Now I have two of these but they are not exactly the same. the original one in this thread is more of a pea green and the other is a brighter green.
The Baja Bug was not one of the cars I wanted when they first came out, but..... I had an Uncle that worked for Champion Spark Plug. One day he gave me the "Champion Spark Bug" set as a gift. I kept the box, instructions and I never installed the stickers. After ~40 years of moving out of my parents house, getting married, moving a few times, etc... I have since mislocated them. I don't remember which cars came in the set. I think it was one of the red ones and the white one. So here is my collection so far:
Not bad that I am missing only 3 "engines" and only 1 light bar!
I have had my hobby stuff packed in boxes in the garage for a few years. I am slowly setting up the hobby room again and digging through the boxes. While looking for something else I found these again:
Does anybody know if all the colors came with different color side cans? Obviously there is the red that came with with black or white side cans. Were there different colors besides black or white?