Audi paint color codes are located at position 10 and 11, volkswagen at position 2 and 9. Engine, horsepower, torque, dimensions and mechanical details for the 1973 volkswagen type. Used 1974 volkswagen thing for sale with photos cargurus. Link your active subscription or subscribe for instant access.
Despite press reports that 300 were being imported, current records only show surviving chassis no. Find 1975 volkswagen beetles for sale on oodle classifieds. This is because in my opinion there are many ways to screw up the value of the vw thing. Its one of the happiest and the most stylish cars available at that. You will see it walks you through the steps to price out your car and how. Search preowned 1974 volkswagen thing listings to find the best local deals. The vw brochure lists a top speed of 68 mph, but most folks likely didnt have the patience to verify that claim, since the thing s 060 time was about 23 seconds.
Jun 22, 2018 west tn 1974 volkswagen thing type 181 survivor convertible collectors for sale info sunsetmotor duration. Before buying, check the fair purchase price to see what others in your area are paying for their new golf. Its the least expensive model but offers surprising value. Results include ads from the february, 2020 issue of hemmings motor news. Check car prices and values when buying and selling new or used vehicles. The vw brochure lists a top speed of 68 mph, but most folks likely didnt have the patience to verify that claim, since the things 060 time was about 23 seconds. I was wondering if anyone has had any experience flipping cars as a hobby rather than a profession, and which makesmodels have you had the most success with. Posted in rtdi by umbp80 28 points and 56 comments. The choices for acapulco tops were a surrey top, hard top, or a vw tan convertible top. I was thinking of having it to do some things to it and use it to putter around on short trips and stuff. Woodland hills, ca 964 903 miles from you 1974 volkswagen thing.
The body on the thing lines up all the way around the car with only a couple. Classics on autotrader has listings for new and used volkswagen thing classics for sale near you. Before buying, check the fair purchase price to see what others are paying in your area for their new vw beetle. As many of you may know, vw only imported the vw thing into the united states in 1973 and 1974. Officially named the type 2 transporter the beetle was the type 1, it came in many different guises. This vehicle is all original with no rust and runs well. They are not making any more of these vehicles, and some are commanding big dollars on the market these days. We carry small, hard to find, vw thing and type 181 parts. Find out what your car is worth at, the trusted resource for used car values. Its so damn cute, i wish i had taken a picture of it. Originally developed for the west german army, the type 181 also entered the civilian market as the kurierwagen courier car in west germany, the trekker rhd type 182 in the united kingdom, the thing in the united states 197374, the safari in mexico and.
Volkswagen type 3 196173 shock new volkswagen howled motoring magazine headlines, and across the world shudders echoed through the boardrooms of rival manufacturers. New to the 2015 vw beetle lineup is the classic edition. Find 1973 volkswagen beetles for sale on oodle classifieds. This 1973 volkswagen thing has great upgrades and a terrific color combo inside and out. There are 19 1973 volkswagen things for sale today on. One thing i have researched though and was true in my case that the diesel jetta at least as of today for 2011 was worth 6000 more than the gas jetta when i started looking at kbb prices. Used 1974 volkswagen thing for sale in houston, tx. They are a blast to drive and everywhere you go, people ask questions. Ill preface this by saying i own a couple of the aircooled vws and am pretty active in the local scene. To see ads from the march, 2020 issue, you must be a subscriber to hemmings motor news. Pricing reference specials subscribe free pdf exotics 19842019. Having dominated the small car market with its underpowered and oldfashioned beetle, competitors were right to be worried that wolfsburg was about to repeat the dose with a. Jan 29, 2007 the thing was built on the same chassis as the pre1968 microbus and was propelled by vw s aircooled, 46hp, 1600cc flat four. It was built in europe from 1969 through 1971 after which, mexico began producing the vehicle.
Collector car value report 1974 volkswagen thing 4cyl 1584cc 46hp sae 4m. This 1971 vw thing is different from the more common though still rare 19731974 models in several ways. The volkswagen type 181 is a twowheel drive, fourdoor, convertible, manufactured and marketed by volkswagen from 1968 to 1983. Volkswagen 1974 thing vws indestructible, go anywhere pure function utility vehicle.
Volkswagen thing classics for sale classics on autotrader. The acapulco thing came stock with running boards, special upholstery, special paint scheme, and a choice of three different tops. The volkswagen type 2, commonly known as the vw bus, is a multipurpose vehicle produced by volkswagen between 1950 and 1979. When you are in need of a reliable replacement part for your 1973 volkswagen thing to restore it to factory like performance, turn to carid s vast selection of premium quality products that includes everything you may need for routine maintenance and major repairs. Shop 1973 volkswagen thing vehicles for sale at cars. Buy a 1973 volkswagen thing starter at discount prices. When you are in need of a reliable replacement part for your 1974 volkswagen thing to restore it to factory like performance, turn to carid s vast selection of premium quality products that includes everything you may need for routine maintenance and major repairs. Vintage, collector and antique auto value trends, model history and vin decoder. A limited number of vw things were produced in earlier years however, and this is your chance to own the rarest of the rare in the vw thing world. Shop 1974 volkswagen thing vehicles for sale in houston, tx at cars. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 3 1973 thing models nationwide. Shop millions of cars from over 21,000 dealers and find the perfect car. Vw thing vw only made 250,000 of these in ten years. Choose top quality brands bbb industries, bosch, pure energy, remy.
All categories sedan 8 suv 2 crossover 2 electric 1 coupe 1 hatchback 6 wagon 2 convertible 1 2019 volkswagen arteon. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 4 1974 thing models in houston. Classics on autotrader motorcycles on autotrader rvs on. Jun 30, 2008 unfortunately blue book does not go back that far. The hagerty classic car valuation tool is designed to help you learn how to value your 1967 volkswagen karmann ghia and assess the current state of the classic car market. Then theres alwas ebay and craigs list, where people are looking for specific vehicles. The hagerty classic car valuation tool is designed to help you learn how to value your 1973 volkswagen super beetle and assess the current state of the classic car market. To make sure your vehicle stays in top shape, check its parts for wear and damage at regular intervals and replace them in time. Get the kelley blue book value for your used car or tradein vehicle, find tools to help you with buying or. Facts about the volkswagen thing car the thing shop. Up for sale is an amazing example of a well taken care of baja bug.
A rearengine, rearwheeldrive van, it was arguably the first people carrier and is now considered an iconic. The hagerty classic car valuation tool is designed to help you learn how to value your 1973 volkswagen 181 thing and assess the current state of the classic car market. I tried to find a blue book value, but they dont even list this year and make. Visit our site to find every part you need for your vw thing. The rarer passenger and especially cargo vans might have some collectors value, but theres not much of a collector market for the campers the pre71s that still had the bug engine in them are just about the cutoff, but there are plenty of aircooled enthusiasts who still like to use them as rvs.
Ive got a 74 super vert that i bought a few years back and i must say the asking prices ive seen are all going up. The hagerty classic car valuation tool is designed to help you learn how to value your 1974 volkswagen 181 thing and assess the current state of the classic car market. Join millions of people using oodle to find unique used cars for sale, certified preowned car listings, and new car classifieds. As for me, i want to retain as much of the value as i possibly can. Select the volkswagen convertible you are interested in and learn more. West tn 1974 volkswagen thing type 181 survivor convertible collectors for sale info sunsetmotor duration. On the other hand, if youre the buyer you can use the blue book value to your advantage if the seller is desperate or doesnt know much. Im thinking of buying a car for the purpose of fixing it up and reselling it hopefully for a profit. This 1971 vw thing is different from the more common though. See more ideas about volkswagen 181, volkswagen and vw cars. The upholstery in an acapulcos was striped as well was the material for the. The quality of vw and their intent to be in the same class as honda and toyota is evident to. The new beetle is expected to retain aboveaverage resale values on par with the scion tc, although over time it does fall behind the mini cooper. Volkswagen thing collector car market value and pricing m a r k e t r e v i e w.928 1196 1324 715 1486 1401 284 1415 152 434 715 872 654 115 25 946 311 1527 1123 181 95 606 58 1018 1138 1090 1102 1057 987 1178 704 1478 815 1545 197 982 961 514 138 623 278 763 487 338 180