On June 14, 2015, at the VW Classic, in Costa Mesa this VW was awarded "The Best Cal Looker" of the year. It continually win awards at car shows. My ''65 Bug--EXTERIOR* -Straight body with all parts correct for model year -New single stage paint in VW color L11-pastel green-nice gloss finish (Boxwood Green)-Full chrome trim package-gravel guards, body and window trim, running boards, etc. -BRM wheels in wide 5 with custom center caps, BRM spare included -New tires-P215 60R15 rear, P145 65R15 front *INTERIOR* -Nardi wood steering wheel and custom inst. cluster in dash (oil pres/temp/tach) -Grey vinyl seats w/white piping trim, new padding, very nice fit -Rebuilt powder coated seat frames -New gray loop carpet, tweed door panels, and gray velour headliner -Scat short stroke shifter -Pioneer stereo in glove box with 200 w amp, front and rear deck speakers -In the trunk--rebuilt auxiliary gas heater with gray powder coated tin -12 volt electrical system, new wiring harness, all electrical components work *ENGINE-FRAME* -Very fast 2275cc w/duel 48 Weber carbs, deep oil sump, oil cooler, braided lines -Engle K8 cam, square cut gears, 044 heads-polished and match ported -MSD electric system, Tiger hide away exhaust system. Green powder coated engine tin -Engine built new only 1500 miles ago ($13,000 invested)-runs great -Kennedy clutch -New pro street 4 speed transmission-freeway flyer gearing, ($2,500 built transmission) with racing axles -2" narrowed front beam with drop spindles and front disc brakes, drum rear, New pans powder coated *OVERALL* This is a stock looking but customized upper end performance car with total restoration work completed. The car was repainted in 2014. I have owned this VW for 6 years. This is a show winning VW one of a kind. "This is one very fast and dependable car. No expensive was spared. There isnt any rust in this VW. The Green Mean Machine have won many awards at the VW Classic, Bugorama, many other car show events over the past 6 Years. I have maintained this VW keeping it in show condition. This VW isnt a show car, it is a driver.