Home / Blog / The Oldschool Volkswagon

The Oldschool Volkswagon

Name: Ian Phillips

Location: New Smyrna Beach, FL

Make: Volkswagen
Model: Rabbit
Year: 1980

mk1-16

mk1-15

mk1-14

Why or when do you find yourself drivingslow?
When I’m trying to get 50+ mpg!

What do you prefer function or form?
Depends on the car!

mk1-11

mk1-10

mk1-9

mk1-3

mk1-4

mk1-5

Engine:
Vw 1z 1.9tdi

Interior:
Restored as close to stock as possible, with a Nardi wheel.

Suspension:
Racelands

Wheels:
Copper plated BBS RS001/070

mk1-6

mk1-7

mk1-8

mk1-1

Future Plans:
Depending if I keep it for long bags, roll bar, cae shifter.