This models of Volkswagen is popular. Every country has nickname for it. Do you know herbie? VW Beetle Racing in the movie? Yes, it famous movie for couple years before. Why this VW Beetle 1966 is so legendary? The main reason is the model, unique and performance.
You can imagine, how wonderful it is. The ideas for design were unbelievable. In that era, maybe this is usual car, no different with another, but if you build this at present time. Just tell me, you got your spotlight, everyone will enjoy their look.
Here the spesification :
Also called “Beetle”, “Super Beetle”, Käfer “Bug”, “Superbug”,”Kodok”, “Coccinelle”, “Maggiolino”, “Maggiolone”, “Fusca”, “Vocho”, “Escarabajo”, “Bolillo”, “Pichirilo”, “Cucaracha”.
Production 1938–2003: 21,529,464 built (of which 15,444,858 in Germany, incl. 330,251 Cabriolets, and ≈ 3,350,000 in Brazil)
Assembly Wolfsburg, Hanover, Emden, Ingolstadt, Osnabrück, Germany; Melbourne, Australia; Brussels, Belgium; São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil; Jakarta, Indonesia; Dublin, Ireland; Puebla, Puebla, Mexico; Auckland, New Zealand; Lagos, Nigeria; Manila, Philippines; Uitenhage, South Africa; Sarajevo, Yugoslavia; Valencia, Venezuela; Heinola, Finland
Body and chassis
Class : Subcompact, economy car
Body style : 2-door saloon, 2-door convertible
Layout RR layout
Engine : 1100 cc H4, 1200 cc H4, 1300 cc H4, 1500 cc H4, 1600 cc H4
Transmission 4-speed manual transaxle
4-spd semi-automatic, Saxomat (from 1961)
3-spd semi-automatic, Autostick (1967–76)
Wheelbase 2,400 mm (94.5 in)
Length 4,079 mm (160.6 in)
Width 1,539 mm (60.6 in)
Curb weight 800–840 kg (1,760–1,850 lb)
You see? Not just strong body, but it has a beautiful power to ride. Sometime we need this to make sure that our life is very colorful. Isn’t it? Let’s talking about your ideas, and compare it with this :