Started on Sept. 1 by blackrabbit

Other Trabant 601

1966 Sachsenring Trabant 601 sedan/vintage rally replica. still under construction. heres a bit more info on the “trabbi” . upgades include, 4 point rollbar welded in, corbeau seats front and rear, KONI shocks despite no listing by koni for a trabant? go figure that??? autometer cyl head temp gauges, trunk mounted battery, cibie oscar and oscar plus lights since you guys said french lights are ok on anything… :] engine and trans are currently out for freshening up. all suspension has been has rebuilt w/factory bits from germany, wheels powdercoated,new rubber, custom decals from my local sign shop, etc…

Latest updates
June 15
rally clock!!

what could be cooler in a Trabant rally car than a surplus russian MIG clock?

July 01
on the road finally

got most of the kniks worked out, finally on the road! will be at cars …

June 03
IT LIVES!!!!

everything came together last night at 9:30 The new engine fired right off first crank!!! …

Oct. 06
new power plant

heres a shot of the new “MILL” about to go in to the trabi…

July 14
new pics..

fresh engine is now ready!! fan shrouds are back from the powder coater! time to …

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Lou
Sept. 3, 2008, 3:55 p.m.

Very cool!

Luke
Sept. 20, 2008, 8:06 p.m.

Weirdo Eastern Bloc cars FTW! Your Trabant is super cool in period rally guise; I hope to do something similar with my FSM Niki (Fiat 126), one day.

degruch
Sept. 20, 2008, 9:43 p.m.

Nice one Blackrabbit! You have fine taste in bizzarre motoring yourself...U2 would be proud of this li'l Trabbi. Cheers, Duane

Bringatrailer_dot_com
Sept. 29, 2008, 1:57 a.m.

Amazing. Let us know if you ever want to sell it! BaT

Baxter
June 18, 2009, 7:29 a.m.

Blackrabbit may own the only cool Trabant on the planet.

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