1957 Volkswagen Bug Oval Window Black Restored Must See

Price: US $8,999.00 Item location: Oakland, California, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Volkswagen
  • Model: Beetle - Classic
  • Year: 1957
  • Mileage: 555,555
  • Color: Black
  • Engine size: 1600cc
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1957 Volkswagen Beetle - Classic

1957 bug with oval window, original body all steel. Restored and in excellent condition. Always a California car, no rust.
Body was in great shape before paint and only required minor work and two small patches. They are in the front wheel wells and one side can be seen in picture #15. Heater channels are completely solid and look great. No evidence of any accidents or major repair anywhere. Doors close well and all gaps are nice. Hood and deck lid close and latch like they should. Paint shines but does have a few chips and imperfections. Still looks very nice, no dents. ID plate in the front is original and has the 1957 VIN.
Interior is restored original. Headliner, carpet and door panels have been replaced, seats have been re-covered. The original seat frames are in excellent shape. Steering wheel was restored by Kochs.
Complete floor on right side was replaced, professionally welded in using the best reproduction available. Left side was cleaned and painted and has no holes or rust.
Electrical systems are restored and working great. High output alternator. All lights are working except for turn signals. Speedometer and dash lights are working. No wipers.
Engine is fully rebuilt 1600 dual port with new clutch. Dual Empi carbs, new alternator, distributor, blue coil and fuel pump.Heads are 041 large valve.
Transmission is later non-split case(still swing axle like original), new seals and boots, shifts great with no leaks, no loud sounds.
Wheels and tires and new, Wheels are Porsche Fuch style 15 by 5.5 inches.
Brakes are stock drums and have new cylinders and lines.
Suspension is very low, adjustable front beam with lowered spindles, rear plates haven been turned down.
Starts right up every time, ready for new owner. Keep in garage and is fully insured for $20k
Clean title and current registration. Titled as a 1961, VIN under back seat matches title.
Free delivery to any shipping company in the Oakland area, can help with shipping anywhere in the world,
Easy shipping to Europe, $1300 port to port. All paperwork needed for export is included.
$500 deposit is non-refundable. Call or email with any questions before you bid, 510-533-4416.
Available for viewing in Oakland California any day after 11am and before 8pm.
Balance can be paid in cash, check(must clear before pick up), or paypal if you cover the fees. Must be paid within 10 days of auction end.