1988 Volkswagen Cabriolet
Paint and exterior
Original paint on all metal parts. Bumpers, side skirts, and fender flares were resprayed after the original paint was destroyed removing a 3M wrap that was applied for a Road & Track feature.
Upholstery and interior
Power Recaro sport seats from a Mk2 Jetta GLI 16V, rear Cabriolet seats reupholstered in the same fabric. Leather 4-button steering wheel from a Scirocco 16V, original Mk1 GTI golf-ball shifter.
9A 2.0-liter block, PL 1.8-liter 16-valve head with KR 16-valve cams and intake manifold. Factory manifold and cat with Techtonics 2.25-inch cat-back exhaust.
Purchased this vehicle from its original owner, through a dealer, in 2009 with 95,394 miles on it.
Wheels and tires
14-inch Volkswagen "Silverstone" (Teardrop) wheels with 185/60-14.
Or 15-inch TSW Hockenheim wheels.
Koni adjustable shocks on full Scirocco 16V suspension; H&R Sport lowering springs front.
Factory Scirocco 16V 4-wheel discs