Category: UK

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...

1971 Super Vee

A VW promotion intended for but not exclusive to the Standard 1300 from conversion kits. 4.5×15 Sprintstar sports wheels, overriders on Euro bumpers, Hella halogen driving lamps, three spoke sports leather steering wheel with...

2005 New Beetle Dark Flint

L G7W Dark Flint Grey Metallic (Anthracite) bodywork with Garnet Red hydraulically-operated top and Bordeaux red leather interior trim in a limited series of 250 vehicles each for Germany, USA, UK from January 2005. Available...

2014 GSR

VOLKSWAGEN UNVEILS THE LIMITED-EDITION BEETLE GSR AT THE CHICAGO AUTO SHOW – Classic 1970s’ Beetle serves as inspiration for the GSR – Sportiest Beetle boasts a 210 horsepower turbocharged engine – On sale in...

2003 Sedan Summer

The special model ‘Summer’ limited to 800 cars, 400 in Azul Blue and 400 in Amarillo Green. 1584cc, 46hp. Colour matched interior to external paintwork. Chrome wheel caps. ‘Summer’ badge. Blue first available from...

1969 ‘Lennon’ Beetle

The ‘Lennon’ Beetle as displayed in the VW Autostadt, Wolfsburg Museum is a UK registered (10-04-68) 1968 ‘Lotus White’ 1500 model – the same car as seen parked in the famous 1969 ‘Abbey Road’...