PROJECT GALLERY — 914-6 GT

1972 914-6 TANGERINE

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1972 914-6 TANGERINE

At Patrick Motorsports we are among the fortunate few who are able to mix our passions and our livelihoods.  While some days we take it for granted and its just work, other days we look around and appreciate being surrounded by the best output of the truly iconic marquee that is Porsche.  The enthusiasm and passion that our team and our clients have for these cars is simply immense.     One such project of 2018 that embodies this passion and utter determination is a 1972 914 restoration belonging to a client of ours based up in Colorado.  The '72 914...

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1975 914-4 to 3.2L CONVERSION & RESTORATION

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1975 914-4 to 3.2L CONVERSION & RESTORATION

  This 1975 914-4 was converted to a 914-6 with a 3.2L DME motronic engine, 901 5 speed trans with Wavetrac ATB diff, sport headers & exhaust, backdated bumpers, upgraded suspension & brakes, and a hidden front oil cooler. The end result is a slick, understated classic with nearly triple the stock power! Stripped down, the engine bay needed to be perfected before anything new could go in.We blanket the car in 3M, specially designed to protect the body and paint from welding sparks. Jess working his magic in the engine bay, spotting and replacing any rust spots with new metal....

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1971 914-6 Italian Model to Big GT Spec.

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1971 914-6 Italian Model to Big GT Spec.

   

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914-6 GT VINTAGE BUILD | 2.0L | 901

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914-6 GT VINTAGE BUILD | 2.0L | 901

914-6 GT Vintage racer, ready for racing HSR, VARA, SVRA with a twin plug 2.0L engine & 901 gearbox. We have finished all the metal work & most of the body fitment on our fixture table, now it's going on the rotisserie for inner fender detailing & belly pan metal work             Here the 914-6 GT rear quarter flare has been hand fitted with hammer & dolly to mate up to the chassis prior to being cut off with the original flare. this will allow us to "butt" weld the GT flare back on the...

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914-6 GT RESTORATION - RACE CAR | 2.0L | 901

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914-6 GT RESTORATION - RACE CAR | 2.0L | 901

This original 914-6 came to us for a complete restoration & 914 6 GT conversion. The car was stuffed in the back of a small U-Haul box truck without suspension. The 2.0L engine was period correct and was completely blueprinted and updated with the 2.0L "S" 9.8:1 compression ratio piston and cylinder set. We also updated to big valve heads which required the intake valve pockets on the piston domes to be machined for proper valve clearance. Twin plugged of course, along with our special twin plug distributor system. The original 906 center feed cams that were supplied for the...

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914-6 GT JAGERMEISTER TRIBUTE

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914-6 GT JAGERMEISTER TRIBUTE

We have been commissioned to build a 914-6 GT 2.5L Jagermeister Tribute race car for Vintage racing here in the US, Look for this running on the East Coast! In 1970, Porsche entered a 914-6 with the factory's GT option in the grueling 24 Hours of Le Mans race. The car, identified as #40, was driven by Claude Ballot-Léna and Guy Chasseuil. It finished 6th overall, preceded only by prototype racecars like the V12 Ferrari 512S and Flat-12 Porsche 917K. In addition, the #40 won its class ahead of several Porsche 911S entries. 914-6s also competed in some of the...

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914-6 GT CHASSIS BUILD

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914-6 GT CHASSIS BUILD

 This 914-4 chassis was brought to us from Texas for a complete chassis restoration. The chassis was stripped, sent over for a strip & acid bath to find all the history of this car. We then repaired the light rust & body damage, prepared for steel GT flares, drop floor pans (for tall driver) and complete competition cage system front to rear. Let us know if this is something you would like us to build for you !                              

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914-6 GT STYLE | 2.7L | 901 SIDE SHIFTER

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914-6 GT STYLE | 2.7L | 901 SIDE SHIFTER

This '73 914-4 came to us from San Jose, California for the 914-6 GT conversion. The car is fitted with a 2.7L engine 40mm Zenith carbs, a 901 side shift transaxle. We took the car to bare metal, added steel GT flares, all 914 GT lightweight side rockers, GT front & rear valance, GT front & rear deck lids, GT front & rear bumpers, and GT engine lid. We hand built a lightweight roll cage system - all tubing is bent & fitted and is welded to re-plated areas of the chassis. You always need to re-plate with .120 sheet...

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914-6 GT RACE CAR CONVERSION | 3.2L DME | 915 TRANS

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914-6 GT RACE CAR CONVERSION | 3.2L DME | 915 TRANS

This "GT" race replica was built exclusively at the PATRICK MOTORSPORTS workshop in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.   When a fuel cell is wanted or required there is no finer choice than a Fuel Safe fuel cell. They are used and approved by all sanctioning bodies in every racing application from off road to Indy. If you are looking for a fuel cell, Fuel Safe should be your first and only choice!As you can see the front trunk is the heart of our dry sump oil cooling system. This starts out with a Peterson OIL TANK part# OIL 08-0011-DB - 16...

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914-6 GT 3.8L DME 915 "BIG LAGUNA"

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914-6 GT 3.8L DME 915 "BIG LAGUNA"

This car was brought to us from Laguna Beach, Ca., family owned since new. The owner wanted to build the ultimate street 914-6 GT with a killer drivetrain. The color is Dupont Hot Hues "SILVA". We started with a '97 Big Valve VarioRam engine, and back dated the DME injection system to '95 for fitment ease. The 3.6L was torn down, heads blueprinted, crank polished & fitted with Pauter CM rods, MAHLE Motorsport 3.8L Pistons and Cylinders, RS sport cams, RS solid rocker kit, etc., For the installation into the “Street GT Car”, the engine has been fitted with our Cam Block...

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914-6 GT - RACE CAR

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914-6 GT - RACE CAR

Porsche 914 6 GT - Race Car We utilized the Porsche 993 Twin Turbo brake calipers and rotors for this project. For proper offset and fitment, it is necessary to use our billet aluminum caliper adaptors and brake hat set. Part number PMP 911TTHAT the brake rotor for twin turbo disc conversion to 911 front hub narrow body type. They are black anodized billet aluminum ***USE THESE WITH PMP911TTCM ADAPTORS TO COMPLETE YOUR BOLT ON BRAKE UPGRADE*** - PATRICK MOTORSPORTS EXCLUSIVE-This makes the brake conversion a direct replacement. The struts are the latest threaded housing Bilstein fashioned after the 935 cars. The spindles...

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914-6 GT - 3.6L DME / 915 - "MULE CAR"

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914-6 GT - 3.6L DME / 915 - "MULE CAR"

For the installation into the “Project Mule Car”, the engine has been fitted with our Cam Block of Kit, Single Belt Alternator/ Crank Pulley Kit, 914-6 Engine Sheet Metal Kit, our special Engine Conversion Mount, 993 3.6L DME Engine Conversion Harness, Conversion Air Intake Boot Kit, Air Injection System Delete Kit, Stainless Steel Sport Headers with Polished Stainless Silencers, 914-6 Reproduction Oil Tank System, and our SETRAB Front Mount Oil Cooler Kit. Many other factory based parts will be used. This car will be fitted with a late model 1986 915 transmission with LSD featuring the WEVO rear tail shift...

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914-6 GT - 3.6L DME

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914-6 GT - 3.6L DME

    This car is fitted with our front oil cooler system, the Setrab oil cooler (part # PMP 500-15NPT3/4). This is plumbed to the engine using Goodridge fittings and stainless braided hoses. Adding an oil cooler system is a must for operation of the air cooled engines in warmer climates, as the factory engine mounted cooler just does not keep your engine operating in its optimal temperature range, causing premature engine wear and loss for performance. Our systems have been designed to keep your engine operating at its desired operating temperature which extends engine life and improves performance. 914 GT OIL...

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914-6 GT - 3.6L DME / 915

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914-6 GT - 3.6L DME / 915

'95 3.6L DME engine, all PATRICK MOTORSPORTS conversion parts '86 915 trans. LSD and short gears     When a fuel cell is wanted or required there is no finer choice than a Fuel Safe fuel cell. They are used and approved by all sanctioning bodies in every racing application from off road to Indy. If you are looking for a fuel cell, Fuel Safe should be your first and only choice!All components are fitted prior to painting, this way we know everything fits properly and any changes are made before painting. This starts out with a Peterson OIL TANK...

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