1978 Volkswagen Vans
Van Car for sale by Autosport Designs, Inc. in Huntington Station, New York 11746
The Volkswagen Kombi van reached iconic status, with even a school lunch box fashioned in its image. During those early years, the Volkswagen Microbus morphed into various forms. From a cargo carrier with no windows behind the driver's seat to a windowed passenger van with three rows of seats, the possibilities seemed endless.
The Dodge Li'l Red Express set a standard on how to make a great performance truck. All Dodge Li'l Red Express trucks came from the factory painted in Bright Canyon Red in 1978 and Medium Canyon Red in 1979. Every Li'l Red Express was a regular cab Adventurer with a stepside bed.
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1978 VOLKSWAGEN TYPE 2 TRANSPORTER BUS:
--Agate Brown with Dakota Beige roof and accents, Canyon Brown leatherette interior, 2.0 liter flat 4-cylinder air-cooled engine, 4-Speed manual transmission, 7-seater, Restored, Air-conditioning.
The Volkswagen Bus has been a cultural icon for decades in the automotive world. First produced in 1950 known as the Microbus with a vast number of windows, this VW was a common transport vehicle throughout the world in various forms (van-pickup, camper-van, panel-van, etc.). Part of the “VW Bus” charm was when it became known as the “Hippie Bus” during the spiritual and cultural movement in the late 1960s United States. The second-generation Type 2 debuted in 1967 and still held most of its classic design, unlike the generation 3s which debuted in 1979. The last of these second-generation Type 2s were the fastest of the model utilizing VW’s 2.0 liter flat 4-cylinder air-cooled engine.
This second-generation Type 2 is a very well-sorted and restored example. Condition is excellent throughout and all systems working as intended. An aftermarket radio system has been installed and provides ample acoustics. Air conditioning is built into the cabin’s ceiling with vents for the front and rear seats. There is also clear shield paint protection film fitted to the front of the Bus. The Type 2 was meant to be a simple way of transporting 7 people, not just for utilitarian needs, but also in style. Painted in original livery late-1970s colors, this Type 2 Transporter is a collectible as it is usable.
Classic Car ID101185709
Transmission4 Speed Manual
Custom ColorAgate Brown with Dakota Beige roof and accents
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