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1956 VW Oval Window Ragtop

Sale price: $21,500.00 make an offer

Seller's notes: "Excellent Condition."

Sale type: Fixed price listing

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1956 VW Oval Window Ragtop for sale

Current customer rating: current rating for this car(2.05) based on 530 votes

Up for auction is my 1956 Oval Window Ragtop. The car is located in Austin. X - I am having a friend post it for me. You will be hard pressed to find one nicer. I looked for many years before finding this beautiful machine. It has about 4. 00 miles since the complete restoration. Driven on sunny days and weekends and to local car shows.

The car has had a complete pan off restoration with new pans replaced and finished with satin black powder coat. Top and bottom 2 inch narrowed adjustable beam with front and rear disk brakes. pro street trans with freeway flyer 4th & 4. 12 R&P welded 3rd and 4th with H/D side plate. Sway bars front and camber compensator rear. Truss Bar also installed. Very nice and straight body with single stage black paint. Correct 4 tab hood and W deck lid. new headlights and snowflake tail lights new bumpers and moldings. running boards and pop out quarter windows.   1pc door glass. stay fast canvas sliding roof in black.  Wheels are restored and polished real Fuch wheels 15 by 5. 5 front. with 145/15 tires front and 215/60/15 rear (15x6 deep rears). 15x5 spare.  

The interior has custom Subaru seats in tan vinyl with recline and height adjustment custom rear seat.   Door trim panels in vinyl and suede. headliner in tan suede. Koch restored steering wheel  80mph speedometer and custom 90mph speedometer. Center grille with Tachometer. new rebuilt pedals. Empi Shifter. wiring harness as well.

The engine is a 2332cc built by the late and well known Mark Herbert. 84mm crank by 94mm pistons full flow with filter and cooler with fan 7qt system. Never runs hot even in 100+ degree temps. 48 IDA Webbers and MSD ignition system with 6al box. 42mm by 37mm ported heads. 120 Engle cam with 1. 25 rockers and 75 amp alternator. chrome engine tins and shroud. Engine made 160hp on Jaycees Dyno & 130hp to the wheels. Car has stage 1 clutch and Cushlok disk. Car is very reliable and fast.

I'm not too good with email. Please contact Tim for more details – 512. 627. 3098 - no calls after 9:00pm CST please.




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from OSCAR, dated 24 april 2020
hello, I would be interested in the car, is it possible to have some more photos?
Thanks I write from Italy and I wanted to know if you ship the car and under what conditions,
Thank you have a nice day
Oscar Romegialli

from Charles Shook, dated 07 march 2014
Does this car have a standard trans?

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