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How to identify a genuine Porsche RS Duck Tail

  porsche-1973-911-rs-white-2 I have never been able to  tell the difference between a real Porsche Duck tail or a replica.  This is what I have found. If I am incorrect in my research, please correct me.  I am genuinely interested to know the difference between a real and a replica. The  Duck Tail  from the 1973 Porsche 911 is one of the most iconic shapes in automotive history.   It is not only  beautiful but functional as well.    The duck tail provided lightness , better engine cooling, and decreases lift especially above 80 MPH and higher.   Ten years ago , I can remember seeing them for sale for $1,200 to $2,000 and thinking the seller was out of his mind.  Who would pay such a high price?   Well in hindsight,  I wish I was that fool.    Today , these Duck Tails can be $5,000 to $10,000 +.  Since the Porsche Company always pushed the limits of technology,  they experimented with fiberglass for aerodynamics and lightness.   The Duck Tails were not made of metal skins, they used fiberglass

1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet – 1,313 Miles

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  porsche-911-1989-cabriolet-6 1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet – 1,313 Miles Ultra Low Miles 5 Speed Manual Clear Title 3.3 Liter Flat 6 Engine Red/ Tan Interior VIN: WP0EB0932KS070197 Location: Ontario, California Dealer: CNC Motors (909) 982 4389 Price $299,930 US Dollars Click Here for Ebay Ad How often do you find a Porsche 911 with only 1,313 miles?    I’m not sure if its priced appropriately but what an amazing time capsule.  If you are a collector looking for 1989 Turbo Cabriolet,  this is going to hard to pass up.