I went out to the guy’s shop this afternoon with the friend I bought it with and another friend with a truck and trailer. Gave it a push and for the first time since 2012 (per the tags on the plate), the Scoupe rolled.

Loaded and strapped down!
Loaded and strapped down!
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Thanks in no small part to my idiocy in forgetting the keys, we had to use a floor jack borrowed from a bystander and brute strength to lift the rear to get it facing the right way. Yeah, it’s that light. Somewhere under 2200 pounds. Enjoy the photos.

A little rough
A little rough
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Three tires hold air. Four are dry rotted.
Three tires hold air. Four are dry rotted.
Sunroof is fully removable. There’s a bag in the trunk for it!
Sunroof is fully removable. There’s a bag in the trunk for it!
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Ahh... The 1.5L 12 valve Alpha Turbo.
Ahh... The 1.5L 12 valve Alpha Turbo.
Hood damage, to be corrected by hammer.
Hood damage, to be corrected by hammer.
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SPOILER ALERT!
SPOILER ALERT!
Seats are incredibly comfy.
Seats are incredibly comfy.
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The barely used rear seats? Not so much.
The barely used rear seats? Not so much.
Only 128k miles.
Only 128k miles.
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SO 90s
SO 90s
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Teeny tiny pedal box
Teeny tiny pedal box
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Illustration for article titled Remember that post a few weeks ago about the Hyundai Scoupe Turbo? Its finally home. Photo dump.
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Fuse box by your feet!
Fuse box by your feet!

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A tiny snail! First production car with a T15 turbo. No intercooler. Yet.
A tiny snail! First production car with a T15 turbo. No intercooler. Yet.
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ewwwwww
ewwwwww
Nice hot air intake
Nice hot air intake
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Tiburon rims
Tiburon rims

Coolest feature I’ve found yet? The driver’s seat has an adjustable thigh support, like a BMW, except it moves up and down, not forward and back.

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