1978 Champagne Edition II

Country and/or Category: Canada, USA | VIN range: 158 2033 080 - 158 2057 289 | S-code(s): S765 |
Extras/Options M-code(s): not known

Due to the overwhelming success of the 1977 Champagne Editions sales campaign VWoA promoted a new range including the Rabbit, Scirocco, Dasher and Bus for 1978. The Beetle Convertible featured L97B  Ancona-metallic/Ancona Blue Metallic or very rare LE3Y  Pfirsichrot-metallic/Peach Red Metallic) paintwork. Lemmerz GT Sports wheels, white-wall radials, Ermine upholstery, Blaupunkt AM/FM radio, quartz clock, padded steering wheel, faux rosewood dash trim. Approximately 1100 produced – two per Dealer.


Information courtesy The Kafer Cabriolet Register and Arto Tolonen. Ancona Blue Metallic car courtesy owner Paul Brough.

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