Asking Price: $28,000
- Model Year: 1974
- Odometer: See Below
- City/Area: Orangevale
- State/Region: California
- Seller Type: Private Owner
- Contact Name: No Longer Available!
- Phone: No Longer Available!
- Email: No Longer Available!
Message & Pictures
This is my 1974 (pre smog CA) Vw Thing, This car is amazing and a absolute blast to drive. It is street legal and drives on the road great and drive off road even better.
VW Things are 4 door and this has 4 real seats. on to the list of things that have been done and what you get with this car.
Engines : in the car right now is a Complete built VW 1776 with about 200 Miles on it, This motor has Duel Dellorta carbs, duel exhaust and big heads and brand new cam and piston kit.
You will also receive a Complete 2.5L Subaru Engine with A custom Outback Racing Oil pan ECM and all the adapters and parts to install the motor in the car. ( this motor should be rebuilt but does not have to it had 180K when removed from the donor car) .
Trans : 091 Bus box not sure what has been done to it before I got the car but it works great and I have had Zero problems with it, It is running a Short shifter and all the shift bushing have been replaced.
Brakes : 4 piston rear Calipers on big disks, and custom Thing Spindles with Thing Drums up front
Chassis Upgrades: Complete 8 point Cage in the car, Complete Tube chassis Front end Tied into the car and cage. 8 inch over Beam with 4×2 Trailing Arms and 10×2 King Coil over shocks with Rez. And Rack Steering.
In the rear it has 3×3 Trailing arms and 2.5 in triple Bypass FOA 14 inch shocks, It is running upgraded torsion bars in the rear.
Extra chassis parts: Complete rear engine cage that was going to be installed with the engine swap ( new in box )
Dash set up: The complete dash is custom and all new with in a year, Water proof marine switches for everything, all gauges are new, Water proof Marine Ignition switch all the wiring has been replaced. It has a removable steering wheel.
GPS : 1 year old 7in Lowrance Elite 7 GPS built into dash.
Race Radio : I have a Rugged radios set up with a Rugged radios 4 person intercom system, all head sets and push to talks included.
Seats : Racaro Front buckets and Racaro Rear Bench. All seats have 4 point race harnesses.
Wheels and Tires : Front wheels Method Racing wide five buggy wheels 16×4 and Toyo A/T tires Rears are Method Racing 15×6.5 with toyo A/T tires. It also has a Spare tire mount under the hood with a spare and it comes with 2 extra wheels and one complete wheel and tire.
Extras: I have some many extras and parts and pieces it’s crazy, Everything will go with the car.
Please call or text Jacob @ [REDACTED]I am asking 28K for everything but am willing to take offers or maybe even trades for the right stuff. ( No motor cycles ) Feel free to text me for more pics or questions.
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