1968 Volkswagen Beetle

"Never Out of Style"

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Year
1968
Make
Volkswagen
Model
Beetle
Stock
P4051 L
Vin
18858565
Odometer Reading
25,532
Engine Size
1.6L 4 Cylinder
Transmission Type
4-Speed Manual
Body Color
Zenith Blue
Interior Color
Black
Drivetrain
RWD
Location
Grand Rapids

The VW has a strong history and reputation of being one of the longest running and highly produced vehicle for the world market. It was started as the “people's car” and quickly became a standard in most of European markets and eventually into the North American market with a significant demand and popularity.

This stunning Zenith Blue coupe that was sold new out of Eugene Oregon and has remained in the Northwest under the original owner till 2000 and then remaining in the area till early 2019. The car showcases itself very nicely with clean paint, well preserved underside, fresh interior, and a very tidy engine bay that puts together a overall very respectful and impressive bug. Vehicle was routinely serviced and over the past 10+ years there is a strong file of service receipts and some of the restoration work that comes along with this car. Car was nicely cared for and is easy to see once you start to examine this collector piece.

Recent service work as follows; updated fuel pump, new Vitour Galaxy white wall tires, KYB shocks, valve adjustment, engine tune-up, and oil and screen change. The car was has also received in the past year; new carpet kit, all new reupholstered seats, new headliner, new leather wrapped steering wheel, door panels, rubber mats and new front and rear chrome bumpers. The car runs strong and brakes in a straight line and hustles thru all 4 gears with ease. The period correct radio turns on and will pick up an AM station with some patience and all lights work along with blinkers. The horn is operated by a button under the dash.

This is a spectacular car with lots of extras and it will not see anything but an upside as the time goes on as these earlier Beetles are climbing in values each day! Vehicle comes with a stack of service receipts, 2 shop manuals, original owner's manual, 2 sets of keys and the original tool roll and spare tire.

This vehicle is located at our Grand Rapids facility.

Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final.

Basic

Year
1968
Make
Volkswagen
Model
Beetle
Hobby Segment
Classic
Odometer Reading
25,532
Drivetrain
RWD

Body

Body Style
Coupe
Doors
2
Body Color
Zenith Blue
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Black
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Gasoline
Engine Size
1.6L 4 Cylinder
Transmission Type
4-Speed Manual

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