For Sale: 1981 Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

1981 VW Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

This 1981 Volkswagen Caddy is for sale in Greer, Kansas for $8,000. The truck features a turbocharged VR6 engine sitting in the bed. The engine features rebuilt head, Bosch 440 cc injectors, Walbro 255 fuel pump, GIAC ECU, ARP head studs, and Turbonetics 38 mm wastegate. The owner estimates the engine makes 380 horsepower at 16 psi of boost. Other upgrades include Passat B3 suspension, Jetta Mk1 front end, G60 brakes, Cabriolet dash and door cards, and Recaro Trophy seats. Some issues with the vehicle include no heating system, body filler cracks, flaking paint, and no reverse lockout on shifter. For more photos and details please view the project’s build thread.

1981 VW Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

1981 VW Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

1981 VW Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

1981 VW Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

Source: Craigslist via Road&Track

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