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Porsche 911 1979

The 1979 Porsche 911 range of configurations is currently priced from $27,600.

Porsche 911 1979 Price and Specs

The Porsche 911 1979 is currently available from $27,600 for the 911 SC up to $66,000 for the 911 Turbo (930).

Pricing guides

$46,800
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$27,600
Highest Price
$66,000
Porsche 911 Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
SC Convertible 3.0L Leaded 5 SP MAN $28,900 $42,460
SC Coupe 3.0L Leaded 4 SP AUTO $27,600 $40,480
SC Coupe 3.0L Leaded 5 SP MAN $27,600 $40,480
Turbo (930) Coupe 3.3L Leaded 4 SP MAN $52,200 $66,000
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Porsche 911 1979 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Porsche 911 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Best Porsche 911 for $40,000

    You're in pretty safe territory with the Porsche, they're soundly engineered and well built. They give little trouble if they're properly serviced, although the cost of servicing can be high. It's a good idea to cosy up to a Porsche specialist for repairs and servicing to save a few bucks. Go for a car that might be a little older but in good condition rather than a later one that has been round the block a few times.

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Porsche 911 1979 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 1979 Porsche 911 will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Porsche 911 vary from 15x6 inches to 16x7 inches.

Porsche 911 Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
SC Convertible 185x70 R15 15x6 inches 215x60 R15 15x7 inches
SC Coupe 185x70 R15 15x6 inches 215x60 R15 15x7 inches
Turbo (930) Coupe 215x50 R16 16x7 inches 225x50 R16 16x8 inches
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Porsche 911 1979 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 1979 Porsche 911 are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1775mm x 1320mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Porsche 911 1979 Dimensions  include 1320mm height, 1650mm width, 4290mm length.
Porsche 911 Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
SC Convertible 1320x1650x4290 mm 120 mm
SC Coupe 1320x1650x4290 mm 120 mm
Turbo (930) Coupe 1320x1775x4291 mm 120 mm
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Porsche 911 1979 Towing capacity

The Porsche 911 has no towing capacity for the 1979 year the model was manufactured.

Porsche 911 Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
SC Convertible 3.0L,Leaded,5 SP MAN 0kg
SC Coupe 3.0L,Leaded,4 SP AUTO 0kg
SC Coupe 3.0L,Leaded,5 SP MAN 0kg
Turbo (930) Coupe 3.3L,Leaded,4 SP MAN 0kg
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Porsche 911 1979 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 1979 Porsche 911 is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Porsche 911 is available with the following fuel type: Leaded.

Porsche 911 Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
SC Convertible 3.0L,Leaded,5 SP MAN
SC Coupe 3.0L,Leaded,4 SP AUTO
SC Coupe 3.0L,Leaded,5 SP MAN
Turbo (930) Coupe 3.3L,Leaded,4 SP MAN
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