1975 VW VolksRod Custom Chopped Stretched Black & Tan 2110 Engine

Price: US $8,500.00 Item location: Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Volkswagen
  • Model: Beetle - Classic
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: Custom
  • Year: 1975
  • Mileage: 65,758
  • VIN: 1152160163
  • Color: Tan
  • Engine size: 2110
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: ProStreet Transaxle
  • Interior color: Tan/Saddle Brown
  • Options: CD Player
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1975 Volkswagen Beetle - Classic

1975 VolksRod

chassis custom built from 1975 VW Beetle


previous life: California car, verhauled in 1998, ought in 2012 for this project

complete 'body-off-pan' restoration

frame stretched and body chopped

every single mod made by welding in fresh German metal from donor cars

absolutely no body filler used for repairs

forward tunnel extended by 6.5" inches and raised 2.5"

front torsion beam adjusters used to lower ride an additional 2"

rear torsion bars set for a 2" drop in back

top chop done on a taper: A-pillars cut 4" / B-pillars 2" & back 0"

window frames include original vent wings -- all modified to match

custom metal channeling surrounds the hood perimeter

interior hood space closed up tight -- no open holes to the road

fuel tank raised 3" to accommodate front drop and completely framed in

lower interior completely radiant/sound barrier insulated

all new nylon carpet on floor and inset heat liner in roof

back seat replaced with hinged oak ply lids over battery & tool compartment

stock heater system deleted and welded off (who needs it in AZ?)

dash is mostly stock with modern Bluetooth radio

forward slant kick panels hold new 6" speakers

wired for sub-woofer speaker box on package tray

cavernous storage in back - lots of luggage space

new TMI door panels in saddle tan with new brown seat covers

beauty rings, eadlights and taillights all polished stainless

paint is 1975 VW Ceylon Beige and black wheel wells and rockers

I call her "Black and Tan."

2110cc custom built engine
New case, learanced and inserted
Lightened flywheel / Weighted pulley
CrMo Crank / CrMo H-beam rods / Racing main bearings
L5 Heads - 40x35 valves / 1.25:1 ratio rockers
Stainless valve rocker covers
Scat lifters, round, olished, arkerized
HD AL pushrods / CrMo case studs
Total Seal piston rings
(Have receipts for most engine parts -- purchased from aircooled.net)
Single Weber 44IDF mounted on Aircooled's center-mount heated manifold
K&N air filter
Empi oil control vent breathing system and
deep-well oil sump with stainless fine mesh oil filter
Pro Street Transaxle with stock ratio built by Benco Racing of Riverside, A
New Clutch / New starter
back to the chassis. . .
new flex brake hoses and oversized slave cylinders
new front tires, versized back tires with many miles left

this rod really scoots & stops excellent on stock drums
alignment set right & handling is balanced and friendly

center mount 44 IDF yields about 100HP from 2110cc
there's torque to walk up a hill at 35mph in 4th gear or
let the big engine push her easily to 85mph with more in reserve

$500 due day of successful bid / balance on delivery

available for local pickup in the Tucson AZ area

listed, riven, nd may sell locally

shipping, f required, t buyer's expense

Legal Info:

tagged & titled in AZ as a '75Beetle
Clean AZ Title

VIN: 1152160163

Odometer: 65758