If you're not viewing this vehicle on our website. Please view the 120 plus photos & 4K video on our website at cherokeeautogroup.com Type in search 1980 RABBIT in search tab! Just listed is this ultra nice 1 owner since new and was aquired by us from the original owners estate & only has 59k on the clock and are believed to be correct! This car is a rock solid Nebraska & South Dakota car.! Mr & Mrs Crist purchased this car new at Jim McDonald Volkswagen on September 8th 1980 and remained with them for the past 40 plus years & now this gem is with us here in Georgia! This beauty is a true unrestored survivor condtion beauty & is the desireable 5-speed & A/C car! 1980 was the first year VW offerd the Mk1 Cabriolet Convertible & very few were built in this color combo. I bought this car in 2020 for my wife Jill.... she had this excact color combonation in high school & was her collage car @ Georgia Southern.. She could not believe i found it in this set up & even has same dent in rear bumper as hers did.....well now shes got that out of her system & now we are offering it for next new loving owner! This VW is finised in Colibri Green Metallic with Sand Cabriolet roof & Gazelle Leatherette Brown interior! Correct original factory equipped with 5Jx13 wheels & 175-80-13 Pirelli white wall radials, padded steering wheel with horn pad, Burled Elm imitation veneer dashboard trim, Working AM/FM Cass radio, Original working Quartz clock, heated rear window, intermittend wiper cycle. This car is in remarkable original condtion! Super nice paint that shines nice & has aged well it shows minor imperfections under close inspection. Fantastic original interior. Fantastic top and looks original & has glass rear window. The fuel injected 1.6L 1600cc runs out nice and the engine bay is original and shows fantastic, nice smooth 5-speed manual with tight clutch, nice trunk area & has full size spare, jack & tools are in place. Rare VW Rabbit floor mats & mud guards! Super nice undercarrage! All books & manuals & original Brochure & 3 sets of original VW keys! Lets be clear this is not a restored or madeover VW these cars we not meant to be in this condtion after 42 years 99% are restored or beat down ones! This car is one rare find in this original condtion! We did over 2k in service work on this little fella to make it turn key my put approx 100 trouble free miles on it. Service includes oil-filter change, new plugs, wires, cap, fuel filter, fuel pump, battery, brake service, air filter & much more! This car had a documented speedometer repair on March 27 1995 @ 56591 miles & odometer was set to 000,000. When we purchased car odometer showed 002,758 we sent out cluster to a professional speedometer service center & had the 2 numbers added together @ 59,349 on 11-11-2021 so they now show what we believe are correct & label in door jamb confirms. VW will be sold miles exempt & just wanted to cover. This car needs to go to right home and be taken care of! The new owner should love it! It is parked in our showroom it is that nice! Serious buyers only please that will continue proper care that this car deserves.