1974 Porsche 914 LE Bumblebee

At a glance

Year: 1974

Make: Porsche

Model: 914 LE

Engine: 2.0 Liter

Seller: Bill

Mileage: 136000

Vehicle Location: Jefferson GA

Color: Black/Yellow

Interior: Black

Overview

Overview

This 1974 Porsche 914 LE is one of 500 produced. According the the Porsche 914 Can Am Registry it is one of 168 remaining (https://bowlsby.net/914/CanAm/914CanAmRegistry.htm). The car was originally delivered to Norman Scott Porsche Audi in Houston Texas on June 27th 1974. The Certificate of Authenticity confirms that it retains it’s original fuel injected 2.0 liter engine. The car received a recent repaint in it’s original black and Sunflower Yellow. The odometer reads 36,000 miles, but is believed to be 136,000. The car is located in Jefferson Georgia and comes with a clear Georgia title.

Exterior

Exterior

The car received a recent repaint in it’s original black with Sunflower Yellow accents. Imperfections in the paint can be seen at the windshield wiper mounts and the passenger A-pillar. Several places show “orange peel”. The side stripes are included with the sale of the car, but are not installed. The car retains it’s original Sunflower Yellow wheels, including the spare. Tires are older and should be replaced due to age. The Targa top shows blemishes at the rear edge. The “2.0” emblem is missing from the rear of the car. It should also be noted that the front air dam is a reproduction. Additional pictures and a video of the doors in operation are available in the gallery.

Interior

Interior

The interior is finished in black vinyl. The seats show minor wear from use. The dash has been fitted with a new pad. Wrinkles are present on the dash cover (behind the pad). The center console retains it’s original temperature, voltage gauges, and clock. The clock is non-functional. The center seat pad is also present. A Blaupunkt AM-FM radio is present, however it is non-functional and it’s originality is unknown. Additional pictures are available in the gallery.

Engine

Engine

The car retains it’s numbers matching 2.0 liter fuel injected engine and 5-speed transaxle. Some service records dating up to 1984 are included in the owners manual. Additional pictures can be found in the gallery below. A driving video and cold start video are in the gallery.

1974 Porsche 914 LE Bumblebee

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At a glance

Year: 1974

Make: Porsche

Model: 914 LE

Engine: 2.0 Liter

Seller: Bill

Mileage: 136000

Vehicle Location: Jefferson GA

Color: Black/Yellow

Interior: Black

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Conversation for 1974 Porsche 914 LE Bumblebee

Rob Sauerwalt says:

I’m interested in finding out what the reserve was… or contact info for the owner. Is there a mechanism for that?

Rob Sauerwalt says:

Does it have heat exchangers… or are the photo’s from assembly work?

Administrator Bill says:

No Heat exchangers, only headers.

Additional pictures of the door sills, sail panels, and the area below the battery have been added to the gallery.

Alan says:

Is there a reserve on this auction? Thanks.

All auctions have a reserve.

Mixi says:

$5,000.00 bid placed by @Mixi