1970-1976 Porsche 914 Pictures and Specifications

The Porsche 914 went on sale in the U.S. in 1970 as part of a joint venture with Volkswagen. It was a good performer and affordable, but the midengine 914's standing as a true Porsche was tarnished by its heavy use of contemporary VW components. This Porsche sports car was sold until 1976.

The Porsche 914 was a zippy car ideal for
The Porsche 914 had squared-up styling distinct from Porsche tradition.

The unique rear design of the Porsche 914 made it stand out from the crowd.
The midengine placement gave the Porsche 914 fine weight balance.

The roomy cockpit made the Porsche 914 quite practical for a two-seater sports car.
A roomy cockpit made the Porsche 914 quite practical for a two-seater sports car.

1970-1976 Porsche 914 Specifications

Prices New:

  • $3,595 for 1970 model
  • $5,599 for 1973 model
Dimensions:
Length (inches) Wheelbase (inches) Weight (pounds)
158.0 96.5 2,100

Engines:
Size (cc)
Type
Horsepower
Years
1679ohv flat 4
76
1970-1974
1795 ohv flat 4 72 1974-1976
1971ohv flat 4 91
1973-1976

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