Porsche needed a replacement for the 912 in the late 60′s, so in 1970 the Porsche 914 was introduced witha price tag of about $3,500.
The Porsche 914: A History
“The Porsche 914: A History On paper at least, this should not have been the case. HowStuffWorks gives us a good run-down of the 914′s stats. It was small, weighed a smidge over 2000 pounds, and had its engine behind the cabin like a proper racecar.”