Porsche 356 550 Spyder

Price: - Item location: Azusa, California, United States
  • Make: Porsche
  • Model: Other
  • SubModel: 550A
  • Type: 550 Spyder
  • Trim: 550
  • Year: 1956
  • Mileage: 11,992
  • Color: Silver
  • Engine size: 2.2 Liter (2165cc)
  • Number of cylinders: four
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: 4 speed manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Blood red.
  • Options: Convertible
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1956 Porsche Other 550

Aluminum trim panels by Fibersteel set this unique and rare Spyder replica apart from all the others. When you see the aluminum interior with it's correct shape and madrell rivets, your first thought is it must be an original. Notice the fine details you just don't see on any other recreation. It's the details that make this one of a kind Spyder you will be proud to show.
Awesome stance and Superiorhandling and stoppingon New 16"x 5.5" rims
Aluminum fuel cell cover with detailed turn buckle tank straps3" Quick release racing seat belt harness withalloybezels Correct 550 hand brake and tall shift lever 1956 California Year of Manufacture plates clean and current Louvered Rennsport doors (note, doors do not open) Original 44 Webers Hi Torque starter, Adjustable Bilstein coil over shocks Super cool 911 Fan shroud kit Hi Performance racing transmission Easy open and close Gas rear clam shell props.Aluminum front oil cooler grill with functioning brake air ductsBeautiful New 16" rims on Yokohamas Dual ceramic coated exhaustOnly the best 550 Spyder Gauges with correct alloy panel and quick release steering wheel Push start witch, electric fuel pump switch and custom oil pressure gauge Notice aluminum inner front fender wells, oil cooler grill, and brake air ductsEasy access hydraulic brake and clutch reservoirs Small repairable scratchBlack canvas tonneau cover and High quality indoor / outdoor Californiacar cover Full aluminum Racing style interior Blood red tail spears with gold pen stripNotice Aluminum longitudinal panel with lightening holes and original style 550 Jack
Four wheel disc brakes are hidden by our Original Drum SkinzNotice the sleek aluminum racing tonneau cover. Hidden under the aluminum fuel tank cover is this foam filled racing fuel cellRemovable Aluminum tonneau cover Note all graphics are decals and can easily be removed
Although this is a preowned replica Spyder, it still retains an almost new look with just the right amount of patina. The paint is still very shiny but does have a few minimal road chips on the nose and a hard to see scratch on the leading edge of the front right fender lip. There is a little surface rust on some of the bolts and misc, hardware. The engine bay chassis has been touched up and may need a bit more detail. This Spyder has been owned by the current owner for the past 10 years, meaning it's a keeper. However the current owner is getting up in age and is 6'-4" so getting in and out of his beloved Spyder is the reason for selling. Please note that although Fibersteel did not originally build this car, we have sorted and upgrading this Spyder during these past 10 years. You will not be disappointedin it's appearanceand especially it's performance. All I can say is that it's awesome to look at but even funner to drive.
You'll be proud to show it and happy to drive it. This is no trailer Queen, it's a screamer. With 150HP and less than 1400 lbs, you will love feeling the pull when you tap on the gas. It's almost like a motorcycle, light and responsive....Getting on the freeway or passing is a no brainer, just step on it...
With the new 16" rims and Yokohama tires the handling and braking is amazing. This type of professionally built Spyder with all the upgrades and details is not easy to find. If you've been thinking of owning one, remember, once it's sold you may not see another of this quality and detail up for sale again.
Fibersteel:Aluminumpanels.Suspension upgrades and tuning.Braking.Hydraulicclutch upgrade.Electrical.Gauges.Push start switch.Custom front hood latch system. (Quarter turn)Complete shift system. (shifts like butter)Parking brake.Seat belts.New 16" rims and tires.Fuel cell.
Others:Porsche style cast aluminum valve covers.Fat Performance 911 Fan shroud kit with original911 Fan and alternator.Electronic ignition.External oil cooler with automatic electric fan.External racing fuel and oil filters.Power cut off switch.Quick release steering wheel.
Sale includes the following:Black canvas full tonneau cover with zipper down the middle.Complete replicaglass windshield kit.Alloy racing tonneau cover.California Car cover.Clean and clear 1956 California title with Year of Manufacture plate.
This car is located at Fibersteel. We are in the city of Azusa 91702, near Pasadena California. Our hours are M-F 9-5pm. Weekends by appointment.You are welcomed and encouraged to stop by see and test drive this awesome ProfessionallySpyder.
If you would like more information please call me, Russ Rodriguez (Fibersteel) 626-334-0404
This is a rolling piece of Art that will bring you years of enjoyment and surely continue to increase in value as we no longer fabricate this custom aluminum work. Don't hesitate, Bid now.
Good luck!
Details:Body and chassis by Vintage.Transmission by Rancho.Engine by CB Performance.

2165cc Turn Key Engine (150 HP) - $5,795.00
Blue Printed - Dyno Tested

78 X 94 Universal Super Case, Welded #3 Cylinder
78mm Forged Chromoly Crankshaft
Forged Chromoly Uni-Tech Connecting Rods
Forged Chromoly Light Weight Flywheel
Manton Chromoly Push Rods. .035 wall thickness
94mm Mahle Piston/Cylinder Kit
#2246 Camshaft 308° duration x 410 lift at cam (wide selection of Cams are available)
1.1 Ratio Rocker Arms w/ swivel feet adjusters
Hardened Rocker Shafts
Billet Distributor Clamp
044 Heads 40 X 35.5 Stainless Steel Valves,
Single Hi-Rev Springs, Chromoly Retainers
Stage 1 Kennedy Pressure Plate w/200mm Daycon Disc
Bosch 009 Distributor w/Bosch Blue Coil
Dual 44 IDF Weber Carb Kit with CB Hexbar Linkage
Doghouse Fan Shroud w/Bosch Alternator (with Air or without Air)
26mm Keyed Oil Pump
Degreed Crank Pulley
Chromoly 8mm Head Studs
94mm Teflon wrist pin buttons
Windage Tubes
Standard Fuel Pump
8.5:1 Compression

We have done our best to describe in detail this vehicle. Buyers should do their due diligence and inspect prior to bidding. We can not guarantee any of the content of this ad. Please call if you have any questions.This Spyder is being advertised elsewhere and if sold prior to the end of this auction, we will have to cancel this auction.Please note that some photos or video may show this Spyder with it's old 15" wheels. This Spyder is now running the new 16" wheels and will be sold with these wheels.
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