1972 VW Karmann Ghia Coupe

Lot Number 211

1972 VW Karmann Ghia Coupe

  • Sold for: £6,413

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  • BODY COLOUR
    Red
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    NPH532L

DESCRIPTION

An honest and original RHD 1972 VW Karmann Ghia. Coming with a 1600cc flat-four engine, this example has been enjoyed but well-maintained, with previous owners carrying out much work.

The Volkswagen Karmann Ghia is a sports car marketed in 2+2 coupe (1955-1974) and convertible (1957-1974) body styles by Volkswagen. The Karmann Ghia combined the chassis and mechanicals of the Type 1 (Beetle) with styling by Luigi Segre of the Italian carrozzeria Ghia and hand-built bodywork by the Germaint rear screen, bluetooth, stubby black Hirschmann aerial mast, wired in under bonnet battery conditioning connection for Ctek charger. All extras are reversible and all OEM parts available. No engine, suspension, or exhaust mods. Mileage 36,000n coach-builder Karmann. American industrial designer Walter Dorwin Teague included the Karmann Ghia in his list of the world's most beautifully designed products.

In 1970, larger rear lights integrating the reversing lights along with larger . The car was originally a Honda dealer's demonstrator, and I bought it from them when it was 1 year old with some 750 miles on clock. Carefully looked after, in excellent original condition, accident free vehicle, almost new rear tyres, fronts 5mwrap-around indicators were adopted. In 1972 large square-section bumpers replaced the smooth round original design.m, MOT to September 2014, full Honda service history, always garaged. I am considering selling as I hardly use the car any more.

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
211
Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
KARMANN GHIA COUPE
Registration Number
NPH532L
MOT Expiry
09/08/2015
Chassis Number
1422135759
Engine Number
AD313910
Body Colour
Red

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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 Everyday 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

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