1976 Bicentennial Convertible

Country/Category: USA
VIN range: 156 2078 287 - 156 2200 000 | S-code(s): S739
Extras/Options code(s): n/a

One car made available to each VW Dealer during June 1976 celebrating the US American Revolution Bicentennial. Painted L80E Hellelfenbein/Light Ivory, dash plaque with VW logo reading ‘1976 Limited Edition Bicentennial Convertible’.  Faux Rosewood dash panel. Light Sand hood.

See also Champagne Edition, Triple White, New Beetle Triple White.

Above car features custom interior by original owner famous businessman James Gaylord. With addition of – tachometer, oil pressure, voltmeter, ammeter, compass, under dash CB, cb/radio power antenna, altimeter(!). The second owner has added various period correct VW accessories including air horns, chrome wheel covers etc.

Information and pictures courtesy Ron Paster


This page last modified: 2016-09-24