Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

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Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by starbug1 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 8:22 pm

Thinking of selling my .... uk right hand drive 1957 Heg425, Uk's oldest surviving CAMPER. Pitt moto (before peter pitt met mr cantabury). It has never been welded and is solid. All standard, 1200 6v, semaphores, working heaters from the control, fuel reserve lever, manual choke, original working blue star radio & Loads of amazing history. It has been displayed in the wolfsburg museum back in '88.
Not sure if i'm allowed to start a post with out a price...
4 owners from new, Pile of history inc a few old mags it was featured in.
HEG425 lived in a heated vw training center for a lot of its life, all Mot's back to 1985 (when i believe it was first put on the road after many years of sitting in the training center )
This has got to be a piece of vw history as Peter Pitt is the godfather of vw campers!

******UPDATE*****
This is going to be advertised for sale soon on a few sites... It has just had (nearly complete) lower half and roof painted in cellulose just to freshen it up... center half is still in its original cellulose paint!
I will take £28k, no offers at this stage. I will be putting it up elsewhere @ £30k once complete.
Here to sell... You will not find another like this one!
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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by 211vanman » Mon Jul 30, 2012 8:37 pm

Very very nice
[img]http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h303/ ... 9d2b84.jpg[/img]

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Post by starbug1 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 8:53 pm

viewtopic.php?f=46&t=82402

P.s. I also have it's original first log book :wink:


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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by starbug1 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 9:32 pm

...it still has its original starter handle (and a starter motor!)


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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by starbug1 » Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:03 am

I'm not sure how to up-load pictures but i have a few pics on my facebook page on the link below:

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set ... 410&type=3

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Post by Sooty » Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:09 am

Image

You were in this at Dubs int Dales yes?

Lovely lovely bus... 8)

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Post by starbug1 » Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:17 am

Cheers for adding picture Sooty...
I emailed Leanne re wedding and had no reply, perhaps she got sorted elsewhere?
Yes, i camped @ dubs in 't dales in the pitt, I've not had it out since except for mot last week (which it saled through needing nothing!)
Did you enjoy the show darn sarf at the weekend ?

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Post by paneldave » Wed Aug 01, 2012 7:11 am

Hi there,
Your right! Your not allowed to start a post without a price.
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Post by OP » Wed Aug 01, 2012 9:25 am

I thought it said £35k earlier?

Nice bus though, fav colour combo 8)
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Post by PastDown » Wed Aug 01, 2012 2:48 pm

Lovely bus, one of the 1st Pits! I agree a lovely colour combination.
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Post by starbug1 » Wed Aug 01, 2012 9:01 pm

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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by starbug1 » Sat Nov 24, 2012 7:02 pm

This is going to be advertised for sale soon on a few sites... It has just had (nearly complete) lower half and roof painted in cellulose just to freshen it up... center half is still in its original cellulose paint!
I will take £28k, no offers at this stage. I will be putting it up elsewhere @ £30k once complete.
Here to sell... You will not find another like this one!

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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by miles » Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:07 pm

I know i've already asked, but do you fancy a swap (23.5k), with cash your way?

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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by starbug1 » Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:26 pm

Sorry Gizmo, Looking for a straight (ish) sale. I would maybe take something up to £5k in px.

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Re: Uk RHD 1957 pitt-moto

Post by vwgillybilly » Sun Nov 25, 2012 1:16 pm

Anyone wanna buy my so23? My god, that's unbelievably lovely!

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