SPECS
Horsepower
315 HP
Torque
330 LB-FT
Curb Weight
4191 LB
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Engine Size
3.0 L
Transmission Type
Automatic
MPG (City/Highway)
24 MPG
VEHICLE STORY

Tell us the story behind your ride. What made you pick this particular one? Where did you find it? My buddies tagged me in a Facebook post early this February and I had just sold my A4 and had the cash laying around and couldn't help myself but buy it. Rode an hour home from Elgin, IL in the Snow. Everything works great minus the E-brake it used to be owned by a woman for the past 25 years she then sold it to the guy I purchased it from who planned to LS swap it. It has some rust on rockers and rails but otherwise is in amazing shape.  Describe the modifications you've made. Where did you start,  what’s the most recent mod and what motivated it? The only thing I've done is swap the wheels off my 260z and change out the old rotted electronic fuel pump for an MSD unit. The car wasn't starting and the plugs, wires, and everything else seemed fine. So I figured it had to be a fueling issue. I do have to replace some more of the fuel lines because a few are rotting away. Of all the mods you’ve made, which do you think offers the biggest bang for the buck? Tires for sure. New tires are always a plus. How did you go about selecting the specific parts for this build? Any installation tips to share? I do what I want 🤣 but with old rusty cars be careful with hardware. A 20 minute project can easily change into a 4 hour ordeal due to bolts snapping and having to be drilled out. What are you planning next? I'm planning on refurbishing the brakes and then repairing the rust. I'd like to  throw some wider, lighter wheels on but money isn't available. What’s been the biggest challenge with this build? Deciding how I want the build to end up. It's hard to say if I want to swap a motor in and make it a 1200hp monster or make it a tasteful restomod on the brink between full restoration and a grand tourer.

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