1973 Volkswagen Thing for sale 101069429
1973 Volkswagen Thing
$12,900
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Classic Car Overview

Worldwide Vintage Autos is pleased to present this 1973 Volkswagen Thing.



HISTORY

The Volkswagen Type 181 is a two-wheel drive, four-door, convertible, manufactured and marketed by Volkswagen from 1968 to 1983. Originally developed for the West German Army, the Type 181 was also sold to the public, as the Kurierwagen ( courier car ) in West Germany, the Trekker (RHD Type 182) in the United Kingdom, the Thing in the United States (1973 74), the Safari in Mexico and South America, and Pescaccia in Italy. Civilian sales ended after model year 1980.

Source: Wikipedia.com



SPECIFICS / BUILD INFORMATION



EXTERIOR

-Dry Texas Thing

-New factory color paint!

-Rare TWO YEAR production / US Import. (1 of 8000 1973)

-Four brand new tires

-Rare original 14 Steel VW wheels. Sanded and painted factory silver

-New hubcaps

-Vintage THING decal on Rocker

-New bumpers front and rear

-New wipers

-Complete latching convertible skeleton top



INTERIOR

-Correct VW style seats

-Original dash

-Original gauges

-Solid original floors and battery tray!



MECHANICAL

-VW 1600 CC. New carburetor

-New braking system. (All four)

-New aftermarket EMPI quiet pack exhaust. New exhaust header seals



DISCLOSURE

-COSMETIC

-There are a few chips / imperfections in the paint (See detailed pictures)

-Age showing on weather stripping (See detailed pictures)

-Imperfections in convertible top (See detailed pictures)



-MECHANICAL

Please refer to the 28 point inspection report located in the photos above.

For more details on any disclosure items please see contact a sales agent today at 1-877-422-1570.



The cost of parts and restoration of these vehicles are increasing daily. They are not making any more and, therefore, they are becoming more rare by the day. Buy one complete and ensure your investment for the future. An excellent investment and something you can enjoy daily. Collectible vintage vehicles have historically appreciated at a rate greater than that stock market, gold and other arts and collectibles as documented by many articles and auction result tracking.

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FINANCING

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Please mention you are working with Worldwide Vintage Autos in order to expedite the process. For financing, Down Payment required by lending institution will be due within 72 hours of deposit in addtion to deposit. Down Payment is refundable.

DEPOSITS

Deposits to hold vehicles is $500. Upon payment of the $500 deposit, the vehicle will be held for 72 hours pending final payment. Deposits are non-refundable due to i). the vehicles are taken off the market and we turn down other buyers during the 72 hour period and ii). there is significant re-marketing costs associated with relisting / remarketing our vehicles. Inspections should be performed prior to putting a deposit down on a vehicle.

INSPECTIONS

We encourage inspections. We disclose known defects and imperfections but we are not you. Purchasing a vehicle is very subjective. Come visit our showroom in Denver, CO, we would love to meet you in person! We require inspections to be done prior to putting down a deposit.

SHIPPING

We recommend having our shipping coordinator facilitate the transport of your new vehicle. We can handle all shipping arrangements in-house, so you know where your vehicle is from point A to point B . We highly suggest using only enclosed shipping to protect your investment. We use Central Dispatch and they ensure all carriers are licensed, insured and bonded.

INTERNATIONAL BUYERS

We have sold and shipped vehicles all over the world, with happy customers in Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South America, and the Middle East, just to name a few. We can assist with the transport to your home port anywhere in the world, as well as help with the required export/import paperwork. We recommend the following import/export contacts:

Halmari, in Houston, TX @ 1-713-644-0444

Schumacher Global Transport @ 1-800-599-0190

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    1832841055E
  • Classic Car ID
    101069429
  • Stock Number
    CTP2276
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
    N/A
  • New/Used
    Used
  • Mileage
    44,000 miles
  • Engine
    N/A
  • Drivetrain
    N/A
  • Transmission
    Manual
  • Exterior Color
    Orange
  • Custom Color
    N/A

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