Left in September 1973, the Jeans
beetle is destined to a young clientele and it's based on the 1200 model,
receives an orange paintwork with adhesive stripes on doors with the motif
"Jeans", sports wheels, Chrome elements are replaced by elements
painted in black, Denim seat covers with coloured stitching and pockets on
the back rests. Jeans beetles are everywhere a commercial success. VW will produce a second edition that will introduce new combinations of color
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the "Jeans Kit"
VW proposed in middle of year
1974, a kit that allowed all owners of beetle, to make a Jeans look their
autos. This package, sold in the concessions, was called "Jeans
Kit". The Jeans Kit was composed of Denim slipcovers, a pommel
of gearshift, hubcaps, mudflaps, and a set of stickers similar to the
original Jeans beetle.
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Model year 1975
In October 1974, the third
Jeans edition appear. Jeans receive the modifications brought for the
year-model 1975. the front indicators disappears of the summit of the
fender and comes to the bumper. the dashboard is covered of a padded
protection in black plastic. the seats have head restraints and the floor
1975 Jeans in details
Jeans also appeared to Mexico for the local market. She's declined in two versions, model JEANS and the model SPORT JEANS, with dual carburetors engine.
75-76-77 jeans in détails
Volkswagen of South Africa
built beetles from 1951 to 1979. In 1975, VWSA proposes its Jeans edition. This
model is available in four different colors. Inside, a sport steering
wheel, a rpm counter an a oil pressure manometer. South-African Jeans are
powered by a 1600 cm3 engine. Total production: 1400 cars.
1976 Jeans in details
A new Jeans beetle edition
come of the Mexican factory of Puebla and is imported for the last time in
Europe. These Jeans wear the usual accessories finished in black, a
"Jeans Bug" motif on side panels and the engine cover. They are
declined in "Alpine white" and "Mars red".
1982 Jeans in details
In September 1994, the Jeans
beetle reappear in Mexico. Reserved to the local market, this beetle,
named Sedan or more familiarly "Vocho", is powered with a 1600
catalyzed engine and have disc brakes on the front wheels. As on the
previous models, it wears Jeans logo on its flanks and the rear hood.
About 3000 Mexican Jeans were built.
1995 Jeans in details
The last Jeans beetles will
be produced in 2000 in Mexico. It's also, reserved to the Mexican market.
The beetle is painted with a magnificent dark blue and it's the last of
the legacy of Jeans beetles. Its seats are covered of cloths jeans. A
discreet Jeans motif, is placed around the alarm contactor. the beetle is
equipped with aluminim sports wheels.
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