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For Sale: 1973 Volkswagen Thing in Holland, Michigan


Vehicle Description

This VW Thing is great for summer fun, especially with the upgrades that this one has! Featuring disc brakes in the front, alloy wheels, upgraded seats, and a modern stereo. The body is mostly solid with a few blemishes in the usual spots around the windshield and rear quarter panels. This Thing has been repainted recently in the original color of Yellow, and a black stripe has been painted on the hood. With its numerous upgrades this Thing has a slightly more modern feeling driving experience than an all original Thing.


Gene Berg Shifter
Disc Brakes - Front
Drum Brakes - Rear
EMPI Crankshaft Pulley
Weber Carburetors


Paint is in good Condition - Vehicle has been repainted
Top is in Great Condition
Side Windows/Curtains in Great Condition
Painted Black Stripe
Custom Front and Rear Bumpers
PIAA Auxiliary Lamps on front bumper
15" Alloy Wheels
Spare Tire Bracket w/Tire


Newer Style Front Seats - Great condition
Backseat is in great condition
AutoMeter Sport Comp Tachometer
Grant Steering Wheel
Aftermarket Speakers
Aftermarket 'center console' with cupholders

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Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-905766
  • Price:$15,800
  • Location:Holland, Michigan
  • Year:1973
  • Make:Volkswagen
  • Model:Thing
  • Exterior Color:Yellow
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:LF 1513
  • VIN:1832755570