2003 VW Beetle

Ultimate Edition

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    2003
  • Mileage 
    5 000 km / 3 107 mi
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Cream
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - True Greats
Royal Horticultural Halls
Elverton St
Westminster
London SW1
Tuesday 1st December 2009
Registration Number: VW03GAV Chassis Number: 3VWS1A1BY4M902446
The Volkswagen Beetle is truly a motoring icon. Launched in 1938 as the ‘People’s Car’ it was to bring mobility to those of fairly modest means. During its forty year production life the basic concept remained unaltered (although it was still manufactured in Mexico and Brazil into the 1990s) and it underwent over 70,000 identifiable modifications. It was this constant development and attention to detail which made the car a practicable proposition into its dotage.
After a massive run of 21,550,000 Beetles, production finally came to an end on the original Beetle which has been built in Mexico since 1967. As a fond farewell, an Ultimate Edition was made which are the last 3,000 cars to roll of the Mexican production line.
With a big cult following, the ‘Bug’ is still a familiar sight on UK roads and t