1985 Porsche 959 Paris-Dakar

1985 Porsche 959 Paris-Dakar

Sold for $5,945,000 at RM Sotheby’s The Porsche 70th Anniversary Sale

  • Campaigned at the 1985 Paris-Dakar by three-time winner René Metge
  • One of three Works-supported entries in the 1985 Paris-Dakar Rally
  • One of seven developmental examples; four of which are retained by Porsche
  • Driven at the Goodwood Festival of Speed by celebrated Porsche driver Jacky Ickx
  • Class winner at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance and Quail Motorsports Gathering
  • Displayed at the Royal Automobile Club in London, UK
  • Invited to the Petersen Automotive Museum’s The Porsche Effect exhibit
  • An important and authentic cornerstone of a Group B legend
  • Includes a correct original Type 953/85 Paris-Dakar engine
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1985 Porsche 959 Paris-Dakar auction price

A very special Porsche with lots of history. This is a real one-off.