Vehicle Description

The Bug was purchased in1966 in California and remained there until 1990 when it went to Maine, the Bug was kept it in a heated garage in Maine with the owners other vehicles.  In 2000 an auto dealer in Florida purchased the Bug and I purchased the Bug from that dealer last October 2019.  There is NO RUST anywhere on this vehicle.  This car has not been modified except for the new engine, it is an OEM factory car.  EXTERIOR:  Complete paint job ($4,000.00 April 2020) with 2 coats of Bahama Blue paint and 3 clear coats, all new chrome, new front and rear bumpers, 2 new headlights, new windshield, new seals windshield, back window, trunk lid and engine lid, 5 new tires, 4 new hubcaps, 2 new chrome tailpipes.  INTERIOR:  Complete new tan interior which replaced the original Black interior. new black carpet and new headliner.  MECHANICAL: A 1971 1600cc 60 HP engine was installed by a previous owner, new Sachs clutch kit, pressure plate, throw out bearing, rear main seal and O-ring, 4 new German brake drums,  new brakes all 4 wheels, new rubber brake lines all 4 wheels, 4 new wheel cylinders, new master cylinder, 2 new front shocks, new axel boots, new throttle cable, new plugs, new wires, new coil, new distributor cap, new fan belt, new fuel line and filter, new carburetor, resurfaced heads and valve job, new valve cover gaskets, new battery, new gas tank, new cross shaft bushings that supports the tranny, new black trunk carpeting, new steering wheel with horn ring and sound deadening material installed everywhere.  I have a total of $20,100 invested ( I have all of the repair receipts ) and the sale price is $16,500.  The 60hp engine runs like a top and the transmission shifts perfectly.  The Bug tracks straight down the road with no hands on the steering wheel, no accidents, heater boxes are perfect and all body parts are original.  If your looking for a Bug that needs nothing this is the one.  My intention was to keep the Bug for many years but an unexpected child is on the way.  Thanks for looking.  



Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1410186
  • Price:$16,500
  • Location:New Canaan, Connecticut
  • Year:1966
  • Make:Volkswagen
  • Model:Beetle
  • Exterior Color:Bahama Blue
  • Interior Color:Gray
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:79000
  • Trim Level:Coupe
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Exterior Condition:Very Good
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Engine Condition:Running