Custom 1970 Convertible Volkswagen VW Baja Beetle Bug Dune Buggy 1600cc

Price: US $5,000.00 Item location: Gorham, Maine, United States
  • Make: Volkswagen
  • Model: Beetle - Classic
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Beach Buggy Baja
  • Year: 1970
  • Mileage: 67000
  • VIN: 1113024402
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 1600cc Single Port
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: 4 Speed
  • Drive type: Rear Transaxle
  • Interior color: Black
  • Options: Convertible
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1970 Volkswagen Beetle - Classic Beach Buggy Baja

Red 1970 VW Beetle Convertible

"The Baja"



1970 VW Baja Convertible!!

This was my Personal Driver for 3+ years

!~ Now I have a 63 Ragtop that needs my attention~!

Originally Set up for a 2110cc

Car comes with the Engine in Photos.

Old School Type III "T" series 1600cc Singleport

with Dual Italian Weber 34 ICT's & 4 Horn Header Exhaust.

I can send a Video of it running.


Upgrades Include the following:

Solid Transmission Mounts w/ Support Straps

~This Kit Eliminates The Stock Mounts~

Including New:

Front Nose Cone Mount,

Rear Cradle Saddle Mount,

Center Core Strap,

Rear Bell Housing Strap And Hardware.

High PSI Electric Fuel Pump at the tank

~ External oil cooler system

Set up for a full flow engine


Stainless Braided Line from Oil Pump to Filter

Filter to Fan and back.

Control Switch on the dash!

New Rear Drum Brakes

Fully Rebuild Adjustable Front Beam

Replaced Frame Head

Urathane Bushings & CB Performance Front Disk Brakes

New Late model Master Cylinder

Staggered Cooper Discovery Tires on

Vintage Center Line Rims

New Monroe Shocks

This car was used as a true Beach going Baja

there is some heavy duty welding in the front.

Taken on many adventures on Cape Cod in the early 80's

Beach passes for Nausett Beech are still in the glove box!

So being run in the Dunes it saw its share of salt.

I replaced the drivers side Rocker last year

Passenger side should be next.

Some minor fiberglass damage

Convertible Top is White and has no tears!

Doesn't quite snug up to the windshield.

I don't drive it in the rain So I never put it up.

No windshield wipers!

Needs a headliner.

Its a hoot to drive this little thing!

Click on Images to Enlarge!!!

Im selling this as a project car.

Please ask Questions before you bid!

No you can't drive it home right away.

Needs the ignition switch to start. (Included)

You can View a Video of the engine running on the stand.

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Fuel line is disconnected for storage

Ran Much better with the stock solex carbs. I will include them.

I have plenty of parts to look at upon pick up.

See my other listings for more great items!






Me, the Baja and John Popper of Blues Traveler

White Wheels not Included



$500 Deposit is due within 24 hours of sale

Either PayPal or next day mail Postal Money Order.

Invoice will be provided with in 1 hour of Auctions end.

Total payment must be received with in 7 days of Auctions end.

We are reasonable people so please contact us with and questions or concerns before bidding.

Deposit is Non-Refundable


We will happily Deliver the Car with in 200 Miles of Portland Maine for a fee.

Other wise buyer is responsible for pick up.

The State of Maine does not issue Titles for Vehicles made after 1995

The registration acts as a title or "Pink Slip"

Fill it out together just like a title and sign it.

Please see the last photo for example

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