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Volkswagen Golf (1) General Information

Note: This car has started life as a group2 car. Volkswagen wasn't very much into the project, but it was a famous car for privateers. Its career started slowly, but it was heavily in use when the new categories came into play. Therefore the MkI Golf (or Golf I as Volkswagen doesn't really use the Mark marks) was straight transferred from group2 into groupA. For more details and the datasheet, please look at the group2 version, there were no changes. OK, the engine displacement was increased from 1598cc to 1781cc, that however did not strictly coincide with the change to groupA. But as the road car gained 2BHP by this, in groupA it made hardly a noteworthy difference. In groupA only the GTI version competed, the homologation of the group2 diesel was not transferred.

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Volkswagen Golf (1) Evolutions

Model & Evo. (Activity)
Volkswagen Golf (1) GTI (82-0) 170/7000 200/6250 3723.1610.1410 865 (5.1) FWD (2400)

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Volkswagen Golf (1) Results

This is an unofficial Car Results list and may be incomplete.

Pos Event Driver Co-Driver # Rego hh:mm:ss
98th. 1992 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. Tuthill . UNKNOWN #166 [UNKNOWN] 0:00:00
26th. 1987 WRC Rallye Monte Carlo E. Mauffrey D. Grataloup #49 [UNKNOWN] 0:00:00
84th. 1984 WRC Rallye Monte Carlo P. Bugalski . UNKNOWN #192 [UNKNOWN] 0:00:00
9th. 1984 WRC Rallye Monte Carlo K. Grundel P. Diekmann #17 [UNKNOWN] 9:44:53
7th. 1984 WRC Rallye de Portugal K. Grundel P. Diekmann #17 [UNKNOWN] 8:39:00
13th. 1984 WRC Tour de Corse K. Grundel P. Diekmann #17 [UNKNOWN] 15:14:03
40th. 1983 WRC Rallye Monte Carlo J. Rouget . UNKNOWN #149 [UNKNOWN] 0:00:00
5th. 1983 WRC Swedish Rally K. Grundel R. Melleroth #11 [UNKNOWN] 4:38:33
8th. 1983 WRC Rally of Great Britain K. Grundel H. Michel #19 [UNKNOWN] 9:38:20

Volkswagen Golf (1) Retirements

This is an unofficial Car Model Retirements list and may be incomplete.

Pos Event Driver Co-Driver # Rego Reason
Ret. 1988 WRC Rally Argentina G. Trelles . UNKNOWN #7 [UNKNOWN] SS8 differential
Ret. 1984 WRC Acropolis Rally K. Grundel P. Diekmann #23 [UNKNOWN] SS14 gearbox
Ret. 1984 WRC Swedish Rally K. Grundel P. Diekmann #8 [UNKNOWN] SS10 engine
Ret. 1983 WRC Tour de Corse P. Lartigue . UNKNOWN #130 [UNKNOWN] SS99 ?