By Not sure how retro this is now but as its knocking on 17 years old Ill go with it being semi-retro. Lupo 1.8 20vt conversion front mount cooler, Bailey dump valve, first start up. Yeah seen that build thread before must handle like a pig though... Will be watching this, have a knackered Lupo TDI daily and an Audi TT 225- could combine the two! Quote. Any fibre glass parts available for saving weight? Fits quite nicely, the time to start stripping it should be in the next week. Content Count 33 Joined January 4, 2008; Last visited March 31, 2018; Community Reputation 1 Neutral. Discussion. That's great! Interesting idea. Baz5392. These are great fun cars. Club Polo and the Club Polo website are in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Volkswagen AG or any of it's worldwide subsidiaries or associates. 260bhp must be crazy in a lupo, hi yeah mine is runnin k04 turbo every thing off a 225 tt includin mapped tt ecu cheers mate. VW Lupo 1.8 20VT Engine Conversion, Customer Vehicle Specs Select Arabic Bulgarian Catalan Chinese (Simplified) Chinese (Traditional) Croatian Czech Danish Dutch Filipino Finnish French German Greek Hebrew Hindi Indonesian Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Norwegian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Spanish Swedish Ukrainian Vietnamese LUPO GTI 20VT Members. Also would you also look into the brakes, are the GTi the same or uprated? thats amazing, how long roughly did it take you? Went to GTI Fest yesterday car did 12.6 @119mph it would have done a bit better as the car Occurred a miss fire on the way down when the engine was under load, Not wrote on here for a while went to gti festival yesterday at Santa pod not many lupo's there had a good day best time yesterday was 12.8@115, Mine has an out put for the tacho an I no which wire it is on the clocks but on the original diagrams the wire leavin the standard ecu that goes 2 the clocks tees off to the canbus an I think this is y it doesn't work i have a set of 1litre clocks plug them in an they work fine this is y I think it's controled thru canbus an was wonderin if any1 had come across it can't leave the 1litre clocks don't look as good as the gti, I was running Audi TT managment with out the lupo 1 at al an everything worked as it shud I just cross referenced the wires now I've gone 4 a bigger turbo an removed the ecu an fitted a standalone car is up an runnin I've got everything to work apart from my rev counter I'm thinkin it's controled thru the canbus system an if so was wonderin if any1 cud help round this prob any help appreciated cheers James, Hi just wanting to no if any1 on here is runnin a fully standalone managment on a Lupo gti after a bit of help thanks, wel im not sure if it wil be fitted for the next pod ive got everything thats needed just the remap which arnt cheap is yours 5 speed or 6 traction on the lupo is very good really considerin ive not tried it with any good tyres always cheap ones an still does 0-60 in 5 seconds, hey up tigz yeah saw the video mate u mite have more of a chance this time wi ur polo then wot colour is it there was a black 1 at pod last time we wa there the guys name was ash did you see him or is that the 1, wel just a quick update the car is still runnin 100% an has done over 10,000 miles since last year an yesterday i bought my new turbo kit its a jabba sport ihi vf34 an wen its mapped the car wil be between 330 an 350 bhp jst a few pics, hi thanks for the replys an comments just a couple of pics with the engine cover on an we have made the inlet pipe on the right now from stainless an polished it cheers, hi all quick update went drag racein again on sunday at york raceway ive now had a new exhaust system made two an half inch bore front to back and its improved the car mid range an top end the car ran 5 runs all doin the quarter the same in 13.5 @108mph an 0-60 in 5.2 ad 5 races an didnt loose any raced against 2 skylines a focus rs a mazda rx7 an a toyota supra hopin the weather is good for this weekend so i can go to the vw event at pod an run the car there, weather put me off 2nd time this year ive got car ready got ready on sat an also at easter weather wa mint last year al the vw events i went to neva mind il just av to wait till the end of august, hi is there any way of knowin wot off set ats cups r if the owner doesnt or will it matter if i get et20 or et28 any help appreciated cheers, cheers was expectin mid to low 14s its only got cheap front tyres on the front was still breakin traction in 3rd an the track was bone dry an still runnin the standard lupo back box there was a lot of people interested an lookin at the car an askin questions that was strait after my 1st run wen i went against a skyline coz i entered my self in2 the wrong class but the lupo left it for dead start to finish beat it by a full second 13.8 @103 loads of people sayin they saw lupo at side of the skyline an thought was an easy win 4 the skyline bet he thought the same ha. Anyone want an interior or a 1.0 engine? 08:30-18:00 Mon to Fri09:00-13:00 Sat, Engine: APPROX 230BHP @ 17 PSIJBS 1.8 20V Turbo Engine Conversion Custom-Code Phase 2JBS Developed Front Mounted Intercooler Custom-Code 007P Diverter ValveJBS Custom Downpipe Ram Air Induction Kit Jetex Cat Back, Transmission02J Gear Box Conversion Peloquin ATB Differential, SuspensionBilstein Sport Dampers Eibach SpringsLupo GTI Front Anti Roll Bar Powerflex Bushes All Round, Brakes280mm Front Brake Conversion Lupo GTI Rear Disc ConversionFerodo DS2500 Pads ATE Power Discs, Wheels and Tyres15" Rimstock Pro Race 1s with 195-50-15 Toyo Proxes T1-R Tyres. 1999 Lupo - 20v turbo conversion (pic dump update Oct 18). Original Poster. The Club was formed by the amalgamation of the Polo GT/Coupe S Owners Club and the Polo Coupe Owners Club back in 2000. Give Gift; Back to Top; Post by BT on Jan 12, 2017 22:31:26 GMT. only problem is that the lupo gti cost around 3000 quid for a decent one, my lupo is worth about 1000-1200 atm, and engine convertion would cost about a grand, therefore would save on the inital cost of the car. We have a fairly tidy Arosa 1.7SDI here. I'm also building a mk2 golf 1.8t but I'll be watching this one. when it eventuallt gets the power down i bet it flies! Nice project, always liked the Luop's & should be fun with a 1.8t in it! Please add our email as a contact to your email account. Watch Queue Queue Nicki's topic in Events. I'd imagine the Lupo uses a different box though. S41 9EY, Opening Hours Sounds like a cracking project. 8 hours ago. Best thing about Lupo GTI's is that you just need to lower them on standard wheels and they look perfect. Looking forward to this, lots of affection for Lupos/Arosas. Terms of Use Privacy Policy Guidelines. So if you are part of a local club bring everyone down and grab a spot in the field. Posts: 1,761 1999 Lupo - 20v turbo conversion (pic dump update Oct 18) Jan 12, 2017 22:31:26 GMT via mobile. a really fast lupo, goes over 260km/h, and such a hard exhaust melody. Finally got moved house and got it in my garage. Reply Reply Author. 69 posts. Availability: In stock, immediate despatch. Discussion. LUPO GTI 20VT's topic in Project Cars, LUPO GTI 20VT replied to Kit conversion SWAP moteur. I like very much :), there must be tonnes of space at the front to get that intercooler in, did a good job overall, very tidy install. Original Poster. This video is unavailable. Select Post; Deselect Post; Link to Post; Member. Currently Driving. I'd love to see someone stick one in the back for a change, but an excellent project. There is also a number of pages detailing the discounts and merchandise available through the club and links to other related sites. Rapidly becoming the largest and most active club of Polo enthusiasts in the UK. Contact Téléphone: +33 695708709 Email: contact@strperformance.com. He scared me last time i saw him when he was looking in the boot and said u think i can fit a 2nd 20vt in here! And don't forget that if you go to sell the car at some point it will be a heavily modified car, which will sell for less (most likely) than a standard GTI. Also you could well have a problem when you come to sell the modified car. He has/had a 4 motion v6 mk2 golf, a 20VT … (in borat style voice) Very Niiiicccceee!!! ...and far less work for a tried and tested package with solid residual values and a cult following. 51 plate lupo gti. (maybe a bit more with the 1.8 in). if 1 engine was not madness!! If it's of any interest I am breaking my old 225 TT very cheaply if you need anything, drop me a PM. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. ^^ over kill or not its soemthing to brag about at the pub init! Club Polo and the Club Polo website are in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Volkswagen AG or any of it's worldwide subsidiaries or associates. Copyright © ClubPolo 2020 nice lupo dude! seems a very tidy conversion too how much that set you back?? vw lupo con motor de s3 225cv. Reply Reply Author. WOW!! Light/Dark Mode Enabled: You can now select the option by clicking the moon/lightbulb in the top right corner! Connexion; Créez votre compte ; Bienvenue, Connexion ou Créez votre compte. Recent Profile Visitors 4,085 profile views cbminis. this looks to be a cool little car. 21 January, 2008 in Photo & Video Chat, hi every 1 been lukin on here a while so i just thought id post sum pics of my car its a lupo gti with a auq engine from a leon an a 6speed box fitted with bam turbo an manifold, inlet manifold,an bam ecu which as been mapped it also has a paddle clutch supplied from leeds clutch an gear box here is a few pics. By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use. Well this sounds like it could be bonkers. READ THIS FIRST! There's a 4.2V8 powered one kicking around somewhere too. View Profile See their activity. . It is hoped that members of the club will contribute pictures and spec lists of their cars to be published in the gallery and articles on any hints, tips or modifications they have carried out. Kudos to you sir! lupo engine conversion. It's easy! Welcome Guest. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. Nuts in a car that weighs what 900kg tops? Do lupos use the same T plugs as mk4s? If it don't make Dollars, it don't make sense. hi all thanks for the replys an interest to be honest I've not got much money in the conversion as its been carried out by me an my old man an alot of things we av ad to make our self so its just lots of time the car is seriously strong on power just pulls an pulls even in the top gears the ecu was revod an they said should be 260 ish but till it goes on the rollers i dont no exactly thanks al glad you like it, I had the same code engine in my polo (mine came from an anni golf) running an emerald ECU, that was 234bhp to give you a bit of a idea, but youve got the ko4 turbo now yeah?