1966 Volkswagen Beetle 1300

Lot: 530

Sold for (£): 7,150
Offered for sale is a 1.3L 1966 Volkswagen Beetle 1300 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 99 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A delightful, sixties Beetle fresh from a sympathetic restoration ...

  • Supplied new by Fourways Garage in Sandbach, Chesire on Sept 1st, 1966
  • Just two registered owners and 41,000 miles indicated
  • Full glass-out, trim-out restoration and repaint
  • Thousands spent on mechanical rejuvenation. See below 
  • Presented in its original colour of Fontana Grey
  • Original VW stamped service record present with various manuals and instruction books


Lot Details

Registration: STU885D RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1966 Engine size: 1.3L
Make: Volkswagen Odometer reading (miles): 41000
Model: Beetle 1300 MOT expiry: 2018-02-15
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1161005570

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 99 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


excellent condition, undersealed 


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


excellent condition, seats original, 


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Rebuilt original engine. 


Gears: Drive-shaft:


reconditioned gearbox 

Running Gear

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


Everything was replaced with regards to running gear. stainless components used where possible


Minor: Major:


Everything works as it should

Vehicle History


Original VW stamp book present recorded up to 18,000 miles Mileage is now 41,000 loads of history. Car was off the road for 20 years. Original plates have been kept. 

About the CCA 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