Watergrasshill, Cork, Ireland


Mk1 Volkswagen / Caddy

Ronan Hickey

1983 golf gti

Exterior: swartz black, with full hand cut livery of Richard Lloyd’s gti touring car. Foha front splitter, dark top rear lights

Wheels suspension : zender turbo 2s with Goodyear Eagle f1 tyres in 195/45/15
Bc racing coilovers and weichers strut bracing all round. G60 front brakes, mk4 gti rear brakes

Interior: momo team steering wheel, recaro spg seats, drivers is kevlar and wrap around, Cae ultra shifter, weichers 6point roll cage

Engine,: G60 8v from a corrado. Stage 5 charger, 4 branch s/s exhaust manifold. Mounted to a 2.5″ jetex s/s exhausted. Schrich cam, Schrich cam cover and sump. All stainless Steel charge piping made by myself.
02a gearbox, quaife diff.

The car was restored from being used as a dog house in a woman’s garden. There is still scratches on the I sade driver and passenger door glass from the German Shepard who used to call this car home

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Stan Wohlfarth
April 26, 2020 9:38 am

Saved from a life as a doghouse. Awesome!

Patrick Holden
Patrick Holden
April 26, 2020 9:49 am

Great save. Looks really awesome.

April 26, 2020 12:02 pm

Any idea on wheel power?

April 26, 2020 12:14 pm


Lee Maxwell
Lee Maxwell
April 26, 2020 1:08 pm

Gotta say I preferred this to the Mk2… :S controversial…..
Loved how it was plain black and it was still cool but not as many people gave it a second glance, unless you knew some of the things to look for. Then when you added the graphics it went to another level!

April 26, 2020 1:29 pm

Irish power 😘