1981 Volkswagen Transporter

Started on March 6 by hege

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A VW built in Finland. "Race Taxi"

Some minor modifications done. Subaru EJ20T engine, FIA spec. roll cage, improved suspension and brakes. It's also been lightened a bit. Haven't driven the car on race tracks yet, so updates will follow.

Engine:         Subaru EJ20T,
                turbocharged, intercooled,
Gearbox:        VW 094, 5 speed with limited slip differential
                RJES bell housing kit
Suspension:     Independent front and rear suspension,
                GAZ coil overs in the front and the rear,
                adjustable sway bars
Brakes:         Hydraulic, dual circuit, power assisted,
                ventilated discs front and rear, Brembo calipers
Wheels/Tires:   PLS Motorsport Center lock 16x7,5 front and 16x8 rear
                225/45R16 at front and 245/45R16 at rear
Steering:       Power assisted rack and pinion,
                Quickened, 2 times faster than stock
Weight:         2650lbs
Other features: FIA approved roll cage,
                6 FIA approved seats (5 passengers),
                6 point FIA safety harnesses,
                road legal

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Mar 6, 2009 6:43 a.m.
John Brown (Forum Supporter):
Needs more pixxors... NOW!
Mar 6, 2009 7:10 a.m.
Pics can be seen at: http://ratataksi.com/en_index4.html
Jul 5, 2009 8:18 p.m.
whoaa i want it! thats awesome!

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