The 1973 Sports Bug was a limited edition release with a host of special details that were not seen on other Beetles – it was a one time release in 1973 – cars with VIN’s that start with 133XXX are Sports Bugs. 20,000 worldwide were produced.THIS CAR:
Importer/Dealer Fitted Optional Equipment:In line with intensive media promotion Dealership’s offered an array of themed optional accessories were offered and ‘loaded’ showroom display cars with them. These including:
My description is based on my observations – there may be things that I have missed or rust under the body that I have not noticed. The car cannot be driven away as the tires are old and the brakes need to be checked and the car needs a tune up to run smoothly. The previous owner may have had work done on the car prior to my ownership that I am not aware of.
1973 Volkswagen Beetle – Classic 1973 VW Sports Bug, Super Beetle, Limited Edition, Rare California Car now green