For Sale: 1974 Volkswagen Thing in O'Fallon, Illinois

Vehicle Description

Gateway Classic Cars of Orlando is proud to offer this 1974 Volkswagen Thing! The Volkswagen Thing was VWs civilian version of the military Type 181. Like the Jeep, it found a niche among the outdoor sportsman and the 'urban rebel' market and sold well. This 1974 VW Thing is in like new condition with fresh orange paint and no rust or signs of abuse anywhere. It packs a spunky, 1600cc four that pushes this little buggy around with surprising grunt. The four-speed manual shifts well, making this "thing" a pleasure to drive about town or to your favorite beach. The interior appears as new with buckets up front and foldable bench seat in the rear. The seats are wrapped in white vinyl with whimsical tiger striped seat covers. The tan roof is a breeze to lower and raise with matching door inserts and all appear new as well. This 74 Thing is ready for an urban safari; a trusty steed for YOUR next adventure!This 1974 Volkswagen Thing is listed by our Tampa Showroom and can be viewed in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and an HD video at For additional information, please call our knowledgeable staff at (813)645-6200 or email us at [email protected] Our Tampa Showroom is located at 361 30th Street NE Ruskin, FL 33570. Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9 AM to 5 PM EST, please reach out to set an appointment.See more at:

Vehicle Details

  • 1974 Volkswagen Thing
  • Listing ID: CC-1601807
  • Price: $28,000
  • Location:O'Fallon, Illinois
  • Year:1974
  • Make:Volkswagen
  • Model:Thing
  • Exterior Color:Orange
  • Interior Color:White
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:46882
  • Stock Number:TPA2286
  • VIN:GCCTPA2286
Listed By:
Gateway Classic Cars
1237 Central Park Dr
O'Fallon, IL 62269

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