1990 Volkswagen Golf GTI MK 2 8v

Lot: 859

Sold for (£): 15,840
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1990 Volkswagen Golf GTi MK2 manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 129 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A remarkable Mk 2 with just 23,750 miles and a great history...

  • Superb Mk2 GTI 8v in Calypso Green over a Grey check interior and 14" Teardrop alloys
  • Full book pack, all manuals, two keys, original keyrings, window sticker and tax disc holder
  • 25 stamped services in 23,000 miles, mostly VW, huge history folder full of old MoTs, bills and receipts for service work.
  • Bespoke Hamilton Classics indoor car cover. MoT valid until November 2019, (no advisories) 
  • With the Mk.1 GTI becoming scarce, the market is now focussed on clean, low mileage Mk.2s  

Lot Details

Registration: G436 EPL RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1990 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: Volkswagen Odometer reading (miles): 23750
Model: Golf GTi MK2 MOT expiry: 2019-11-02
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: WVWZZZ1GZLW325469

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 129 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Pristine and excellent original condition - some tiny stone chips to front bonnet and a tiny pinhole dent to rear tailgate, otherwise completely as new and factory original.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


As good as the day it left the VW factory - completely pristine and unmarked - no damage or cracks to fascia / dashboard - zero wear to seat bolsters / door cards / steering wheel / parcel shelf / carpets - original rubber VW mats still present - utterly pristine.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Factory standard 1.8cc 8v engine - very clean engine bay, all standard, no modifications, all visible engine bay paintwork clean and immaculate - engine starts instantly hot and cold, runs incredibly smooth and quiet, no knocks or unusual noises, pulls strongly and brakes straight and true - mechanically perfect, commensurate with 23,000 mileage.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Perfect, smooth changes and clutch strong, absolutely no known faults.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


As above, no known faults, no knocks or bangs underneath, matching Continental tyres more or less as new - 14 inch factory option 'teardrop' alloys in pristine and unmarked condition.


Minor: Major:


Perfect, no known faults, everything works, new Bosch battery just fitted.

Vehicle History


Full book pack present with all manuals, two keys, original VW dealer keyrings, window sticker and tax disc holder still present - 25 stamp service book, 25 services in 23,000 miles, mostly VW, huge history folder full of old MOT's, bills and receipts for service work completed.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history