Short DescriptionBuilt from a red 309 XL 1.3 as a road going replica of the 309 Turbo Cup race car from 1988 . Stripped to a bare shell , body restored then resprayed in Alpine white . Built back up with rebuilt modified GTI running gear .
Car Type / UsageRoad car
Engine & Gearbox1905 cc XU9JA fully rebuilt with new liners , 1.6 pistons , rings , big ends and mains , full gasket set , Piper 285 camshaft and vernier pulley , GTI-6 flywheel and pickup . Magnex stainless steel manifold and system with lambda probe fitted . Coil pack ignition and Omex ECU mapped on rolling road . BE3 gearbox cleaned painted and new yellow clutch arm bushes fitted .
Suspension & SteeringKW ST coilovers , rebuilt rear beam , lowered 60 mm all round .
BrakesNew discs and pads all round , refurbed calipers F and R , new handbrake cables , new brake pipes and hoses .
Wheels & TyresSpeedline SL434 in white with Michelin Pilot sport 195/50/15 tyres .
Bodywork & ExteriorSide trims removed , resprayed in white , new GRP Turbo Cup front bumper from France . Rubber GTI boot spoiler fitted . Full sticker kit applied .
Interior & ICEGoodwood black leather seats front and rear . GTI door cards .New Pioneer CD/radio head unit and 4 new Pioneer speakers .
Comments & PlansEntered the Pugfest 2017 Show and shine a few days after putting the car back together and won the Concours Modified class . Displayed the 309 on the PSCUK stand at the NEC classic car show in November 2017 .