1973 Extra Bug

Country and/or Category: Fruit Series Edition, Sweden | VIN range: not known | S-code(s): S714 |
Extras/Options M-code(s): not known

Paint and Upholstery: 

L15M (51) Zitronengelb / Lemon Yellow, Black (37)(cloth)

L30M (59) Tomatenrot / Tomato Red , Black (37)(cloth)

L64M (50) Apfelgrün / Apple Green paintwork, Black (37)(cloth)

Technical Data: 

1600cc typ. 135 “VW 1303 S”

Factory Fitted Optional Equipment:

M095 or M097 Blaupunkt  VW-Radio ‘Emden’ with VW logo on the control knobs.

M 172 Steel-belted radial tires, 155 SR 15, 

M 976  4½J x15 (Lemmerz) “GT” style sports wheels


Sales promotion model for Sweden offering a saving of  approximately 850 kr (SAK) over the normal combined list price of the car plus extras. Additionally of course the Edition offered buyers a chance to own a non-standard paint colour finish.

The Extra Bug was produced by Volkswagen AG at Wolfsburg (Germany).

Sales Literature:

Non produced

Further reading on this website:

Introduction to the “Fruit Series” Group of Editions.

This page last modified: 2019-11-04