1958 VOLKSWAGEN 23 WINDOW CUSTOM BUS - 170339 Sold* at Palm Beach 2014 - Lot #458 1958 VOLKSWAGEN 23 WINDOW CUSTOM BUS https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/170339/170339_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #458

1958 VOLKSWAGEN 23 WINDOW CUSTOM BUS

Auction Palm Beach 2014
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 458
Year 1958
Make VOLKSWAGEN
Model 23 WINDOW
Style CUSTOM BUS
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 295668
Exterior Color CHESTNUT BROWN & SEALING WAX R
Interior Color TAN
Cylinders 4
Engine Size 1,600CC
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #458 - Custom 1958 Volkswagen deluxe microbus 23 window with double cargo doors. Walk thru model with stay-fast canvas roll back rag top. This bus has safari windows and jail bars, and the stock church key for the gas cap and engine cover. This bus has gone through an extensive nut and bolt, rotisserie restoration with no expense spared. Done in the warm and pleasing paint scheme of Sealing Wax Red and Chestnut Brown with a custom tan interior that includes new upholstered seating, German square weave carpeting, mohair headliner, stay-fast canvas rag top and original style rubber mats. It has a new balanced 1,600cc motor, 12-volt system and is wearing brand new wide white tires on stock wheels. It comes with over 140 photographs showing the highest level of restoration in the industry. Custom made rotisserie, highest level of epoxy primers and a base coat/clear coat paint job that has been hand rubbed. During the build every gasket, seal, bolt, trim piece and all new glass were installed. Truly an open checkbook restoration.
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