1982 Audi Quattro turbo found in barn after almost 30 years

1982 Audi Quattro turbo found in barn after almost 30 years


We have seen examples like Lamborghini Espada, BMW 3 Series and not even one Chevrolet Camaro found after spending many years in garages, workshops and warehouses. And now it was a’s turn Audi Quattro Turbo 1982, found after some 30 years abandoned in a barn in Scotland. The sports car, which was not in the best condition, was auctioned on June 14 this year for 20,250 pounds – about R$ 125,000 at current prices.

Audi appeared first on Late Show Brake, a YouTube channel that seeks to uncover the secrets of abandoned cars. For video, model – which had been parked since 1994 unused, rusted and without running the engine. Therefore, whoever bought it will have to make a big investment to get it back on the street. After all, with many foci of rust, there is also a large rust.

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However, despite its damaged condition, the Quattro Turbo is rare. It first appeared at the Geneva Motor Show in 1980, and only 70 examples were made for the English market. Looking closely, it is possible to see that the sports car registered a mileage of 93,475 kilometers – that is, it was used a lot by the previous owner.



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In white bodywork, the Audo Quattro Turbo 1982 has original Fuchs alloy wheels. According to information, the model uses a replacement kit of unknown origin. But, despite not being original, it is from the time of manufacture. Another part that was also changed is the trunk, which has more room, but the jack and the identification sticker help to identify the date of manufacture.

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On the other hand, the interior does not show serious damage, only the passage of time. Since it sat out of the sun, the dashboard and seats are in good condition. However, there are some signs of wear on the steering wheel and gearbox. As for the look, this Audi is a perfect representation of the 80s. It has velvet upholstery on the doors and seats, and fabric in shades of green and brown. In the cabin, the only thing missing is the radio, which was probably removed a long time ago.

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Engine 2.2

The Audi Quattro comes with a 2.2 turbo five-cylinder engine. One of the versions of this car had close to 300 horses around the 80s. Also, due to its high power, along with its 4×4 traction, the sports car was the star of several meetings in England..

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