1955 Classic VW Oval Window Beetle - Rust Free Volkswagen Bug
- Location: Portland, Oregon, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Volkswagen
- Model: Beetle - Classic
- Type: Coupe
- Year: 1955
- Mileage: 9,942
- Color: Black
- Engine size: 1600cc
- Number of cylinders: 4
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Red
- Vehicle Title: Clear
- Options: Sunroof
1955 Volkswagen Beetle - Classic description
1955 beetle, built in Sept of 55, (1956 specifications)2-fold ragtop sunroofSemaphore turn signals (working)BRM wheels and BF Goodrich tiresNew 1600cc dual port engine, just over 700 miles on the new engine, we just haven't had much free time to take it out.(Engine includes: as41 dual relief Brazilian case, new internals, new Mahle Pistons/cylinders, new heads, new intake, new SVDA distributor with electronic ignition, new high output alternator for brighter lights.)Car has been updated to 12vNew brakesAdjustable front beam with drop spindlesAdjustable spring plates in the rear make changing ride height easyStainless roof rackFresh rebuilt 67 tunnel type transmission provides superior gearing for freeway cruising,Rust free car, original pans have not been welded on.Correct W deck lid and H apronNew headliner, carpet, ragtop, seats, panels, etc.St Christopher horn button and leather skin on steering wheel.Lots of little add ons and accessories.What you see is what you get!
I'm sure I've forgotten some information so please email any questions and I'll post replies for everyone to see.
Overall an impressive little oval window for weekend cruising, gets many compliments as you can imagine.
Thank you for checking out our Listing!On Oct-12-16 at 17:50:50 PDT, seller added the following information:
Other details that may be useful:
New heater boxesNew header exhaust system (with stock look pipes)New fuel pumpNew Bosch coilNew solex carbThe fan shroud is the later doghouse offset type for better oil coolingNew melling high volume oil pump installedExtra 009 distributor included (in case electronic ignition ever fails on a trip)intake manifold is newBoth rear quarter windows are original pop-outs.Engine uses a stock oil bath air filter due to low clearance with the old style "W" deck lid.Locking roof rack, keys and removal tool are provided.The picnic set in the back is included, and there is an accessory basket that holds coffee cups and fits on the hump in the floor, it's included also.Bambus parcel tray.All glass is in good shape.The safety star and third brake light are all wired so they illuminate when you brake and when you use the turn signals for extra safety.The rear view mirror has a little flip down accessory sun shade installed.Owners manual and a few miscellaneous repair and maintenance manuals are included.Will included a box with any small spare items I have in the garage that go with the car.Car has been garaged the entire time we have owned it, also previous owner kept it garaged.
Hopefully these are helpful details.Thank you for checking out our beetle!