This particular car intrigues me so I’ll get right to it. Here we have a 1980 Porsche 911SC with a little under 60K miles. The intriguing part to me, though, is the color: Talbot Yellow over Brown. We simply do not come across many of these cars. I’m always a fan of bright colors on particular cars, even though for my own car I almost always choose black. My personal contradictions aside, there is a particular allure to such a popping color and while not every owner enjoys the lack of subtlety these cars provide there are few that would deny that these cars represent something a little more special than what we get from most of the popular color options. Talbot Yellow over Brown is definitely a period-correct choice and sure to please many enthusiasts looking for a 911SC that stands apart from the crowd.
CLICK FOR DETAILS: 1980 Porsche 911SC on eBay
Engine: 3.0 liter flat-6
Transmission: 5-speed manual
Mileage: 58,437 mi
Price: Reserve Auction (Buy It Now $36,500)
Chequered Flag International is pleased to offer this 1980 Porsche 911 in Talbot Yellow (code 106) with Dark Brown interior. 58,437 miles. Superb body with perfect panel fit. Excellent paint – repainted in its original color some time ago but still excellent with no dings or marks. Lovely original interior with only mild patina. Fantastic mechanically – just had a complete sunroof overhaul with all new cables and guides and a full service & A/C overhaul, etc at a cost of over $2,000. This is a superb honest SC in a great color scheme. Comes with its books and tools. Inspections encouraged. All sales AS-IS. Sales tax & license fees due if delivered in California. – Contact Chequered Flag at 310-827-8665 or [Email Dealer] for more information.
Much of the appeal of the 911SC lies in its value relative to other options, but, sadly, with a car in good shape and in a rare color like Talbot Yellow much of that value is negated. The asking price here of $37,500 is near the top of the market for a 911SC, but many of the rarer colors are highly coveted by collectors, which naturally drives up the price of such a car. Still, even given the higher cost this remains an incredibly eye-catching example of the SC and is sure to make for an excellent investment.