Plastic LEGO model cars: VW 1500

The first models of the VW in 1500 had a narrower groove than the trunk later models.
Rare models are in the colors Black and Light.

About the real VW 1500: The 1500 VW in September 1961 presented at the IAA in Frankfurt, as heir to the Beetle. Soon after duidelijjk that the Volkswagen model for only an interim pope, and that the car plant in Wolfsburg not ever on the success of the Beetle can continue.

Especially abroad Volkswagen feel the hot breath of competitors such as Fiat and Renault in the neck. Wolf Burg is many years working for a successor to the Beetle. There are indeed various prototypes developed, but the highest boss of Volkswagen, Honorarprofessor Heinrich Nordhoff, verwijjst them all to the trash. Under pressure from the government - the Federal Government is still the largest shareholder - is Nordhoff eventually changed by the series production of the VW 1500 to approving.
Below are all our VW models shown or mentioned in 1500.

 

 

Model Description:

Description:

Photo:

VW 1500

Modelnumber 1955-1969: 267

Modelnumber 1960-1970: 667

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Modelversions:

1. Darkgray

2. Red

3. Blue

4. White

5. Black

6. Lightgray

7. Darkred

Produced from/to: 1962-1967

(*In red models are rare!)

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Pictures:

 Dark Grey:

White:

Red:

Black:

Blue:

Dealerbox:

 

 

1958 1959 1961 1963 1964 1965/1966

Bedford

VW Van

VW Beetle

Opel Rekord

Ford Taunus 17m de Luxe

Mercedes 220S

VW Karmann Ghia

VW 1500

Mercedes 190SL

Ford 17m

Mercedes Benz Trucks

Mercedes Benz models

Jaguar E-Type

Vauxhall Victor Estate Car

CitroŽn DS 19

Fiat 1800

Morris 1100

 

Accessoires

Trees

Tankstations

Policeman

Bikes/Motorbikes

Trafficsigns

Lamppost

Flags

Roadplates