1963 Porsche 356 B Cabriolet

Porsche 356 Cabriolet - Series B - the more modern and elegant version

Technical Specification
Our ID 1377
Manufacturer Porsche
Model 356 B Cabrioleet
Produced 1959-1963
Year 1963
Steering Left-hand-driver
Exterior Ivory
Interior Leather Black
Engine 4 Boxer-Engine
Capacity 1.582 ccm
Power 55kW/75PS
Extras Radio tuner, Fog Lamps, Chrome Rims, Certifikate from Porsche
Price 195.000 Euro





The Era

Or what was it actually like in those days?

The 356 was produced in 1959 for 12 years now. Still a success, but the individual sales markets demanded more product variety and a refinement of the uncompromising Spartan 356 concept. The B-model, the headlights were used higher, and thus the fenders front rounded less. The front bumpers have also been mounted higher to allow air intakes to cool the new light drum brakes. In the front there were now rotatable triangular windows, which significantly improved the ventilation and rear the rear window was kept fog-free by a heating nozzle. Overall, the appearance looks more modern and friendly.

The History

Or how the years went by

The first delivery took place in 1963 in Hamburg. A vehicle registration from 1994 is available. The vehicle was high-quality in appearance and technology extensively restored and repainted in the original shade of ivory and provided with original black interior. Overall, the 356-he presents optically and technically in best condition. Motor Matching Number, a certificate from Porsche Austria is available.

The perfomance

or what was it like to drive

The 356 specialist Werner Otto from Lohmar near Cologne formulated in his 1986 test report in Motor Klassik compared to the 911: "The 356 is more connected to the road. One has the feeling with the butt over the road to grind. Even in a 356 Coupe, a sense of freedom affects me like on a motorcycle. " In the convertible version, this is even more intense to experience and the 356-he gives it even today perfect! A 356 in such a condition is an investment with heart and mind, he certainly experiences an increase in value, if its owner
receives the good condition