The Network showed a fully restored 40-year-old Volkswagen Golf GTI

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The Network showed a fully restored 40-year-old Volkswagen Golf GTI

The restoration Volkswagen Golf GTI 1983 production year, your first car, owner Derek Spratt of the needed 12 thousand and $ 140 thousand.

Spratt bought my Golf when he was 21 years during College. In 2011, 50 years of age he decided to pay tribute to own his car, he found the same model of Golf the same year and purchased it under restoration.

Full recovery took 7 years or 12 thousand hours. Spratt was restored or replaced almost every element on a new car. So, Golf has got heated seats, power Windows and a digital “tidy”. Under the hood, the place of the factory engine capacity of 90 HP took a more powerful engine capacity of 220 HP

After the man has completed the repair, he drove on the highway, and then suddenly decided to sell the car. While he did this with one condition – the couple who bought the Golf, will allow Spratt from time to time to visit and even drive a car or to take it for repair.

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But Spratt has already set himself a new goal: he intends to make the electrification of the Volkswagen Beetle 1961 release.

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