Ads on test: Porsche Carrera 3.2 Targa
This yuppy's favourite is more roofless than ruthless – and all the better for it
Cost New £25,230 Price £44,950
Porsche Carrera 3.2 Targa
On sale at: Winchester Auto Barn
Engine: 3164cc, 6-cyl, SOHC
Transmission: RWD, 5-speed manual
Top speed: 153mph
Choose your Porsche Carrera 3.2
1984: 3.2 launched as coupé, Targa and Cabriolet. Super Sport ('Turbo look') model had Turbo-style rear spoiler, wide rear arches and stiffer suspension.
1986: New dash and air conditioning vents.
1987: Club Sport with reduced soundproofing and comfort items. Blueprinted high-rpm engine. 53 to the UK. Run ended in 1989.
1988: 875 diamond blue CE cars built. 50 examples were made available for the UK market. In 1989, 500 25th Anniversary cars built for US market.
1989: 2104 Speedsters are put into production.
1989: Carrera 3.2 run ends.