1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Camper Wolfsburg Edition

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July 12, 2023 Update – The high bid did not meet the seller’s reserve price, so we’ve moved this vehicle to our “Buy Now or Make an Offer” page.

Guys With Rides is excited to offer Lot 224, a 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Camper Wolfsburg Edition, in an online, reserve-style auction format for the current caretaker.

Bidding is now open and will continue until 5:00 PM Eastern on Wednesday, July 12, 2023.

This 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Camper Wolfsburg Edition resides in Oregon just north of California.

 

The Deets

Year: 1984
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Vanagon Westafalia Camper Wolfsburg Edition
Location: Medford, Oregon
Mileage: 157,000
VIN: WV2ZB0250EH105917
Exterior Color: Toscana Beige
Interior Color: Patterned Cloth
Engine: 82HP 1.9 Liter water-cooled flat four
Transmission: 4-Speed Manual
Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel: Gas

Current Bid: $3,900

The 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia Camper Wolfsburg Edition was a unique and iconic vehicle that captured the spirit of adventure and freedom associated with the Volkswagen camper vans. It was part of the second generation of the Vanagon series, which was produced from 1980 to 1991.

The Westfalia Camper Wolfsburg Edition was a special trim level offered by Volkswagen, named after the city of Wolfsburg, Germany, where Volkswagen’s headquarters are located. This edition incorporated several additional features and enhancements compared to the standard Vanagon models, making it highly sought after by camping enthusiasts and Volkswagen enthusiasts alike.

One of the key features of the Westfalia Camper Wolfsburg Edition was its pop-top roof. This allowed for additional headroom and sleeping space inside the van when camping. The pop-top could be easily raised or lowered, providing a comfortable sleeping area with a bed and canvas walls to keep insects out while allowing for ventilation.

Inside the van, the Wolfsburg Edition featured a well-designed and practical layout. It included a small kitchenette area with a sink, a two-burner propane stove, and a refrigerator. There were also storage cabinets and compartments for utensils, cookware, and food supplies. The van was equipped with fresh and gray water tanks, ensuring a convenient camping experience.

The seating area in the Wolfsburg Edition could be converted into a comfortable bed, allowing for sleeping accommodations for up to four people. The rear bench seat could be folded to create a spacious sleeping area, while the front seats could swivel to face the living area. This versatile layout made the van suitable for both camping and everyday use.

In terms of powertrain, the 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia Camper Wolfsburg Edition was typically equipped with a 1.9-liter water-cooled four-cylinder engine, which produced around 83 horsepower. It featured a manual transmission, typically with four forward gears. The rear-wheel-drive configuration provided decent performance on the road, while the compact size of the van made it relatively maneuverable.

The exterior of the Wolfsburg Edition showcased some unique design elements. It typically featured two-tone paint, with a solid color on the bottom and a contrasting color on the top. The Volkswagen logo and Wolfsburg Edition badges were prominently displayed on the body. The van had large windows for ample natural light and ventilation, and it often had a full-size spare tire mounted on the rear.

The 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia Camper Wolfsburg Edition was a highly regarded vehicle for camping and adventure enthusiasts. Its compact size, practical interior layout, and additional features made it a versatile and comfortable camper van. The Wolfsburg Edition added a touch of exclusivity and style, making it a cherished classic among Volkswagen enthusiasts to this day.

Currently located in Oregon just over the California border, the current caretaker reports the following about their Westfalia Camper for sale:

Wolfsburg Edition, 4-Speed Manual Transmission, Odometer at 54,052 Miles. Has a new 1.9 liter rebuilt water-cooled engine, drive belts, and a new clutch plate. The heating and cooling system was recently serviced and recharged. Low mileage as this vehicle was only used for short trips over the last years.
• Body is completely rust-free. The vehicle has mostly been kept in our garage.
• The interior has been completely renovated and restored to its original condition. New interior finishes throughout include new carpeting. All seat covers were recently re-upholstered and are brand new German replacements.
• The interior is in excellent condition: features a kitchenette with stainless steel sink, water filter, 2-plate stove, refrigerator, convertible lower bed and upper loft bed in pop-up space, multiple storage cabinets and lockers, pull-out swivel tables, privacy curtains, clothes closet, operable adjustable sunroof.
• Pop-top canvas roof enclosure in great condition with removable zip-open view screens in the sleeping bay.
• Exterior looks great! Recently been decontaminated, polished, and sealed with Ceramic Coating. New chrome bumpers and side guards. There are four new all-season Michelin tires, original VW logo chrome hub caps, 110 Volt exterior electrical hook-ups, and a freshwater tank. Has an easy-to-install front-end custom protection cover to protect the vehicle on unpaved roads. Generally excellent body aside from one small rear dent.
Vanagon has a clean Title and comes with an owner’s manual. Many upgrades. Has been well maintained and comes with current registration

To help you make informed bids, we’re providing you with access to Classic.com, the analytics and search engine for the Classic Car market, that provides an interactive graph of recent comparable sales year-to-date. By clicking on the green dots, you can navigate to each comparable car sold as a way to help you make an educated bid on the Westy we are featuring for auction here:

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If you have any questions about this 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia Wolfsburg Edition Camper, please leave a comment below or feel free to call Rudy directly at 877-468-6497.  Thank you for looking, and happy bidding!

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