1974 Volkswagen Beetle 'Baja Bug'

Lot: 317

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Offered for sale is a 1.641L 1974 Volkswagen Baja Super Beetle manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 108 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Magazine voted in 2012 as the "Best street-legal 'Baja' in the UK''...

  • Originally a 1303S, superbly restored and rebuilt between 2010-2012
  • Traditional California Baja Beetle-style finished in 'House of Kolor' Blue Kandy
  • Currently fitted with a 1641cc running twin Dellortos and performance exhausts
  • Work carried out by DC Customs of Northampton at a cost in excess of £36,000
  • Just 2,673 miles since rebuild. MOT until 6th March 2020, issued with 'no advisories'

Lot Details

Registration: FAO 180N RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1974 Engine size: 1.641L
Make: Volkswagen Odometer reading (miles): 2673
Model: Baja Super Beetle MOT expiry: 2020-03-06
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1342065965

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 108 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Stunning paintwork in 'House of Kolor' Blue Kandy.


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


Fully retrimmed in blue/black Alcantara.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Performance built 1641cc running twin Dellorto carburettors with performance exhausts.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Standard type 4-speed manual

Running Gear

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


Completely rebuilt and has only covered 2,673 miles since completion.


Minor: Major:


Completely renewed electrics.  Odometer was recalibrated and set to zero in 2012.

Vehicle History


Same family owned 1979-2016. Build sheet and costing. Some early history, and also recent expenditure.

About the Condition Report

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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 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