Vintage 356 Pictures

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William Block
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Re: Vintage 356 Pictures

#406 Post by William Block » Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:33 am

From my (nee 356) Registry:
'51/'51 356 Reutter coupe #10852
506 P*20460*
trans
Adria blu metallic (R509)/ black vinyl-tan cord door panels (3361d)/tan
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Built 51.09.04 del San Francisco, CA
Darren Filler, ENGLAND; ex Joe Ruiz, CA mrokrasa@earthlink.net; ex James ?, location ?; ex Grace West, CA; original owner Marshall West, CA
May 07, driver-motor-color, for sale (http://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/ ... ?id=454016)
Bill Block
BLOCKS-BOOKS.COM
248/672-2637 blocklab@gmail.com
1500N coupe #11994
S tractor #133/7622
1600N S/R #106072
356C cab #161564
911 #303269
914/6 2.8 #9140432388 (for sale)
Freda’s Boxster WPOCA2983WS621230

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Re: Vintage 356 Pictures

#407 Post by Rafik Dous » Sat Jun 22, 2019 1:44 am

Being I was born in Egypt, this is one of my favourites. Any history about it?
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Re: Vintage 356 Pictures

#408 Post by Benjamin Abraham » Sun Jun 30, 2019 5:28 pm

this belonged to the cousin of King Farouk of Egypt Its Gmund Coupe #33

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Re: Vintage 356 Pictures

#409 Post by Ashley James » Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:24 pm

After eighteen months of extension body restoration and a top end overhaul of the engine, my 356C is back on the road and I’m ironing out the inevitable bugs. It looks stunning and I’m like a toddler at Christmas every time I see it in the garage.

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