Puma GTE by Nelson Piquet 1989

Discussion in 'Cars' started by Boxer16Turbo, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. Boxer16Turbo

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    Hi guys forgive me for the bad english
    This is Puma GTE , a Brazilian Sports car made under Vw's beetle Chassis and belongs a F1 Champion Nelson Piquet
    its engine was replaced by BMW M42 turbo with +-600 hp and less than 900 kg

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  2. TenEightyOne

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    I'm pretty sure the chassis is VW Type 3 (Kharmann Ghia et al) rather than VW Type 1?
     
  3. JKgo

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    ...Hmm, that thread title needs a bit of re-jig. Interesting car nonetheless.

    @TenEightyOne Oh hang on, what you doing here, dude? Are you lost? :lol:
     
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  4. Famine

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  5. TenEightyOne

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    OP invoked the early Type numbers and called my OCD :D
     
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  6. Famine

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    Still need a year for this...
     
  7. TenEightyOne

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    OP should have more info... but I think it's a 1973.
     
  8. JR98

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    That front end looks a lot like a 240Z
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  9. Famine

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    The year goes at the end...
     
  10. Boxer16Turbo

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    Sorry for The mistakes

    This model is 89, is The final version of the puma gte series called AM3
     
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  11. The87Dodge

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    Looks a little dated for 1989.