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Find of the Day: 1984 Volkswagen Rabbit L

posted by on 15 October 2015 in Find Of the Day

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H2O has come and gone, and as much as it pains me to admit it, Daylight Savings Time is just weeks away.  For those among us with solid garage space and a decent amount of ambition, this means that it’s time to get cracking on those winter projects.  And today’s Find of the Day would […] More…

Find of the Day: 16 Valve Turbo Mk1 Volkswagen Golf

posted by on 23 September 2015 in Find Of the Day

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In the wake of the TDI fiasco, our normal laps around the web’s various marketplaces have become a bit more frequent.  Luckily for us, we were able to find a brief distraction from the 24 hour news cycle’s unrelenting coverage in this 1983 Rabbit track car. Coming in at just 2005lbs with a half take […] More…

Find of the Day: 1980 Volkswagen Golf

posted by on 28 August 2015 in Find Of the Day

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When it comes to building show cars, the Europeans are quite simply on a different level.  Posted recently to the ‘Burn the Mk1s’ group on Facebook, this Golf is a prime example of the level that some go to when assembling their perfect Mk1.  And that’s why it’s our Find of the Day.   This […] More…

Find of the Day: 1987 Volkswagen Scirocco 16V

posted by on 26 August 2015 in Find Of the Day

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Around these parts, most anything with a 16-valve Volkswagen engine is looked upon quite fondly.  Examples that are in near-perfect condition really make our ears perk up, and this 1987 Scirocco certainly has done just that.  Without question, this Scirocco deserves to be our Find of the Day. Traveling a verified 66,500mi since new, this Tornado Red 5-speed example […] More…

Find(s) of the Day: Three 2009 Volkswagen GTI Race Cars

posted by on 19 August 2015 in Find Of the Day

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Today’s Find of the Day is without a doubt the most ambitious undertaking of anything we’ve featured yet, spread across three completely custom built GTI race cars.  Starting as your average 2009 GTIs, these three were stripped, their motors fully built, the suspensions upgraded, and entered in Tire Rack’s One Lap of America where the […] More…

Find of the Day: 2012 Volkswagen Golf R

posted by on 18 August 2015 in Find Of the Day

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There may be more than a few very fast Golf Rs out there, but only one can be called the fastest.  Quicker than any other manual transmission R out there (including APR’s Max R), Scott Saxton’s Golf R has achieved 0-60 times in the very low 3 second range, and a best quarter mile time […] More…