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VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS

Engine
2.3L VW engine
Transmission
Manual
Layout
Rear engine, rear wheel drive
Power Output
Unknown
Fuel type
Petrol
Exterior Color
Sky Blue
Interior Color
Black interior with Alcantara inserts
No of doors
2

 

Highlights:

  • 1500km since restoration.
  • Full body refurbishment and respray.
  • New front and rear screen.
  • New body rubber set.
  • All gauges rebuilt.
  • Dual circuit braking system.
  • EMPI front disks.
  • Upgraded front and rear torsion bars.
  • Rims refurbished.
  • New tyres.
  • Period Pioneer radio with cassette player.

Engine specs:

Fully rebuilt and balanced by Dave Ingle with high performance parts.
84mm stroker crank.
Chrome moly connecting rods.
Light weight cam followers.
94mm pistons.
New Weber 44 carburetors.
High output oil pump.
Lightened flywheel.
Racing clutch.

The Puma:

Puma was a company in Brazil that produced Volkswagen based sportscars due to the strict Brazilian regulations banning imports. Approximately 20 000 Pumas were produced with 357 examples produced under license in South Africa.
This is a high-quality South African example, production number 231, was produced by Bromer Motor Assemblies in Durban in 1975 and has recently been restored by a marque expert.