yeah if you want a cheap rocket that still looks good. go for an MKII (second generation 80's-'92) VW. Go 16V. A 16V GTI would be a good place to start. I have a 16V MKII GTI and it rapes just about anything I want it to, plus it looks good and is cheap to do.
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