1956 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CONVERTIBLE - 188985 Sold* at Scottsdale 2016 - Lot #156 1956 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/188985/188985_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #156   1956 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CONVERTIBLE
Auction Scottsdale 2016
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 156
Year 1956
Make VOLKSWAGEN
Model BEETLE
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 1355090
Exterior Color BLACK
Interior Color RED AND TAN
Cylinders 4
Engine Size 1200CC
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description
Lot #156 - Complete nut-and-bolt restoration with correct original parts on this rare European Cabriolet with pop-out semaphore turn signals. It is featured in the highly desirable color combination of black L41 exterior paint, red 72A upholstery with off-white piping, Oatmeal German weave carpet and mohair headliner. It has a 36hp engine (#1613338), 4-speed manual transmission and features German VDO eight-day wind-up clock, accessory reserve fuel extension, Bambus cabriolets bamboo parcel tray, Big M Motorola radio, Snowflake taillights, Waso toilet-bowl shifter lock, 80 mph clear-needle speedometer and roller-style gas pedal.
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