Finished in VW brilliant silver metallic with black trim and nicknamed ‘the Silver Machine’ after the famous group Hawkwind. 7 former keepers and the vehicle has covered 107,000 miles since new in 1972, some 47 years ago and average of 2300 miles per year. It has only travelled 10,000 miles since the full restoration which is to a very high standard and included a new floor, new panels, bare metal respray, new roof lining and carpet kit, rebuilt mechanics and a new engine. This car is for the person who requires a beautiful VW Beetle, restored to the original specification.
It is great to see that it has been kept completely as it would have been when it left the factory in 1972 and it drives extremely well and looks stunning.
The history file includes: current and previous V5s, current and previous MoTs, MoT related paperwork, DVLA documentation, gov.uk information, invoices totalling circa £10,000, Remtec engine and engine warranty documentation, build date 11/8/1972 letter of confirmation, bill of sales, part listing leaflets, correspondence, original Handbook and later Handbook, Operation and Data booklet, black VW Beetle book pack folder, VW Workshop manual, paperwork showing key number 16 and Wikipedia information.
Features include: chrome door mirrors, chrome bumpers, locking petrol cap, locking bonnet catch, metallic paint, opening quarter lights, fold down rear seat, heater, inertia seat belts and Pye audio radio cassette.
Everyone loves the iconic little Bug and this little beauty is a real head turner.
Good, honest oval Beetle with brand new interior. Fitted with later engine but original engine is beeing rebuilt and it's included in sale price. Body is rust free and paint is patinated. Side repeaters.....