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**SOLD** 1973 Volkswagen 1303 Beetle


**SOLD** 1973 Volkswagen 1303 Beetle

The vendor has kindly supplied the following:

  • A customised 1303 Volkswagen Beetle RHD
  • Free Road Tax and MOT exempt (MOT expires October 2020)
  • Black with a metallic silver base coat.  Dechromed
  • Drum brakes front and rear and one piece windows
  • Mountney woodrim steering wheel
  • Non stock seats/cloth interior (unknown origin)
  • Lowered front springs and one spline rear
  • Fibreglass front bumper with integral spoiler
  • Slightly widened front wings
  • Custom wheel adapters by Watfields Ltd 4x130 to 4x100 4x100 PCD 7” x 17” Dare Wheels “F5” with 205/40 ZR17 84W XR tyres from Performance Direct
  • This vehicle was restored by The Herbie Hospital as the main raffle prize for the annual VW Festival 2019 show at Harewood House, Leeds. The raffle tickets are sold with all the proceeds going to Cash For Kids charity
  • The VW Festival have numerous photographs of the vehicle on their Facebook page within the pre event publicity detailing it’s construction/restoration, including interview footage filmed during the show weekend with The Herbie Hospital proprietor Jonathan Crabtree showcasing the vehicle and detailing it’s build
  • It is regrettably offered for sale due to loss of storage

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  • Lot Number: 169
  • Year: 1973
  • Make: Volkswagen
  • Model: 1303 Beetle
  • Registration: WEA 641M
  • Engine Size: 1300
  • Current Milometer Reading: 54,000
  • MOT Expiry Date: 09-10-2020
  • Estimate: £3500>>>