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Vw Beetle 1974 Amber, Sun Roof, Custom on 2040-cars

Year:1974 Mileage:0
Location:

Moore Haven, Florida, United States

Moore Haven, Florida, United States


One of a kind. Newly restored. Almost everything new.

True mileage unknown as custom dash was installed by the previous owner.

New canvas sliding top sun roof

Custom rear deck with speakers

Custom fiberglass dash

New black OEM carpet, new black headliner, new rubber gaskets on windows and doors, new door panels, new black OEM front and rear seat covers

Cobra tires and custom rims in excellent condition, 10 rear wheels in excellent condition, rear disk brakes

New 12V battery

Sony CD player, 4 new speakers

Beautiful OEM Amber paint - new OEM chrome

Custom rear spoiler, French rear taillights, custom built-in turn signal lights, custom fiberglass front and rear fenders, custom fiberglass running boards

1600CC rebuilt motor with new manifold, new 2 barrel carburetor, and custom header exhaust

4 speed transmission, Scat 4 speed shifter, new clutch, throwout bearing

Performance exhaust header system

New gas tank and new electric fuel pump

NOTE: This is a 40-year-old vehicle and is being sold AS IS. We have listed the vehicle for sale locally so this listing may end early.


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Anti-union group files lawsuit against VW and UAW

Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:47:00 EST

The fight for unionization at Volkswagen's Chattanooga, TN, factory isn't letting up. Yesterday, the National Labor Relations Board decided to allow anti-United Auto Workers employees at the plant the right to defend voting down the measure. Now, a group called the National Right to Work Foundation has filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of five workers against VW and the UAW for allegedly working together to organize.
The group says in a release that it wants "to block further collusion between the company and the United Auto Workers." It alleges that VW forced workers to attend "mandatory pro-union meetings" and prevented managers from opposing. In a rebuttal on its website, the UAW called the claims "baseless" and said its actions were entirely legal.
One possible problem faces the carmaker in regards to the lawsuit. According to the Detroit Free Press, a recent US Court of Appeals ruling found that neutrality agreements like the one the business had with the UAW could be illegal if the company provided "things of value" to the union. The newspaper also claims that VW held a mandatory employee meeting concerning the election, but workers were free to leave during the UAW's presentation.

Volkswagen to add 50k jobs by 2018

Thu, 04 Apr 2013 08:00:00 EST

Volkswagen still has its eyes set on becoming the top global automaker by 2018, and to get there, it's apparently going to need more boots on the ground. Automotive News Europe is reporting that VW is looking to increase its staff by 50,000 over the next five years - an increase of nine percent - which does not include an increase in its US dealer network.
According to the report, a majority of the growth will come from China where the automaker is also looking to double its production capacity in the same time frame. The Volkswagen Group is already expected to rival General Motors for the top sales spot in China this year, and such a rapid expansion in the region could make a good springboard for sales increases in other countries.

Silverado HD, Touareg V10 TDI face off in diesel tug-of-war

Sun, 30 Dec 2012 19:01:00 EST

A couple weeks ago, we watched a Chevrolet Silverado get dominated by a Dodge Ram Heavy Duty in a fullsize pickup tug-of-war, but in that truck's defense, Chevy's Vortec gas engine was no match for the torquey Cummins turbo diesel. For our next round of vehicular tug-of-war, a Duramax-powered Silverado HD takes on Volkswagen Touareg V10 TDI.
Now, on paper, putting the Duramax V8's 365 horsepower and 660 pound-feet of torque up against the V10's 310 hp and 553 lb-ft looks like an easy win for the Bowtie, but unfortunately, this battle has a similar result as the Dodge versus Chevy video, with the Silverado smoking its tires trying to move forward as it gets pulled backwards. Put another way: YouTube 2, Chevy Silverado 0.
It just goes to show, though, that big tires, bolt-on fender flares and goofy smoke stacks don't improve your towing abilities. Besides, what did the Silverado driver expect when the Touareg V10 TDI has towed a Boeing 747 in the past?