MW Performance are privileged to offer this unique opportunity to purchase an extremely rare Vauxhall Astra Coupe Turbo 888 Edition Prototype!, Build number 96 out of 100 ever built. The original owner of the vehicle was actually a Triple Eight Engineer employee, as such this car is quite special for a few further reasons,All the Triple Eight Engineering sign off and checklist forms were filed upon completion, and a customer would never received copies with the vehicle….. This vehicle has its Triple Eight Engineering forms !! Also, it is not commonly known but Vauxhall had intended to supply the 888 models with an upgraded exhaust and ECU map to give better performance over the standard coupe turbo, However opel put a stop to this it is believed. Triple Eight Engineering had developed an ECU and echaust system, our vehcile actually has the prototype exhaust sysytem fitted, and the Triple Eight Enginnering ECU map! A little into the background of the 888. Released to celebrate Vauxhall’s 2001 BTCC success. The Astra Coupé 888 has been developed by Triple Eight Race Engineering, Vauxhall’s works team in partnership with leading automotive performance specialists Building on the impressive Turbo Edition the 888 has a host of individual features including a dynamic body kit, sporting interior and race-proven chassis modifications, making this limited edition model, one that won’t hang about. specification as follows:-
* An Astonishing 7700 Miles From New..
* Private Plate T888 BTC (British Touring Cars)
* No 96 out of 100 ever Built.
* Prototype Stainless Steel Exhaust.
* Bespoke 888 ECU Map.
* Original Bill Of Sale.
* Immaculate Europa Blue Paintwork.
* O.Z. Racing 8 x 17 Alloy Wheels.
• Eibach Springs and Dampers.
• Lowered Front and Rear Suspension.
• Anti-lock Braking (ABS).
• ETC-Plus Traction Control.
• Electronic Stability Programme (ESP).
• ‘888’ Body Styling Kit.
• Sparco Sports Front Seats (No Wear).
• ‘Quickshift’ Reduced-Travel Gear Lever.
• ‘888’ Alloy Gear knob and Handbrake Lever.
• ‘888’ Alloy Foot Pedals and Footrest.
• Three-Spoke Sports Steering Wheel Trimmed in Leather and Blue Alcantara.
• Remote Control Security Alarm.
• Electronic Engine Immobiliser.
• CCR 600 Stereo Radio/Cassette Player.
• Four-disc CD Autochanger in Glovebox.
• Steering Wheel Mounted Audio Controls.
To summarise this is a fantastic opportunity to acquire a piece of Vauxhall history. With so little numbers produced, we believe these two we have are the only ones available for sale in the UK right now be sure to be quick with this one as these cars are still soaring in price. P/X Considered & Finance Available. MW PERFORMANCE LTD – 01244 671111 – 07469 878857
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