SPECIAL EDITION SOURCE: 1974 VW BMW BEETLE – WEILTMEISTER

In TOURING, VOLKSWAGEN by Ralph Comments

AUTHORATATIVE SOURCE ON SPECIAL EDITION AIR-COOLED VW BEETLES

Volkswagen offered Special Editions to help sales. The Beetle was bing phased out in the 70’s By the mid being replaced by the Golf, with all European production closing during January 1980 and Mexican production up until 2002. Special Edition Beetles website is a wonderful and concise source on limited edition VW Beetles.  READ MORE HERE

Campaign model celebrating Germany’s World Cup Championship of 1974 based on the World Cup ’74 Cabriolet.

300 1300cc L equipped 1303 Sedans were sold through Dealerships in L10A Rallyegelb/Rallye Yellow, L20B Leutchtorange/Brilliant Orange /Light Orange, L31A Senegalrot/Senegal Red and L61A Cliffgrün/Cliff Green paintwork, all with Black hoods. These included GT ‘Sports’ wheels on some models (Standard style steel with Chrome wheel ring trims on others), a radio, special decals, football-shaped gearshift knob and a FIFA pennant. READ MORE HERE

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