2-door saloon.

The now familiar formula of rear-mounted air-cooled flat-four engine and all-torsion-bar springing; first Beetle into Britain though not many sold, and official imports don't begin till mid-'53 . Minimal brightwork, no synchromesh, and cable-operated mechanical brakes. All with divided rear windows. 16ins wheels to October '52, 15ins thereafter. Curiosity value.

Technical Specifications
1131cc (HO4 OHV)
Rear engine, rear-wheel drive
Production dates
1944 to 1953
Number produced
527,508 all 1131cc saloons
Thousands of classic cars for sale!

Find your next car in our classifieds – the classic of your dreams could be just a click away...

Classifieds Image