10187 Volkswagen Beetle is a Sculpture released in 2008. It contains 1,626 pieces. The Beetle was Volkswagen's first production car and was hugely successful, launched in 1938 and staying in production until 2003, with over 21 million units sold. It is highly prized among classic car collectors.
It was based on the 1960 Charlotte model of the Volkswagen Beetle. Chosen after LEGO fans were polled on a choice of four potential car models, it features opening doors, a hood concealing a spare tire, and a trunk containing the engine.
The detailed interior includes a moveable stick shaft, working glove compartment and folding seats. It measures 16" (41 cm) long and 6 ½" (16cm) high.
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Build the classic Volkswagen Beetle!
LEGO fans around the world named the famed Volkswagen Beetle as the classic car that they most wanted as a LEGO model'¦and now it's finally here! Based on the iconic 1960 'œCharlotte' model, the LEGO Volkswagen Beetle features realistic details and functions like opening doors, hood and trunk, a spare tire in the front and engine in the back, an accurate interior, and more. Includes display plate with detailed specifications of the original Volkswagen model! Measures 16" (41cm) long and 6'½" (16cm) high! Realistic details include a movable stick shift, opening glove compartment and seats that fold forward! Features an engine in the back trunk and spare tire under the hood! Beetle details also includes a Volkswagen logo decal, windshield wipers and rearview mirror! Tires measure 2'½" (6cm) wide!