1976 Silver Bug

Country/Category: South Africa
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The 1600L South African ‘Silver Bug’ celebrated twenty five years of Beetle production in that country. Standard body with 1303 style rear lights, Rostyle style wheels (locally produced by Guestro), sports steering wheel, center console, opening rear side windows, black bumpers, taper-tip exhaust pipes, black trim, ‘Silver Bug’ badge on dashboard, VDO ammeter, tachometer, oil pressure guages, badged VW 1600 L. Only 216 cars sold.

Information and picture from ‘Der Kafer IV’, Hans-Rudiger Etzold, 1995


This page last modified: 2015-11-07