Race & Rally Parts
1989 Mk2 VW Golf G60 Rallye GrpA original rally car
This is an original rallye car built in 1989 for Swedish rally legend Erik Eken Johansson, using all VW motorsport parts.
It was used in Sweden and in Europe to contest many WRC events. Then later in its life was used by Swedish driver Mikael Gustafsson to contend Swedish national events. There is a good detailed provenance of its history.
in 2017 a bare shell restoration was started. The shell was striped and carefully restored, only replacing parts that were beyond repair, ensuring that the original patina was kept. The Proflex suspension was renewed by Proflex UK, The engine had a complete rebuild, the VW motorsport gearbox and rear diff were completely rebuilt by gearbox specialist KN transmissions. A completely New motorsport wiring loom was built, all new fuel lines and fittings , new seats, harnesses, and most other parts to numerous to mention are all new and documented. it Must be viewed to appreciate the work thats gone into this car.
In 2018 it contended a few UK events to shakedown the new build. it was invited to Goodwood festival of speed, Shelsley Walsh , and a couple of slowly sideways events to mention a few. where it behaved impeccably.
It comes with an impressive spares package, to include, 20 wheels and tyres , mainly new.
The registration OPR500 is its original Swedish reg number, its not uk reg at the moment. But has all the correct paperwork to do so, if required.
It does have a UK MSA Rally log book
This is a very special, rare car that will get invites to all the major classic events.
Serious enquires only....
Please call Andy-- 07918557404 for any further info required.