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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Last Type 1 VW Bug - 2003



Volkswagen was established in Mexico in 1954

The last type 1 VW Beetle (No. 21,529,464) rolled off the production line at Puebla, Mexico, on July 30th, 2003

A mariachi band serenaded production of the last car.


  • Engine: Fuel-injected four-cylinder horizontally opposed, 1,584 cc, 50 hp
  • Rated fuel milage: 32.5 mpg-US (7.2 L/100 km; 39.0 mpg-imp)
  • Max cruising speed: 130 km/h (81 mph)
  • Brakes: front disc, rear drum
  • Passengers: Five
  • Tank: 40 L (11 US gal; 9 imp gal)
  • Colours: Aquarius blue, Harvest Moon beige.