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RE: VW Micro Bus

To: "Chris King" <cbking@alum.rpi.edu>, <gmari@optonline.net>, <spridgets@autox.team.net>
Subject: RE: VW Micro Bus
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2004 16:28:27 +0100
I once assisted in mating a 'breathed on' MGB engine to a VW Microbus
gearbox for a mid engined single seat circuit racing toy.
Beware - they can be mounted upside down - don't ask!

Guy R Day

-----Original Message-----
From owner-spridgets at autox.team.net
[mailto:owner-spridgets@autox.team.net]On Behalf Of Chris King
Sent: 23 August 2004 14:58
To: gmari@optonline.net; spridgets@autox.team.net
Subject: Re: VW Micro Bus

Not to give your son any ideas, but...

I did see in an issue of VW world someone who transplanted a Porche 911
flat six into a microbus. Made quite an interesting custom.


<-----Original Message----->
From George Marinos
Sent: 8/23/2004 6:44:30 AM
>To: spridgets@autox.team.net
>Subject: Re: VW Micro Bus
>Not sure what to make of it, but #1 son (age 17) just bought himself a
>VW Micro Bus... "with shovels and rakes & implements of distruction."
>actually in really good unrusted shape. This is the only vehicle I have
>ever driven that has less power than my 948 Sprite. We'll see how much
>likes it once winter hits. Like the Sprite, theres little to no heat.
>George Marinos
>Glen Rock, NJ


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