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Produced: 1967-1973, 601286 produced.
Types: Saloon,2 doors,4 seats
Coupe,2 doors,4 seats
Estate,3 doors,4 seats
Volkswagen 1600

The VW 1500 was followed in 1965 by the VW 1600 with a 1,584 cc engine of 54 bhp.  The VW 1600 was available as a saloon, coupe and estate car. 

Between 1961-1973, 42,505 coupes and 17 cabriolets were sold.

The 1500/1600 formed the basis for the Karmann-Ghia. 


Source: Motorbase


1584ccH4 OHVVW Flat 4 (Type I)85mm x 69mm

Drivetrain and Suspension

DrivetrainSteeringFront SuspensionRear Suspension
R/RWormIndependent/Torsion barIndependent/Torsion bar


Top Speed0-60SQMMPGEngine PwrComment
87 mph20.8 s0 s0 mpg54 bhp 0

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