Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1973
  • Automobiltyp 
    Coupé
  • Lenkung 
    Rechts
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Blue
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Lot No: 316
1973 Volkswagen Beetle 1300
Registration no. TBC
Chassis no. 1132838769
Engine no. AB926138
One of the 20th Century's truly great automobiles, the Volkswagen 'Beetle' lived down its origin as Hitler's 'people's car' to become an all-time best-seller and cult classic. Designed by Dr. Ferdinand Porsche as a means of providing mass transportation, it wasn't until 1945 that Beetle production began in full swing. By the time European production ceased in 1974 a staggering 21,000,000-plus Beetles of all types had been made and they continued rolling off the line in countries like Mexico until recently. The Beetle was continuously up-dated from the time post-war production commenced, under British military supervision, in 1945, acquiring subtly altered coachwork, improved running gear and larger engines, but fundamentally remained the same car for the next 30 years or more.
The original 1100cc version gave way to a 1300 then 1500s by the mid 1960s, gaining more power , 12-volt ele