Porsche Boxster S
“550 Spyder” Special Edition
manufactured in Uusikaupunki, Finland
GT Silver / Cocoa full leather interior
No 1738/1953 numbered edition
3.2 litre 6-cylinder boxer engine
manual 6-speed gearbox
The Boxster S 550 Spyder is a special limited edition celebrating the 50’th birthday of the original 550 Spyder made famous by its racing success – and actor James Dean.
The power output was increased to 266bhp.
Link to Porsche AG press release
The 550 Special Edition was finished in GT Silver, a colour until then reserved for the Carrera GT and the 40 Years 911 edition.
Two interior and soft top combinations were offered; Cocoa leather with Cocoa top, and dark grey with black top.
The example offered here is arguably the most desirable specification with manual gearbox and Cocoa interior / top.
Several “Porsche Exclusive” styling features and extra equipment were included as standard;
Sports seats, heated
Automatic air conditioning
CDR-23 cd radio with upgraded sound package
Padded sports steering wheel
Black dials with chromium rings
Seat backs, rear section of center console, handbrake lever, dashboard trim strip and switch panel painted in GT Silver
Exclusive gear knob in aluminium and leather
Brake calipers in aluminium finish
18″ Carrera wheels with spokes in Seal Grey
Wheels centres with full coloured crest and 5mm spacers on all wheels
Silver coloured rear air intakes
Rear Boxster S letters in chromium finish
Padding of roll-over bar in interior colour
Standard equipment includes on-board computer, Litronic (Xenon) headlamps with dynamic angle adjust and wash
Every car got a numbered limited-edition plate on the centre console.
This example was further equipped with the following options;
424 cd storage
440 antenna and speakers
502 Valmet Finland production
581 front centre console
665 PCM2 Porsche Communication Management, incl. radio and cd player
666 Telephone module for PCM
670 Navigation module for PCM
5/2004 delivered to first owner by Sportwagen Wehmeier & Castrup GmbH, Bielefeld DE
3/2006 service, Porsche Negro Automobili Srl Treviso IT, 20150 kms
7/2006 registered in Italy
6/2007 service, extension of warranty, Porsche Negro Automobili Srl Treviso IT, 30193 kms
2/2013 service, Anzil Udine IT (for a Finnish customer), 57270 kms
9/2014 registered in Finland
3/2015 big service incl. spark plugs and ignition coils, Porsche Center Helsinki FI, 2399.20 Eur, 61995 kms
3/2015 GT3 plenum chamber and throttle valve etc., 1539.58 Eur 9xx-Parts Vantaa FI
4/2015 clutch assembly etc., 1002.97 Eur 9xx-Parts Vantaa FI
5/2015 all brake pads, IMS bearing upgrade, new Lambda sensors etc, 801.45 Eur, 9xx-Parts Vantaa FI
4/2017 service, Autohuolto Lindqvist FI, 67010 kms
9/2018 service, Porsche Center Helsinki FI, 78277 kms
Before import to Finland the car seems to have had one owner in Germany and one in Italy.
Located in Finland (EU) 30 mins from Helsinki airport.
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