1978 VW 181 SAFARI THING, RHD 1600cc

POA

Vin: TF

Mileage: 61,000km

Body Style: Cabriolet

Transmission: Manual

Fuel Type: Unleaded

Year: 1978

Looking to buy something different?

A very rare opportunity to purchase a factory right hand drive military  build spec vehicle which is believed to be the only one of it's type in Australia.

This vehicle has been restored mechanically back to original condition with some additional upgrades. Some of the work done includes upgraded wiring loom, 12v alternator, new distributor, coil etc. new brake lines, wheel cylinders, brake shoes, turn signal control arm, steering column, new VW wheels, wiper motor and so on... The front seats have been changed to Reccaro seats to give added comfort.

The body is is in original condition with no rust or body damage. The vehicle is in "Flag Military Green". The Black soft top is in original condition and there are removable doors and side curtains.

There are full protection bars / bush bars around side, front and rear of vehicle. The front headlights have Military black out caps above headlights, steel protection grills, spare wheel located on the rear tailgate.

This vehicle is registered in Queensland and being sold from a private collection

This vehicle is great in the City, Beach or Outback.

 

VW Thing
VW Thing
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VW Thing Front
VW Thing Front
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VW Thing Rear Seats
VW Thing Rear Seats
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VW Thing Dash
VW Thing Dash
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VW Thing Side View
VW Thing Side View
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VW Thing Rear Lights
VW Thing Rear Lights
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VW Thing With Roof Up
VW Thing With Roof Up
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Rear with Spare Arm Open
Rear with Spare Arm Open
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VW Thing Back View
VW Thing Back View
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VW Thing With Roof Down
VW Thing With Roof Down
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Eng1
Eng1
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Eng2
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