1973 Komfort-Käfer

Country and/or Category: Drei Käfer auf Extra-Tour Edition, Germany (Inland) | VIN range: not known | S-code(s): S736 |
Extras/Options M-code(s): W 05 (Z05, M032, M094, M097, M102, M162, M173, M206, M616, M976)

Paint and Upholstery:

L21E (23) Blutorange / (37) Black cloth

L65K (33) Ravennagrün / (37 ) Black cloth.

(Both paint colours were Karmann palette colours not used on normal series Beetle saloon models. Ravennagrün was used on several SEBs).

Technical Data:

1300cc typ. 135 badged “VW 1303”

Factory Fitted Optional Equipment:

A complete package Edition using M pack Z 05.

Z 05 included:

M032 Lockable fuel filler cap
M094 engine hood lock
M097 Blaupunkt ‘Emden’ radio
M102 Heated Rear Window
M162 Rubber Bumper Trims
M173 155 SR 15 radial tyres
M206 Rear view mirror, inner, anti-dazzle
M616 Back-up light in the brake/indicator light


S736 Sonderaktion *Komfort-Käfer* was one of three models in the ““Drei Käfer auf Extra-Tour ” Edition. 1000 examples produced and sold at a saving of DM400 over the standard 1300cc 1303 Beetle. The Komfort-Käfer was produced by Volkswagen AG at Wolfsburg.

Further reading on this website:
Introduction to the ““Drei Käfer auf Extra-Tour ” Group of Editions.

Pictures and information courtesy Jan Walter

This page last modified: 2019-07-08