This mark 1 Golf GTI was first raced in 1981.
After a break of many years, it has now been fully restored and the original owners have acquired the car and are now racing again.
If you watch the video clip, you will Tom Shephard owner of GTS Motorsport, testing this classic around Silverstone
Further improvements to the car will be made in 2017....so watch this space.....!!!
The photograph of the three wise men are in fact Tom Shephard, original owner John Morris and his son Jim, being the new owner and driver.
Click the image to watch the video in a new window via You Tube