1963 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 157907 Sold* at Las Vegas 2013 - Lot #43 1963 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/157907/157907_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #43

1963 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Las Vegas 2013
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 43
Year 1963
Make VOLKSWAGEN
Model BEETLE
Style CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 5216304
Exterior Color BLUE
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders 4
Engine Size 1835CC
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #43 - This custom built 1963 Beetle show car has been a weekend cruiser for the last several years right here in fabulous Las Vegas. This Bug has traveled to shows all over the West Coast. The exterior is finished in DuPont metallic turquoise pearl and several coats of their top-of-the-line clear coat. The European bumpers and bumper guards on this vehicle are in great condition and are ultra-rare. Factory European rear fog light and back up light, original Wolfsburg insignia, all factory chrome exterior splash guards in great condition, custom LED headlights, chrome fender mount side mirrors. The interior is in exceptional shape with two custom fully adjustable custom bucket seats in the front and a custom built speaker enclosure in the rear. All interior chrome and stainless in great shape, factory VW gauges and custom bamboo parcel shelf. Powered by a super strong running precision built 1835cc motor with dual Weber carburetors and a Gene Berg short shift 4-speed transmission. The motor is completely dressed in top-of-the-line parts and accessories with all billet and chrome accessories. The vintage VW roof rack has been custom painted to match the vehicle. Finally a set of 15" chrome cosmic wheels were installed under the lowered suspension to give the Bug the ultimate look.