30,000 miles on clock and 3 past owners
20th March 2014, 10:55 PM
I'm Jake, 18 years old and I bought this as my first car on December the 9th 2013. It's a mars red 1.1 1982 mk1 golf C, with only 30,000 on the clock! I bought it from someone who intended to fix it up like I'm doing but didn't...
I've recently become the owner of a 56 Beetle that was sonewhat of a 'barn find.' I'd like to keep it as original and 'worn' as possible whilst getting it safely back on the road.
The engine appears to be the original 30hp unit which turns easily by hand and on the starter. It has had...
Well, Garage find. But Barn find sounds better.
1962 Beetle. RHD, purchased in Belguim and brought to the UK in '63 ... 70,000 kms (43500 miles), one owner from new, last taxed 1980.
Dug this out of a Garage in Surrey yesterday.
No it is NOT for sale.
The engine is siezed and the car is...
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Probably a repost but how lucky does one get?
Like shite i'd sell it,id restore it and enjoy it first! The e-type and the aston would easily raise the cash for the resto. Although i'd be hard pushed to get rid of them as well!:eek:
An old friend of my dads died about 10 years back.
my Pops was telling me that he used to have a split crewcab from new, so we popped round to ask his kids whether he still had it and found this in the garage! no splitty though :(
no idea of model can any body shed some light :D
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This is Henry, He has been in a Barn in Southern Ireland since 1971... He was parked up after he was "borrowed" by a local lad that the owners didnt like... and so when he came back, they didnt want to drive him again! :eek:
The car sat in this barn for 36 years! Stuff was piled up round him...