1969 Volkswagen Beetle Overview


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Vw Bug! by Grahame
 — Bought this car in 2002 and it cost £600 - Approx £8k later and this is it now! Pic 1 shows the front suspension wound right down and narrowed beam, 20mm ground clearance!!! Images 2 shows rear ... Read More
Simply The Best Car Ever Made by Chris
 — simple easy to work on. extensive aftermarket support. great people. the performance is, well, terrible compaired to today's cars. altho, with the aftermarket support, these cars can be made to out... Read More
Drive , Drive And Drive Again .... by Rémy
 — My beetle : the performance are bad and it has the worst braking have never seen but I LOVE IT !!! . It is a 42 years 's old machine and it is again alive , old volkswagens never die !!!! Driving an... Read More

1969 Volkswagen Beetle Overview

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1969 Volkswagen Beetle

Minor and fairly invisible changes were made to the Volkswagen Beetle for 1969. The ignition lock included a steering wheel lock, and the rear-view mirror got a day/night adjustable feature. Double-jointed rear axles were included on all U.S. models. The warning lights on the instrument panel received identifying letters or symbols, and late in the year the speedometer received a 1/10th of a mile indicator.

Little else changed for the '69 Beetle. Power was provided by a 1500cc air-cooled, rear-mounted engine that produced 53 horsepower. A four-speed manual transmission and telescopic shock absorbers were also part of the package.

Standard features included swiveling sun visors, coat hooks, assist straps, an automatic windshield washer, an overhead light, folding rear seats, and luggage space under the front hood and in a three-foot carpeted compartment behind the rear seats. A convertible top was optional.


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