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It was billed as the first “fun car” from Volkswagen for the younger generation: The Scirocco desert wind conquered the hearts of fans in the early 1970s with a combination of Italian design and a completely novel technical concept. Amongst its fans was German rock star Udo Lindenberg.

Scirocco (1974)
Starting in 1974: The Scirocco gets into the market for coupes.
70 hp, a four-gear manual gearbox BUT: "Vipergreen Metallic": Scirocco GTS from 1978
The "Nordstadt Sciwago", a station wagon, based on the Scirocco MK 1
The mighty Scirocco with two engines.
A convertible based on the legendary Corrado.
The first season of the Volkswagen Junior Cup was racing modified Scirocco MK 1.
A true "Sci-Rocker": Guest starter Udo Lindenberg (right) with instructor Willi Bergmeister at the race on the German island Sylt in 1976.
Sought after collectors item: Scirocco MK II „White Cat“
Scirocco MK II, a t-top prototype. 1982
Corrado Roadster – one of two ever built.
Scirocco MK II: A police man's dream car.
A "one-off" from R/D: The Scirocco "AirMotion", with moveable spoilers.

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