A unique example of a fully restored high performance Golf GTI in outstanding condition and maintained to the highest standards. With full restoration history and documentation. 130,000 Miles. A real head turner and a conversation starter wherever we go. It still drives brilliantly - owned and refurbished between 2008 and 2012. Significant upgrades from the original trim levels to give perfect Golf GTI reliability and performance fit for the 2020’s. Family commitments forcing a reluctant sale
Fitted with TSR Engineering Brands Hatch 2.0L 8V Engine – 138 BHP on rolling road test. Mk2mania Easysteer electric power steering fitted by Leon Birchall – adjustable and makes a real difference for parking. KW Engineering suspension dampers, springs & engine bay strut brace fitted to give stiffened and 40mm lowered suspension. Stainless Steel Exhaust and the iconic BBS Alloy Wheels also fitted.
The bodyshell and doors were given a full dismantle and respray in Aston Martin Tungsten by classicandcustomworks uk. The Interior has been re-trimmed with Bridge of Weir Inglestone Butterscotch Hides covering the Door Trims plus Front and Rear Seats. New carpet, soundproofing and headlining has also been fitted.
Blaupunkt Original Stereo is fitted (non working) with connection for personal sound systems to an integrated Amplifier/ Speaker System in the boot and front drivers/passengers doors. (Pioneer stereo and hands-free comes with the vehicle but no longer fitted – spoiled the look!). Centre cassette console fitted with all trim details in place including the Golf-styled gear lever knob.
The original OEM roof bars are included with the car if required plus some replacement spare trim parts ( GTI Radiator Grille, Rear Light Cluster & Mud Flaps)
As featured in “A day in the life of a flatwater kayak athlete”