1973 VW Thing Original Yellow

yellow 1973 VW Thing for Sale

For Sale 1973 VW Thing Original Yellow

Price SOLD
Buy Classic Volks – Volkswagen Thing for sale in California, USA. 73 THING, in Very Very Good Condition. Original Yellow Color repainted some years ago. Not show car, but Very Nice condition. Ready to enjoy as is, little bit of work makes it perfect. If you are in the market for a nice Thing at a Very fair price, come check it out. If you are low balling or looking for a $4000-$5000 Thing that will require work to get it this nice, this is not it.

Volkswagen Type 181
Year 1973
Type Type 181
Model Thing
Color Yellow
Engine 1600cc
Made in Germany
Condition Good



  • Very Nice Driver
  • Roll Bar
  • Original bumpers
  • Runs good
  • Shifts good
  • All electrical working including wiper motor & dash light
  • Set up for tow lighting
  • Gas heater (never run)
  • Unmolested body, dash and pan (2 holes in firewall between motor and back seat storage and couple of dings in rear fenders (pics available)
  • Good tires
  • Stock style wheels, with stock caps and trim rings
  • Pans in GREAT condition, no rust through.
  • Radio with removable face plate and 2 speakers
  • Original 73 mirror mounts in doors
  • 1600 Dual port with original Air Cleaner, snorkel, correct shroud and tin


  • Top is usable but rear window was cut out/top frame in good condition
  • No side curtains
  • Aftermarket 4 tip exhaust (stock style 73 with down turned tips in frt of bumper available)