Samba hasn’t worked out then?
“13. Is that an Escort?”
Small, cheap VW pickup? Do I have the vehicle for you! Even available with a diesel (Just don’t ask about the 0-60 time)
Any of the major brands will be a reasonable experience. Just avoid the smaller more dodgy brands who have the super cheap headline prices, but make it up in ‘Damage’ fees.
Quite a lot of them made it to Europe in LHD form.
Ah, that would do it. May the fun continue!
Gets my vote for the Luminous Green Estafette.
Super FDM yo!
Is there some reason for the LHD? They were building them in RHD for other markets.
Thanks to this I found the v-max of a well loaded Renault Trafic is an astounding 98MPH. Woooooo.
There’s a few local roads that could pass as gravel stage. The downside is the potholes...
I paid £475 for it, it’s not a good example. Decent ones are about £1500 for the early ones, with the later models about twice that.
If the auto shifter is that half arsed, what about the rest of it?
My Aunt had a MK2 GTI in the early 90s. My only memory of it was being ferried to A&E in it after playing with scissors.
Just get yourself to Brittany,they’d probably be happy to let you have one. Might be a bit damp.
Every time I’ve done them (twice), they either snap or the heads are too rusty to get enough grip on.
Those heat shield bolts won’t want to come out.
It would be useful for some of the jobs I’ve done.