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Thread: 1969 911S: why the black sheep?

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    The rear wiper on the Burgundy car is incorrectly parked at horizontal, it should be vertical.
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    Brian,
    FWIW, I had a bead drawn on the car in Niles. Car had some rust issues that don't show up in pics. Spent it first few years being drive in NE winters. If you want more details PM me.
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    So how much do we figure a restoration as that on Freisinger's site or by Porsche add up to?
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    Quote Originally Posted by elfer
    Such a nice restoration, it just seems weird they'd use flat sixes as the wheels. There are some other sticking points on correctness, but not enough to detract from one hell of a car.
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    64,500 dollars for the below!! - i'd say 69 esses are definately going for high values....(although i guess it's not sold yet )
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    Quote Originally Posted by elfer View Post
    WARNING. THIS IS AN UPDATE TO A VERY OLD THREAD

    The Freisinger 69S VIN:
    119300278

    http://www.freisinger-motorsport.de/...tail/9977.html

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    Whoa! I was reading this thread, kicking myself at the sales prices of cars I’d apparently missed. Then I noticed the thread was from 2007.....!!!!!!!

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    So nobody replied to the original question. why is the 69S regarded as the black sheep of the family? My only guess is the 2 liter engine. Chris
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    Quote Originally Posted by raspy2point2 View Post
    My only guess is the 2 liter engine.
    +1.

    It's certainly not for a lack of passion by their faithful following. Reminds me of the Sporto and Sepia cults where there is little to no correlation between enthusiasm and selling prices.


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