1996 | Volkswagen Golf III 1.9 TDI
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Make Volkswagen Model Golf Model name Golf III 1.9 TDI Series Typ 330 Year of manufacture 1996 Matching numbers Yes Body style Saloon Body detail Racing car Power (kw/hp) 154/210 (Factory: 90 hp) Cubic capacity (ccm) 1,896 Cylinders 4 Steering Left (LHD) Transmission Semi-Automatic Gears 6 Drive Front Front Brake Disc Rear Brake Drum Fuel Diesel Exterior colour Grey Interior colour Black Interior material Others
At the end of the 90s, the Volkswagen racing department, called VW Motorsport, decided to prepare the 1900 four-cylinder diesel engine and participate
endurance races, in order to start a project that would then have been effectively continued by Audi Motorsport.
The turbine was increased bringing the engine to develop 210 horsepower, a 6-speed sequential gearbox was installed, a braking system composed of 378 mm self-ventilated discs with 6-piston Alcon calipers and a 100-liter tank installed
The cars were deployed in the most important endurance competitions such as the 24 hours of Spa, the 24 hours of Nurburing and the 6 hours of Vallelunga.
At the wheel, drivers of the caliber of Raimund Baumschalger, Jean-Francois Henroulle, Jorg Seidel, Tamara Vidali, Ch. Aberdein, Jose Close, Yvan Muller, Walter Santus, Bas Leinders, Brand Jones and Dindo Capello followed one another. which Audi Motor Sport continues the development of diesel fuel.
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Condition & Registration
Engine (Seller assessment): 5 of 5 Technique (Seller assessment): 5 of 5 Paint (Seller assessment): 5 of 5 Interior (Seller assessment): 5 of 5 Registered Ready to drive Vehicle-ID: 201356
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