US Porsche dealership Brumos Porsche confirmed the production of five rare, factory-built 911 Carrera GTS B59 Edition Coupes. The B59 Edition project is a tribute to Hurley Haywood’s record of overall wins at the Daytona 24 Hours (1973, ’75, ’77, ’79 and ’91).
The 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS B59 Edition Coupes will all be finished in Carrara White and feature a Black Full Leather interior with Alcantara trim. In addition to the many standard comfort and performance features found on the 408hp Carrera GTS, the five B59 Editions will include Brumos Red/Blue stripe design for the front hood and rear deck, Brumos Red/Blue stripe Porsche door decals, exterior mirrors in Black, 19 inch Sport Classic Wheel (Fuchs style), interior limitation badges, door entry guards in Stainless Steel with “Hurley Haywood” engraved signature, deviating (dual stripe) stitching in Red/Blue on steering wheel and gear/brake lever, and Carrara White painted interior accents including Adaptive Sport Seat Backrests.
The performance and comfort options include Sport Chrono Package Plus, Sport Shifter, Sports Suspension including PASM and Limited Slip Rear Differential Lock, Bose Surround Sound System, XM Satellite Radio Receiver, Extended Navigation Module for PCM 3.0 and heated front seats.
To commemorate the concept and build process, each 2012 Carrera GTS B59 Edition will be delivered with a factory produced photo book. This book properly documents the history, heritage and pedigree of the Carrera GTS B59 Edition. The 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS B59 Edition will carry a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $ 133,540.