1969 VW Beetle

Beetle Convertible

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1969
  • Chassis number 
    159863743
  • Lot number 
    246
  • Reference number 
    246
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

To be OFFERED AT AUCTION at Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale event, April 1-3, 2016.

Chassis No.
159863743

Estimate:
$ 20,000 - $ 25,000 US

Beautifully restored in red with a black soft-top and interior, plus a white boot; this Volkswagen convertible is said to be a desirable California example. The 1,500-cc horizontally opposed four-cylinder engine produces 53-hp per specifications and was rebuilt approximately 1,000 miles ago. The transmission is a four-speed manual; the VW also has new brakes, a professional repaint, new interior, new convertible top, new whitewall tires, chromed Volkswagen steel wheels, factory hubcaps, VDO instruments, spare and freshly executed chrome work, The owner reports that this fun and nicely presented Beetle runs and drives excellent.
1969 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible