Who remember these Mk 1 / Mk 2 tuning companies.... pre 1990

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  1. HPR

    HPR Administrator Admin

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    This list is about period correct companies / tuners / teams > upto ca 1990
    and meant as a reference to search extra info to new / existing treads


    Tuners motorsport / street

    VW Motorsport
    Nothelle
    Dennert
    Abt,
    Misczyk
    Spiess
    Muller
    Veytal
    Oscar PS > Oskar Berg
    Schrick
    HOR / HOER
    Graf
    Hartmann
    Kilian
    Iresa / Oettinger / Okrasa
    Cresson
    RAS Sport
    Gruwi ( Wilke > ex Muller )
    Zollner
    Konrad Schmidt > SMS
    GTI Engineering
    DR Tuning / Dhonth > Belgium
    Hohenester
    Bickel > Polo / Derby gr 2 / gr5
    Visconti > UK
    Sorg > polo > might be later in period ?
    Dubois > Belgium
    Thiebaut > Belgium ( rollcages )
    ROC > Annemasse France
    KWL
    WL
    Knobloch ( Polo ) Kassel, Germany
    GTI Engineering
    Autocaravan
    TSR - Tim Stiles Racing
    GMP
    Zollner
    Dupre
    Schroder
    Sorg





    Engines :

    Drake > USA
    Bertils > USA
    Zeitler > USA
    Oreste Berta > Argentina
    Judd / Engine devellopments / Brabham SV / F3 > UK
    Graf > 16V head >
    Heidegger
    Mader > now owned by Mecachrome
    Seymaz > F3
    Lehmann
    Mike Callaghan
    Dupre ( Klaus)
    Cosworth > SuperVee
    MTK / Kolb
    RAS
    Huricane racing engines
    Schrick
    Ahnendorp B.A.S ( now only aircooled engines )
    Ziegler





    and more street oriented tuning :

    Rinspeed
    Nordstadt
    Autotech > supercharger
    Ritter
    Sauer und Sohn
    Binder
    Mahag
    Callaway
    Sbarro
    Riechert
    Hinse
    Max Moritz


    Parts :

    Kamei
    Zender
    Koni
    Bilstein
    Sachs
    H&R springs
    Matter
    Heigo ( strut bars , roll cages )
     
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  2. erreesse New Member

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    Knoblauch polo
     
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  3. HPR

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    Thanks, Knobloch added to list
     
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  4. Terry47

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    Not sure if these fall within the time period or not;
    Tim Styles Racing & Autocaven
     
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    Yet another blast from the past was Richard Hulin. He was a specialist motor engineer based in Cirencester.
     
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    BR motorsport ?
     
  7. valvemiester

    valvemiester Paid Member Paid Member

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    What about C and R
    Stealth
    Dubwieser
    Dubsport
    or were they all post 90 my memory isn't as good as it used to be
     
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  9. HPR

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    Upto ca 1990 is maybe a bit to narrow, lets take upto ca 1997 / 1998 > Mk1, Mk2, Mk3 cars
    That allow above listed tuners in....
     
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    Used BRM (Brian Ricketts ) in the early 90s and when he was at GTI engineering,top bloke
     

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