We have restored over 350 European cars since 1985. These include many Porsche 356, 912 and 911 models, Mercedes convertibles and coupes, Lamborghinis and Ferraris.
Below are a few examples of our recent Porsche restorations and builds.
1975 Porsche 911 Carrera
This 1975 Porsche 911 Carrera is one of 395 made for the US Market. The complete rust and accident-free car was discovered by SV Automotive in its completely original condition. Every aspect of the car was restored back to original. Today the car residences in Ontario, California.
1973 Porsche RSR
This is a tribute car for the 1973 Porsche RSR that is currently on display at the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart, Germany. This two-year project included a complete nut and bolt restoration using Porsche original parts as well some aftermarket performance parts.
Full Steel Turbo Body, Turbo Suspension and Brakes, RSR Fuchs Wheels, Vintage Michelin Tires, 3.3 Turbo Engine with modified Koklen Turbo and custom built intercooler, a custom G50 transmission with limited slip and cooling, custom air conditioning, RSR seats and seat belts, roll bar, Hargett Shifter, full fire system, center fill fuel tank, custom front oil cooler with fans.
1965 Porsche 356SC
This 1965 Porsche 356SC Coupe was purchased by SV Automotive some years ago and we decided to build into a Carrera Tribute. The SC Engine has a performance cam, high compression pistons, and Weber carburetors along with a Carrera exhaust. The Koni shocks make the suspension very responsive. This is a wonderful driver, currently in Kansas City.