VW Golf GTi MK I
February's Car of the Month- A Mark 1 Golf GTi 1983 1800 5 speed from member Michael Ayling. The car has been owned for 25 years, last used daily in 1999 then stored for nearly 15 years. After it was taken out of storage, a gentle restoration was carried out, mainly to the underside. The car has original paintwork and panels. Underside has been re-undersealed, brake pipes and fuel lines replaced, new suspension
bushes and shock absorbers were fitted and a comprehensive service carried out. The car now has classic insurance and is used for various shows in the
classic season. It's well-received at shows as many people can relate to owning or seeing such cars in the late 70s to early 80s.