The Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

Lot : SP08
1957 Volkswagen Beetle Custom

Offered Without Reserve

Auctioned on Saturday, April 13, 2013

Sold at $16,500

    A totally unique and highly customized “Show Bug” with extensive body modifications including Frenched ’54 Buick headlights, Frenched ’39 Ford teardrop Bluedot tail lights, Frenched licence plate, shaved body chrome – deck lid and door handles, remote electric doors, custom nerf bars and tube running boards. Power is in the form of a generously chromed 1835 cc engine with polished heads, the suspension has been lowered and disc brakes added. The custom seats are upholstered in leather and aircraft tweed and the shaved dash has been fitted with VDO gauges. A 100 watt stereo belts out the tunes while cruising the streets with the canvas sunroof open. The winner of numerous custom awards, this Beetle also appeared on the cover of VW Trends Magazine.