Air-Cooled Porsche Sales: Amelia Island 2020

Updated: Mar 29

The big three auction houses completed their Amelia Island auctions and had a strong sales. Air-cooled Porsches were very successful in reaching their pre-sale estimates in most cases.


Porsche 964 and Porsche 914-6 | Images RM Sotheby's and Gooding & Co

The big winners based on exceeding their pre-sale estimate price are:

· 1970 Porsche 914/6 that sold at $123,200, 54% more than the low estimate

· 1966 Porsche 911 that sold for $184,800, 23% more than the low estimate

· 1989 Carrera C4 Coupe that sold for $103,000, 106% more than the low estimate


The Porsches selling below estimate:

· 1971 Porsche 914 that sold for $44,899, 44% less than the pre-sale estimate

· 1973 Porsche 911S that sold for $151, 200, 16% less than the pre-sale estimate

· 1973 Porsche 911S that sold for $140,000, 12% less than the pre-sale estimate

· 1076 Porsche 930 Turbo that sold for $123,200, 18% less than the pre-sale estimate


The three Collector Car Auction Houses that sold air-cooled Porsches are Bonhams, Gooding & Co and RM Sotheby’s. The following are the 30 air-cooled Porsches that were auctioned at Amelia Island 2020.


Amelia Island Auctions: Porsche 356

Top Price Seller - Porsche 356 Beutler Coupe | Image Gooding & Co

Year Model Estimate Sale Price & Auction

1957 356A Speedster $325-$400K $335,000 - RMS

1961 356B SuperCoupe $180-$200K $207,200 - GCO

1961 356 Beutler Coupe $400-$600K $395,500 – GCO

1962 356B Super 90 Cab $100-130K Amended - Bonhams

1962 356B Twin Grille Road $300-$350K $280,000 - RMS


Amelia Island Auctions: Porsche 912 and 914

Top Price Seller: 1970 Porsche 914/6 | Image Gooding & Co

Year Model Estimate Sale Price & Auction

1966 912 $50-$70K $48,160 - GCO

1970 914/6 $80-$100K $123,200 - GCO

1971 914 $80-$120 $44,800 - GCO

1973 914 $45-$65K $47,040 - GCO


Amelia Island Auctions: Porsche 911

Top Price Seller: Peter Gregg's Personal Porsche 911 | Image Gooding & Co

Year Model Estimate Auction House

1966 911 $150-$180K $184,800 - GCO

1968 911S $110-$130K $97,440 - Bonhams

1973 911E $120-$140K $123,200 - GCO

1973 911S $180-$220K $151,200 - GCO

1973 911S $160-$190K $140,000 - RMS

1973 911S $250-$325K $280,000 - GCO


Amelia Island Auctions: Porsche 911 G-Body and Porsche 964

Top Price Seller: 1974 Porsche 911 | Image RM Sotheby's

Year Model Estimate Sale Price & Auction

1974 911 Carrera $125-$175K $137,200 - RMS

1976 911S $110-$130K $96,320 - Bonhams

1980 911SC Weissach $45-$55K $56,000 - GCO

1989 911 Carrera C4 $50-$70K $103.000 - RMS

1991 911 Carrera C4 Cab $65-85K $56,000 - Bonhams


Amelia Island Auctions: Porsche Special Models including Porsche Turbo, Porsche Speedster and Porsche RS - Top Priced Porsche

Top Price Seller: Porsche 959 | Image RM Sotheby's

Year Model Estimate Sale Price & Auction

1976 911 930 Turbo $150-$175K $123,200 - RMS

1976 934 $1,250-$1,600K $1,380,000 - GCO

1986 930 Turbo $130-$160K $159,600 - GCO

1987 959 Komfort $1,000-$1,250K $1,050,000 - RMS

1988 Ruf Turbo R $575-$725K $676,000 - GCO

1989 Porsche Speedster $150-$200K $184,800 - RMS

1992 Carrera RS $300-$375K $300,000 - RMS

1996 993 Turbo $160-$180K $145,600 - GCO

1996 993 Carrera RS $350-$400 $362,500 - GCO


Auction House Codes:

Bonham’s = Bonham’s

GCO = Gooding & Co

RMS = RM Sotheby’s


Tags: Amelia Island Collector Car Auctions, Amelia Island 2020, Ameila Island Porsche Sales

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