Is there such a thing as a VW Thing?

Is there such a thing as a VW Thing?

Be sure to check out the featured VW Thing video as well as the Volkswagen Thing auctions as well for current offerings from other VW enthusiasts. The VW Thing is an iconic part of Volkswagen history and they are becoming more difficult to find as time passes.

When did the Volkswagen Thing first come out?

1973 Volkswagen Thing Originally developed for the West German Army, the Type 181 was also sold to the public, as the Kurierwagen in West Germany, the Trekker (RHD Type 182) in the United Kingdom,…

Where can I find a VW Thing for sale?

This particular Unimog was used as a French military vehicle – $9800 Call John 612-805-2428 We have this very nicely restored orange Type 181 VW Thing for sale. This is a California Thing, originally from the Southern California desert. Very solid with no signs of bondo or rust. This VW Thing under went a recent, nice quality restoration.

What kind of engine does a Volkswagen Thing have?

Engine was rebuilt less than 1000 miles ago by Maxwell Racing engines, it is a 2100cc. Tires are BFG All Terrains that were put on when I purchased the vehicle. Paint and bo… More Info › 1973 Volkswagen Thing. Hard top with original removable glass and doors. Roll cage. Fold down front windshield. Centerline rims.

How old is the VW Thing classic car?

Sam Keller attends the 30th Motor Muster, a weekend-long festival celebrating vehicles produced from 1933-1978. !973 VW Thing Completely restored with all original VW Thing parts (except Radio and Plaid upholstery from VW Bus) runs great and hardly driven. Placed 3rd in Thing category at Eureka Springs VW s… More Info ›

What kind of car is a 1973 Volkswagen Thing?

1973 Volkswagen Thing Type 181 Safari. This is a fine example of a classic! Full restoration, Midnight Blue with white pearl top and custom fabricated bumpers and running boards, absolutely beaut… More Info ›