Auction: Renault 5 Turbo (1980)

A rare Renault 5 Turbo Series 1 is going under the hammer at RM Sotheby's Villa Erba auction (Lake Como, Italy) on the 25th of May, with an estimated value somewhere between €100,000-130,000 (AU$ 160,490-208,637).The car was built in 1980 and is considered to be one of the best examples of the Series 1 models in existence, of which fewer than 600 were produced according to RM Sotheby's. As you can see from ...

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Satty –
VW Golf II Rallye G60

Owner: Satty Car: VW Golf II Rallye G60 Instagram: @m.r.b.l.u.e City: - Country: United Kingdom Golf Rallye G60. 1 of 5000 hand built for homologation.Syncro (4 wheel drive) and supercharged 1.8 litre which produced 160bhp from the factory and boost is instant.Engines were a 1H 1763cc with bigger cylinder head bolts compared to the regular G60 PG 1781c engine found in the Corrado and Golf G60's.This one is closer to the 200bhp with light cylinder head ...

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Peugeot apprentices build a unique 205 GTi

A special version of a restored Peugeot 205 GTi fitted with the 405 Mii6 engine was built as part of the Peugeot Technician Apprenticeships Programme in the UK.The 1.9 liter liter engine (XU9J4) produces 160hp / 119 kw and was used by Peugeot as the basis for the 206 WRC engine. In comparison, the unit in the regular Peugeot 205 GTi 1.9 produced 122 hp / 90 kw.Besides installing the new engine, the apprentices modified ...

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