Porsche Of The Day: 1977 Porsche 911S RSR Backdate
This 1977 Porsche 911S is a stunning RSR-inspired custom build by by Zurlinden Gruppe in Monterey, California.
During the restoration, the car was stripped to bare metal and repainted in its original rare color of Continental Orange (107). It received bodywork modifications with steel fender flares and fiberglass bumpers, along with RSR-style wheels. The cabin was re-trimmed in black and grey Italian Nappa leather, featuring sport seats and RS-style door panels.
The car is powered by a rebuilt 3.6-liter Porsche 993 flat-six engine with various upgrades, mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The chassis was reinforced and equipped with coilover suspension for improved handling.