1978 Volkswagen Beetle 1.6 Convertible

Lot: 201

Sold for (£): 3,300
Offered for sale is a 1.6L 1978 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with no history file, this lot's condition scores 79 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A smart, restored, fuel-injected, left-hand drive Beetle Convertible...

  • A US spec '78 Beetle recently imported from America 
  • Finished in a lovely shade of Metallic Burgundy with an excellent soft top
  • Supplied with a fresh MOT before sale and a NOVA with all taxes paid
  • A fun car for the summer and deserves consideration at No Reserve



Lot Details

Registration: RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1978 Engine size: 1.6L
Make: Volkswagen Odometer reading (miles): 77530
Model: Beetle Convertible MOT expiry: 2018-03-14
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1582051689

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 79 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Vehicle History

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