Updated: 13-Nov-20

Home Tech Center Tech Resources Museum Registry Store About Me Contact

The information contained in this site is for entertainment and informational purposes only.  The site creator is not responsible for you, your car, your errors, or your economic losses resulting from your use of this information.  Additionally, this site and its content are not affiliated with Volkswagen of America nor Volkswagen AG.  "VW" and "Volkswagen" are registered trademarks of Volkswagen AG and are used on this site for descriptive purposes only.

 No text on this site may be copied to or used on other web sites without written permission of the site administrator; the only exception to this is if proper credit is given to this site when quoting copied text.

© 2002-2020 KamzKreationz

Model: Cabriolet Etienne Aigner


Model Information

Pronunciation of this model's name:  eh-tee-yen   on-yay

All Etienne Aigner models have an "E" as the fourth digit in the VIN.

The Etienne Aigner Cabriolet was sold in Europe for 1990 and 1991, and in North America for 1991 only.  

Production for the 1990 Etienne Aigner Cabriolets began in February, 1990.

This is the first Cabriolet sold in the USA to receive a canvas convertible top.

Production numbers:


USA: 1460 (Manual: 809 | Automatic: 651)

World: 2951

Bordeaux Red

USA: 399 | World: 752

Mangrove Green

USA: 639 | World: 998

Midnight Blue

USA: 422 | World: 1201

Original MSRP

Model M-code(s)


1991: $19,600



1990 Brochure

1991 Brochure

Standard Equipment

Optional Equipment


  • 2H engine with Digifant fuel injection
  • AUG 5-speed manual transmission
  • Cruise control


  • Canvas convertible top
  • Color-matched mirror housings
  • Etienne Aigner decal on front fenders
  • Fabric top boot embossed with Aigner logo
  • 14" Le Castellet alloy wheels

Interior & Electrical

  • Front sports seats with height adjust & special Aigner upholstery
  • Aigner logo-embosed door panels
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and gearshift boot
  • Heidelberg VIII stereo-cassette radio with Aktiv system (USA); Gamma stereo-cassette radio with Aktiv system (Europe)
  • TNA 3-speed automatic transmission
  • Air conditioning
  • Power-assisted convertible top

Color Combinations & Codes




Paint: Bordeaux Red Pearl, LC3Y

Roof: Burgundy

Paint: Bordeaux Red Pearl, LC3Y

Roof: Burgundy

Interior Code: 11

Carpet: Burgundy

Paint: Mangrove Green Metallic, LK6P

Roof: Black

Paint: Mangrove Green Metallic, LK6P

Roof: Black

Interior Code: 04

Carpet: Green

Paint: Midnight Blue Pearl, LC5V

Roof: Dark Blue

Paint: Midnight Blue Pearl, LC5V

Roof: Dark Blue

Interior Code: 09

Carpet: Dark Blue

Design Details


Top Boot