1984 Volkswagen MK1 GTI

Started on July 19 by bignick

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This is the MK1 featured in the Sept' 1996 issue of Grassroots Motorsports - article titled ' living with the beast'

ENGINE BSI Head with G-grind Cam
TT Euro Downpipe (without catalytic convertor) 4-to-1 Exhaust Manifold ABD Big-Bore Intake with Autotech Throttle Body Polyurethane Motor Mounts

TRANSMISSION Stock GTI transmission with tall 5th gear added.

BODY Completely rust-free with 150 hours invested on body and paint in 2008

WHEELS Falken 8 lb wheels, 15 inch.

SUSPENSION Ground control coilovers with Koni yellow fully adjustable shocks Eibach springs (450 pounds front, 550 pounds rear) Gound control camber plates Delrin control arm bushings
Delrin steering rack bushings Top and bottom stress bars Rear Trunk stress bar

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Jul 22, 2011 8:08 a.m.
David S. Wallens:
I was going to say that it looked familiar.
Apr 26, 2012 8:26 a.m.
xflowgolf (Forum Supporter):
beautiful bunny!
Dec 10, 2014 6:45 a.m.
Adrian_Thompson (Forum Supporter):
Man that looks great. Toot your own horn and post it in the build forum
Jan 22, 2016 9:27 p.m.
Beautiful bunny. Love to hear more about it.

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