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1961 VW 23 WIndows Bus

Make: Volkswagen
Model: Bus/Vanagon
SubModel: Transporter
Type: Transporter
Trim: Deluxe
Year: 1961
Mileage: 1,500
Color: Sealing Wax Red
Engine: 2498cc
Cylinders: 4
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: manu
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Grey
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: La Mesa, California, United States

1961 Volkswagen Bus/Vanagon Deluxe Additional Info:

Original 15 window bus that was converted to a 23 window by Grumpy's Metal in Huntington Beach.

The conversions they do are stamped into the original roof using alot of the original metal.


Engine: 2498cc +2 external oil coolers with electric fans located under the bus.

Engine Builder: Bernie Bergman


Trans: Custom build by local shop with tall gears. Built for this engine & torque specs


A1 Full exhaust system


New swing axles and rear suspension, bearings etc. New 4 wheel disc brakes and all new brake lines. Brakes are bay window style so pads are easy to buy and replace. Brake lines need to be bled. Includes roof window glass and sliding metal rag top frame, canvas and headliner. I purchased them from grumpy's metal.


No middle seat are included.


This Bus runs and drives and has a lot of power & torque. Drives 80 miles per hour on the freeway up hill in 3rd gear. Less than 1000 Miles since new motor trans replaced.

Unknown original miles of the bus.


General body Description: The body is dry with very minimal surface rust. The floor pans are solid from front to back. Has dents, dings, scratches, missing paint. Damage to passenger side door jamb. Missing middle seat, missing interior panels.

2 of the back side glass pieces are cracked.

Side windows have the long spoons.

Safari windows in the front and back.

Heater works Lights and turn signals all work.

Wheels: Powder coated original wheels

Serious Buyers only.

Cash only / No trades as I have to many cars.

Will ship worldwide. Buyer to arrange all shipping. Seller must receive all funds before the vehicle will be released.

Will also accept bank wire transfers