1983 Alpine White

Country and/or Category: Europe, Mexico | VIN range: not known | S-code(s): S710 |
Extras/Options M-code(s): M218

Paint and Upholstery:

L90E  Alpineweiß / KK4(13) Aubergine cloth upholstery facings / 5ML (13) upholstery leatherette, door cards etc.,

Wheels were finished in standard L 91 Silber-metalic (Chromfarben) paintwork fitted with chrome hubcaps and chrome trim rings 111 601 155

Technical Data:

1200cc typ. 111* unbadged

Factory Fitted Optional Equipment:

M218 chrome trim rings 111 601 155


S710 Sonderaktion *VW 1200 Mit Aussenlackrung ‘Alpineweiß’, Innenausstattung ‘Aubergine”* was officially marketed in Germany and Austria

A total of 300 Alpineweiß-Käfer were produced i by Volkswagen de México, S.A. de C.V., Puebla, Mexico,  for export to Europe.

* (The standard factory specification of the Alpineweiß-Käfer was consistent with the contemporary Mexican “1200L” export model officially manufactured for sale in Germany between 1979 and 1985. The model differed in small detail ways from the preceding German manufactured 1200L Käfer for the home (inland). The changes included the addition of an electric screen wash system, heated rear window and head restraints as standard equipment.)

Sales Literature:

None known

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