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1968 Volkswagen Beetle 120 Horsepower on 2040-cars

Year:1968 Mileage:45000 Color: Blue /
 Blue
Location:

Nashville, Michigan, United States

Nashville, Michigan, United States
Transmission:Manual
Body Type:Coupe
Vehicle Title:Clear
Engine:1985cc
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1968
Number of Cylinders: 4
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle - Classic
Trim: Classic
Options: CD Player
Drive Type: Rear
Mileage: 45,000
Exterior Color: Blue
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Interior Color: Blue
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

1968 Volkswagen Type 1 Beetle


This sexy little German is named Heidi
It has a $2,200 rebuilt engine is out of a 1971 Super Beetle bored out to a 1,985cc with a big cam kit with 120bhp
The motor has an estimate 300 miles on it since rebuild
It has a completely restored interior
It has a Hurst shifted 4 speed with reverse lockout
EMPI rims
T Nerf bars
Wiper Blade delete kit
Decklid stand off
It is lowered 2 inches in the back and 3 inches in front, gives it a very nice stance
It has megaphone mufflers
Many other custom touches
All parts total over $5,000

It runs great. It has a very strong engine. If you pop the clutch you can pick up the front end. The transmission is perfect. It has a great sound to it. 

I will consider trades for another type of muscle car or classic truck. Perhaps a rat rod. Or a running T-Bucket or deuce coupe style project. 

This car is worth every penny.

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Audi investing $30.3 billion through 2018 for product expansion

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 18:31:00 EST

How does Audi plan to reach two million units in annual sales and pay for the 11 new models it's adding to its lineup - an expansion that may include models named SQ2, Q9 and F-Tron? By increasing its investment to 22 billion euros ($30.3 billion US) between now and 2018. That figure represents an increase of about 500 million euros over the previously planned outlay, according to a report by Automotive News, and that could be due to Audi wishing to goad the momentum that pushed it to 1.5 million annual sales two years ahead of schedule.
It's also about staving off the challenges from BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Now that BMW has been able to turn some of its attention away from its "i" series of Megacity cars, it will reportedly spend more than planned in 2014 as it continues the rollout of ten all-new vehicles and 15 new-generation vehicles through the end of next year. Mercedes, having been dropped to third in the sales race, is preparing to add 13 new cars over the next six years.
Audi's money is going into technology, into product like the next-generation TT and the Q1 and production expansions and upgrades all over the world. The expenditure represents just under a fourth of Volkswagen's 84.2 billion-euro ($115.7 US) outlay devoted to taking the number-one global automaker title away from General Motors and Toyota by 2018.

Touring the Volkswagen Museum in Wolfsburg

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 11:29:00 EST

Forgive the ribbon up top - this isn't so much of a Read This as a Look At This. Ran When Parked took a tour of the sprawling Volkswagen Museum in Wolfsburg, and while there's a spot of text about the different and unique vehicles on display in the rotating exhibits, it's largely the collection of pictures of odd, one-off VW-badged cars and vans that excites. If you're a fan of the weird and wild, this is a post you'll want to look at.
As RWP points out, this is the larger, but less busy, museum targeted purely at Volkswagen products. The smaller AutoStadt museum, meanwhile, covers a much broader swath, with products from other Volkswagen Group members. Click on over to view the extensive gallery of high-quality images from Ran When Parked.

Happy 60th to the VW Karmann Ghia

Tue, 20 Aug 2013 17:41:00 EST

Volkswagen's product portfolio may be as extensive these days as any other carmaker in the business. But if you still think of the original Beetle as synonymous with the brand, that's probably because a) you're old and b) the Beetle was the company's only product until the mid-50s.
Sixty years ago Wilhelm Karmann (founder of the eponymous coachbuilder) was in Paris for the auto salon and met up with Luigi Segre and his team from Carrozzeria Ghia who showed him what was essentially a "Beetle in a sports coat." A month later they showed it to Volkswagen chief Heinrich Nordhoff who, setting aside his conservative tastes, approved it for production. And so the Volkswagen Karmann Ghia was born, giving the German marque a second product line. It still used Beetle mechanicals and was built at the same Karmann factory in Onsabrück that was already assembling the Beetle Cabriolet.
It took another couple of years to put the design into production, but from 1955 to 1974, Volkswagen and Karmann built 362,601 coupes and 80,881 of the subsequent convertible that arrived in 1957. Today the Onsabrück factory is part of the VW Group, handling production of the Golf Cabriolet, XL1 and Porsche Boxster and Cayman, and with that original Karmann Ghia prototype as part of its factory collection.