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Engine swap possiblities
In message <961210161104_102036.2004_BHC127-1@CompuServe.COM> Stephen Jacobs writes:
> I have come across an 1991 Quattro Coupe sans engine, the price was right so
> I bought it.
An ur-quattro body, or the rounded rump variety? Care to post the VIN?
> So since I don't have any engine currently I am open to reasonable suggestions.
> I am thinking a Audi I5 engine or I5 Turbo, or a VW G60 or VR6. Since I can
> already located a VR6 engine is it the best swap, or does it even go togther?
> Of course the best engine would be the original, but I don't even no what that
> was. Looking for a little insight, please enlighten me.
If it's an ur-quattro body, the original engine was a 20V RR.
> Also did Audi make a Turbo Coupe in 91? And if so was it brought into this
Yes. No. Depending, of course, on which country "this" is - your CompuServe ID
> And I would also like info on what to expect as far as problem areas
> for the car? Is there a FAQ about the coupes or Quattros anywhere on the Net?
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club