Founded in 1939 in Pfaffenhausen, Germany, RUF Automobile GmbH is a vehicle manufacturer recognised by the German Federal Motor Transport Authority. Every vehicle built by RUF has a VIN starting with ‘W09’.
In 1975, the first Porsche refined by RUF saw the light of day. In 1983, the first sports car with a RUF chassis number was born. The RUF BTR: a 3.4 litre turbo engine with 374 hp, together with the five-speed gearbox, it could optionally be ordered in the narrow 911 Carrera body. In 1987, the now legendary RUF Yellowbird thrilled the automotive scene. Since then, RUF Automobile has designed, engineered and built its own special sports cars for customers all over the world.
Anyone who loves the RUF brand will love this special work. A unique two-part book about the life’s work of Alois Ruf.
Part 1: Alois and friends. The enticing story of Alois Ruf, his family, his company, his passion, his great successes and small defeats, his adventures, his vision and some secrets that hardly anyone knew. With countless historical pictures.
Part 2: Yellowbird and friends. All cars. Around 35 models, one more powerful than the other, including numerous historical pictures and relevant technical details.
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