1965 VW Notchback - Restored

1965 Volkswagen Type III Notchback 1500 S

Condition: Used
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Type III
SubModel: Notchback 1500 S
Type: Coupe
Doors: 2
Year: 1965
Mileage: 500
VIN: 315157264
Color: White
Transmission: Manual
Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
Interior color: Red
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Description for Volkswagen Type III 1965

A stunning Notchback - complete restoration with tasteful updates and modifications.Pearl White with Red Mesh Interior-ready to show, ruise, nd enjoy. Purchased as a driver after being featured on Bring A Trailer in October of 2012 (http://bringatrailer.com/2012/09/25/1965-volkswagen-type-3-notchback-2/)

Frame off restoration over 2 years detailed in this build threadhttp://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=532971.

Purchase price far under build cost.


New body off chassis "Pearl White"paint - body is a 9 out of 10 (some minor gapissues on passenger door, few dingson deck lid)A solid, ust free examplepurchased out of ArizonaNew Gerson floor pans - chassis completely rebuilt and powder coatedAll new chrome, ubber and seals from ISP-WestNew windshield, ll other glass original to the car (passenger glass is scratched, ront windshielddoes not have chrome trim installed, ut new chrome trim and windshield seal will convey with sale)Rear pop-outwindows (rebuilt ISP seals)


TMI Red Mesh Interior with charcoalGerman square weave carpetNew TMI headlinerWood interior accents including Flat Four reproduction Nardi Steering Wheel and windows cranks and custom fabricated Mahogany door trim (original steering wheel will convey with sale)Brand new high-quality Coco Mats from Cocomats.com(Black and Terra-cotta)Original un-cracked dash (small marred area on driver side)Rebuilt working gauges, lock converted to quartz movementISP Jail Bar & cup holder accessory


Short axle conversion (original axles will convey with sale)Lowered via torsion bar and spring plate adjustment (not cut or notched)New tie rods and bushings

Wheels & Tires

Conversion to Porsche Pattern (5x130) WheelsFlat-Four reproduction chrome Fuchs (4.5" x15 front, .5" x15 rear)ContinentalPro Contact Tires (175x85 front and 205x65 rear)Flat FourFuch 5x130 4.5"Spare TireWolfsburg Center Caps (Not Pictured)


4 Wheel disc-brake conversionNew ATEdual-circuitmaster brake cylinder conversionNew rotors, adsNew hard and soft lines


Freshly rebuilt 1641 cc Dual Port, ual Webber 134's <500 miles on rebuild - strong running motor built by reputable air-cooled shop (Monkey Nut in Charlotte, C)Engine numberU5061182 - late model 1600 (not original 1500)12 volt conversion - new regulator, ll bulbs, auges and components converted to 12v (new ISP wiring harness, attery)Rebuilt generatorNew distributor, ap, otor and condenserAll engine tin blasted and powder coatedOriginal gas tank stripped, owder coated and linedStockexhaust - complete with new chrome tipHeater boxes present but not connected


Rebuilt transmission with 4.12 Ring & Pinion <500 milesbuilt by reputable air-cooled shop (Monkey Nut in Charlotte, C)


Pedro Rack roof rack in matching mahoganyOwners manual and reproduction tool kitAll gauges,and car features work with the exception of the radio (originalSapphire 6v AM radio included but not connected, -volt step-down will convey with sale) and the windshield washer (tank included but not connected)Many spare parts included (original steering wheel, pare chrome, irschman antenna, tc)Book of receipts and build documentation and USB Memory Stick with over 200 digital photos of build

WE ARE A LICENSED AND BONDED NORTH CAROLINA DEALER, herefore, f you will be registering this vehicle in the State of North Carolina, e are required by law to register it for you, n which we case, e will also collect Highway Use Tax, icense plate and registration fees. Cars that are to be registered in another state, r to be exported, re not subject to North Carolina Highway Use Tax.

SHIPPING - We have Ebay experience and have access to trustworthy transportation companies for US and Worldwide delivery. YOU, he buyer, re responsible to pay for transportation unless otherwise agreed in writing on our signed buyer's order.We will assist with shipping at buyers expense. We can arrange shipping at significantly discounted rates.

DESCRIPTIONS AND CONDITION - We will endeavor to describe any flaws and conspicuous blemishes, ut we've found that two people can have a very different idea of what is an acceptable attribute, r what condition is expected of any particular mileage vehicle. If paint condition is a concern to you contact us and let us describe the vehicle to you hands on. If mechanical condition is important to you, e encourage inspections from franchised dealers, nspection service companies and independent mechanics. We will do whatever we can to help to have an inspection completed, ncluding delivering a car to a franchised dealer or independent mechanic, ithin a reasonable distance.

ALLVEHICLES ARE SOLD "AS IS", nless still covered by manufacturer's warranty.

At our dealership we work very hard to accurately describe our vehicles through text descriptions and elaborate photos. When you purchase a pre-owned vehicle it is not a new vehicle. Any used vehicle can have normal wear and blemishes. Before placing a bid please read the descriptions thoroughly and view all pictures.