1979 Volkswagen Westfalia
“When you want to get away from it all without leaving the comforts of home, remember, it’s more fun to take the bus”
If you’re looking to add a VW Westfalia to your collection, be ready to make lots of friends. Ownership is not just the vehicle, but a culture and fellowship with other like-minded folks who have also embraced the idea of easy travel and the ability to set up the comforts of home no matter where their current destination. We are proud to offer this very well maintained 1979 Volkswagen Westfalia for sale.
This is the last year of the collectible bay window, Type 2, air-cooled bus. Owned and enjoyed by it’s current owner for 19 years, with 98,000 miles showing on the oil cooler equipped motor, and less than 10,000 miles since it was rebuilt in 2013. It features a 4-speed manual transmission that glides through the gears as it should, and comes to a stop with the assistance of power brakes. The front seats were recovered 3 years ago in the original factory fabric and the carpets are in fantastic condition. The body was repainted in 2010 in the original factory Mexico Beige and the body is straight , solid and virtually rust-free. It sits on radial tires with less than 10K miles.
All original appliances are in working condition including stove, sink and refrigerator, as well as the AM/ FM cassette player, horn, heat, wipers, lights and signals. It also comes with the OEM tent, hammock, tables, curtains and owners manuals, as well as loads of receipts for work done by local VW specialists.