1987 Porsche 959 for sale 101190451
1987 Porsche 959
Call for Price
‹ See Similar Results

1987 Porsche 959

Coupe Car for sale by Canepa in Scotts Valley, California 95066

Call for Price

Email Dealer

By using this service you accept the terms of Autotrader Specialty's Visitor Agreement.


Related Articles

Vintage Japanese Cars: Nissan's Online Heritage Collection

If you're a fan of vintage Japanese cars, be sure to check out Nissan's online heritage site. There are tons of vintage Nissan pics and specs going all the way back to the 1920s. Each featured car or truck has relevant specs and a little "detail" tab that gives some background on that specific car.

VW Kombi Van Seeing Resurgence in Popularity

The Volkswagen Kombi van reached iconic status, with even a school lunch box fashioned in its image. During those early years, the Volkswagen Microbus morphed into various forms. From a cargo carrier with no windows behind the driver's seat to a windowed passenger van with three rows of seats, the possibilities seemed endless.


Classic Car Overview

1987 Porsche 959 Komfort VIN: WP0ZZZ95ZHS900125 Canepa Generation I upgrade 576hp at 6100 rpm, and 501lb/ft of torque at 4500 959S suspension with titanium coil-over springs and Bilstein gas struts Interior color to sample, black interior Porsche Certificate of Authenticity 2.85 liter twin turbo flat six engine One of the first high-performance street cars with all-wheel drive The 125th of just 292 production examples built, this stunning 959 Komfort was completed December 18, 1987, and sold to well-known Japanese enthusiast Yoshiho Matsuda, joining his impressive Porsche Museum in Hakone. It was ordered with leather to sample, all-black interior. In 1999, this 0125 was purchased by collector and vintage racer Jamie Mazzotta of Newport Coast, California with only 890km (553 miles.) 0125 was imported to the United States for Mazzotta by Canepa Design on September 30th 1999, and was stored in the Foreign Trade Zone until the cars Show or Display exemption was granted on March 2, 2001. Once arriving at the Canepa facility the work began to federalize and update the 959. The engine system was specd to meet Federal and California emissions requirements. This included eliminating the stock sequential turbo system and installing an all-new twin turbo system, including Garrett ball-bearing turbos, re-designed wastegate, upgraded fuel system, complete new stainless steel exhaust system with dual catalytics, EGR, sequential engine management system with ADL, F1 technology engine wiring harness, high output ignition system, upgraded alternator charge system and battery module, air pumps and air regulator valves, spark plugs, titanium heat shielding, idler control valve, and sensors. Work was completed in 2003, and on September 17 2003 the 959 received its coveted EPA and California emission certification. Now smog legal the 959 puts out 576hp, and 501lb/ft of torque. A significant increase over the stock 450hp, and the 0-60mph time was reduced to just 3.2 seconds. While the engine conversion was underway the 959 also received other Canepa 959 upgrades. These included the Canepa wheel/tire upgrade, the 959S suspension conversion, the Canepa headlamp upgrade, and Pagid brake pad upgrade. The 959 was purchased by Tony Hart on June 25, 2010. It would return to Canepa in 2013 for a full service that included new tires, all fluids, new clutch, engine reseal, conversion of air conditioning from R12 to R134, and an all-wheel drive system service. Since returning to Canepa in 2017 the 959 has recieved a new ignition system and tune, as well as a concours detail.

Show More Show Less

Vehicle History Report

Purchase The AutoCheck Vehicle History Report

Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
  • Classic Car ID
  • Stock Number
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
  • New/Used
  • Mileage
    5,753 miles
  • Engine
    2.85 Flat Six Twin Turbo
  • Drivetrain
  • Transmission
    6 Speed Manual
  • Exterior Color
  • Custom Color

Classic Car Buyer's Tools

Shipping & Transport

Immediately receive a quote to get your new classic car delivered right to your driveway from Autotrader’s trusted Classic Transport Partner ShipYourCarNow. Click Now!


Get THE LOWEST MONTHLY PAYMENTS! We are a nationwide collector car finance company with over a decade of experience serving our clients. Give us a call today at (800) 717-5180 Apply now

Appraisals & Inspections

For the latest and most reliable Classic and Collectible Car prices, values, production numbers and local car clubs, always trust NADAguides.com. Get more info


As the inventors of Agreed Value coverage, we understand the special nature of protecting a collectible vehicle. Every policy offers Agreed Value, Unlimited Mileage, No Deductible, Towing and Labor, Spare Parts Coverage and the flexibility of using the Repair Shop of Your Choice. Whether insuring a priceless historical vehicle or a weekend cruiser, no one knows more about insuring collector cars then Grundy. www.Grundy.com or 888-647-8636 Get Quotes Now

Suspect Fraud? Report it