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Volo Auto Museum, 27582 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073

27582 Volo Village Road | Volo, IL 60073
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1956 Porsche 550

SORRY!
BUT THIS 1956 Porsche 550
HAS BEEN SOLD!
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Appraised Value: $50,000.00

OR $536 PER MONTH

RACE READY! DO NOT CONFUSE THIS WITH AN OUT OF THE BOX KIT OR A BECK REPLICA. THIS PORSCHE 550 WAS BUILT BY A COMPANY IN ARGENTINA WHO ENGINEERED THE CAR TO BE TURN KEY FOR THE TRACK! A TOTAL OF AB

Year:
1956
Make:
Porsche
Model:
550
Trim:
Stock:
12986
Body Style:
Engine Size:
2000cc
Transmission:
4 speed
Exterior Color:
Interior Color:
YOU CAN NOW BID YOUR PRICE! TELL US WHAT YOU WOULD PAY. 24 HOUR A DAY BIDDING AT VOLOCARS.COM OR CALL 815 385 3644. ALL REASONABLE BIDS ARE CONSIDERED. NOW IS THE TIME FOR GREAT DEALS!RACE READY!  DO NOT CONFUSE THIS WITH AN OUT OF THE BOX KIT OR A BECK REPLICA.  THIS PORSCHE 550 WAS BUILT BY A COMPANY IN ARGENTINA WHO ENGINEERED THE CAR TO BE TURN KEY FOR THE TRACK!  A TOTAL OF ABOUT 100 WERE BUILT AND ONLY A HANDFUL WERE IMPORTED TO THE US.  IT HAS A STRAIGHT 4 CYLINDER 2000CC ENGINE WITH A 5 SPEED TRANS THAT WAS REBUILT AND MODIFIED BY SCOOTER RACING TO PRODUCE ABOUT 130HP. WEIGHING ONLY 1400LBS, ITS WEIGHT TO POWER RATIO IS AMAZING.  TOP SPEED IS OVER 140MPH, IF YOU DARE!  RACK AND PINION STEERING, INDEPENDENT FRONT SUSPENSION, MULTI-LINK REAR SUSPENSION, 4 WHEEL DISC BRAKES AND SO MUCH MORE.  SINCE THE FACTORY PRODUCTION OF THE CAR, IT HAS HAD THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS SPENT ON MAKING THE CAR MORE AUTHENTIC.  PORSCHE EMBLEMS REPLACED THE FACTORY EMBLEMS (TRADE MARK), THE MODERN STEERING WHEEL WAS REPLACED WITH AN ERA CORRECT WHEEL WITH PORSCHE CENTER HUB, AUTHENTIC GAUGES REPLACED THE MODERN LOOKING FACTORY GAUGES, CORRECT STEEL WHEELS WERE ADDED (INCLUDING A SPARE).  THE CAR WAS ALSO ENHANCED TO LOOK LIKE THE INFAMOUS PORSCHE “130 LITTLE BASTARD” THAT TOOK THE LIFE OF JAMES DEAN.  THIS INCLUDED AN ALL RED LEATHER INTERIOR, SHORT RACE WINDSHEILD, RACE MIRROR, DECALS AND ACCENT STRIPPING AND MORE.  MUCH EFFORTS WERE ALSO TAKEN TO GET THE CAR TITLED AS A 1956 PORSCHE, INSTEAD OF A “SPECIAL CONSTRUCTION” FROM A MORE RECENT YEAR.  THE PREVIOUS OWNER SAID HE HAD THE CAR UP TO 113MPH ON A CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY AND CLAIMED IT TO BE A BLAST!  WAS RECENTLY SIGNED BY HOLLYWOOD CAR BUILDER GEORGE BARRIS, WHO WAS THE BUILDER OF THE PORSCHE FOR THE MOVIE “JAMES DEAN” AND WAS A PERSONAL FRIEND TO JAMES DEAN.  THIS IS A VERY UNIQUE CAR!  ONE OF A KIND IN PERFORMANCE AND HANDLING! PRECEDING INFORMATION IS TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE.
Options and Accessories
  • 4 WHEEL DISC BRAKES
  • DRIVERS HEADREST
  • AUTHENTIC GAUGESE
  • JAMES DEAN ACCENTS
  • 1956 CALIFORNIA LICENSE PLATE
  • SHORT WINDSHEILD
  • OUTSIDE RACE MIRROR
  • WOOD PORSCHE WHEEL
  • TONNEAU COVER
  • 1956 PORSCHE TITLE
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Established in 1960 the Volo Auto Museum is the oldest classic car dealer around. Specializing in buying, consigning and selling muscle, antique, vintage and collector autos for sale. Unlike auctions, at our dealership you’ll be assisted by a knowledgeable sales member who will assist you with your purchase, including test drives, inspections, appraisals, shipping and financing