1983 Special Bug

Country/Category: Germany (Inland)
VIN range: n/a | S-code(s): S706
Extras/Options code(s): R86 W20 M218



A Mexican special for Europe only, 1200/34hp with LA3D Marsrot (dunlker)/ Mars Red or LP9V Schwarz Metallic/Black Metallic paintwork. The following in Black finish – tailpipes, bumpers (Rally black (LD3C) with gold stripes), window trim, rear lamp pods, headlamp rims, boot, bonnet and door locks, running board moulding, hubcaps, aerial and exterior mirror. Side stripes and stripe below ‘waist’ trim mouldings in gold as well as gold ‘Special Bug’ logos on engine cover and bonnet.

Interior features leatherette and fabric upholstery with seat facings in black and gold tartan and black head restraints, ‘Saltzgitter’ radio, heated rear window. The Jetta derived gearshift knob also has the ‘Special Bug’ logo.

Some information provided by Gebrueder Behling and Tim Sewe


This page last modified: 2017-07-10