The brand was founded by Ferdinand Porsche in Stuttgart in 1931, which was initially a design office. After 1945, however, this was converted into a car factory with the production of sports cars and has since become one of the most popular car brands. The various models from Porsche have been inspiring crowds of people for years. The sporty elegance is the hallmark of the Porsche. We asked ourselves how much money the most expensive models cost and which models they are. Click through and find out which ones are in the top 5 places.
The most expensive Porsche models in the world in the ranking
We have selected the top 5 most expensive Porsche models for you. Maybe you are surprised and amazed how expensive each model can be. Be curious how expensive the Top 1 is. If you are also interested in car models of other brands, please have a look at our already existing articles.
Porsche 917/10 Spyder 1972 – Sold for $4,9 Mio.
The Porsche 917/10 Spyder 1972, auctioned for $4,890,000, was built in 1972 and is known for its dominance in the CanAm race. In 5 of 9 races it took first place. Famous people like Mark Donohue and George Folmer already drove this model.
- Year of construction: 1972
- Value: 4.890.000 Euro
- Auctioned on: 2012
- Known drivers: Mark Donohue, George Folmer
- Good to know: The Porsche 911 GT1 took first place in the CanAm race 5 of 9 races.
Ferdinand Porsche & his empire: 70th anniversary
The Porsche brand has been in existence for 70 years and inspires a lot of people. With the following clip Porsche wants to express its gratitude. It shows the history and also the development of the brand. How has it changed? What has happened in the 70 years? And what will happen in the future?
Porsche 956 – Sold for $8.5 million
Second place in our ranking is taken by the 1982 Porsche 956, which was sold for an incredible $8,480,000 and is the third of 10 factory 956’s. In 1983 it won the 24 Hours of Le Mans race, followed by four more races.
- Year of construction: 1982
- Value: 8.480.000 Euro
- Good to know: Le Man winner Porscher 956; The model is the third of only 10 works 956; In addition to the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1983, this Porsche won four other races.
Porsche 917K – Sold for $11.8 million
The first place and therefore the most expensive Porsche ever auctioned is the Porsche 917K, which was sold for unbeatable $11,800,000. It is therefore the most expensive Porsche ever. After all, just under 12 million Euros are also unbelievable. The car designed for the race track used to belong to Porsche legend Jo Siffert. The model can also be seen in Steve McQueen’s film “Le Mans”. Its striking GULF colour combination of baby blue and orange makes it unique and famous.
- Year of manufacture: 1970
- Value: 11.800.000 Euro
- Good to know: This model once belonged to Porsche legend Jo Siffert. You can also see this model in the movie Le Mans by Steve McQueen