For Sale, 1974 Volkswagen Thing Original Paint
Buy Classic Volks – Volkswagen Thing for sale in Palm Coast, Florida. This a VW Thing 1974 model year, still in excellent condition. It could be a remarkable sample as its ages. It runs and drives perfect for daily. Everything works very well, all instruments, mechanical and electrical work correctly. New interior, body looks terrific, very solid, no dent and rust issue come with green original paint. You should come for actual condition.
Volkswagen Type 181
1974 Volkswagen Thing. (Vin. 184246786 ) original paint in very excellent condition. Excellent correct original floors, Steel fenders and all steel body in terrific original condition. rockers, etc all solid with no rust showing. Beautiful new tan convertible (Thing Shop) top Recent tan Upholstery/interior. Wood package tray. Custom wood sun visors. Correct exhaust through the rear bumper. Front and rear seats equipped with seat belts. Complete set of original side curtains with rare “vent window” in side curtains.
This VW THING is mechanically excellent and very roadworthy in town or on the highways at 65 MPH. All lights, signals, instruments and gauges work correctly.. Speedometer and odometer work correctly. Wipers, horn, emergency brake work. 2 very good side view mirrors. Front End is tight and This “THING” runs and drives excellent. Easy to shift, brakes, clutch, suspension all wok properly. 5 matched tires, with spare tire mounted on very nice rear tire carrier. Owners manuals, years of service history, even the ORIGINAL BILL OF SALE, jack and tools.
I have been collecting Volkswagen Things for over 25 years. They were low production cars, with only about 26,000 made for the US. This is a very good one!
Recent feature article in 2015 “Hemming’s Publication” reviews the increase in the interest, collectibility and prices of these neat 4 door “Thing” convertibles. as collectors and people of all ages want to drive, show and have fun with them! As auctions. prices continue to increase dramatically One sold in March 2015 at Amelia Island, Florida for $55,000 plus fees! It was not perfect! Another brought over $35,000 at Barrett Jackson. They are fun to drive, attract a lot of attention. They are easy and affordable to maintain, and very reasonable to insure. Parts and lots of add on fun options and equipment are readily available. There are lots of fun ways to personalize your thing Always glad to answer your questions about VW Things I have owned about 20.