1968 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Convertible Green

23 hits ID #14529


The replacement 2,110cc flat-four was rebuilt and modifications was included the following:

90.5mm pistons and cylinders
“042” cylinder heads
Empi 110 camshaft
82mm crankshaft
Dual 44mm throttle bodies
Ported intake manifolds
Hydraulic lifters
Vintage Speed T1 sport exhaust system
Replacement distributor, coils, and wires

The wiring harness was replaced during refurbishment, and service in 2021 included adjusting the carburetors and changing the oil.

Power is sent to the rear wheels through a replacement Rancho Performance 388 Pro Street four-speed transaxle.

The car is fitted with a replacement lightweight flywheel and a Vintage Speed short-shifter.

The cabin houses seats reupholstered in black vinyl with gray cloth inserts along with gray carpets protected by checkerboard floor mats.

Equipment includes front shoulder belts, a fire extinguisher, and crank windows.

Replacement 15″ wheels reportedly sourced from a Porsche 914 wear BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport tires.

A matching spare is mounted in the front storage area.

The brakes have been converted to utilize four-wheel discs.

The car rides lower than stock and has camber compensators, an adjustable front beam, and adjustable spring plates.

Replacement front tie rods, ball joints, and wheel bearings were installed in 2021.

Spare gas-filled front shocks are included in the sale.

A wood-rimmed steering wheel frames replacement VDO instrumentation that consists of a 120-mph speedometer, a tachometer, and a fuel-level gauge.

Readouts for voltage, oil pressure, oil temperature, and cylinder head temperature are centrally mounted below the dashboard.

The digital odometer indicates 239 miles, and total mileage is unknown.


Make Volkswagen
Model Karmann Ghia
Year 1968
Mileage TMU
Engine 2,110cc Flat-Four
Interior Color Gray and Black
Exterior Color Green
Transmission 4-Speed Manual Transaxle
Body Type Convertible
Number of Cylinders 4
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) 148995200
Fuel Type Gasoline

$ 6700.00