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Old 07-19-2006, 04:09 AM   #1
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Default I wish I had alot of money.

I'd buy one of these in a heartbeat.

Before my dad passed away, he loved them, we had two of them. . An early 70'* super beetle, and a late 60'* non super beetle.. I don't really know how to tell the two apart other than the vents under the front bumper and behind the rear vent windows..

But either way, This is really really pretty.. i think i'm going to get one some time within the next 15 years and restore it if I can find one that will be a good candidate.



oh man

You guys like these cars??
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I love Beetles. I've had a '49, '64, and a '66. Never was a fan of the Super Bettles, tho. I prefer the flat windshield. Unfortunately, those that are in decent shape, the folks that own them are pretty proud of them and they are kinda pricey..
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Can't you just bring onein from Mexico? They just stopped aking them there a few years ago.
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Can't you just bring onein from Mexico? They just stopped aking them there a few years ago.
Nope. You can't even get a show-and-display license for a Mexican bug. They can't be registered in the States, not even as a parts vehicle.
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I love Beetles. I've had a '49, '64, and a '66. Never was a fan of the Super Bettles, tho. I prefer the flat windshield. Unfortunately, those that are in decent shape, the folks that own them are pretty proud of them and they are kinda pricey..
My uncle has a '66 in Blue, widened fenders.. He'* got 7" wide camaro rims on it.. (with cheapy wal mart hub caps that kill the look) :(

It'* faded paint, but was one of the most fun vehicles I've ever driven, even if it is slow..
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