January '00 Buggy of the Month:

Marco Benatti - Switzerland

Marco sent in this description of his buggy. Send in yours for a chance at Buggy of the Month!

Marco writes :


Here is my new Albar S Buggy. The Buggy was made in Switzerland where I come from. I spend one year to build it.

MOTOR 2275ccm (Horsepower about 140 PS):

Motorcase: T1 AS41C
Cankshaft: Scat 82 mm
Camshaft: Eagle 2250/296
Cylinder: Mahle 94 mm
Rods: 4340 Chromoly Race-rods
Cylinderhead: "Street-Eliminator" Valve: 44mm / 37,5mm
Carburator: Weber IDF 48 mm


VW 1300 of Year 1969
Fiberglas Body: Albar Switzerland
Tires: Kelly Super Charger 215/50 and 295/50
Wheels: front 7 X 13 behind 10 X 15

I hope it will become the next buggy of the month!!!
E Mail: marco.benatti@student.unisg.ch