VW Beetle Production Numbers 1973 Info
Original Price: Sedan: $2,299, Convertible: $3,450
Chassis Numbers: 113 2000 001 to 113 3021 954
* Horsepower decreased from 60 to 46.* Super Beetle received a curved windshield.* Large, circular tail lights complex combined stop light, turn signals, tail and backup lights.* Stronger bumpers add an inch to overall length.* Front seat adjusted to any of 77 different positions.* More durable, easier to operate clutch, softer transmission mounts.*Improved intake preheating for faster cold weather starts.* Windshield wiper arms receive black finish.* Inertial-reel safety belts added. * 6:00 x 15L tires and 41/2 inch wide wheels.* "Sport Bug" introduced.