Lot 136

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1973 Volkswagen Type 2 '23-Window' Conversion


$80,000 - $100,000 USD | Not Sold

United States Flag | Kennesaw, Georgia



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  • Recently completed “23-window” conversion using a 1973 Brazilian Tipo 231 Kombi
  • Concour-quality conversion undertaken in Brazil completed in February 2022
  • Finished in appealing two-tone combination of Piano Black over Lotus White with a stunning red interior
  • Features a split “safari” windshield, two sets of pop-out windows per side, a fully retractable ragtop sunroof, and double cargo side doors
  • Front and rear wooden roof racks and side ladder provide classic VW charm
  • Striking red and white interior with seating for nine features black carpeting throughout, lap belts, and protective “jail bars” for windows in the cargo area
  • Powered by a 1,500-cc, air-cooled, flat, four-cylinder engine paired with a four-speed manual transmission
  • Retrofitted with correct bely pans providing additional chassis rigidity
  • Engine, transmission, suspension, steering, and electrical system said to have been fully refurbished
  • Rides on whitewall tires mounted to red painted wheels dressed with chromed trim rings and hub caps
  • A compelling tribute to the highly sought-after Type 2 Samba “23-Window”