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Old 01-14-2019, 06:21 AM   #1
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New owner of a 1997 First Gen 2.5Tip Boxster

Hi guys,

Just bought myself a birthday present in late Dec last year. Been happily driving it everyday for the past 2 weeks





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Old 01-14-2019, 08:43 AM   #2
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Nice welcome tomthe group!
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Old 01-14-2019, 07:35 PM   #3
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Ditto nice blue mine is an 04 Boxster S have fun driving. Rick
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Ditto nice blue mine is an 04 Boxster S have fun driving. Rick
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Happy Birthday! Enjoy the ride!
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What blue color is this and where do you get it?


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Nice example! I too own a 97, but it's a 5 speed.

I'm guessing you paid a wad of money for that "antique" car in Singapore. I lived there for a while when I was a kid and I am still jaw-dropped by how much the government drives up the price of an automobile there.

I'll be coming to Singapore for my 60th birthday in a few years and if you still have your car I'd love to meet you and see it!
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Old Yesterday, 04:28 PM   #9
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It's Etna Blue. Actual colour is lighter than the pics, probably due to the lighting.

https://rennlist.com/forums/vehicle-marketplace/1054216-2017-porsche-911-s-cab-stunning-pts-etna-blue-great-cabriolet-spring-deal.html

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Nice example! I too own a 97, but it's a 5 speed.

I'm guessing you paid a wad of money for that "antique" car in Singapore. I lived there for a while when I was a kid and I am still jaw-dropped by how much the government drives up the price of an automobile there.

I'll be coming to Singapore for my 60th birthday in a few years and if you still have your car I'd love to meet you and see it!
yes haha, in Singapore my car COE (certificate of entitlement) for 10 years costed SGD52K

Great, I would love to meet a fellow 986 Boxster owner too
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yes haha, in Singapore my car COE (certificate of entitlement) for 10 years costed SGD52K

Great, I would love to meet a fellow 986 Boxster owner too
Is that US ~52,000.00?
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