1966 Volkswagen Beetle - Classic Sunroof Type 1 Sedan
Offered for sale is this outstanding never-damaged 1966 sunroof Beetle which has clearly benefitted from a complete restoration. it's original 1300 engine and transaxle which is very uncommon. Finished in the extremely attractive Glasurit L360 Sea Blue over a Platinum leatherette interior which is original to this car. Every single piece of this Beetle has been plated polished painted or powder-coated and it looks starts runs and drives as it did in 1966. There are a multitude of NOS parts from Germany. Among them are the windshield wiper motor muffler proper Hella turn signal and headlight lenses plastic sunroof cable guides trunk and deck-lid emblems front shock absorber dust covers front ball joints and tie-rod ends horn grilles vent-window latches steering box and shock absorbers. The following parts were powder coated for outstanding durability including the floor pan the entire front and rear suspension pedal assembly bumper brackets headlight buckets gas tank seat frames and rear-seat support bar steering column shifter and emergency brake handle plus engine tin battery cover and brake backing plates. Other highlights include fully zinc-plated hardware German square-weave wool carpeting a new wiring harness a restored speedometer correct stainless windshield wipers German running boards a correct restored glove box a restored original Sapphire 1 radio and keys fitting the ignition and doors. This VW retains a 6-volt electrical system and rides on a set of correct Black and Cloud White wheels mounting period style US Royal whitewall tires. This is one of the nicest investment grade Volkswagen Beetles in existence. Please feel free to call James Krueger with any questions at 877-893-8496.Vehicle HighlightsÂ -A 1966 deluxe 2 door sedan with sun roof-Original 1.3 Liter engine with correct number-Frame off restoration underside powder coated-Original sea blue color with platinum interior-50 horsepower-Everything works including original AM radio-Original key original ownerâ€™s manual replica tool kit-Pop out side windows-5 correct bias ply whitewall tires-Black and Cloud wheelsÂ -Rust and damage free-Excellent investment grade example-Runs and drives exceptionally well-Outstanding trim and glassWe have a clear title and own all of our cars. Ask is about shipping and financing. Call text or email us anytime!About the Volkswagen BeetleDesigned by Dr. Ferdinand Porsche during the 1930s and officially known as the Type 1 Sedan Volkswagen's iconic Beetle evolved from Porsche's prewar KdF-Wagen and was constructed with few visible changes for next half-century. Much like Ford's Model T the Beetle was truly an affordable People's Car. Mass production worldwide exportation and unmistakable design made the tiny VW Kfer Beetle an instant cultural icon. In many ways the late 1950s and early 1960s were perhaps the company's greatest. Its conquest of the American market trendsetting advertising by Doyle Dane Bernbach and worldwide distribution chain all contributed to the Beetle's massive popularity. It was also during this period that the Beetle gained widespread acceptance in the United States with a model that was much more practical than its predecessors. Motor Trend stated it was a ...a car that breaks sharply with tradition and does so with undeniable competence.