Porsche 911 2.2 S – 1970 (LHD)

 

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Porsche 911 2.2 S - 1970 (LHD)

This vehicle has been in the HERO family for some time - probably the first 'Arrive & Drive' car in fact! Finished in orange this vehicle has recently been re-built, a ground up restoration that has returned the car back to pristine condition. It is a serious competition car though - its last outing saw it take a Gold Medal on the 2014 Le Jog event. It has competed extensively across Europe and is a very well known and highly regarded vehicle. The engine and gearbox has been rebuilt, and this along with a bespoke wiring loom further enhance reliability and performance - the 2.2 litre heart of this vehicle is truly outstanding.

The Porsche 911 was developed as a much more powerful, larger, more comfortable replacement for the Porsche 356. The new car made its public debut at the 1963 Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung, better known to English speakers as the Frankfurt Motor Show. It was initially designated as the "Porsche 901", after its internal project number. However, Peugeot protested on the grounds that in France it had exclusive rights to car names formed by three numbers with a zero in the middle. So, instead of selling the new model with another name in France, Porsche changed the name to 911. It went on sale in 1964.

Available on HERO Events throughout the UK and Europe



Specifications

The Facts

Performance

Power
178 bhp at 6500 rpm
Top Speed
230 km/h
0-60 mph
Torque
199 Nm at 5200 rpm
Brakes
Suspension
Miles Per Tank

Engine

Engine Size
2.2 Litre
Cylinders
Flat 6
Valves
2 per cylinder
Fuel Type
Petrol
Transmission
Gearbox
5 Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD

Dimensions

Fuel Capacity
62 Litres
Weight
1020 kg
Length
4163 mm
Width
1610 mm
Height
1320 mm
Wheelbase
2268 mm
Turning Circle

Vehicle Hire Information

Our pricing is simple. Cars are priced by group and package price for HERO events. Cars are also available for corporate hire, bespoke tours, gift driving days and some also for promotional film work.

All our cars are regularly maintained by specialist mechanics. Each car is prepared to meet the requirements of regularity rallying. Arrangements can be made to view and drive the cars prior to hiring. Cars are equipped with a tripmeter and when necessary a “navigators event pack” and can be collected by the hirer, from our base in South Wales, or delivered to and collected from the event (additional charges apply).

Prior to taking control of the vehicle, our A&D team will do a full handover of the vehicle showing you all the controls and go through the vehicle with you.

ARRIVE & DRIVE MANAGER

Mark O'Donnell

Mark has worked with HERO for 5 years. He manages the Arrive & Drive fleet, providing storage of vehicles for a number of our clients, as well as being responsible for the vehicle logistics.


Email arriveanddrive@heroevents.eu


Telephone +44(0)1656 740275