Phoenix Car Club

Phoenix Car Club

Costa Blanca (South) & Vega Baja

Mel

Mel
GP Beach Buggy (1979) Chassis (1954)

Buggy bought 1987 from previous owner, an Essex girl! Full body-off restoration over the next 2 years.
Multiple trophy winner at VW shows in UK & Holland over a 10 year period from 1990.
Mel started up the Southern Dune Buggy Club in 2001 and was chairman for 5 years. Claim to fame : the buggy appeared in Top Gear (1997). Car brought to Spain 2005.
GP short wheelbase body, 1954 VW chassis, constructed 1979. 1600cc twin port VW Beetle engine, 36mm Dell`orto carburetor, CNC front disc brakes, many chrome parts & other goodies!