Name : Vermeulen Tom Country : Belgium
Bus info :D.O.B.: 20 januari 1966 Color : Cumulus White / Sea Blue Engine : 1300CC
original 6V bus , steeringlock , BN4 Eberspacher heater as options . plans are bigger engine , straight axle kit , and complete restauration in a couple off years . Home made interior . Still mostly original colors.
Name : Country : UK
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1 April 1967 Color : Cumulus White / Sea Blue Engine : 1600CC Twin port
Resprayed in yellow and white , IRS with a 1302 beetle gearbox , lowered 12-15 cm , custom interior , original 1967 Blaupunkt radio . Right hand drive.
Name : Dan Epperly Country : California / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Blue White / Sea Blue Engine : 1776CC
Bus was restored last summer to stock specifications ( exept engine and gearbox) , freeway flyer transmission , Meshgrey interior seats and panels Full lenght middle seat , walk thru model .
Name : Jimi Rowe Country : UK
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Army green (swedish) Engine : 1600CC
Ex Swedish army bus , in restauration , will be back on the road with Barndoor wheels and chunky tyres.
Name : Jorge Country : New Mexico / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1964 Color : Blue White / Turquoise Engine :
Walktrough model 235 . It was ordered with all seats,panels and factory 2 tone paint job. The bus has the M-codes for all the options. Planning to restore it in a couple of years but getting it running this summer .
Name : Kristoff Van Der Jeught Country : Belgium
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1963 Color : Engine : 1600CC SP
Californian import , partly restored ; 14" porsche fuch's , lowered , home made interior . Plans are getting the bus back to original .
Name : Todd Williams Country : Florida / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 16 May 1958 Color : Dove Blue Engine : okrasa tsv 1300 36hp
logoed as the capital pub from a pub in our states capital district...straight axle split case trans type 3 brakes in rear 4 inch narrowed beam on sprint stars...drive almost every day and never close the roof
Name : Steve Paterson Country : California / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1956 Color : Dove Blue Engine : Stock 36hp
In restauration . It will be completely stock, with the original crashbox tranny and 36hp engine with the correct number for the month of the bus (February 1956).
Name : Velvetgreen Country : Ontario / Canada
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1960 Color : Light Grey L345 Engine : 1600CC
70's paintjob . Removing the paint to reveal the original color's. bought in 1994 sold it in 1998 and bought back in 2006. Original imported into Alberta Canada .
Name : KWZ Country : Missouri / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1957 Color : palm green/sand green Engine : Stock 36hp
Sold new in Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA. Under restauration for 11 years now . Bus is complete and will be 100%stock when finished. you can follow this project on : http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=347577&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0
Name : Steve Smart Country : New Zealand / UK
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Army green (swedish) Engine : 2.2 subaru engine
Soon to be shipped to New Zealand from the UK . Converted to a 5-speed Porsche box with 2.2 Subaru engine.
Name : Country : UK
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1963 Color : Army green (swedish) Engine : 1641CC
Ex swedish army bus , lowered , custom interior , 1300 gearbox and a Turbo Thomas fully merged stainless header and muffler.
Name : Pete Keesling Country : California / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: April 1960 Color : Mango Green/Seagull Grey Engine : stock 40hp
Running a 1200cc engine at the moment but planning to put in a stock 40hp engine again . Purchased from the original owners and came with all history off the bus . Had a Westfalia interior to drive around europe before the owner shipped it to the USA . Mango color still the original color , the grey is repainted . Well preserved bus and a daily driver .
Name : Kenny Jure Jr. Country : Southern California / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 7 May 1965 Color : Sealing Wax Red / Beige Grey Engine : 1600CC
Completely restored . Bought from previous owner during the restoration . The bus stayed it's whole life in Socal .
Name : Roberto Preciado Country : Southern California / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 2 November 1965 Color : L345 Light Grey Engine : 2027CC
Was originally shipped to Bolivia with an SO-23 Westfalia interior and Mesh Grey seats . Bus is now in Sealingwax Red and Beuge Grey colors but plans are to get it back to stock color. Also will be back on stock height .
Name : Ton Country : Netherlands
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Cumulus White / Sea Blue Engine : 1776CC
More info to come
Name : Rick Jong Country : Netherlands
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1956 Color : Engine :
Ex German police bus . Restored by BBT to stock specifications .
Name : Matt Cuddy Country : Pennsylvania / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: May 1961 Color : Mouse Grey / Pearl White Engine : no engine
It is currently being worked on to get it back on the road….
Name : Pat McCaffery Country : Colorado / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Engine :
More info to come
Name : Country :
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1958 Color : L312 Palm Green / L311 Sand Green Engine :
Professionally restored to original specifications, many NOS parts. Photo documented. Interior by West Coast Classic. Bob Mohler Transaxle. It left the Volkswagen factory on October 23, 1957.
Name : Emil Hallström Country : Sweden
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Army Green (Swedisch) Engine : 1500cc
Bus is currently under restoration , it has a 70mm narrowed beam and creative engeneering IRS . Safari windows and six popouts installed , new paint , fuch's wheels . Deluxe trim on its way !!
Name : Jakob Munkhammar Country : Sweden
Bus info : D.O.B.: 22 august 1965 Color : Army Green (swedish) Engine : 1600cc
Type: 237 . Double-door. Originally ordered by the Swedish Army. Became a civilian in April 1973. Unused 1977-2007. Currently undergoing a rolling restoration. Plans change all the time...
Name : Rob Fern Country : U.K.
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1966 Color : Cumulus White / Sea Blue Engine : 1776cc
Getting a full resto as we speak and should be done by the end off the year . She was from Dusseldorf and imported to the UK 6 years ago , totally rust and with the sunroof missing. Will be done in Velvet green, staight axle, drop spindles, stock wheels, home made interior , and used as a daily driver.
Name : Simon Country : Germany
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1964 Color : Army Green Engine : 1776cc
It was a German army bus that was used to fix things for the army . Plans are just enjoying and driving the bus .
Name : Thomas Country : Germany
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1966 Color : White Engine : 2000cc
More info and pics to come
Name : Kevin Whitford / Tia Allen Country : UK
Bus info : D.O.B.: september 1964 Color : army green Engine : 1600cc
Plans are turning this over to a custom bus , but still keeping the original features. e.g. sunroof definitely being kept and the samba pressings being revealed as a feature.
Name : Mitch Country : California / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Sea Blue / Cumulus White Engine : unknown
Plans are to get it back to original colors , stock interior , a mild drop and restore the 5 spoke rims . Getting it back to its original Cal-Look glory .
Name : Angel Country : Florida / USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1965 Color : Velvet green and white Engine : 1641cc
Plans are to lower the bus, 4 wheel disc brakes, And a custom camper interior.
Name : Adam Debiasi Country : Australia
Bus info : D.O.B.: march 1967 Color : Cumulus white / Sea Bleu Engine :
Getting to the end of the resto . Not sure when the bus got to aus but it was picked up at the factory by the orig owner
Name : Uwe Country : Germany
Bus info : D.O.B.: sept 1956 Color : Sand green /Palm green Engine :
Typ VW 2/28 Fahrgestellnummer: 197764
Name : Olivier Country : Belgium
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1964 Color : Blauweis L289 / Samtgrün L512 Engine : 1915cc
never restored or repainted bus . Has a rare slide door and SO22 interior. follow what happens with the bus on : http://www.original-bus.com/mosaik-mosaique-f31/mon-decouvrable-mozaik-so22-de-64-t120.htm
Name : Country : Netherlands
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1954 Color : Engine :
Currently for sale at BBT Belgium for the price off 49500€ . It's an older restauration but well done and the bus still looks amazing .
Name : Country :
Bus info : D.O.B.: Color : Dove Blue Engine :
Not much known about this bus . Was at Bad Camberg , if anyone has any info let me know .
Name : Brent Evans Country : California USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1967 Color : Sea Blue and Cumulus White Engine : 1600cc dual carbs
Some of its many features include the factory sunroof, factory sliding cargo door option, being a genuine European specification Bus with blade bumpers, split bucket taillights with original amber and red lenses, factory locking steering column/fahrt start ignition system, and a kilometer speedometer. It is also a desirable factory 6 popout window Bus, has had a set of safari windows added, and also features a properly lowered suspension, built transaxle, Porsche alloys, Old Speed front disc brake conversion, factory 12 volt electrics, all 3 rows of seats. Original salt n peper interior . Had a respray once over the original colors
Name : Ferran Country : Spain
Bus info : D.O.B.: 9 april 1962 Color : L380 Turquoise/L289 Blue white Engine : 1.2L 34DIN-PS
the bus is a type 285 with walktru , comogreen panels and seats all original from factory .
Name : Anders Country : Denmark
Bus info : D.O.B.: 28 aug 1964 Color : special laquer 523610 Engine : 1500 cc
1965 model , bought in Sweden in 2007. Now fitted with original Porsche Cosmic wheels , replica Banjo steering wheel and jailbar on the rear window . Won a peoples choice award at the Bugs Funny 2007 meeting in Copenhagen.
Name : Buzz Country : UK
Bus info : D.O.B.: 1954 Color : Engine : 1600 cc
It has a 1959 all og westy campingbox interior , original colors with pinstripe , delux dash and og early fuchs, safaris , RHD , ... Plans are to just use it !!!
Name : Greg Country : USA
Bus info : D.O.B.: sept 16 1957 Color : PG/SG Engine : 1600cc
Owned this bus since 1976
1976 toured USA counterclockwise
1976-1985 daily driver and lots of touring west of the Rockies
2007-2008 my son used the bus to get to high school
Currently garaged, installing new steering gear and sunroof vinyl
Name : Karen Mizzi Country : Australia
Bus info : D.O.B.: december 1954 Color : Brown/Beige Engine : Stock 36hp
RHD delivered to Australia , Beige interior , factory safari windows .
It had a Resto done on it about 20 years ago , and was put away since so it's in great condition with no rust. Planning to keep it like it is stock .