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1962 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE SEDAN
Chassis Code:
Type 1
ENGINE
Engine Code:
Type 1 (AS41)
Type:
2276cc Horizontally opposed four, magnesium block, aluminum heads, OHV.
Internal Mods:
Wiseco 94mm Pistons, Scat 137mm H-Beam Connecting Rods, CB Performance 82mm Super Race Crankshaft, CB Performance Straight Cut Cam Gears, Engel FK45 Camshaft, Schubeck Composite Mushroom Lifters, Manton Series 3 Push Rods, Scat Pro-Comp 1.4 Ratio Rocker Arm Assemblies, Volkswagen 043 Performance Technology V7 Port Heads, Manley 42mm x 37mm Custom Race Series Valves, Manley 10° Titanium Retainers & Keepers, Performance Technology Dual Valve Springs, 9.7:1 Compression.
External Mods:
K&N Airfilters, Weber IDF 48mm Carburetors, Bugpack Intake Manifolds, A1 Performance 1-5/8" Sidewinder Header, Magnaflow 2-1/2" Muffler, Bosch 55-amp Alternator, Odyssey PC680 Drycell Battery, MSD Digital-6 Ignition Control, MSD Blaster High Vibration Coil, MSD Billet Distributor, MSD 8.5mm Super Conductor Spark Plug Wires, DENSO Iridium Power Spark Plugs, Gene Berg Oil Filler & Breather Box, Gene Berg Full-Flow Oil System, System 1 Oil Filter, Setrab Fan Pack Oil Cooler, Gene Berg 1.5qt Oil Sump, Bugpack Breather Box.
DRIVETRAIN
Layout:
Longitudinal rear engine, rear-wheel drive.
Drivetrain Mods:
Volkswagen Type 1 Lightened Flywheel, Kenndy Stage 2 Pressure Plate, CB Performance Super Disc, MPH Pro Comp Transmission (3.88 Final, 3.78 1st, 2.25 2nd, Welded 1.58 3rd & 1.21 4th Gem Gears), Zahnradfabrik Friedrichshafen (ZF) Limited Slip Differential, Sway-A-Way Axles, Gene Berg Rubber Mounted Transmission Mount, Gene Berg HD Nose Cone & Cradle Mounts, Bugpack Rear Transmission Strap, Gene Berg Quick Shifter.
SUSPENSION
Front:
Koni Special "D" Adjustable Shocks, Whiteline 5/8" (16mm) Swaybar, SR Racing Offset Camber Bushings, Bugpack Caster Shims, Sway-A-Way Front Leaf Spring Adjusters, Koni Special "D" Adjustable Steering Dampener.
Rear:
Koni Special "D" Adjustable Shocks, Sway-A-Way Camber Stop, Bugpack Flop Stop Kit, JCL Spring Plate Retainers, TG Fab Chassis Brace.
BRAKES
Front:
CSP Disc Brake Kit (11" Porsche 356 Rotors & 48mm Caliper Pistons), CSP Stainless Steel Braided Brake Hose.
Rear:
CB Performance Race Disc Brake Kit (11" Porsche 914 Rotors & 34mm Caliper Pistons), CSP Stainless Steel Braided Brake Hose.
WHEELS AND TIRES
Wheels:
Porsche 911 Fuchs 15x4.5J front, Porsche 911 Fuchs 15x6J rear.
Tires:
Pirelli P3000E 175/65HR15 front, Yokohama AVS ES100 215/60VR15 rear.
EXTERIOR
Body:
Volkswagen Type 1 Beetle Convertible decklid.
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