The first Gold Volkswagen Beetle was imported into the US in 1958, with one paint shade named Light Bronze. This was the only time Light Bronze appeared as a production color on a Beetle.|
The last offering of Gold on a Volkswagen Beetle in our paint database was in 2018, with one shade of gold paint named Sandstorm Yellow.
In our database we found 8 offerings of Gold in 8 of the 53 production years of the Beetle (1949-1979 and 1996 and 1998-2010 and 2012-2019).
This list includes of course golds, but also yellows and greens with promotional names of "Gold" by its manufacturer, and some bronzes even though that is a bit of a stretch. Below is a list of all offerings of Gold on a Beetle in our database with examples where we've found them. Click on the example or manufacturing code for more information.