The first Red Volkswagen Beetle was imported into the US in 1949, with 2 paint shades named Coral Red and Bordeaux Red. Coral Red was also offered on a Beetle in 1950. Bordeaux Red was also offered on a Beetle in 1950.|
The last offering of Red on a Volkswagen Beetle in our paint database was in 2018, with one shade of red paint named Tornado Red.
In our database we found 81 offerings of Red in 51 of the 52 production years of the Beetle (1949-1979 and 1996 and 1998-2010 and 2012-2018).
We have included all oranges that are very red as well as dark versions of red such as maroon, burgundy, and mahogany. Below is a list of all offerings of Red on a Beetle in our database with examples where we've found them. Click on the example or manufacturing code for more information.