1974 V8. 400 HP 355 Chevy rear engine. Porsche suspension

1974 Volkswagen Beetle - Classic V8

Condition: Used
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle - Classic
Type: Coupe
Trim: V8
Year: 1974
Mileage: 10,000
VIN: 1142449470
Color: red
Engine: Chevy V8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: 4 spd Auto
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Black
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Bastrop, Texas, United States

Description for Volkswagen Beetle - Classic 1974

1974 V8 beetle. Rear 355 Chevy/400 HP. Olds toronadao 325 4L trans.Trans built by Phoenix Transmissions. 2.02 double hump heads/solid lifter cam/ keith black flat top pistons/ 10-1 compression/.520lift/280 duration/4 bolt main steel crank/porsche 911 front brakes/porsche 944 rear suspension/tube chassis/porsche fuchs wheels(original 60s 14 inch). Porsche guards red. Car started as rust free body. Pan is still complete. Car built for $ 48k by Bill Harrison Racecraft LLC in Palisade Colorado. 4 speed automatic trans. The build is incredible. The welds and engineering are no back yard build. Very healthy engine. No heat or a/c. No emergency brake. B&M reverse lockout shifter. The paint is 12 years old and is in very nice condition. No major chips. The paint is worthy of any local car show. Radiator under front hood. The car can be seen on the SAMBA website if you search V8 beetle. Build pics and more description. You Tube video/audio if you put in Quintiliani 74 V8 beetle. The car is a toy for me. I would not recommend as a daily driver as it would not enjoy sitting in rush hour traffic . The car is driven every weekend all year long. My average temp runs 195 in normal traffic. Very dependable and is ready to go. Seller handles shipping, but I will assist loading. This car has been my favorite all time toy. Assorted info etc that I have compiled maintaining the car. The reaction it gets is worth owning. Selling to assist with retirement plans. For Questions call 512-228-9065