Make that insanity. The listing has been taken down so maybe it was a fraudulent ad.
Finally some sanity has flown into our inbox with this 23-window bus. The VW buses that we see at auction fetch stratospheric prices closing in on and sometimes passing $100 grand! Of course, we haven’t inspected this one in person so we can’t tell if the quality level is up to the standard of the big money buses. But it is a VW bus. How nice does it have to be? It was restored by the seller and has traveled only 6,100 miles since then. Read More
Dutch Volkswagen importer Ben Pon originally came up with the idea for the bus back in 1948. And 2013 marks the end of its production run. Yes Type 2 fans, the venerable VW Bus has been in production down in Brazil since 1957. The last 600 will be made this year and then no more. With that bit of historic information, what would Mr. Pond say about this rare 21-window, double-door bus that is selling for a whopping $149,000! VW bus prices have been on the move for years now. We have seen prices for the 21-window buses hit over $100,000 at auction. But this one has some rare, documented options that set it apart from the rest. Frankly, you have to be a numbers person to really care because these options, although rare, don’t add much to the enjoyment of your vintage bus. Read More