1984 Porsche 911 User Reviews

1984 Porsche 911 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 6 reviews

  • Performance:4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5
  • Appearance:4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5
  • Overall: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Review
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Great car to drive.  Runs as good as it looks.  Fast, great brakes, great handling.  It's the model that made Porsche.

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Small back seats.  Limited cargo room.

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Incredible Timeless 911 — I love everything about this car. It's the Porsche that comes to mind when thinking about Porsche cars. Bullet-proof air-cooled engine, great handling (once you learn to throttle steer into the turns) and great stopping power with massive disc brakes. Lightweight at only 2700 pounds, this car is like driving a steroid powered go-kart.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Beautiful and Tough

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Expensive parts

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Porky Love — So much fun to drive, solid handling. Felt like it was built by Zeus. Lived up too my expectations and more. Beautiful sound. Could happily live with a Porky Targa, I want to retire with one of these in my garage parked up next to my Bugs. God Bless Ferdinand Porsche.

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GUYS LOVE IT

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GIRLS DON'T KNOW WHAT IT IS

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Great Little Car — I bought this car as a light eproject well, $7k later it has finally met my expectation, partly. There is more I can and will do to it. There is really nothing I dislike other than It has a salvage certificate in the carfax and the AC, its terrible to say the least. I love this car.

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Everything works perfectly

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1984 911 Carrera "turbo Look" One Of One First Place Metro Pca Concours Car — "Turbo Look" option was an additional $14,000.00 when the car was ordered from the factory.Balanced an blueprinted motor,webb race cams,ported and polished.Mass air flow and chip.B&B stainless steel exhaust and headers,3" oval pipes.Original interior.1994 3.6 Turbo Rims with Yokohama Advan Sport tires.8.5 fronts w/235x17,and 10.5 rears w/275x17.Totally Awesome!

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Rear-engine Rear Wheel Drive; Engine: Flat-6; Power: 231 Hp; Torque: 210 Lb Ft; 0-60 Mph: 5.4 Sec. — This car has extreamly good handling for it's time. The ability for a rear-wheel drive car to turn this efficiently at high speeds is still unsurpassed by most car manufacturers more than twenty years later. Even in the 60s and 70s this particular brand was on the cutting edge of aerodinamics and still is today and with a top speed of 100 mph you will need them. These cars have also been known tobe very durable; in fact, I would use this car as a work car because, I have seen them with over threehundred thousand miles on them.

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1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Convertible Review
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Top notch quality on an attractive, fun to drive and great performing automobile.

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Wish I could have had another 100 hp.

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A Taste Of "every Porsche Built Is A Race Car". — First true Porsche that I owned. Performance was outstanding with good power, excellent brakes and unmatched handling. German engineering built a functional car that was fun to drive in town, in competition or, on long trips. Yes, it is stiffer than most cars but, that is part of the performance and handling. Swapping out the stock seat for an OMP race seat made you one with the car. The slate blue color and style of this car was very appealing and never got old. Cost to own was reasonable as long as you are willing to keep it maintained. With 25 mpg freeway and almost 20 in town, the fun was without penalty.

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2013 Porsche 911 Reviews

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2012 Porsche 911 Reviews

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2011 Porsche 911 Reviews

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2010 Porsche 911 Reviews

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2009 Porsche 911 Reviews

Love It! By DBuss

Not much to dislike-once you own a Porshe hard to drive another sports car. The convertible is so nice. It drives like a dream. A surprise! No spare tire, however, the tires are drive flats so you ... Read More

2009 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet By Andy

The 2009 is a Gen 2 model with upgraded suspension, PCM (communications, touch screen navigation), exterior LED lights, new direct injection engines and PDK instead of Tiptronic. Its probably the b... Read More

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