Vehicle is located in Tinley Park, IL. 35 miles south/east of downtown Chicago, Off I-57
(708) 444-4488 - (708) 444-4316
Engine:4Cyl Air-Cooled Boxer Engine
Numbers are Matching
1965 Volkswagen Beetle for sale in Chicago, Illinois. This numbers matching 40HP '65 VW Bug is ready to be packed up with your picnic gear for a relaxing cruise to the beach. Well maintained, new items on this Bug include the following: Paint, tires, rims, floor pans, fenders, rear bumper, headliner, carpet, seat covers, front and rear brakes, master cylinder, shocks, and steering stabilizer. The engine has been fitted with a new alternator, coil, distributor, pushrod tubes and new swing axle boots. Options and equipment include the following: AM/FM radio, vinyl interior, radial tires and aluminum/alloy wheels. Beetle sales boomed in the 1960s, thanks to clever advertising campaigns, and the Beetle's reputation for reliability and sturdiness. On 17 February 1972, when Beetle No. 15,007,034 was produced, Beetle production surpassed that of the previous record holder, the Ford Model T. By 1973, total production was over 16 million, and by 23 June 1992, over 21 million had been produced.1964 saw the introduction of a widened cover for the light over the rear license plate. Towards the end of 1964, the height of the side windows and windscreen grew slightly, giving the cabin a less pinched look: this coincided with the introduction of a very slightly curved ("panoramic") windscreen, though the curve was barely noticeable. This 1965 Volkswagen Beetle can be seen at www.gatewayclassiccars.com, or call 708-444-4488 for additional information. (708) 444-4488 - (708) 444-4316.