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Volkswagen Type 34 Karmann Ghia

1966 VW Karmann-Ghia Coupe Red is proud to offer this and incredibly rare VW Karmann coupe Type 3 European Also referred to as a T34. were very few of these bodied cars built and are even fewer in existence This rare collectable is restored and in great condition. The 3 Registry only list 11 of model. According to the information I found, none of these were imported to the United to be sold. This is an extremely car that comes out of the dry state of Solid floor pans and trunk. The seats look and to be real leather and look The correct German sisal was used in the restoration as well.

The is a 1500cc that produces power and driveability. The motor is to a 4 speed transmission with a shifter. This Type 3 or T34 as are also called was the flagship of the series. In the 1960’s this car was crown jewel. 1966 was the year the car was offered with disc brakes.

Volkswagen Type 34 Karmann Ghia

Most of you are well aware of the VW 34 Karmann Ghia, the other Ghia, or as the British call it the Edge Ghia. Germans it der Grosse Karmann Ghia large Karmann Ghia), and the call it the Type 3 Ghia. The 34 is a rare and unique model by the combined talent of three Volkswagen, Carrozzeria Ghia, and Karmann Coachwerks. Here’s a story about the T34. BACKGROUND INFORMATION Volkswagen thinking about a successor to the in the mid-to-late 1950’s. At the time, were getting a great of flack from both the and press because of the Beetles basic design. VW also they needed to enter the middle-class marketplace. By offering a of models with more comfort, standard equipment, and than their beloved VW hoped to offer Beetle an upgrade path. Of course, an car would have a higher as well. So, to respond to this VW designers began, in ’58-’59, on a new series of cars while to keep the basic VW principles of durability and functionality intact. The was creating a line of mid-market By relocating the fan shroud of the Type I and running the fan off of the crankshaft, VW designers up with an engine layout allowed space in the rear of the car to be for an additional luggage compartment. new pancake engine design the additional luggage space Stylists squared off the body, for more interior space and The marketing department also several features to the list of equipment; features

that were previously or optional extras on the Beetle and its low competitors. The models that VW for this new VW 1500 series the basic Sedan (Notchback), (Variant or Squareback), and a sports (Karmann Ghia). The plan for the series included building a based on both the sedan and the Ghia. Neither of these went into production of structural problems with the topless body. In 1956, the was needed. Italians styled flair. VW chose Carrozzeria of Turin, Italy. The Ghia had done an excellent job designing the (Type I) Karmann Ghia. INFO VALUES The VW Type 34 Ghia, the flagship of the VW 1500 is a notable Volkswagen in several It was the only VW ever available built-in fog lamps and an electric sunroof (models 345/346). Its is, at the very least, controversial.To enthusiasts and admirers, it is a beautiful and design. While it was never
to the USA, there are over 300 here today. Mass of the Type 34 Karmann Ghia in March 1962 at the Karmann and ceased in July 1969, a total of 42,510 coupes completed. The Type 34 was not a successful model for VW. It was high-priced (as much as a 356); sales weren’t by access to the large American and the unusual styling, say some, cut Approximately 70% of the 42,510 produced in Germany (30,000) and 30% were (12,500) to countries like Canada, Australia/New Zealand, and European countries. The Type 34 KG believes that there are 2500 remaining Type 34s The high attrition rate is due to caused by the salted roadways to many countries, and to the obsoleteness of parts. The majority of the remaining are in original but unrestored condition, rust in the wheel wells and areas. Few Type 14 Ghias been restored to original
but far fewer of the other Ghia are on the today. That helps the VW Type 34 Karmann Ghia a and valuable collector’s item those who know of its rarity and

The exterior of this vehicle is in shape and appears to have restored to its original condition and several years ago. The is a light red with good and shine. There are a few small chips on the front, aside that the paint is in great with no real blemishes to of. The interior is a soft tan leather material. The interior is in excellent with no real signs of The headliner and carpets are in grat as well. The chrome bumpers good and have only a few scratches when caught in the light. All of the lights work The current mileage shows and is being sold on a clear exempt Texas title. The VIN # Be one of the proud few to get your hands on one of incredibly rare cars you still can. This car is an driver and would make a collection piece. GET OUT AND DRIVE!

Volkswagen Type 34 Karmann Ghia

Volkswagen Type 34 Karmann Ghia
Volkswagen Type 34 Karmann Ghia

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