has been driven and enjoyed sparingly. To be sold at auction January 31, at I.M. Chait Gallery/Auctioneers, Beverly Hills, CA. Estimate $275,000-325,000.