1974 The Love Bug - USA

SE Beetles Contents
S 715
114 2489 588 - 114 2999 000
Love Bug
'Hey Kids. Come In and Drive Little Herbie Jr. But you must be accompanied by a parent.' - Monroeville Volkswagen Dealer.
  Love Bug - VW press release photo
'The Love Bug' movie still VWoA ad
'Promotion Jeunes' style advertising image.

Restored Love Bug

Standard 1600cc model in either 'red hot red' - Phoenix Red (32K) or 'luscious lime green' - Ravenna Green (65K) paintwork with GT sports wheels, black trim, headlamp surrounds and bumpers also with rubber inserts. Black Leatherette or Dogtooth Grey/Black cloth upholstery (29).

Metal 'Love Bug' logo

Love Bug plaque on front side quarters and dash. Ten vehicles issued to each Dealership. At $2499 the Love Bug was a lower price than the Standard Beetle.Whats not to love?

'The Love Bug' (1969) and 'Herbie Rides Again' (1974) movies inspired this Limited Edition - see also ☆Herbie.

'Herbie Rides Again' stripe kit
Special 'Herbie Rides Again' Numeral/Stripe Kits (designed for 1974 models) were also available at Dealerships.
The Love Bug and Herbie Rides Again posters
'The Love Bug' - 1969 and 'Herbie Rides Again' - 1974.
See also 1974 The Love Bug, New Beetle Herbie, Edition 53