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Karmann Ghias in Print

If I've missed anything, please send me details...

Many of these books can be bought online from the little VW club in Corvallis,OR. Go ahead and help these folks out.

Karmann Ghia Books


Workshop Manuals


Karmann Ghia Books

Essential Volkswagen Karmann Ghia: The Cars and Their Story 1955-1974
Lawrence Meredith
History, specs., performance, production info.
80 pgs, 60 b&w, 60 color ills.

Karmann Ghia: Coupes und Cabriolets 1955-1974
A collection of original German advertisements. Text in German.
96 pgs, 73 b&w, 8 color

Vintage Volkswagens
Covers all VW's from 1949 to 1961.
120 pgs, 104 color ill.

VW Beetle and Karmann Ghia: A Collector's Guide
Jonathan Wood
Detailed model by model descriptions.
144 pgs, 168 ill.

VW Beetle and Karmann Ghia Convetibles 1949-1980
Walter Zeichmen
Blueprints, advertisemtnts, photographs, etc.
96 pgs, 96 ill.

VW Treasures by Karmann: Ghia, Beetle and Rabbit Convertibles, and Scirrocco
Jan Norbye
Story of early developments.
176 pgs, 142 b&w ill.

Brooklands Volkswagen Cars: Karmann Ghia 1955-82
R.M. Clarke
Reprinted magazine articles.
100 pgs, 185 ills.


The Karmann Chronicles

Ghia Gab

Workshop Manuals

VW Super Beetle, Beetle and Karmann Ghia
Robert Bentley Volswagen Service Manual
Official Service manual Type 1, 1970-79
466 pgs, 791 ills.

Volkswagen Beetle and Karmann Ghia Official Service Manual Type 1: 1966-1969
512 pages, 959 illustrations/diagrams, 6 wiring diagram pages

Volkswagen 1200 Workshop Manual 1961-65: Types 11,14 & 15
Robert Bentley Volswagen Service Manual
1364 pgs, 1500+ ills.

How To Keep Your Volkswagen Alive
A Manual of Step by Step Procedures for the Compleat Idiot
John Muir
464 pgs, ills.


VW Custom and Classic
VW Trends
Hot VW's
Australian VW Scene
Brock's VW Magazine
Super VW Magazine

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