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VOLKSWAGEN 1600

2-door saloon, fastback coupè, estate car.

Bigger-engined (and twin-carb) 1500, with front discs and new Fastback model; saloon no longer UK-available. From 1967, 12-volts and additional semi-automatic model with semi-trailing rear; this much-improved suspension standardised for 1969. Ungainly restyle for 1970. Fuel-injection TE Fastback and E Variant (estate) join range for 1971.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1584cc (HO4 OHV) 
Configuration:
Rear engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1967 to 1973  
Number produced:
601,286 fastbacks, other styles see 1500