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bulliporker
looking for a ivory white 73/74 2.0 car in excellent condition
edrotol
QUOTE(bulliporker @ Sep 3 2018, 09:56 AM) *

looking for a ivory white 2.0 in excellent condition


Lets start communicating.

I will pm you.
Cal
There's a light ivory '73 2.0L currently for sale over on Pelicanparts.....

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/porsche-car...-914-2-0-a.html

bulliporker
thanks cal for the link exactly what I am looking for but really looking for something better than this
bulliporker
somebody out there must know where theres a good condition ivory white 2.0 73/74 car
914werke
if you are only after a mid yr car you should consider changing your title to specify
bulliporker
edrotol you never came back to me
burton73
From the Bird, Just saw this

Sorry, change of heart, gonna keep the car...

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Bob B
jim_hoyland
See: http://www.914world.com/bbs2/index.php?showtopic=333683

This is the best California Ivory 914/4 i’ve seen. Owner is very knowledgeable and easy to talk with.
hmssaab
My 1973 914 2.0 is available. Former CA car now in CT
Harry S.
914runnow
QUOTE(bulliporker @ Sep 3 2018, 09:56 AM) *

looking for a ivory white 73/74 2.0 car in excellent condition

So the nephew is juggling with the idea of another 'P' car...
it is an original 73 2.0 Ivory white..
I think around 49 thou miles....
that will probably go.......
IF you have info I can pass on..PLEASE PM me
FYI..he has had multiple offers when he has shown it at concours (and won)
many times..
and has turned them down.....
so before it goes to auction house for some crazy price..scoop it up..
Sooooo there yah go a shot at maybe your
Dream Nine Four Teen..
kgruen2
Still looking? Mines not Ivory, original color was but has been repainted White. '73 2.0 with Raby 2270SR engine. 178 hp. See my Ad on this site. KGRUEN2.
bulliporker
thanks but looking for an original car
tsvo
I know of a very nice, I think original 1976 2.0 in ivory. It is in Illinois, but is an original Arizona car. Somewhere around 43,000 miles.
bulliporker
looking really for a 73/74 car don't really want to go down the route of backdating it if possible
bulliporker
still looking
914_teener
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It has left Cali for Michigan. Sorry went for asking price.

Good luck with your search.
Rand
OMG just paint one! How much money do you want to spend? You Can get one. If you are looking for that OG unicorn, then be prepared to pay unicorn dollars. If you want a candidate, I can help. If you want a connection, I can help. Hey, Craig, you want this?

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Rand
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bulliporker
914 teener whereabouts was your car advertised what was the asking price not looking for a car what has had a colour change
914_teener
My car was resprayed. I've never in my 15 years of owning a 914 ever seen....even in California an Ivory white that was the original paint. Mine had only been resprayed once.
I have seen several that have been repainted L80 and done well with black accents including the sail trim is beautiful IMHO. When the& (Porsche) did the BIW I could see why they would think it would look good.

My car was a 1.7 and original with exception to the paint and rims. 14K was the ask.

It was on here this board for a month you were one that replied to the post. I posted it to AT and it sold within a week.

Good luck...just think its a unicorn to find anymore a good orginal car. They are getting hard to find even in Cali.
914z
QUOTE(bulliporker @ Mar 14 2019, 06:33 PM) *

914 teener whereabouts was your car advertised what was the asking price not looking for a car what has had a colour change


found this on our 914 world 3rd ad down
https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/cars-f...14/2187005.html
bulliporker
thanks 914z for the link , but this car had a lot of welding done to floors and sold on bat a couple of months ago
914Next
QUOTE(bulliporker @ Mar 28 2019, 07:27 AM) *

thanks 914z for the link , but this car had a lot of welding done to floors and sold on bat a couple of months ago



Just a suggestion....I understand your desire for that perfect car. With that said, as several on here have mentioned, finding the 73/74 2.0, in ivory, in original and superb condition....just might be an impossibility at this point. If you were looking for ANY original survivor in ANY or a LIMITED number of colors....you will likely find. But at this point holding out for only Ivory in that specification....just might be a bridge to far.

Meanwhile you are depriving yourself of the amazing experience of 914 ownership. Would you consider finding that same rare car in another color BUT then continuing to look for the elusive Ivory car? If bought "right" I highly doubt you would lose money on that car if the elusive unicorn car does appear. In fact, perhaps you will actually have made money WHILE you enjoy the car and look for that perfect Ivory car for you. Win/Win. Life is short.

Just a thought.
bulliporker
I am open to other colours but ivory is my first choice , I missed a good car of brad mayer only a few months ago , I have turned down a few good cars but they were all 1700cc not 2,000 cc I recently found a exceptional car in sepia brown original paint but many people told me if its not really what you really want, hang out for the car of your choice or you will never be satisfied , yes I am missing out on 914 ownership but I have other cars I can drive , and I don't want to regret buying the wrong car not really in a financial position to buy a car and sell on if a good ivory car did turn up as in the real world things don't often sell as quick as we would like and then I would miss out on a good white car I now wished I had bought the silver car what was advertised on here recently
914Next
QUOTE(bulliporker @ Mar 29 2019, 07:58 AM) *

I am open to other colours but ivory is my first choice , I missed a good car of brad mayer only a few months ago , I have turned down a few good cars but they were all 1700cc not 2,000 cc I recently found a exceptional car in sepia brown original paint but many people told me if its not really what you really want, hang out for the car of your choice or you will never be satisfied , yes I am missing out on 914 ownership but I have other cars I can drive , and I don't want to regret buying the wrong car not really in a financial position to buy a car and sell on if a good ivory car did turn up as in the real world things don't often sell as quick as we would like and then I would miss out on a good white car I now wished I had bought the silver car what was advertised on here recently



Understand your comments. Speaking from personal experience, I would suggest you put condition as your #1 criteria with a '73/'74 2.0 as a very close #2 criteria. Find the absolute best survivor that you can find for the money you have available to spend. Make color secondary. I think you will find that condition and it being a 2.0 car will affect financial appreciation and your personal enjoyment far more than color EVER will.

I would never have selected red as my color of choice for my 914. BUT when my Bahia Red came along and was in such unbelievably original condition, I made the decision to snap it up. I have never looked back and it will take a lot to pry it out of my hands. I've never had someone tell me that they love my survivor but it's too bad it's not a better color. They are too focused trying to understand how it can actually be so original and congratulating me on my good fortune to have found such a pristine example. Not to mention that I've doubled my investment in 4.5 years of ownership.

Yes once in a rare moment I think about whether I could find an equally pristine survivor in that perfect color but you'll never see my selling the one I have in hopes of actually finding one.

Oh....and I think you'd be surprised just how quickly someone will buy that non-ivory car from you if you ever did try to sell it. Original cars will always be a hot item.

Maybe just try posting that you're looking for a pristine survivor. See what happens?

Good luck....

bulliporker
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Craigers17
Here's one on The Samba. Original Ivory White with one repaint. Clearly it does NOT check all your boxes, but might be worth a call. Looks like a very nice car IMHO.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/det....php?id=2291527

Hope the link works.
914_teener
QUOTE(Craigers17 @ Jul 1 2019, 06:31 AM) *

Here's one on The Samba. Original Ivory White with one repaint. Clearly it does NOT check all your boxes, but might be worth a call. Looks like a very nice car IMHO.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/det....php?id=2291527

Hope the link works.



Mine had one respray same color. I.ve never seen an orginal Ivory white. I.ve seen resprayed but not original.

He wants original.
bulliporker
thanks for the link guys but not looking for a car with aircon as would never need it here ij the uk
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