Category: UK

2013 Fender Edition

Leipzig, Germany/Herndon, VA — First seen as a concept car at the Frankfurt International Auto Show in 2011, the production version of the Beetle Fender Edition makes its world debut at the Leipzig International...

1970 June Beetle

  Finished in L20E Signal Orange the June Beetle was based on the VW typ.114 Saloon Beetle with 1500cc engine. This was a variation of the 1300cc May Beetle theme sold in mainland Western Europe....

1973 GT Beetle

A European 1300 S based model with 1584cc engine, uprated 3.875:1 differential, 4.5J Lemmerz GT wheels, L15M  (51/D6) Zitronengelb/Lemon Yellow,  L30M  (59) Tomatenrot/Tomato Red and  L64M  (50) Apfelgrün/Apple Green paintwork, black wing beading, front disc...

1974 Jeans Beetle

  The Jeans’ along with the City’ and Big’ were a significant trio of Sales Campaign models launched at the height of the European manufactured SEB era. Together the formed the “Käfer der Käufer”...

Goodliffe Custom Beetle

South Croydon UK VW Dealer Goodliffe offered Black 1303 custom Beetles’ as a limited edition in early 1974. It featured gold pin striping livery inspired perhaps by the John Player Lotus F1 cars of...

1978 Last Edition

Amongst the last 640 Emden built Beetles exported to the UK for the 1978 model year were 300 1200L Last Editions. It seems that Volkswagen’s sales literature described all 640 cars in the final...

1975 Sun Beetle

  A ‘Sunny Yellow’ L13K  Sonnengelb/Sunflower Yellow/Sunshine Yellow and ‘Sunburst Orange’ L20C  Nepalorange/Nepal Orange/Amber 1300cc model (112 Basic). Grey cloth inserts to seats, padded dashboard, rubber floor mats, steel sliding sunroof, heated rear window, rubber...

1975 Chocolate Beetle

1303 1300cc with L98Z  Achatbraun-metallic/Agate Brown Metallic paintwork, beige interior with dogtooth cork cloth seats (22), wood dashboard trim, heated rear window. Kamei rain deflector on engine deck lid, Lemmerz GT wheels. Sometimes called the ‘Celebration’...

1974 Herringbone

1200L Standard model painted  L20A  Marinogelb/Marino Yellow – Black interior (B5);,  L32K Phoenixrot/Phoenix Red  – Juniper interior (B4) and  L61H  Lofotengrün/Alpine Green – Bamboo interior (B3).  Seats featured special ‘Herringbone’ patterning. L Pack M603...