Original VW Beetle Paint Schemes

Your ’67 Beetle looks like it has spent one too many summers in the Arizona desert. Faded and tired, it’s time to consider a fresh paint job to bring it back to its former glory. Below is detailed information on the correct paint color schemes for VW Beetles from 1959 to — of course, your favorite year — 1967.

Thanks to Keri Dorman over at Airhead parts for allowing the mention of this information.

The Finishing Touches for Your Vintage Volkswagen™

Eric Shoemaker

I created and curate 1967beetle.com. I own and restored a 1967 VW Beetle that my Grandfather bought new. Have a question? Own an air cooled VW? Say hello!

4 Comments

Greg Hammond

about 2 years ago

Thanks for the great information. I'm actually having my '67 painted right now and this is going to save a lot of research.

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Eric

about 2 years ago

No problem. Thanks for stopping by and checking out 1967beetle.com.

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Marshall

about 1 month ago

Hi Eric, painting my 67 Beetle L31 Dove Blue. I am wondering if anyone has ever done a paint match in the Martin Senour brand paint? Have checked all color look up sites but I can't find anything?

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Eric Shoemaker

about 1 month ago

Hey, bud. Let me do some research and get back to you.

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