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Understanding your 17-digit VIN

The Porsche VIN or Vehicle Identification Number is an internationally recognized format that uniquely identifies every vehicle

VIN Position Description Meaning
1 Country Germany
2 Manufacturer P=Porsche;0=RUF Automobile GmbH
3 Model type O=Sports Car;0=Sports Car;1=SUV;I=SUV;9=Performance Enhanced Sports Car
4 Body type* A=Coupe;B=Targa;C=Cabriolet;D=Targa;E=Targa or Cabriolet;J=Coupe
5 Engine type* A=Normally aspirated;B=Normally aspirated;C=Normally aspirated;D=Turbo;J=Turbo
6 Restraint type* 0=No airbags;1=Driver only airbag;2=Driver & passenger airbags
7-8 Vehicle type First two digits of model type (eg 98 for Boxster)
Porsche model number or internal model number: 911 - 911 G-model (until 1989)
924
928
930 - 911 G-model Turbo (until 1989)
931 - 924 Turbo
937 - 924 Carrera GT
944
951 - 944 Turbo
959
964 - 911 1989-1994
968
970 - Panamera 2009-2016
980 - Carrera GT
981 - Boxster 2012-2019
986 - Boxster 1997-2004
987 - Boxster 2005-2012
991 - 911 2011-2018
993 - 911 1993-1997
996 - 911 1997-2004
997 - 911 2004-2011
9PA - Cayenne 955 (2002-2007), Cayenne 957 (2007-2010)
92A - Cayenne 958 (2010-2017)
9 Check digit US and Canada; Z for RoW
10 Year made A=1980;
B=1981;
C=1982;
D=1983;
E=1984;
F=1985;
G=1986;
H=1987;
J=1988;
K=1989;
L=1990;
M=1991;
N=1992;
P=1993;
R=1994;
S=1995;
T=1996;
V=1997;
W=1998;
X=1999;
Y=2000;
1=2001;
2=2002;
3=2003;
4=2004;
5=2005;
6=2006;
7=2007;
8=2008;
9=2009
11 Assembly plant S - Stuttgart (911, 928, 959, 968, Boxster, Cayman)
N - Neckarsulm Audi factory (924, 944)
U - Uusikaupunki Valmet factory (Boxster 986 was produced there 1997-2004, Boxster 987 2004-2010 and Cayman 987 2005-2011)
L - Leipzig (Cayenne, Carrera GT, Panamera)
U=Uusikaupunki (Finland)
12 Vehicle type Third digit of model type (eg 6 for Boxster)
13 Engine/body type USA designation (always Z in RoW)
14-17 Serial number Sequential production number
*only in US/Canada - always 'Z' in RoW