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Coolest VW in the WORLD, and I SAW IT!
In message <E0AABD132B79D011B7CE00A0C90815E9209391@watson.headquarters.brls.com> Mark Nelson writes:
> People have been doing Porsche flat-six transplants into VW vans/busses
> for the longest time. My dad had a couple of vans that he had put 2.7L
> 911S motors into quite sometime back. Shocks the hell out of people
> going up long steep grades, when a VW bus goes blasting past =).
The humble VW bus is a tried and proven test vehicle for Porsche. They used to
be a common sight on the Autobahn between Stuttgart and Heilbronn - a VW bus
hurtling along at highly improbable speeds with hald a dozen white-coated
technicians working feverishly in the back.
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club