1989 Porsche 911 Martini RWB
1989 Porsche 911 RWB Nashville #1 - Ichiban Boshi
The car started as a 1989 Silver Anniversary edition narrow body 911.
Martine Altolaguirre built the 1991 3.3L 964 engine. The car and engine were sent to Chris Carroll at Turbokraft for his complete EFI conversion, Header, turbo.and wastegate set up. The turbo and wastegates were set up and designed to have them exposed for viewing.
Custom one off intercooler
Aluminum injector blocks
Garrett GT3582R twin scroll turbo
Full coil on plug conversion
Transmission is a G50 5 speed with custom clutch and flywheel set up by Turbokraft
Suspension is a full Bilstein coil over conversion by Turbokraft
Wheels are custom made for Nakai by Work wheels in Japan
Custom made HID headlights by TRS in Atlanta
Seats are Vintage Recaro Factory Martini seats from the mid 70's
Steering wheel is also a Vintage Factory Martini wheel from the 70's
Carbon Fiber Roof and Hood from Helion Composites in France. They make F1 carbon Fiber.
One month was spent custom making the Martini Graphics for the car. They were made to fit this body.
Paint by Famous Hotrod painter Bryson Richards of Classic Livery. Color is Mercedes McLaren Silver.
Garrett Turbo asked for the car to be shown in their booth at the 2016 SEMA show in Las Vegas. It was their marque car in the booth.
Of the 1700 cars shown at SEMA, 3 different publications voted the RWB Martini car in the top 5 cars of the entire show.
Amelia Island, FL show....Automobile Magazine voted this RWB car as 1 of the top 7 stars of Amelia Island.
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