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1957 Volkswagen Beetle Restomod
(Featured on 6th May 2014)

Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle
Year: 1957

Sellers original description:

1957 Volkswagen Beetle Oval Window Coupe.

One Of A Kind 1957 Vw "oval Window" Beetle.

One Of A Kind 1957 Volkswagen "oval Window" Beetle Finished In Period Correct And Immaculate Diamond Green Paint While The One Off Interior Has Been Redone In Tan And Green While Keeping A Vintage Look. This Beetle Has Been Built To A Level Of Quality And Detail Rarely Seen In The Vw World. Only The Best Parts Were Used In Its Construction And Each Part Was Detailed To The Extreme Before Being Fitted. The Body Is All Stock And Un-altered With All The Trim Fittings In Place. The Car Now Rides On Early Porsche Wheels 15x4.5 Up Front And 15x6 In The Rear With Each Center Cap Having Been Carefully Hand Painted, Chrome Bumperguards Were Added For Flash And Protection, Custom Oval Rearview Mirror Was Mated To An Original Stlye Sunvisor, The Steering Wheel Is A Modified Unit From A Porsche 356, Gorgeous Custom Gauge Housing Fitted Under The Dash, One Off Shift Light Has Been Given A Vintage Look And Looks Like It Came From The Factory, Even Drilled Aluminum Glove Box Hinges Have Been Custom Fabbed For Extra Detail. Under The Hood The Engine Has Been Upgraded With A 2275cc Flat 4 Featuring Weber Carbs/ Vertex Magneto/scat Crank/ Cima Pistons/ Mofoco Ported Polished Heads Producing An Estimated 180 Horsepower Mated To An Upgraded 4-speed Transmission With A Berg Locking Shifter. The Attention To Detail Borders On Obsessive, Every Bolt Featuring Red Anodized Washers, Every Wire Has Been Labeled At Both Ends And Tie Wrapped Every Inch, Quick Release Decklid Hinges For Shows Or Maintenence, Everything Has Been Chromed, Polished Or Painted!! This Vw Has Been Featured In Several Magazines And You Will Be Hard Pressed To Find Other Beetle Of This Caliber Ever Again!!

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1957 Volkswagen Beetle Restomod Wheel

1957 Volkswagen Beetle Restomod Engine Bay

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1957 Volkswagen Beetle Restomod Rear Interior

1957 Volkswagen Beetle Restomod Interior Roof Headlining

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