500bhp AWD Syncro Volkswagen Golf Mk2

500bhp AWD Syncro Volkswagen Golf Mk2

 Patience goes a long way when you’re turning factory engineering on its head – especially if, like Stephen Hunt, bad luck has a habit of getting in the way. Words: Alex Grant. Photos: Matt Woods.

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Tuned 3.2-litre engined 255bhp Volkswagen Golf Commercial Mk2

Tuned 3.2-litre engined 255bhp Volkswagen Golf Commercial Mk2

When Gordon Higgins got chatting with William Skelton of Dubnutz about creating something trick for his Volkswagen Golf Mk2 project the two ended up hatching quite the plan! Words: Si McNally. Photos: Ade Brannen.

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Track-ready 450bhp S3-powered VW Golf Mk1 1.8T 20V

Track-ready 450bhp S3-powered VW Golf Mk1 1.8T 20V

So far as race-spec Mk1s go John Rawsthorpe’s S3-powered example is as trick as they come! Words & photos: Jon Cass.

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Ultimate Volkswagen Golf 1.8T Mk4

Ultimate Volkswagen Golf 1.8T Mk4

Ultimate Mk4 1.8T. Just when you thought you'd seen everything done to a Mk4 Golf. Think again, yeah!   Neil Chapman took some drastic measures to breathe new life into his former daily drive, but since when have the best builds ever taken the easy route? Words: Alex Grant. Photos: Si Gray.

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APR's TCR-inspired unrestricted 536bhp AWD street-legal race car Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 Typ-5G

APR's TCR-inspired unrestricted 536bhp AWD street-legal race car Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 Typ-5G

APR's TCR-inspired unrestricted 536bhp AWD street-legal race car that you can order and own today! APR SEMA Mk7 APR’s show-stopping Golf R might look like it’s fresh off the TCR series grid but, without the limits of FIA regulation, it’s a road-legal machine that can run rings around the thoroughbred touring cars that inspired it. Words: Alex Grant Photos: APR.

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240bhp 1.8T 20vT-engined Volkswagen Golf Mk2

240bhp 1.8T 20vT-engined Volkswagen Golf Mk2

Chris Keeton bagged Best Mk2 at Edition 38 earlier in the year, so we decided it was about time we put his car in the studio and took a closer look for ourselves. Enjoy! Words: Tony Saggu. Photos: Si Gray.

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US-spec marvel - 2.8-litre VR6-engined Volkswagen Golf Mk2

US-spec marvel - 2.8-litre VR6-engined Volkswagen Golf Mk2

Hungary as a country doesn’t produce a whole load of feature car material, but when they do pop up they’re usually pretty special… like Gábor Végh’s US-spec marvel! Words: Elliott Roberts Photos: Viktor Benyi.

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