Category: 60s

1960s

1969

1969 – WOLFSBURG – Export to Norway – Beetle – 100,000 1969 – WOLFSBURG – Export to Norway – Volkswagen – 150,000 The chalkboard says: Dear Beetle – Today on September 4th, 69 you...

1968

7 FEBRUARY 1968 – WOLFSBURG – Export record. Beetle – 300,000 for Netherlands. MARCH 1968 – EMDEN – Production record Volkswagen – 500,000 12 JUNE 1968, 1.30 PM – PUEBLA – Production record for Mexico...

1967

12 JANUARY 1967 – D’LETEREN, VORST, BRUSSELS – Production record Volkswagen – 500,000   MARCH 1967 – BRUSSELS – Production record. Plant – 500,000  11 MARCH 1967 – EMDEN – Plant record – Volkswagen –...

1966

  11 JANUARY 1966 – EMDEN – Production record. Plant – 100,000 1966 – WOLFSBURG – Export record to Norway – Volkswagen – 100,000

1965

15 SEPTEMBER 1965 – WOLFSBURG – Volkswagen – 10,000,000 1965 – Export record. Kreis Oldenburg – 5,000. MAY 1965 – Export record. Bergamo – 3,000. 13 MAY 1965 – D’LETEREN, VORST, BRUSSELS – Plant...

1964

SUMMER 1964 – RAMSGATE DISTRIBUTION CENTER, UK  – Import record VW (GB) Ltd. – Volkswagen 1200 – 100,000 6 DECEMBER 1964 – EMDEN. First off production line for USA  

1963

1963 – WOLFSBURG – Export record – Volkswagen – Norway – 50,000 1963 – UITENHAGE, SOUTH AFRICA – CKD Beetle – 100,000    

1962

SEPTEMBER 1962 – WOLFSBURG. Production record. Beetle – 5,000,000 OCTOBER 1962 – WOLFSBURG. Export record. 200,000 Volkswagen for Netherlands. 1962 – OTAHUHU, NEW ZEALAND Production record  – 10,000 Beetle.

1961

4 DECEMBER 1961 – Production record. Volkswagen – 5,000,000 Vehicle officially presented to the Red Cross. MARCH 1961 – Production record. Plant. Australia – 100,000  

1960

1960 – Export for Norway – Volkswagen – 25,000 60s – Export record. South Africa – 100,000 60s – Export record. Paraguay – 1,000 60s – Export record. USA – 250,000 1960 – 1000th...