1974 The Love Bug

Country and/or Category: USA | VIN range: 114 2489 588 - 114 2999 000 | S-code(s): S715 |
Extras/Options M-code(s): M149

Standard 1600cc model in either ‘red hot red’ – L32K Phoenixrot/Phoenix Red or ‘luscious lime green’ – L65K  Ravennagrün/Ravenna Green paintwork with GT sports wheels, black trim, headlamp surrounds and bumpers also with rubber inserts. Black Leatherette or Dogtooth Grey/Black cloth upholstery (29). Embossed door and rear panels, no through flow ventilation but did feature the vents behind the rear  side windows.

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.

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

See also New Beetle Herbie, Edition 53

This page last modified: 2018-06-07