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Posted 3 years ago

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collectornut
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What I do know is that its a Porsche 911 Turbo pedal car. It is not in the best of shape. Needs TLC as shown in the photos.

What I don't know and would like to find out is:

What year it was made?
Was this maybe a promotional item made in limited numbers?
Is it rare? (I found one or two on eBay but the ones I found were either a battery operated one or a new one with pedals but not the old style pedal in this car. The pedals were the newer bicycle type pedals).
The sell value (if any) in its current state.

And any other information that might be helpful which would be greatly appreciated.

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  1. mitchell5656, 1 month ago
    Hi!
    I just read your old post. I too just got the exact same car no motor same colour etc. I cant find any info about it, want to restore it. Did you learn anything?. I am in Canada.
  2. collectornut, 1 month ago
    Hi,

    Absolutely nothing. No responses....nothing. Sorry. :(
  3. kerry10456 kerry10456, 1 month ago
    I know nadda, but might start by comparing what years this body style was used, it would give you a starting point, note would be produced before the turbo models and any small details that might be only used on one year production, example location of chrome, sticker placement, ect. That's how I start research. value is always determined by condition, and yours has some damage, but until rarity is determined, might be worth more dented in original state other than restored...
  4. mitchell5656, 1 month ago
    Thats too bad, I asked my neighbour, if I find out anything I will let you know!
    Dont give up!

    :)
  5. kerry10456 kerry10456, 1 month ago
    oops should say "Wouldn't" be produced....
  6. collectornut, 1 month ago
    If you do find anything out would definitely like to know. I still have it and actually another one that's not a Porsche. Keeping them just in case. Considering the condition mine is in, I doubt its worth much if anything though.

    Thanks again.



  7. collectornut, 4 days ago
    Did some searching on eBay and did find a pedal car like mine except in a lot better condition. Not much info on it (estate find).

    Sold for a good price though. Doubt mine would sell for that much since it's not anywhere in the condition that one is. Sold on July 30.

    eBay item number:
    351468278084
  8. mitchell5656, 3 days ago
    Thanks so much, the eBay photos are a great help to us, as we are restoring ours now.
  9. collectornut, 3 days ago
    You're welcome.

    I might just put mine up with a low starting bid and just let people decide what they're willing to pay for it since I can't get any type of value on it. Anything would be better than it just sitting here doing nothing.

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