1978 Porsche 928 Manual

Lot: 404

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Offered for sale is a 4.5L 1978 Porsche 928 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 7 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 83 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Completely refreshed over the last 5 years by 928 Spares...


  • An early, S1 supplied new by Malaya Garage, Billingshurst. First registered on 08/11/1978
  • Finished in Minerva Blue with a Blue/Black Pasha interior and 16" 'Phone Dial' alloys
  • Supplied with its original drivers manual/maintenance record stamped up until 1989
  • MOTs from 1988 to 2004 (Mileage 135,0520) and again from 2012/2017 (140,259)
  • Considerable expenditure with 928 Spares (Paul Anderson) June 2013 to date - £9,650
  • Work included a glass-out respray, light interior restoration and much mechanical attention
  • Wheels refurbished and finished in Gloss Black. Front and rear Bilsteins, Polybushed
  • Overall a really nice example and a little detailing would take it to the next level

Lot Details

Registration: APR 47A RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1978 Engine size: 4.5L
Make: Porsche Odometer reading (miles): 140406
Model: 928 MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 9289100573

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 83 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Seals were replaced at respray. Wheels refurbed black/polished rims.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Dash retrimmed and drivers seat bolsters repaired. Comes with spare trim pieces.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Bilstein suspension fitted less than 1,000 miles ago.


Minor: Major:


Air con, high power headlamp wash jets, trip reset - non functional.

Vehicle History


MOTs from 1988 to 2004 (Mileage 135,0520 and again from 2012/17 (140,259). Not much history prior to 2013 apart from some older invoices 2002/8. All servicing work since completed by Paul Anderson.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history