For Sale: 1951 Volkswagen Type 1 in Huntington Station, New York

Vehicle Description

-Dark Blue with Grey cloth interior, piped Blue, Grey carpeting, Full restored, Rare factory split window, Basta Pillar-mounted pop-out semaphore turn indicators, Hot rod 1641cc flat-4 cylinder with dual ported cylinder heads, 4-speed manual transmission.

The Type 1 Beetle is one of the best selling cars of all time with over 21 million sold. Originally designed with the principle of practicality, and not much in the form of refinement, the Beetle showed impressive build quality and reliability. The Beetle is easily the most recognizable car design of the 20th century.

This Split Window features the correct changes present in 1951 such as the Wolfsburg crest on the front hood, Vent flaps added to the front quarter body panels (crotch coolers), chrome molding added to the windshield, glovebox doors as well as another 21 significant changes differentiating it as the 'face lift' model at the time.

The original Power is derived from a 1.1-liter flat-four which is constructed of an alloy block and heads with finned cylinders along with cast-iron cylinder liners. It was factory rated at 24.5 horsepower and 51 lb-ft of torque. This Split Window has been uprated to 1600 cc with the addition if dual ported cylinder heads. The power is sent to the rear wheels through a 4-Speed Manual transaxle gearbox. It is truly a wolf in sheep's clothing.

This is an opportunity to own a Beetle which has no disappointments and is exceptional throughout. It is ready for immediate enjoyment and is eligible for numerous vintage rallies or club events.

Vehicle Details

  • 1951 Volkswagen Type 1
  • Listing ID: CC-1637388
  • Price: $79,500
  • Location:Huntington Station, New York
  • Year:1951
  • Make:Volkswagen
  • Model:Type 1
  • Exterior Color:Blue
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:259910004301211
  • VIN:102929
Listed By:
Autosport Designs Inc
203 West Hills Road
Huntington Station, NY 11746

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