1955 PORSCHE SPYDER RE-CREATION COUPE - 43315 Sold* at Scottsdale 2007 - Lot #1211 1955 PORSCHE SPYDER RE-CREATION COUPE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/43315/43315_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1211

1955 PORSCHE SPYDER RE-CREATION COUPE

Auction Scottsdale 2007
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1211
Year 1955
Make PORSCHE
Model SPYDER
Style RE-CREATION COUPE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 55000994
Exterior Color BLUE METALLIC
Interior Color WHITE
Cylinders 4
Engine Size 2.0 LITER
Transmission 5-SPEED
Description

Lot #1211 - The Chamonix Spyder 550 is a reproduction of the famous German Spyder 550 which was built from 1954 to 1957. Besides the racing successes in Le Mans, France the car became famous when James Dean was killed instantly, involved in an accident with his 550 Spyder in 1955. The 550 Spyder is manufactured by Chamonix in Brazil. The final finish to the cars is given at the US facility in Indiana. Chamonix's unique reputation with its decades of experience in building perfect handmade quality classical cars stands for the finest products on the market. Chamonix now proudly introduced the 550 Spyder with a 2.0 Liter VW 4 Cylinder water cooled Engine and a 5 Speed Transmission. Using standard universally available VW parts, maintenance and driving costs are inexpensive. Body: Tubular Chassis, Hand-Formed Fiberglass Body. Engine: 2.0 Liter Multi-Port Fuel Injection Water-Cooled VW Engine, Approximately 125HP Mid-Engine Configuration. Extras: Side Curtains, Tonneau Cover, 15" Alloy Wheels, 4-Wheel Disc Brakes. ***TITLED AS A 2006 CHMN***
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