1973 VW Type 181

Thing

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1973
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    173
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other

Description

Estimate:
$25,000 - $35,000

  • Recently refreshed example of Volkswagen’s classic Type 181 Thing
  • Painted Baby Blue with contrasting black fabric “Safari” top
  • Includes recent service receipts totalling $1,000
  • Removable doors, “barchetta”-style open-air motoring
  • Family roll bar fitted to increase safety and structural rigidity
  • Ride height increased by 3 inches, with all-new wheels and tires
  • Odometer showing under 87,000 miles
  • Please note this lot will need to be collected from Los Angeles, CA

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