How much is a Porsche Gemballa GT?

August 23, 2020 Off By idswater

How much is a Porsche Gemballa GT?

The Carbon Edition’s base price of $325,000 does not include the cost of the Carrera GT with which Gemballa begins the build process.

How much was a Carrera GT new?

These cars sold originally for about $450,000.

What happened to the Gemballa GT?

Benjamin Chen, who was arrested in Midtown Manhattan after a series of crashes at around 7:30 a.m April 7, 2020 in his highly modified Porsche Carrera GT, was charged with reckless driving and operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs.

How many Gemballa Carrera GT were made?

25 examples
The Gemballa Mirage GT is an ultra-rare car made by Gemballa, German super tuner for any Porsche ever. The Mirage GT is based on the already amazing Porsche Carrera GT, and Gemballa made only 25 examples. Thanks to one extremely careless owner, there are now only 24.

Who are Ben Chen’s parents?

Benjamin Tse-Chuan Chen was born in Shanghai, China on January 24, 1938, according to the lunar calendar, to parents Hsi-Tseng Chen and Jane Chow. He belonged to a family of prominent political leaders in Chinese history who were involved in the revolution of 1911 and the founding of the Republic of China.

Who killed Gemballa?

In 2015, three additional men, Thabo Mogapi, Kagiso Ledwaba and Garlond Holworthy, were also convicted of charges relating to the kidnap and murder of Gemballa. Their sentencing hearing is expected to begin on 30 November 2015. The mastermind is suspected to be Czech criminal fugitive Radovan Krejčíř.

How much does a new Gemballa Mirage cost?

Also, in addition to all the Alcantara leather and carbon-fiber trim inside, Gemballa added a touch-screen center-dash display and premium Pioneer stereo system. Anytime you start with a $440,000 car, it doesn’t take Stephen Hawking to figure out that a special tuned version of it is going to be pricey.

What kind of engine does the Gemballa Mirage have?

From a standing start, the rear-drive Gemballa supercar gets just enough wheelspin to provide the ideal launch. At the precise moment when the 5.7-liter V-10’s torque peaks, the rear Michelin Pilot Sport 335/30ZR-20s hook up, causing the entire car to shoot forward like a cannon shot.

How much does it cost to convert a Carrera GT to a mirage?

The conversion for the Gemballa Mirage GT is about $300,000 (depending on the exchange rate), but you’ll only be able to do this if you have a Carrera GT to begin with — currently all are spoken for. But before you decide to mortgage your house, the company plans to build only 25 this year.

What kind of car is the Mirage GT?

Their latest creation, the Mirage GT takes this theme to new heights, perhaps catapulting Gemballa into the ranks of the world’s preeminent exotic-car makers or sinking it to depths of ridicule among Porsche purists. It takes guts to take one of the most prized supercars in the world and slice it up like a Beverly Hills plastic surgeon.