1979 Volkswagen Super Beetle Cabriolet

Black 1979 Volkswagen Super Beetle Cabriolet


Lot # 208
Seller: AlfaRacing
Location: Long Beach, CA
VIN: 1592018997
Miles: 11,433
Engine: Fuel-Injected 1.6-Liter Flat-Four
Transmission: Four-Speed Manual
Private/Dealer: Private
Category: Classic Sports

This 1979 Volkswagen Super Beetle Cabriolet was purchased in 2021 and is now being offered by the current owner with a clean CA title. The car is finished in black with a tan leather interior, and power comes from a highly drivable fuel-injected 1.6-liter flat-four paired with a four-speed manual transaxle.

A four-spoke steering wheel wears a Wolfsburg-crest center cap and fronts an 160-km/h speedometer with an inset fuel level gauge. The five-digit odometer shows just under 18,400 Kilometers, which translates to roughly 11,433 Miles. 100 of which were added by the current owner.

The cabin features front bucket seats, a rear bench trimmed in tan basketweave vinyl, and color-coordinated door panels and body-color metal surfaces. Equipment includes a tan soft top, new “Mobelwagen” Aluminum Rims mounted and balanced tires, an operating auxiliary heater and fan, a quartz clock, woodgrain dash trim, a locking glovebox, door storage pockets, and three-point front seatbelts.

This Super Beetle features a Fuel Injected 1.6-Liter Flat-Four engine with the newer header with EGR smog valve attachment. A manually-operated tan soft top with a heated glass rear window.

Work performed by Jim’s Automotive during 2021 includes replacing the clutch and throw-out bearing. Full brakes, four-wheel cylinders, master cylinder replacement, and two drums. New Pertronix ignition, Complete tune-up – Plugs, oil, valve adjust, air filter, spark plugs.

This Super Beetle shows just under 18,400 kilometers and is offered with a clean CA title and exstensive service receipts.

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Starting Bid $1,0000 (Reserve Not Met)
Auction Ended Jan. 13 at 9:31 am U.S. Pacific.
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This one got away but the Seller is still interested in Selling!

Last edited 1 year ago by AlfaRacing