1976 Volkswagen MKI Golf 1.6LS 5dr

Lot: 183

Sold for (£): 10,101
Offered for sale is a 1.6L 1976 Volkswagen Golf 1.6LS 5dr manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 132 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

There's Original, Remarkably Original, and there's this Golf...

  • A 5-door, 1.6 LS finished in Marino Yellow supplied by Drift Bridge Garage on 30/09/1976
  • Three previous owners, 18,058 miles (during its early years) and virtually 'Showroom Fresh'
  • From a private collection of very special Golfs. Huge history file including the original Bill of Sale
  • Featured in 'Ultra Volkswagen' magazine. "One of the most original examples we've ever seen"
  • In the interests of safety, new tyres fitted, and brakes overhauled. Fresh MOT prior to sale
  • This is very special. It's unlikely you will find a more original example 

Lot Details

Registration: OPG 234R RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1976 Engine size: 1.6L
Make: Volkswagen Odometer reading (miles): 18000
Model: Golf 1.6LS 5dr MOT expiry: 2020-02-28
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1763429924

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 132 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Stunning in Marino Yellow


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


New tyres fitted. Rear brake cylinders replaced, front brake calipers overhauled.


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


A 5-door, 1.6 LS finished in Marino Yellow supplied by Drift Bridge Garage on 30/09/1976. Optional extras included F & R Mudflaps, N/S Door Mirror, Rear wash/wipe, Locking Aerial, Locking Petrol Cap and Head Restraints.

Original Service Records, Handbook, original purchase invoice, service invoices from supplying dealer dating back to the 70s and 80s, and older MOTs.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history