Thing 1 & Thing 2: 1974 Volkswagen Thing(s)

The Volkswagen The Volkswagen Type 181 Thing was a stripped down vehicle used for West German military use as a temporary solution while the Europa Jeep was being developed.  Of course, the Europa Jeep (a 1960s NATO project for a Jeep style vehicle) never made it into production, and the 181 filled in nicely — eventually it was offered for civilian use around the globe. Find these 1974 Volkswagen Thing(s) offered for $8000 each located in Ft Myers, FL via craigslist. Tip from Dascpcu. 

From the seller:

Two vw things for sale. In good condition – 1974. One is white – one is green

Price is $8,000 each FIRM. Serious inquirie’s only please.

Both have been garage kept for the last 18 years that we have owned them. New tires 2 years ago. 

Cars have not been on the road for at least 5 years.

Both engines were rebuilt before we purchased them.

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