1987 Porsche 944 User Reviews

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    Classic Show Car - 16 Valve Model - Very Rare — The engine is a design that is one half of the Porsche 928 engine. A balance shaft was added to steady the engine. This is a very unique design for its time. It is difficult to find many of this model left. There is a plastic shim that the valve chain rides over, that needs to be replaced with regular maintenance. Many people forget to do this. This is a #2-#3 rated Classic car.

    Pros: Ageless Classic

    Cons: none

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    My Part Time Ride — New engine in and it is finally running great. Not only great for a 23 year old car, but running great. The only things that hold it back are me and the crappy goodyear tires that the tire rack recommended

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

    Pros: awesome

    Cons: it loves money

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    The Best Car For The Money — I'll get back to this. Performance – acceleration 9, braking 8, handling 10 Build Quality – has it needed repairs? Yes, total break system overhaul, blown differential in transmission Appearance – both exterior only two minor rust spots, some chips on the front facia and interior is virtually flawless, except the stereo was stolen out of it right before I purchased it. Cost of Ownership – gas mileage 9, maintenance 4 (parts are overpriced) Fun Factor – is this car fun to drive? The most fun car I've ever driven!

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

    Pros: 50/50 weight distribution, fun to drive, good gas milage, sounds runs great, head turner!

    Cons: The most negative things I can think of is the price of parts is rather steep compaired to other cars in this price range, and that it's not easy to add horsepower.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    1991 Porsche 944 Reviews

    Still A Nice Car To Have If Looked After And Has The Right Badge By Andy

    As u can expect I loved this car It brought back memories hadnt had the chance to drive many Porsche's at the time and it felt safe to drive fast it just gripped and handled so well. Its classed as a ... Read More

    Love It By Liz

    Very fast at over 220 BHP, comfy love love love it best car I have ever had, parts are sometimes expensive and hard to get hold of, fuel economy not too bad body styling good and its FUN FUN FUN Read More

    1990 Porsche 944 Reviews

    A Great Car For Itage. By Chuck

    This is a great car for the buyer who enjoys cars. Despite its age this car shouldn't go down in value. It will be a joy to drive every day or weekends. Where can you get more car for the money in a c... Read More

    Porsche For Everyday By Victor

    Great Car, infact too perfect. Not like my British cars owned in past. Will sit and idle in traffic all day long with the ac going. People get out of the way when you start pulling up behindthem ... Read More

    1989 Porsche 944 Reviews

    Great All Around Car By dward650

    Its a Porsche, and it drives like one even though its 25 years old. Handles Great and acceleration is very good for a 4 cylinder. 0-60 is only 7 seconds, but roll on power on the freeway is fantastic.... Read More

    I Would Keep This Car Forever If I Could, Just A Few Mods Here And There. An Ls1 Would Be Nice By Patrick

    Really a solid built car. Original German steel is extremely thick and sturdy. It holds its ground really well in corners and has a great get up and go. Getting to 60 may take around 7 or 8 seconds, b... Read More

    1988 Porsche 944 Reviews

    Fun, Car, Great Value For Money By Leighpilot

    I bought his as a present for myself. Not wanting splurge, this was an affordable classic. Looks great, handles well. Definitely a two seater. Love the sound and the feel, the smell of the leather wit... Read More

    Looking For A Used 911 Next. By Jazzman1

    It is just a lot of fun, and in Northern New York it stands out. This is my first Porsche. I have had MGB's Triumph, and a number of American car but I like this most of all so far. I am working my wa... Read More

    1986 Porsche 944 Reviews

    The 944 Experience By iban

    the car was not made for city traffic some nice country roads worked on it and found out more than I needed. the 2.5 l was a chopped down 8 cylinder and they had a balance problem and they used a pate... Read More

    Fun But Easy To Get Speeding Tickets In My Porsche 944 By Bonnie

    Great performance and it ran great once you hit above 85mph. I loved cruising it down to LA/ Santa Barbara in this car. Fun car to drive but it's very low to a point where you feel like you are almos... Read More

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