Lot 226 - 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 16V (2.0 litre)
|Odometer reading||88,563 miles|
|Result||Sold - £2,830|
The Volkswagen Corrado is a sporty compact car built at the Karmann factory in Osnabrück, Germany. It was designed by Herbert Schäfer and was manufactured between September 1988 and July 1995. Originally conceived as a possible successor to the Porsche 944, the Corrado has 2+2 seating layout with the car's floorpan based on the A2 platform. The Corrado is recognisable by its wedge profile, flush mounted windows and active rear spoiler that raises automatically when the car exceeds 50mph and automatically retracts at speeds below 15mph, it can be manually controlled from a switch in the cockpit. All Corrados were front-wheel drive and featured various petrol engines variants.Auto Expressmagazine describe it as 'as one of VW's best-ever drivers' cars.
This Volkswagen was originally registered on 29th March 1994 and presents in good, all round condition particularly taking into account this model is now 24 years old. Showing no signs of corrosion, the bodywork is virtually unmarked and the interior trim is both clean and tidy. We are advised by the vendor that L61 TPT drives well and with no known faults. Supplied with a V5C registration document and a full one year MoT test certificate, this Volkswagen Corrado is offered without reserve.
Previous lotLot 225 - 1996 Nissan Skyline R33 GT-R V-Spec N1
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