THE LAST RUN OF THE AIR COOLED TURBO ‘S’
PORSCHE’S BUILT/UPRATED BY PORSCHE TECHS WITH
THE ANDIAL TWIN TURBO SYSTEM/ONE OF LESS THAT
75 CARBON FIBER CARS BUILT/FANTASTIC OCEAN BLUE
METALLIC/SPECTACULAR SHOW CONDITION WITH
FULL HISTORY/21,000 MILES/FINAL PREP AUGUST
2017/OWNED BY LEO HINDERY AS HIS PERSONAL
CAR/SERIOUS CAR RACER AND PORSCHE LEMANS
WINNER/SIMPLY IMPECCABLE FULL RECORDS
1997 Porsche 911 Twin Turbo ‘S’ Carbon Fiber believed being one of the very last air cooled Porsche manufactured before the cut over production to water cooled, just a gorgeous piece finished in the original and magnificent dark Ocean Blue Metallic with Gray leather interior, from the private collection of Leo Hindery, accomplished racer and very successful honest businessman, superb credentials for both condition and investment potential, now presented in ready top show condition, has complete full records of ownership with 21,000 miles with the original owner and includes fastidious maintenance from new, final mechanical turbo and intercooler tune completed for Fall 2017 with invoice, note that starting with the original 1997 Porsche Turbo S, the history shows that this car was further set up with the assistance of the factory with Porsche mechanics as Leo Hindery was on their Porsche team and they worked with him to make this a unique piece of history, first the uprated Andial turbo system, exhaust and intercoolers were added in 1998, then in 2001, the Porsche factory had him install a A.P.E. Stage 2 kit with a Stage 3 software up and then modified the flywheel and clutch assembly to handle the increased power, this is a serious and very unique investment piece that is set up to both collect and also be able to drive by an experienced hand at the wheel, now just recently set up and tuned for Fall 2017 by a top Porsche factory tech that now delivers over 540 horsepower to the rear wheels, this 1997 Porsche Turbo ‘S’ is believed to be a most unique and rare production piece (SEE INVOICE LINK), coming from and owned from new by Leo Hindery, winner at LeMans and also a second place podium winner, now see the actual invoices of the Turbo and upgrades (LINK), thusly just impeccable credentials of this rare air cooled 911 Turbo that include ownership of a serious racing person and major car collector, now due to severe back health problems, this is great Porsche is offered for sale for the first time, lots of ‘for sure’ documentation, really a famous and top automobile for investment, delivers the joy of driving along with future monetary growth,
1997 Porsche 911 Carrera Turbo S: this famous Porsche is considered one of the finest hand built cars that Porsche ever made, since this is at the end of last air cooled engines that Porsche built, this model is considered the milestone of the investment car collections, produced by the factory with the 3.6 litre flat 6 cylinder opposed block and heads, this Air Cooled engine had factory twin turbos with special air intercoolers that produced a very conservation 450 horsepower in stock configuration, only produced with the strong 6-speed standard transmission, power went to the ground via 4 wheel drive, hand assembled with the Porsche Exclusive Department, only the Turbo S had the special Carbon Fiber body the stood out with the vented rear fenders, yellow uprated brake calipers, a large special rear spoiler, the original four-tipped exhaust system, the car further stood out for appearance and performance with the front Aero kit front spoiler…this looks just fantastic!
Car owner history: Leo has a proven history of operating with the highest standards both with fabulous cars along with the great success in the financial and communication world, Leo is a most successful businessman and a volunteer leader in the helping our government relate to economics with cooperation from all aspects of the congress, a really great person of the highest quality in dealing with life itself.
Here is a quote from Leo…”As you know, I can no longer comfortably drive my 1997 Porsche Turbo S because of extensive spine surgery from injuries during my racing career, being that I used to race on the Porsche Factory Team and won in Class the 24 Hours of Le Mans for Porsche in 2005, I was able to procure and own a very special car… it is specifically a 1997 Porsche Turbo S in just gorgeous Ocean Blue Metallic with 21,000 miles on it…this car, which I believe may possibly be the last or very close to the last air-cooled Porsche manufactured before the cut-over to water cooled, this was specially tuned and set up by the Factory with a second turbo because I was driving for them, it has only 21,000 miles on it and kept to perfection…due to my back issue’s, this car has been stored inside since 2005 and seldom used”,
Leo Hindery racing: among his many racing events and cars, note that he competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans 4 times , he finished 2nd in the GT class with a factory GT3-RS in 2003 and then winning his class in a Porsche 911 GT3-RSRand finishing 10th overall in 2005! He has driven the Rolex 24 Hour at Daytona with Kyle Petty, see the listing of actual races that Leo ran in just his major racing career (LINK), Leo is a really serious ‘car guy’ with great knowledge of both performance and cosmetic condition for top presentation, see the attached (LINK) photos showing the Leo Hindery Jr. major racing history, this is his personal car derived from Porsche racing,
Further car and racing credentials: Leo is Humpy Wheeler’s son-in-law, Humpy just wrote to Fraser Dante, “I have driven this car and may be one of the fastest, it is one of the best handling cars I have ever driven…just a rare and gorgeous piece”, no one in the USA knows more about racing, current and classic cars than Humpy Wheeler.
Leo’s business and professional accomplishments: Leo Hindery is today the Managing Partner of InterMedia Partners, a New York-based media industry private equity fund, until 2004, he was chairman and chief executive officer of The YES Network, the nation’s largest regional sports network which he founded in 2001 as the television home of the New York Yankees, he headed Tele-Communications, Inc. (TCI) before it was merged into AT&T Corporation in 1999, when he became CEO of AT&T Broadband he is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and from 2003 through December 2007 was Senate-appointed Vice Chair of the HELP Commission formed by an Act of Congress to improve U.S. foreign assistance, a Trustee of The New School University, a director of the Library of Congress Trust Fund, The Paley Center for Media, the Board of Visitors of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, April 2015 he was appointed to the board of Moko Social Media (NASDAQ: MOKO),
maintenance history: very seldom does one see this a complete and very large file of all the work that was done on this gorgeous piece, from new this is documented during the car’s life, the records confirm that at all times, Leo kept this investment piece in top show condition along with the great mechanicals,
Summary: terrific investment potential of this rare color Ocean Blue Metallic that is confirmed from a perfect past history, all of this adds to the authenticity of a rare investment status of a possibly one-off condition, such statement is made while stating the extremely fine providence of this famous Vin#WPOAC2994VS75930, note only is this information available and the car full tune and detailed in the Fraser Dante showroom, a serious buyer is welcome to speak to Leon Hindery himself for full disclosure, a real chance to own history! Please call to discuss with Fraser Dante…770-641-8354
RARE 1997 PORSCHE 911 S TWIN TURBO WITH HISTORY